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"A lamb in a city of wolves." - Karen Marie Moning

"Lamb is such a beautiful thing." - Action Bronson

"I'm a little lamb who's lost in the wood." - Ira Gershwin

"And so the lion fell in love with the lamb." - Stephenie Meyer

"Whoever eats the Lamb outside this House is profane." - St Jerome

"He is brought as a lamb to the slaughter." - Bible

"Lefty Grove could throw a lamb chop past a wolf." - Arthur Baer

"An Englishman, being flattered, is a lamb; threatened, a lion." - George Chapman

"Apparently, Stephen Hunter does a fantastic barbecue lamb." - Peter Hambleton

"The wolf always charges the lamb with muddying the stream." - Elihu Root

"God tempers the wind to the shorn lamb." - Laurence Sterne

"Someday the lion is going to lie down with the lamb, but the lamb isn't going to get much sleep." - Woody Allen

"No absolute is going to make the lion lie down with the lamb: unless the lamb is inside." - D H Lawrence

"Democracy is two wolves and a lamb deciding what to have for dinner. Liberty is a well-armed lamb." - Anonymous

"Maybe da Vinci didn't serve lamb in his painting of the Last Supper, but there was room for interpretation. Jesus himself was the lamb led to the slaughter." - Monica Drake

"The lion will lay down with the lamb...but every morning they'll have to provide a new lamb. Maybe this world is another planet's hell." - Aldous Huxley

"Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch. Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the vote." - Benjamin Franklin

"Maybe da Vinci did' serve lamb in his painting of the Last Supper, but there was room for interpretation. Jesus himself was the lamb led to the slaughter." - Monica Drake

"The tiger will never lie down with the lamb; he acknowledges no pact that is not reciprocal. The lamb must learn to run with the tigers." - Angela Carter

"Death eats up all things, both the young lamb and the old sheep." - Miguel De Cervantes

"You might as well be hung for a sheep as a lamb." - Howard W. Koch

"He is indeed the 'Lamb.' There is nothing harsh or haughty or retaliative about Him." - J. Sidlow Baxter

"If you throw a lamb chop in the oven, what's to keep it from getting done?" - Joan Crawford

"Even our tears of repentance need to be washed in the blood of the Lamb." - Jerry Bridges

"You might as well be hung for a sheep as a lamb." - Howard Koch

"From all that dims Thy Calvary, O Lamb of God, deliver me." - Amy Carmichael

"The shepherd will deny the diseased lamb in fear of the flock." - Khalil Gibran

"Until the wolf shall lay with lamb, we'd better be the wolves." - Ehud Barak

"Whether men are pleased or not, we will, we must, worship the Lamb that was slain." - John Newton

"It's not in the nature of the lamb to mourn the lion." - Peter Watts

"But she'd wanted him there and there he was. A lamb ready for slaughter." - Cecily Von Ziegesar

"My soul grazes like a lamb on the beauty of an indrawn tide." - Pat Conroy

"There is as much love between you and me as between the wolf and the lamb." - Horace

"A stream where alike the elephant may swim, and the lamb may wade." - Pope Gregory I

"The lamb misused breeds public strife And yet forgives the butcher's knife." - William Blake

"There is no place to hide but in the blood of the Lamb." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"Mary had a little lamb, its fleece electrostatic / And everywhere Mary went, the lights became erratic." - David Foster Wallace

"March isn't the only thing that's in like a lion and out like a lamb." - Mae West

"Behold the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!" - John the Baptist

"It's not in the nature of the lamb to mourn the lion." - Peter Watts

"Honey, ... When a wolf watches a lamb, he's not thinking about the lamb's mommy." - Patricia Briggs

"Democracy is like having two wolves and a lamb decide what is for dinner." - Benjamin Franklin

"Nothing appeases an enraged elephant so much as the sight of a little lamb." - Saint Francis De Sales

"Mrs. Ape's famous hymn, There ain't no flies on the Lamb of God." - Evelyn Waugh

"Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world!" - Bible

"It's better to live one day as a lion than a hundred years as a lamb." - John Gotti

"Lamb of God, who takest away the sins of the world, have mercy on us." - The Missal

"March comes in like a lion, and goes out like a lamb." - Proverbs

"Well, you certainly are the most wonderfully woolly baa-lamb that ever stepped." - P G Wodehouse

"God is in the tiger as well as in the lamb." - John Updike

"Immoral" is the judgment of the stalled ox on the gamboling lamb." - Ambrose Bierce

"Shallows where a lamb could wade and depths where an elephant would drown." - Matthew Henry

"Democracy is four wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch." - Ambrose Bierce

"I was driving by, doing a security check... and I smelled leg of lamb." Morelli" - Janet Evanovich

