Robert Burns Quotes

God knows, I'm no the thing I should be, Nor am I even the thing I could be.

Robert Burns

Some hae meat and cann eat, And some wad eat that want it; But we hae meat, and we can eat, And sae the Lord be thankit.

Robert Burns

Suspense is worst than disappointment.

Robert Burns

The daisy's for simplicity and unaffected air.

Robert Burns

Man's inhumanity to man makes countless thousands mourn!

Robert Burns

It's guid to be merry and wise, It's guid to be honest and true, It's guid to support Caledonia's cause And bide by the buff and the blue.

Robert Burns

Hope springs exulting on triumphant wing.

Robert Burns

Love's first snow-drop, virgin kiss.

Robert Burns

Critics! Those cut-throat bandits in the paths of fame.

Robert Burns

There is no such uncertainty as a sure thing.

Robert Burns

Prudent, cautious self-control, is wisdom's root.

Robert Burns

Suspicion is a heavy armor and with its weight it impedes more than it protects.

Robert Burns

Go fetch to me a pint o wine, an fill it in a silver tassie.

Robert Burns

Ye banks and braes o' bonny Doon, How can ye bloom sae fresh and fair? How can ye chant, ye little birds, And I sae weary fu' o' care! Thou'll break my heart, thou warbling bird, That wantons thro' the flowering thorn! Thou minds me o' departed joys, Departed never to return.

Robert Burns

If there's another world, he lives in bliss; If there is none, he made the best of this.

Robert Burns

Her cutty sark, o' Paisley harn, That while a lassie she had worn, In longitude tho' sorely scanty, It was her best, and she was vauntie.

Robert Burns
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