Sir Scott Quotes


35 Sir Scott quotes:



"To all, to each, a fair good-night, And pleasing dreams, and slumbers light."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Dreams Quotes Scottish Novelist Quotes
"Oh what a tangled web we weave, When first we practice to deceive"
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Practice Quotes
"A simple race! they waste their toil For the vain tribute of a smile"
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Race Quotes
"Vengeance, deep-brooding o'er the slain, Had locked the source of softer woe, And burning pride and high disdain Forbade the rising tear to flow"
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Pride Quotes
"O woman!- In our hours of ease, uncertain, coy, and hard to please, and variable as the shade, by the light quivering aspen made; when pain and anguish wring the brow, a ministering angel thou"
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Women Quotes
"One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble risks, is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum, in which men steal through existence, like sluggish waters through a marsh, without either honor or observation."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Action Quotes Scottish Novelist Quotes
"Heap on more wood! the wind is chill; But let it whistle as it will, We'll keep our Christmas merry still."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Christmas Quotes
"The will to do, the soul to dare."
"Success - keeping your mind awake and your desire asleep."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Desire Quotes Scottish Novelist Quotes
"Just at the age 'twixt boy and youth, When thought is speech, and speech is truth"
"You have power, rank, command, influence; we have wealth, the source both of our strength and weakness . . ."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Influence Quotes
"Meat eaten without either mirth or music is ill of digestion"
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Music Quotes
"I cannot tell how the truth may be; I say the tale as it was said to me"
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Truth Quotes
"Cats are mysterious kind of folk - there is more passing in their minds than we are aware of."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Animals Quotes
"One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble risks, is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum"
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Action Quotes
"There never will exist anything permanently noble and excellent in the character which is a stranger to resolute self-denial."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"Real valor consists not in being insensible to danger; but in being prompt to confront and disarm it."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Danger Quotes
"Love rules the court, the camp, the grove, And men below, and saints above: For love is heaven, and heaven is love."
"Adversity is, to me at least, a tonic and a bracer."
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Adversity Quotes
"I can give you a six-word formula for success: "Think things through - then follow through"
Author: Scott Quotes Category: Success Quotes



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