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Quotes By Robert Burns

Nationality
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DOB
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25-01-1759
DOD
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21-07-1796

Poet Robert Burns was born on 25th January 1759 AD. A Scottish citizen, Robert Burns was born in Scotland. Robert Burns was 37 years old when he died on 21th July 1796 AD. In his life Robert Burns was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

Affliction's sons are brothers in distress; A brother to relieve, how exquisite the bliss!

- Robert Burns

And there begins a lang digression about the lords o' the creation.

- Robert Burns

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

- Robert Burns

Dare to be honest and fear no labor.

- Robert Burns

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

I pick my favorite quotations and store them in my mind as ready armor, offensive or defensive, amid the struggle of this turbulent existence.

- Robert Burns

Let them cant about decorum, Who have characters to lose!

- Robert Burns

Man's inhumanity to man makes countless thousands mourn!

- Robert Burns

Opera is where a guy gets stabbed in the back, and instead of dying, he sings.

- Robert Burns

Suspense is worse than disappointment.

- Robert Burns

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

- Robert Burns

The snowdrop and primrose our woodlands adorn, and violets bathe in the wet o' the morn.

- Robert Burns

The wide world is all before us - but a world without a friend.

- Robert Burns

There is no such uncertainty as a sure thing.

- Collected Poems of Robert Burns , Robert Burns

The daisy's for simplicity and unaffected air.

- Robert Burns

Even thou who mournst the daisy's fate, That fate is thine--no distant date; Stern Ruin's ploughshare drives, elate, Full on thy bloom, Till crushed beneath the furrow's weight Shall be thy doom!

- Robert Burns

Some hae meat and canna eat, - And some wad eat that want it; But we hae meat, and we can eat, Sae let the Lord be thankit.

- Robert Burns

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