"Sae true his heart, sae smooth his speech, His breath like caller air, His very foot has music in 't, As he comes up the stair." - William Julius Mickle
"Or were I in the wildest waste, Sae bleak and bare, sae bleak and bare, The desert were a paradise If thou wert there, if thou were there." - Robert Burns
"The honest man, though e'er sae poor,
Is king o' men, for a' that!" - Robert Burns
"Care, mad to see a man sae happy, E'en drouned himsel amang the nappy." - John Bunyan
"Care, mad to see a man sae happy, E'en drouned himsel amang the nappy." - Robert Burns
"But, oh! fell death's untimely frost,
That nipt my flower sae early." - Robert Burns
"Yon rose-buds in the morning-dew, How pure amang the leaves sae green!" - Robert Burns
"But to see her was to love her;
Love but her, and love for ever.
Had we never lov'd sae kindly,
Had we never lov'd sae blindly,
Never met-or never parted,
We had ne'er been broken-hearted." - Robert Burns
"But to see her was to love her, Love but her, and love forever. Had we never lou'd sae kindly, Had we never lou'd sae blindly, Never met - or never parted - We had ne'er been broken hearted" - Robert Burns
"All green was anished sae of pine and yew, That still displayed their melancholy hue; Sae the green holly with its berries red, And the green moss that o'er the grael spread." - George Crabbe
"Would you repeat that again, sir, for it soun's sae sonorous that the words droon the ideas?" - John Wilson
"The mother may forget the child That smiles sae sweetly on her knee; But I'll remember thee, Glencairn, And all that thou hast done for me!" - 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
"Wee, sleekit, cow'rin, tim'rous beastie,
O, what a panic's in thy breastie!
Thou need na start awa sae hasty,
Wi' bickering brattle!" - 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
"Some hae meat and canna eat, And some wad eat that want it, But we hae meat and we can eat, And sae the Lord be thankit." - 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
"I amna fou' sae muckle as tired - deid dune.
It's gey and hard wark coupin' gless for gless
Wi' Cruivie and Gilsanquhar and the like,
And I'm no' juist as bauld as aince I wes." - Hugh Macdiarmid
"We hand the meat over to Greasy Sae in the kitchen. She likes District 13 well enough, even though she thinks the cooks are somewhat lacking in imagination. But a woman who came up with a palatable wild dog and rhubarb stew is bound to feel as if her hands are tied here." - Suzanne Collins
"Now gae your wa'sTho'anes as gude As ever happit flesh and blude, Yet part we maunthe case sae hard is, Amang the writers and the bardies That lang they'll brook the auld I trow, Or neibours cry,'Weel brook the new'." - Edna Ferber
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