The wolf and the lamb shall feed together, and the lion shall eat straw like the bullock: and dust shall be the serpent's meat. They shall not hurt nor destroy in all my holy mountain, saith the L.
How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child!william shakespeare
Think him as a serpent's egg Which, hatch'd, would, as his kind, grow mischievous, And kill him in the shell.william shakespeare
How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is To have a thankless child!
By them there sat the loving pelican, Whose young ones, poison'd by the serpent's sting, With her own blood to life again doth bring.Michael Drayton