Robert Burns

1759 - 1796

A Quote by Robert Burns on boldness

Inspiring, bold John Barleycorn, What dangers thou canst make us scorn!

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Tam o' Shanter.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on creation and darkness

Dweller in yon dungeon dark, Hangman of creation, mark! Who in widow weeds appears, Laden with unhonoured years, Noosing with care a bursting purse, Baited with many a deadly curse?

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Ode on Mrs. Oswald.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on assumptions and nature

Again rejoicing Nature sees Her robe assume its vernal hues Her leafy locks wave in the breeze, All freshly steep'd in the morning dews.

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

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A Quote by Robert Burns

That hour, o' night's black arch the keystane.

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Tam o' Shanter.

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A Quote by Robert Burns

Gars auld claes look amaist as weel 's the new.

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: The Cotter's Saturday Night.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on secrets

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The landlady and Tam grew gracious Wi' favours secret, sweet, and precious.

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Tam o' Shanter.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on laughter

The landlord's laugh was ready chorus.

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Tam o' Shanter.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on death and liberty

Liberty 's in every blow! Let us do or die.

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Bannockburn.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on art and life

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O life! thou art a galling load, Along a rough, a weary road, To wretches such as I!

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Despondency.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on love

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Had we never loved sae kindly, Had we never loved sae blindly, Never met or never parted, We had ne'er been broken-hearted!

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Ae Fond Kiss.

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