QuoteProverbs

Lions

The lion is the king of the jungle. Here is a collection of quotes and proverbs about lions.

Lion statue in Brussels



A cornered cat becomes as fierce as a lion.


A flea can trouble a lion more than the lion can harm a flea.

Kenya


A fly may conquer a lion.


Better an ant’s head than a lion’s tail.

Maltese


Better be the head of a dog then the tail of a lion.

It is better to be leader of a small group than a follower in a bigger group.


Better to be an ant’s head than a lion’s tail.

Armenian


Even a lion must defend himself against the flies.


Even the lion has to defend himself against flies.

German


Flies will tickle lions being dead.

English


The brains of a fox will be of little service if you play with the paw of a lion.


The brave flea dares to eat his breakfast on the lip of a lion.


The tiny ant dares to enter the lion’s ear.

Armenian


When spider webs unite they can tie up a lion.

Ethiopian


When spiders unite, they can tie down a lion.

Ethiopian


When spiders’ webs unite, they can tie up a lion.

Ethiopian