"You might as well be hung for a sheep as a lamb." - Howard E Koch

"I believe in nonfat. I gain two pounds when I eat a lamb chop." - Evelyn Lauder

"To rise with the lark, and go to bed with the lamb." - Nicholas Breton

"We rise with the lark and go to bed with the lamb." - Nicholas Breton

"Little Lamb, who made thee? Dost thou know who made thee?" - William Blake

"A lamb appears a lion, and we fear Each bush we see's a bear." - Francis Quarles

"I have written a wicked book, and feel spotless as the lamb." - Herman Melville

"The English writer, Charles Lamb, said one day: "I hate that man." "But you don't know him." "Of course, I don't," said Lamb. "Do you think I could possibly hate a man I know?"" - Charles Lamb

"Booth led boldly with his bass drum (Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?) The Saints smiled gravely, and they said He's come. (Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?)" - Vachel Lindsay

"And so the lion fell in love with the lamb..." he murmured. I looked away, hiding my eyes as I thrilled to the word. "What a stupid lamb," I sighed. "What a sick, masochistic lion." - Stephenie Meyer

"Do I believe in arbitration? I do. But not in arbitration between the lion and the lamb, in which the lamb is in the morning found inside the lion" - Samuel Gompers

"The Church is built on the rock of Peter, and he who eats the Lamb outside this holy dwelling is reprobate .. .He who eats the Lamb outside this Apostolic See has no part with God!" - Pope Pius IX

"To my mind, the life of a lamb is no less precious than that of a human being. I should be unwilling to take the life of a lamb for the sake of the human body." - Mahatma Gandhi

"The lion and the lamb may, possibly, sometime lay down in this world together for a few minutes, but when the lion comes to get up, the lamb will be missing." - Josh Billings

"We lived like that Happy Family you sometimes see in traveling zoos: a lion caged with a lamb. It is a startling exhibit but the lamb has to be replaced frequently." - Robert A Heinlein

"Do I believe in arbitration? I do. But not in arbitration between the lion and the lamb, in which the lamb is in the morning found inside the lion." - Samuel Gompers

"My wife and I use a lot of garlic and rosemary with roast lamb. It has to be New Zealand lamb. The domestic variety is too gamy, in my experience." - Alfred Molina

"The lion and the lamb may, possibly, sumtime lay down in this world together for a fu minnits, but when the lion kums tew git up, the lamb will be missing." - Josh Billings

"What is the life of a man more than the life of a lamb, or any guiltless animal?" - James Hogg

"The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid." - Isaiah

"There is no greater love than the love the wolf feels for the lamb-it-doesn't-eat." - Helene Cixous

"He (Charles Lamb) had felt, thought, and suffered so much that he literally had intolerance for nothing." - Leigh Hunt

"Democracy is not freedom. Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to eat for lunch." - Andrew Napolitano

"Either sin is with you, lying on your shoulders, or it is lying on Christ, the Lamb of God." - Martin Luther

"What a magnificent accomplishment to be able to stay alive as an innocent lamb in the land of guilty wolves!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid." - Bible

"The only gift is a portion of thyself... the poet brings his poem; the shepherd his lamb..." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The only gift is a portion of thyself . . . the poet brings his poem; the shepherd his lamb. . . ." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"There is no greater love than the love the wolf feels for the lamb-it-does'-eat." - Helene Cixous

"Which is worse? the wolf who cries before eating the lamb or the wolf who does not." - Leo Tolstoy

"To my mind, the life of a lamb is no less precious than that of a human being." - Mahatma Gandhi

"I've always liked, someday the lamb will lay by the lion.... but it won't get much sleep." - Woody Allen

"Envy, my son, wears herself away, and droops like a lamb under the influence of the evil eye." - Jacopo Sannazaro

"Only in art will the lion lie down with the lamb, and the rose grow without the thorn." - Martin Amis

"Only in art will the lion lie down with the lamb, and the rose grow without thorn." - Martin Amis

"It's long been a cliche in Washington that if you hang a lamb chop in your window, guests will come." - Suzanne Fields

"Remember that God under the Law ordained a Lamb to be offered up to Him every Morning and Evening." - Thomas Ken

"I can't write a book like 'Lamb' or 'Fool' every year. It just takes too much research and craft." - Christopher Moore

"New-season lamb shoulder, cooked pink, is the perfect platform for a mixture of fresh and cooked herbs." - Yotam Ottolenghi

"The lion shall never lie down with the lamb. The lion eternally shall devour the lamb, the lamb eternally shall be devoured. Man knows the great consummation in the flesh, the sensual ecstasy, and that is eternal. Also the spiritual ecstasy of unanimity, that is eternal. But the two are separate and never to be confused." - D H Lawrence

