167 Total Quotes

Robert Burns Quotes

Suspense is worst than disappointment
Robert Burns
#Disappointment

When chill November's surly blast make fields and forest bare.
Robert Burns
#Seasons

He turn'd him right and round about / Upon the Irish shore; / And gae his bridle-reins a shake, / With adieu for evermore, / My dear,/ Adieu for evermore.
Robert Burns
#Irish

Opera is where a guy gets stabbed in the back, and instead of dying, he sings.
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet #Opera

Learn taciturnity and let that be your motto!
Robert Burns
#Silence

I pick my favourite quotations and store them in my mind as ready armour, offensive or defensive, amid the struggle of this turbulent existence.
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet #Mind

The best laid schemes o' mice and men Gang aft a-gley; And leave us naught but grief and pain For promised joy
Robert Burns
#Grief

The snowdrop and primrose our woodlands adorn, and violets bathe in the wet o' the morn.
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet

This is the first data being collected anywhere in the country under a new national air quality monitoring program. Monitoring at other locations will get under way in 2006, but we're setting the stage for future poultry and other livestock production facility air emissions monitoring under this program.
Robert Burns
#Country

How wretched is the person who hangs on by the favors of the powerful.
Robert Burns
#Favors

Ye hypocrites! are these your pranks? To Murder men, and give God thanks? Desist for same! proceed no further: God won't accept your thanks for Murther!
Robert Burns
#God

Firmness in enduring and exertion is a character I always wish to possess. I have always despised the whining yelp of complaint and cowardly resolve.
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet #Character

Suspense is worse than disappointment.
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet #Disappointment

Inspiring bold John Barleycorn! / What dangers thou canst make us scorn! / Wi' tippenny, we fear nae evil; / Wi' usquebae, we'll face the devil!
Robert Burns
#Evil

Dare to be honest and fear no labor.
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet

I winna blaw about mysel, as ill I like my faults to tell
Robert Burns
#Faults

Look abroad through Nature's range, Nature's mighty law is change.
Robert Burns
#Change

This website is not your usual 'read-some-copy, look-at-some-pictures' travel site. I don't know of any other travel Web site that focuses on virtual photographic tours. Travel planners and tourists can now take an online tour around San Diego with 360-degree virtual photography. After experiencing San Diego's sights and attractions online, visitors can decide where to go, what to do, and what to see when they visit
Robert Burns
#Travel

This website is not your usual read-some-copy, look-at-some-pictures travel site,
Robert Burns
#Travel

There's a certain amount of skepticism that's natural. You just have to judge the particular person you're taking to.
Robert Burns
#Skepticism

My brother knew this young lady. They went to high school together. It's not like they met one another recently. They've known each other for years.
Robert Burns
#School

But to see her was to love her, Love but her, and love forever
Robert Burns
#Love #Quote of the Day

There is no such uncertainty as a sure thing
Robert Burns
#Uncertainty

Some have meat, and cannot eat, And some cannot eat that want it; But we have meat, and we can eat - And let the Lord be thanked.
Robert Burns
#Food

I want someone to laugh with me, someone to be grave with me, someone to please me and help my discrimination with his or her own remark, and at times, no doubt, to admire my acuteness and penetration.
Robert Burns
#Laughter