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Lion Jungle

Lion quotes: lions depict bravery, leadership, and royalty, and they’re called “king of the jungle” for a reason: they’re powerful and strong and fearless and literally give no f*cks.  Anyways.  If you need to turn on beast mode, these savage sayings should help.

“It’s better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life.”

“I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion.”

“The lion is, however, rarely heard – much more seldom seen.”

“At a certain point, even if the one alpha male is dominant, at a certain point, there’s a younger lion that is stronger… and everyone knows it.”

“I have the heart of a lion, the strength of 10, and the desire of 1,000 men!”

“A lion sleeps in the heart of every brave man.”

“A Lion does not lose sleep over the opinions of a sheep.”

“Attack your goals like your life depends on it.”

“If you are in the way of my goals and dreams, I suggest you move.”

“The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends on doing should be done by him with a wholehearted and strenuous effort.”

“An injured lion still wants to roar.”

“The lion and the calf shall lie down together but the calf won’t get much sleep.”

“A lion’s work hours are only when he’s hungry; once he’s satisfied, the predator and prey live peacefully together.”

“Are you going to be a lion or a sheep, a leader or a follower?”

“A truly strong person does not need the approval of others any more than a lion needs the approval of sheep.”

“A lion runs the fastest when he is hungry.”

“Fear not, we are of the nature of the lion, and cannot descend to the destruction of mice and such small beasts.”

“With each new day in Africa, a gazelle wakes up knowing he must outrun the fastest lion or perish.  At the same time, a lion stirs and stretches, knowing he must outrun the fastest gazelle or starve.  It’s no different for the human race.  Whether you consider yourself a gazelle or a lion, you have to run faster than others to survive.”

“If a lion could talk, we could not understand him.”

“Look inside my soul and you will see how bad I want it.”

“I’m coming for everything they said I would never have.”

“Don’t ask me who’s influenced me.  A lion is made up of the lambs he’s digested, and I’ve been reading all my life.”

“Everyone wants to eat; few are willing to hunt.”

“In ancient African cultures, a young man was not considered a full member of the tribe, an elder, a man.  He couldn’t marry and he couldn’t own land until he had killed a lion.  It was symbolic.”

“Real beats don’t take sh*t from anybody.”

“FEAR is just false evidence appearing real.”

“I am impelled, not to squeak like a grateful and apologetic mouse, but to roar like a lion out of pride in my profession.”

“The holder of authority is like the rider on a lion – he is envied for his position, but he well knows his position.”

“A lion is called a ‘king of beasts’ – obviously, for a reason.”

“You don’t see sick animals in the wild.  You don’t see lame animals in the wild, and it’s all because of the predator: the lion, the tiger, the leopard, all the cats.”

“Never back down.  Never relent.”

“People go to the zoo and they like the lion because it’s scary.  And the bear because it’s intense, but the monkey makes people laugh.”

“The world is a jungle.  You either fight and dominate or hide and evaporate.”

“When a lion doesn’t get its prey, it remains hungry.  When the prey saves himself, he has not won, but has saved his life.”

“Surround yourself with those who’re hungry for success.”

“I refuse to be outworked, and I consider myself to have the heart of a lion.”

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