It's a sad house where the hen crows louder than the cock.
— Scottish Proverbs

It may be the cock that crows, but it is the hen that lays the eggs.
Margaret Thatcher cock quote

To knock a thing down, especially if it is cocked at an arrogant angle, is a deep delight to the blood.
— George Santayana

The weather-cock on the church spire, though made of iron, would soon be broken by the storm-wind if it did not understand the noble art of turning to every wind.
— Heinrich Heine

Be bold and boast, just like the cock beside the hen.
— cock quotation by Aeschylus