Dare to be honest and fear no labor.
Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)
Contributed by: Zaady
Learn taciturnity and let that be your motto!
Suspense is worst than disappointment.
There is no such uncertainty as a sure thing.
His locked, lettered, braw brass collar Showed him the gentleman and scholar.
Source: The Twa Dogs.
But, oh! fell death's untimely frost That nipt my flower sae early.
Source: Highland Mary.
'T is sweeter for thee despairing Than aught in the world beside,-Jessy!
Now a' is done that men can do, And a' is done in vain.
Source: A' for our Rightfu' King.
Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And never brought to mind? Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And days o' lang syne?
Source: Auld Lang Syne.
Ye banks and braes o' bonny Doon, How can ye bloom sae fresh and fair? How can ye chant, ye little birds, And I sae weary fu' o' care?
Source: The Banks of Doon.
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