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Miguel de Cervantes Quotes: Tis a dainty thing to command, though 'twere but a flock of sheep.
         

Tis a dainty thing to command, though 'twere but a flock of sheep.


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This page presents the quote "Tis a dainty thing to command, though 'twere but a flock of sheep.". Author of this quote is Miguel de Cervantes. This quote is about dainty, command, leadership, society, sheep,.