It needs but slight provocation to make the wolf devour the lamb.
A sculptor is supposed to be a dull dog anyway, so why should he not break out in colour sometimes, and in my case I'd as soon be hanged for a sheep as a lamb.jacob epstein
I am going like a lamb to the slaughter; but I am calm as a summer's morning; I have a conscience void of offense toward God, and toward all men. I SHALL DIE INNOCENT, AND IT SHALL YET BE SAID OF ME HE WAS MURDERED IN COLD BLOOD.smith, joseph, jr.
To rise with the lark, and go to bed with the lamb.
Though you teach a wolf the paternoster, he will say: "lamb! lamb!"
A male match maker plays with a female match maker, and a wolf plays with a lamb.
From the entire flock, the wolf selects the poor man's only lamb.
The lion shall lie down with the lamb.
God consecrates us with His Spirit; whom He adopts, He anoints; whom He makes sons, He makes saints; He doth not only give them a new name, but a new nature. God turns the wolf into a lamb; He makes the.heart humble and gracious; He works such a change as if another soul did dwell in the same body.
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
O Thou lamb of God that taketh away the sin of the world, what Thou bearest in Thy blessed hands and feet I cannot bear; take it all away. Hide me in the depths of Thy suffering love, mold me to the image of Thy divine passion.horace bushnell
The mixture spoils two good things, as Charles lamb (Elia) used to say of brandy and water.Charles Lamb
Christ is the great Burden bearer the lamb of God who beareth the sin of the world; but in order to enjoy the benefit of His interposition, I must distinctly and for myself take advantage of it. Conscious of my lost estate, I must seek a personal share in the common salvation.