Here are some proverbs and quotes about sheep and lambs.

Sheep and lamb
Sheep and lamb

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A drunkard can be a sheep, a monkey or a lion.

Appearance can be deceiving. A wolf can disguise himself as a sheep.

Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner.
James Bovard

He is the black sheep of the family.
He is a disreputable member of the family.

Leave one wolf alive and the sheep are never safe.
(unknown author)
Source: Game of Thrones
Quoted: Arya Stark

March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb.

Might as well be hanged for a sheep as for a lamb.
If the penalty is going to be the same, you might as well commit the greater offence.

People are sheep. TV is the shepherd.
Jess C. Scott

Separate the sheep from the goats.

So he sat down and wished in vain for a wash and a brush. He did not get either, nor tea nor toast nor bacon for his breakfast, only cold mutton and rabbit.
J.R.R. Tolkien
Source: The Hobbit: Or There and Back Again

There is a black sheep in every flock.
In each group there is always someone who doesn't behave like the others.

There is something in the red of a raspberry pie that looks as good to a man as the red in a sheep looks to a wolf.
E.W. Howe

To put saffron in cooking sheep's paunch.
Wasting resources or talent.

Who makes himself a sheep will be eaten by the wolves.

Your teeth are like a flock of sheep that are even shorn, which came up from the washing; whereof every one bear twins, and none is barren among them.
Source: Song of Solomon

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