Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves. – Matthew 10:16, King James Bible.
See, I send you out as sheep among wolves. Be then as wise as snakes, and as gentle as doves. – Matthew 10:16, Bible Basic English.
You are sheep among wolves.
Be as wise as serpents,
and as innocent as doves.