Sir Walter Scott

1771 - 1832

A Quote by Sir Walter Scott

A foot more light, a step more true, Ne'er from the heath-flower dash'd the dew.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Lady of the Lake. 1810, Canto i. Stanza 18.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on art and friendship

Art thou a friend to Roderick?

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Lady of the Lake. 1810, Canto iv. Stanza 30.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on art, children, and garden

Nothing is more completely the child of art than a garden.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on grace

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Oh, Brignall banks are wild and fair, And Greta woods are green, And you may gather garlands there Would grace a summer's queen.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Rokeby. Canto iii. Stanza 16.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on god and strength

Profan'd the God-given strength, and marr'd the lofty line.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Marmion. Introduction to Canto i.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on art and mountains

Like the dew on the mountain, Like the foam on the river, Like the bubble on the fountain, Thou art gone, and forever!

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Lady of the Lake. Canto iii. Stanza 16.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on dreams and good

To all, to each, a fair good-night, And pleasing dreams, and slumbers light!

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Marmion, 1808

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on good and reason

When a man hasn't a good reason for doing a thing, he has a good reason for letting it alone.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott on time

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There 's a gude time coming.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Rob Roy. Chap. xxxii.

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A Quote by Sir Walter Scott

Sea of upturned faces.

Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832)

Source: Rob Roy. Chap. xx., 1817

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