Maxioms Pet

X

Maxioms by Sir Walter Scott

  ( comments )
  32  /  43  

Hard toil can roughen form and face,
And want call quench the eye's bright grace.

Hard toil can roughen form and face,
And want call quench the eye's bright grace.

  ( comments )
  25  /  29  

O Caledonia! stern and wild,
Meet nurse for a poetic child!
Land of brown heath and shaggy read more

O Caledonia! stern and wild,
Meet nurse for a poetic child!
Land of brown heath and shaggy wood,
Land of the mountain and the flood,
Land of my sires! what mortal hand
Can e'er untie the filial band,
That knits me to thy rugged strand!

by Sir Walter Scott Found in: Scotland Quotes,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  2  /  10  

Do what you should, not what you may.

Do what you should, not what you may.

by Sir Walter Scott Found in: General Sayings,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  22  /  38  

With a smile on her lips, and a tear in her eye.

With a smile on her lips, and a tear in her eye.

  ( comments )
  31  /  38  

Woe to the youth whom Fancy gains,
Winning from Reason's hand the reins,
Pity and woe! for read more

Woe to the youth whom Fancy gains,
Winning from Reason's hand the reins,
Pity and woe! for such a mind
Is soft contemplative, and kind.

by Sir Walter Scott Found in: Fancy Quotes,
Share to:
Maxioms Web Pet