"Some would say the Creator is a lamb. Some would say he's a lion. Some would say both. The fact is, he is neither a lamb nor a lion. These are fiction. Metaphors. Yet the Creator is both a lamb and a lion. These are both truths." - Ted Dekker

"Mary had a little lamb, Its fleece was white as snow, And everywhere that Mary went The lamb was sure to go. He followed her to school one day- That was against the rule, It made the children laugh and play, To see a lamb at school." - Sarah Josepha Hale

"There is nothing in nature quite so joyful as the very young and silly lamb - odd that it should develop into that dull and sober animal the sheep." - Esther Meynell

"I seem to have gathered up a stray lamb in my arms: you wandered out of the fold to seek your shepherd, did you, Jane?" - Charlotte Bronte

"When all other hope is gone, our Father in Heaven provides the Lamb of God, and we are saved by his sacrifice." - Dallin H. Oaks

"Peace is a very complicated concept. When the lion gobbles up the lamb and wipes his lips, then there's peace. Well, I ain't for that peace at all." - Abbie Hoffman

"The simple shepherds heard the voice of an angel and found their Lamb; the wise men saw the light of a star and found their Wisdom." - Fulton J Sheen

"The world seemed a bad and terrible place, all its denizens suspect, and I the lamb wandering through the valley of death with a bell around my neck." - Charlaine Harris

"When to the cross I turn my eyes,And rest on Calvary,O Lamb of God, my sacrifice,I must remember Thee." - James Montgomery

"And did those feet in ancient time Walk upon England's mountains green? And was the holy Lamb of God On England's pleasant pastures seen?" - William Blake

"He hath borne himself beyond the promise of his age, doing, in the figure of a lamb, the feats of a lion." - William Shakespeare

"Always remember: If you're alone in the kitchen and you drop the lamb, you can always just pick it up. Who's going to know?" - Julia Child

"O Cassius, you are yoked with a lamb That carries anger as the flint bears fire; Who, much enforced, shows a hasty spark, And straight is cold again." - William Shakespeare

"There is no flock, however watched and tended, But one dead lamb is there! There is no fireside howso'er defended, But has one vacant chair." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"You are yoked with a lamb, That carries anger as the flint bears fire; Who, much enforced, shows a hasty spank, And straight is cold again." - William Shakespeare

"In his normal state he would not strike a lamb. I"ve known him to do it" "Do what?" "Not strike lambs" - P G Wodehouse

"We are faithful not to the triumphant golden eagle (ironically, also an imperial symbol of power in Rome) but to the slaughtered Lamb." - Shane Claiborne

"Oh! where does faithful Gelert roam, The flow'r of all his race? So true, so brave; a lamb at home, A lion in the chase." - William Spencer

"You are yoked with a lamb, That carries anger as the flint bears fire; Who, much enforced, shows a hasty spank, And straight is cold again." - William Shakespeare

"It's hard coming in here talking a big game. It's hard, it's hard. It's a lamb coming to the wolves and throwing meat at them." - Richard Sherman

"Redeemed how I love to proclaim it. Redeemed by the blood of the Lamb. Redeemed thru His infinite mercy His child and forever I am." - Fanny Crosby

"The voice of an Angel, the Heart of a Lamb, the spirit of a Lioness, the presence of a Goddess, love you R.I.P Whitney Houston." - Wyclef Jean

"Mary had a little sheep, With the sheep she went to sleep. The sheep turned out to be a ram, And Mary had a little lamb." - Steven Tyler

"The Bible isn't a storybook with many heroes. No, there's only one hero in Scripture: the Son, the Lamb, the Savior, the King, the Redeemer - Jesus." - Paul David Tripp

"With luck, a writer capable of producing both Slouching Towards Kalamazoo and The Blood of the Lamb will not remain unappreciated for long." - Adam Kirsch

"In his normal state he would not strike a lamb. I've known him to do it' 'Do what?' 'Not strike lambs" - P G Wodehouse

"The Cross did not happen to Jesus: He came on purpose for it. He is "the Lamb slain from the foundation of the world." - Oswald Chambers

"When the stars threw down their spears, and watered heaven with their tears, did he smile his work to see? Did he who made the Lamb make thee?" - William Blake

"The Bible is a stream of running water, where alike the elephant may swim, and the lamb walk without losing its feet." - Pope Gregory I

"If you do not receive Christ as the Lamb who saves and delivers, you will face Him as the Lion who stalks and devours." - Steven J Lawson

