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Queen Elizabeth I
Queen of England and Ireland 1533-16030
Although I may not be a lioness, I am a lion's cub, and inherit many of his qualities; and as long as the King of France treats me gently he will find me as gentle and tractable as he can desire; but if he be rough, I shall take the trouble to be just as troublesome and offensive to him as I can.
British churchman and writer 1613-16670
He that loves not his wife and children feeds a lioness at home, and broods a nest of sorrows.
British prime minister (1979-1990) 1925-0
Most women defend themselves. It is the female of the species - it is the tigress and lioness in you - which tends to defend when attacked.
Austrian psychiatrist 1856-19390
Neurotics complain of their illness, but they make the most of it, and when it comes to talking it away from them they will defend it like a lioness her young.