The ‘Lion’ is one of the world’s toughest animals.

Lions are extremely courageous animals that engage in combat to protect their family.

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Best Lion Quotes

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True, the lion is a mighty, noble animal, but it is an animal nevertheless! ~ Mehmet Murat ildan.

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The roaring lion kills no game. ~ African Proverb.

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If the lion was advised by the fox, he would be cunning. ~ William Blake.

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The lion and the calf shall lie down together, but the calf won’t get much sleep. ~ Woody Allen.

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It’s better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life. ~ Elizabeth Kenny.

The lion is not so fierce as it is painted. ~ Spanish Proverb

The gait of the lion is relaxed until he is ready to charge. The charge is a series of great springs. ~ Theodore M. Vestal.

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The lion is most handsome when looking for food. ~ Rumi.

The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort. ~ Chanakya.

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Only a lion can recognize a lion’s roar. ~ Kodo Sawaki.

Naked lions are just as dangerous as elegantly dressed ones. ~ Susan Cain.

Top Lion Quotes

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Lions are the ones who never look back on barking dogs. ~ M. Rehan Behleem.

Lions make leopards tame. ~ William Shakespeare.

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The lion is known by its claw. ~ Roman Proverb.

Truth does not sit in a cave and hide like a lie. It wanders around proudly and roars loudly like a lion. ~ Suzy Kassem.

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If you want to be a lion, you have to train with lions. ~ Carlson Gracie.

Son, sometimes you have to be a lion, so you can be the lamb you really are. ~ Dave Chapelle.

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A lion runs the fastest when he is hungry. ~ Salman Khan.

A lion’s work hours are only when he’s hungry; once he’s satisfied, the predator and prey live peacefully together. ~ Chuck Jones.

Lions would have fared better, had lions been the artists. ~ John Henry Newman.

Lions are neither predators nor killers. They just go for hunting like kings; because they are the kings! ~ Munia Khan.

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The lion who breaks the enemy’s ranks is a minor hero compared to the lion who overcomes himself. ~ Rumi.

Lions don’t have to roar. There is power in silence, confidence, and persistence. Those who work don’t talk, and those who talk don’t work. Handle your business. Measure your efforts by results. Focus your time, energy, and activity on mastering and executing a plan. ~ Les Brown.

My soul is among lions. ~ Bible.

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The lion is the defender of faith, strength, valor, fortitude, and kingliness. ~ Murray Zimiles.

You know the lion is dangerous when it is quiet, stalking, sneaking up on its prey. Only after it has ambushed and killed its prey does the lion roar. It wants to intimidate the jackals. ~ J. Hand.

When the lion is dead the hares jump upon its carcass. ~ Italian Proverb.

When a lion meets another with a louder roar, the first lion thinks the last a bore. ~ George Bernard Shaw.

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A lion doesn’t concern itself with the opinion of sheep. ~ George R.R. Martin.

Destroy the lion while he is but a whelp. ~ Portuguese Proverb.

Some people lose all respect for the lion unless he devours them instantly. There is no pleasing some people. ~ Will Cuppy.

An injured lion still wants to roar. ~ Randy Pausch.

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When a lion sleeps, let him sleep. ~ Yiddish Proverb.

A truly strong person does not need the approval of others any more than a lion needs the approval of sheep. ~ Vernon Howard.

The lion cares less about being king of the beasts than about finding his dinner. ~ Mason Cooley.

Famous Lion Quotes

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.

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Don’t wake the sleeping lion. ~ Jamaican Proverb.

Lions at home, foxes abroad. ~ Roman Proverb

When a lion doesn’t get its prey, it remains hungry. When the prey saves himself, he has not won, but has saved his life. ~ Uday Kotak.

One meal a day is enough for a lion, and it ought to be for a man. ~ George Fordyce.

The truth is like a lion. You don’t have to defend it. Let it loose. It will defend itself. ~ St. Augustine.

It is better to have a lion at the head of an army of sheep, than a sheep at the head of an army of lions. ~ Daniel Defoe.

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The lion is the defender of faith, strength, valor, fortitude, and kingliness. ~ Murray Zimiles.

Saying the lion is kind of the beasts says something about lions and also something about kings. ~ Judith Lynne Hanna.

If a lion could speak, it would not understand itself. ~ Michael Frayn.

The lion cannot protect himself from traps, and the fox cannot defend himself from wolves. One must therefore be a fox to recognize traps, and a lion to frighten wolves. ~ Niccolo Machiavelli.

Inspiring Lion Quotes

Courage is poorly housed that dwells in numbers; the lion never counts the herd that are about him, nor weighs how many flocks he has to scatter. ~ Aaron Hill.

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If it sounds like a sheep but looks like a lion, it’s probably a lion. ~ Nicholas Eames.

A lion is made up of the lambs he’s digested. ~ George Seferis.

The lion is ashamed, it’s true, when he hunts with the fox. ~ Gotthold Ephraim Lessing.

The lion is an emblem of the dream of absolute power – and, as a wild rather than a domestic animal, he belongs to a world outside the realm of society and culture. ~ Charles H. Hinnant.

Do not pluck the beard of a dead lion. ~ Roman Proverb.

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Even a hare, the weakest of animals, may insult a dead lion. ~ Aesop.

A Lion is called a ‘king of beasts’ obviously for a reason. ~ Jack Hanna.

If the lion didn’t bite the tamer every once in a while, it wouldn’t be exciting. ~ Darrell Waltrip.

A Lion that hunts for survival in the jungle does not envy the one being fed in a zoo. ~ Suhaib Rumi.

Be as a lion in the path. Be dangerous even in defeat. ~ Anton Szandor LaVey.

So these were the 57 quotes about Lions.

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