Sir Walter Scott

1771 - 1832

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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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on memory

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Still are the thoughts to memory dear.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Rokeby. 1813, Canto i. Stanza 32.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on time

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Time rolls his ceaseless course.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Lady of the Lake. 1810, Canto iii. Stanza 1.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott

With a smile on her lips and a tear in her eye.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Marmion, 1808

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott

When Prussia hurried to the field, And snatch'd the spear, but left the shield.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Marmion, 1808, Introduction to Canto iii.

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