Lambs Quotes

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

Maureen Johnson
“I looked at the stained-glass image of the lamb in the window above me, but that only reminded me that lambs are famous for being led to slaughter, or sometimes hanging out with lions in ill-advised relationships.”
Maureen Johnson, The Name of the Star

Lois McMaster Bujold
“No, amusing me only, I wonder if they realize how they are used?"
"Not a bit. They think they are the emperors of creation."
"Poor lambs."
"That's not how I'd describe them."
"I was thinking of animal sacrifice."
"Ah. That's closer.”
Lois McMaster Bujold, Shards of Honour

George R.R. Martin
“Why did you make your people lambs, when the world is full of wolves.”
George R.R. Martin, A Dance with Dragons

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“It goes without saying that even those of us who are going to hell will get eternal life—if that territory really exists outside religious books and the minds of believers, that is. Having said that, given the choice, instead of being grilled until hell freezes over, the average sane human being would, needless to say, rather spend forever idling in an extremely fertile garden, next to a lamb or a chicken or a parrot, which they do not secretly want to eat, and a lion or a tiger or a crocodile, which does not secretly want to eat them.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana, The Use and Misuse of Children

Conn Iggulden
“As he prepared to ride on, he chuckled at the thought of the wolf entering the sheepfold. He would not ride with fire and destruction. The shepherd did not frighten his own pretty lambs.”
Conn Iggulden, Khan: Empire of Silver

James William Peercy
“It is an interesting thing, love ,” the Princess stated. “It can turn lambs into heroes, and heroes into lambs.”
James William Peercy, The Wall Outside

“Lambs are sacrificed but rats survive.”
Tom Sweterlitsch, The Gone World
tags: lambs, rats

“Gamboling is happiness in motion.”
Joan Jarvis Ellison, Shepherdess: Notes from the Field

Greg  Curtis
“And there shall come a kingdom in which the lion shall lie down with the lamb. Unfortunately for the lamb it shall be inside the lion!”
Greg Curtis