"There is no flock, however watched and tended, But one dead lamb is there! There is no fireside, howsoe'er defended, But has one vacant chair!" - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"When to the cross I turn my eyes, And rest on Calvary, O Lamb of God, my sacrifice, I must remember Thee." - James Montgomery

"I have thus played the sedulous ape to Hazlitt, to Lamb, to Wordsworth, to Sir Thomas Browne, to Defoe, to Hawthorne, to Montaigne, to Baudelaire and to Obermann." - Robert Louis Stevenson

"These are they which came out of great tribulation, and have washed their robes, and made them white in the blood of the Lamb." - Bible

"When the stars threw down their spears, And water'd heaven with their tears, Did he smile his work to see? Did he who made the Lamb make thee?" - William Blake

"Oh! for a closer walk with God, A calm and heav'nly frame; A light to shine upon the road That leads me to the Lamb!" - William Cowper

"Just as I am - Thou wilt receive, Wilt welcome, pardon, cleanse, relieve; Because Thy promise I believe, O Lamb of God, I come! I come!" - Charlotte Elliott

"The Lord's Supper! the marriage supper of the Lamb! There are vacant seats around the table here. Will there be dear ones missed at the table there?" - Abbott Eliot Kittredge

"The rapt one, of the godlike forehead, The heaven-eyed creature sleeps in earth: And Lamb, the frolic and the gentle, Has vanished from his lonely hearth." - William Wordsworth

"Jesus Christ as only an example will crush you. You'll never be able to live up to it. But Jesus Christ as the Lamb will save you." - Timothy Keller

"There is no flock, however watched and tended, but one dead lamb is there! There is no fireside howsoe'er defended, but has one vacant chair." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"I used to think all poets were Byronic Mad, bad and dangerous to know. And then I met a few. See Lamb 486:25." - Wendy Cope

"When I'm on the road traveling, the things I miss most are my two children and barbecuing with friends. Rack of ribs, lamb and veal are my specialties." - Angel Cabrera

"I've always maintained that there is a very fine line between a daring, sexy older woman and mutton dressed as lamb." - Joan Collins

"My wife is one of the best wimin on this Continent, altho' she isn't always gentle as a lamb with mint sauce." - Charles Farrar Browne

"Chickpeas are one of my favourite things to serve with chorizo or lamb meatballs; they also work brilliantly as the quiet partner in a vibrant alphonso mango salad." - Yotam Ottolenghi

"In the divine Scriptures, there are shallows and there are deeps; shallows where the lamb may wade, and deeps where the elephant may swim." - John Owen

"I won't eat veal, and my mum won't eat lamb, because she thinks it's a bit harsh to eat cute things." - Nicholas Hoult

"The blood of the lamb applied over the doorpost on the night of Israel's deliverance from Egypt distinguished the obedient from the disobedient. Just so today the applied blood of the Lamb of God is the distinguishing mark of God's called out ones, the church ..." - Billy Graham

"Some people never seem to learn from experience. No matter how often they had seen the lion devour the lamb, they continued to cling to the hope that the nature of the beast might change. If only the lion could get to know the lamb better, they argued, or talk matters over ..." - Emma Goldman

"I like food because you can change it. I mean, there is no such thing as a perfect lamb chop; you can make all types of lamb chops. And that's true of everything. And people eat it and it changes and disappears." - Claes Oldenburg

"As far as a nuclear weapons-free zone, you know, when the lion lies down with the lamb, and you don't need a new lamb every day to satisfy the lion, then we might have this kind of transformation in the Middle East." - Benjamin Netanyahu

"Reluctantly, I pulled out my necklace and showed it to them. Samuel frowned. The little figure was stylized; I suppose he couldn't tell what it was at first. A dog?" asked Zee, staring at my necklace. A lamb," I said defensively, tucking it safely back under my shirt. "Because one of Christ's names is "The Lamb of God."" Samuel's shoulders shook slightly. "I can see it now, Mercy holding a roomful of vampire at bay with her glowing sheep." I gave his shoulder a hard push, aware of the heat climbing to my cheeks, but it didn't help. He sang in a soft taunting voice, "Mercy had a little lamb..." - Patricia Briggs

"Since every mortal power of Coleridge Was frozen at its marvellous source, The rapt one, of the godlike forehead, The heaven-eyed creature sleeps in earth: And Lamb, the frolic and the gentle, Has vanished from his lonely hearth." - William Wordsworth

"Dr Parr...asked him, how he had acquired his power of smoking at such a rate? Lamb replied, 'I toiled after it, sir, as some men toil after virtue.'" - Charles Lamb

"There were twelve dishes of lamb cooked in different rich sauces, with a monster bowl of strange oddments, which I imagine also belonged to the private life of a sheep, floating in rich gravy." - Rosita Forbes



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