A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on.
| Carl Sandburg quote
Valour is a gift. Those having it never know for sure whether they have it till the test comes. And those having it in one test never know for sure if they will have it when the next test comes.
Carl Sandburg quote
Slang is a language that rolls up its sleeves, spits on its hands and goes to work. Carl Sandburg quote
Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you. Carl Sandburg quote
Poetry is a packsack of invisible keepsakes. Carl Sandburg quote
Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance. Carl Sandburg quote
Poetry is the opening and closing of a door, leaving those who look through to guess about what is seen during the moment. Carl Sandburg quote
If America forgets where she came from, if the people lose sight of what brought them along, if she listens to the deniers and mockers, then will begin the rot and dissolution. Carl Sandburg quote
Author and poet, 1878 - 1967