Sir Walter Scott

1771 - 1832

A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on aid, help, human, and mankind

The race of humankind would perish did they cease to aid each other.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on humor, celebration, and nostalgia

"Saint George and the Dragon!-Bonny Saint George for Merry England!-The castle is won!"

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Ivanhoe (Tor Classics), Pages: (Chapter XXXI)

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on heart

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O!, many a shaft at random sent Finds mark the archer little meant! And many a word at random spoken May soothe, or wound, a heart that 's broken!

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Lord of the Isles. 1815, Canto v. Stanza 18.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on faith, love, and war

So faithful in love, and so dauntless in war, There never was knight like young Lochinvar.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Marmion, canto V, st. xii.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott

If thou would'st view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moonlight.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: The Lay of the Last Minstrel, 1805

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on world

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So wags the world.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Ivanhoe, 1819

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on wives

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Widowed wife and wedded maid.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: The Betrothed. Chap. xv.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on soul

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The will to do, the soul to dare.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: The Lady of the Lake, 1810

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on faith, trust, and women

Woman's faith and woman's trust, Write the characters in dust.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: The Betrothed. Chap. xx.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott

Ah, County Guy, the hour is nigh, The sun has left the lea. The orange flower perfumes the bower, The breeze is on the sea.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Quentin Durward. 1823, Chap. iv.

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