Robert Burns

1759 - 1796

A Quote by Robert Burns

Contented wi' little, and cantie wi' mair.

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Contented wi' Little.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on beginning and creation

And there began a lang digression About the lords o' the creation.

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: The Twa Dogs.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on death

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But, oh! fell death's untimely frost That nipt my flower sae early.

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Highland Mary.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on despair and world

'T is sweeter for thee despairing Than aught in the world beside,-Jessy!

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Jessy.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on men

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Now a' is done that men can do, And a' is done in vain.

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: A' for our Rightfu' King.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on acquaintance and mind

Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And never brought to mind? Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And days o' lang syne?

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Auld Lang Syne.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on birds

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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?

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: The Banks of Doon.

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A Quote by Robert Burns

For a' that, and a' that, And twice as muckle 's a' that.

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: The Jolly Beggars.

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A Quote by Robert Burns

And may you better reck the rede, Than ever did the adviser!

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: Epistle to a Young Friend.

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A Quote by Robert Burns on affliction, bliss, brothers, and sons

Affliction's sons are brothers in distress; A brother to relieve,-how exquisite the bliss!

Robert Burns (1759 - 1796)

Source: A Winter Night.

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