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I am more afraid of an army of 100 sheep led by a lion than an army of 100 lions led by a sheep.
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
After all, the wool of a black sheep is just as warm.
The Lord can give, and the Lord can take away. I might be herding sheep next year.
It is the duty of a good shepherd to shear his sheep, not to skin them.
In order to be an immaculate member of a flock of sheep, one must above all be a sheep oneself.
We need more people speaking out. This country is not overrun with rebels and free thinkers. It's overrun with sheep and conformists.
The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are the same.
It is useless for the sheep to pass resolutions in favor of vegetarianism, while the wolf remains of a different opinion.
William Ralph Inge
I've eaten sheep's eyes, the still hot meat from a zebra killed by a lion, and maggots which give you 70 calories to the ounce.
It is not part of a true culture to tame tigers, any more than it is to make sheep ferocious.
Henry David Thoreau
But you can't focus on things that matter if all you've been is asleep for forty years. Funny how sleep rhymes with sheep. You know.
Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many friends.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
I dug the idea that I was being perceived as the black sheep of my family, but for me, it was like, I was a rebel, and that to me was most important.
I'm a little bit more unusual so I consider myself as the black sheep.
Portugal is a high hill with a white watch tower on it flying signal flags. It is apparently inhabited by one man who lives in a long row of yellow houses with red roofs, and populated by sheep who do grand acts of balancing on the side of the hill.
Richard H. Davis
Never trust sheep.
Pacifists are like sheep who believe that wolves are vegetarians.
I was the black sheep of the family, and my mother never really understood me.
People, like sheep, tend to follow a leader - occasionally in the right direction.
The herd instinct among forecasters makes sheep look like independent thinkers.
Sheep farming is heavily subsidized in Great Britain. Without the subsidies, the green grazing in the valley of the River Exe would be gone. The handsome agricultural landscape of which the British are so proud, carefully husbanded since Boudicca's day, would be replaced by natural growth. The most likely growth is real-estate developments.
P. J. O'Rourke
Just because you want to be glamorous, don't be a sheep about your eye makeup.
The American people are sheep. They're comfortable, rich, working. It's like the Romans, they're happy with bread and their spectator sports. The Super Bowl means more to them than any right.
Geographically, Ireland is a medium-sized rural island that is slowly but steadily being consumed by sheep.
Saint Patrick's Day
Taxation: how the sheep are shorn.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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