Sir Walter Scott

1771 - 1832

A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on dance

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The stag at eve had drunk his fill, Where danced the moon on Monam's rill, And deep his midnight lair had made In lone Glenartney's hazel shade.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: The Lady of the Lake, 1810

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott

Along thy wild and willow'd shore.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Canto iv. 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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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on soldiers

Although too much of a soldier among sovereigns, no one could claim with better right to be a sovereign among soldiers.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Life of Napoleon.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on danger, dreams, rest, sleep, and soldiers

Soldier rest! thy warfare o'er, Sleep the sleep thast knows not breaking, Dream of battled fields no more, Days of danger, nights of waking.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Lady of the Lake. 1810, Canto i. Stanza 31.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on heart

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Steady of heart and stout of hand.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: The Lay of the Last Minstrel, 1805

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on joy

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And the stern joy which warriors feel In foemen worthy of their steel.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Lady of the Lake. 1810, Canto v. Stanza 10.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott

No pale gradations quench his ray, No twilight dews his wrath allay.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Rokeby. Canto vi. Stana 21.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott

The sun never sets on the immense empire of Charles V.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Life of Napoleon. 1827.

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