“But Edinburgh is a mad god’s dream.” – Hugh MacDiarmid
“If London was an alien city, Edinburgh was another planet” ―Jess Walter
“There’s no leaving Edinburgh, No shifting it around: it stays with you, always.” – Alan Bold
“This is a city of shifting light, of changing skies, of sudden vistas. A city so beautiful it breaks the heart again and again.” – Alexander McCall Smith
“Half a capital and half a country town, the whole city leads a double existence; it has long trances of the one and flashes of the other; like the king of the Black Isles, it is half alive and half a monumental marble.” Robert Louis Stevenson
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