167 Total Quotes

Robert Burns Quotes Page 2

Suspicion is a heavy armor and with its weight it impedes more than it protects.
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet

Man's inhumanity to man makes countless thousands mourn
Robert Burns
#Man

Critics! Those cut-throat bandits in the paths of fame.
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet #Fame

While Europe's eye is fix'd on mighty things, The fate of empires and the fall of kings; While quacks of State must each produce his plan, And even children lisp the Rights of Man; Amid this mighty fuss just let me mention, The Rights of Woman merit
Robert Burns
#Fate

The golden hours on angel wings Flew o'er me and my Dearie; For dear to me as light and life Was my sweet Highland Mary
Robert Burns
#Life

The heart and benevolent and kind the most resembles God.
Robert Burns
#Kindness

Affliction's sons are brothers in distress; A brother to relieve, how exquisite the bliss!
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet

The daisy's for simplicity and unaffected air.
Robert Burns
#Simplicity

From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs, / That makes her loved at home, revered abroad: / Princes and lords are but the breath of kings, / `An honest man's the noblest work of God.'
Robert Burns
#Home

And there begins a lang digression about the lords o' the creation.
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet #Creation

Their sighing , canting , grace-proud faces, their three-mile prayers, and half-mile graces.
Robert Burns
#Grace

The wide world is all before us - but a world without a friend.
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet

We like to involve the students ù really, if it wasn't for the students, we wouldn't be here.
Robert Burns
#Students

Fain would I hide what I fear to discover
Robert Burns
#Fear

Blame where you must, be candid where you can, and be each critic the good-natured man
Robert Burns
#Man

The best plans of men and mice often go awry
Robert Burns
#Men

Your lines, I maintain it, are poetry, and good poetry.... Friendship... had I been so blest as to have met with you in time, might have led me God of love only knows where.
Robert Burns
#Poetry

His locked, lettered, braw brass collar, Shewed him the gentleman and scholar.
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet

Had we never lov'd sae kindly, Had we never lov'd sae blindly, Never met -- or never parted -- we had never been broken-hearted.
Robert Burns
#Heartbreak

Let them cant about decorum, Who have characters to lose!
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet

Man's inhumanity to man makes countless thousands mourn!
Robert Burns
#Scottish Poet

Prudent, cautious self-control, is wisdom's root.
Robert Burns
#Self-control

Morality, thou ly bane, Thy tens o' thousands thou has slain!
Robert Burns
#Morality

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