It must be the old, darling, foolish Highlands in us, my dear, the old people and the old stupid stories they are telling us for generations round he fire, and it must be the hills about us, and the constant complaint of the sea.
A chieftain to the Highlands bound Cries 'Boatman, do not tarry! And I'll give thee a silver pound To row us o'er the ferry.'thomas campbell
The most patient people grow weary at last with being continually wetted with rain; except, of course, in the Scottish Highlands, where there are not enough fine intervals to point the difference.Robert Louis Stevenson
I am legitimately Scottish. I can officially say — yes. Yeah, I am from Inverness in the Highlands of Scotland.karen gillan
My heart's in the Highlands , my heart is not here; My heart's in the Highlands a-chasing the deer.
In the Highlands, in the country places, Where the old plain men have rosy faces, And the young fair maidens Quiet eyes.Robert Louis Stevenson
I had a farm in Africa, at the foot of the Ngong Hills. The Equator runs across these Highlands, a hundred miles to the North, and the farm lay at an altitude of over six thousand feet. In the day-time you felt that you had got high up, near to the sun, but the early mornings and evenings were limpid and restful, and the nights were cold.karen blixen
All the wild world is beautiful, and it matters but little where we go, to Highlands or lowlands, woods or plains, on the sea or land or down among the crystals of waves or high in a balloon in the sky; through all the climates, hot or cold, storms and calms, everywhere and always we are in God's eternal beauty and love. So universally true is this, the spot where we chance to be always seems the best.john muir
The Lord gets his best soldiers out of the Highlands of affliction.
The Lord gets His best soldiers out of the Highlands of affliction.
My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here; My heart's in the Highlands a-chasing the deer.Robert Burns