Ivanhoe Quotes.

1. "For he that does good, having the unlimited power to do evil, deserves praise not only for the good which he performs, but for the evil which he forbears."
- Walter Scott, Ivanhoe

2. "We are like the herb which flourisheth most when trampled upon"
- Walter Scott, Ivanhoe

3. "I have heard men talk about the blessings of freedom," he said to himself, "but I wish any wise man would teach me what use to make of it now that I have it."
- Walter Scott, Ivanhoe

4. "Chivalry!---why, maiden, she is the nurse of pure and high affection---the stay of the oppressed, the redresser of grievances, the curb of the power of the tyrant ---Nobility were but an empty name without her, and liberty finds the best protection in her lance and her sword."
- Walter Scott, Ivanhoe

5. "Silence, maiden; thy tongue outruns thy discretion."
- Walter Scott, Ivanhoe

6. "I envy thee not thy faith, which is ever in thy mouth but never in thy heart nor in thy practice"
- Walter Scott, Ivanhoe

7. "I will tear this folly from my heart, though every fibre bleed as I rend it away!"
- Walter Scott, Ivanhoe

8. "In the name of God!" said Gurth, "how came they prisoners? and to whom?" "Our master was too ready to fight," said the Jester, "and Athelstane was not ready enough, and no other person was ready at all."
- Walter Scott, Ivanhoe

9. "I have sought but a kindred spirit to share it, and I have found such in thee."
- Walter Scott, Ivanhoe

10. "He that does good, having the unlimited power to do evil, deserves praise not only for the good which he performs, but for the evil which he forbears."
- Walter Scott, Ivanhoe

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