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Comprehensive information about Robert Burns including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Robert Burns was a poet and songwriter widely regarded as the national poet of Scotland. This celebrated Scottish poet and lyricist was born at Alloway, near Ayr, in 1759. Burns' poem "A Red, Red Rose" is considered one of the greatest poems of all-time. This educational Robert Burns resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left Oh would some power the giftie gie us, to see ourselves as others see us Quote Right
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Quote Left If there is another world, he lives in bliss. If there is none, he made the best of this. Quote Right
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Quote Left Ae fond kiss, and then we sever! A farewell, and then forever! Deep in heart-wrung tears I'll pledge thee, Warring sighs and groans I'll wage thee. Who shall say that Fortune grieves him, While the star of hope she leaves him? Me, nae cheerful twinkle lights me, Dark despair around benights me. Quote Right
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Quote Left Morality, thou ly bane, Thy tens o' thousands thou has slain! Quote Right
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Quote Left Suspicion is a heavy armor and with its weight it impedes more than it protects. Quote Right
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