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Quotes By Carl Sandburg

Nationality
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DOB
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6-01-1878
DOD
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22-07-1967

Poet Carl Sandburg was born on 6th January 1878 AD. An American citizen, Carl Sandburg was born in United States. He was also called Sandburg. Sandburg was 89 years old when he died on 22th July 1967 AD. In his life Sandburg was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

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

I won't take my religion from any man who never works except with his mouth.

- Carl Sandburg

A baby is God's opinion that life should go on.

- Carl Sandburg

A book is never a masterpiece: it becomes one. Genius is the talent of a dead man.

- Carl Sandburg

A man may be born, but in order to be born he must first die, and in order to die he must first awake.

- Carl Sandburg

All human actions are equivalent... and all are on principle doomed to failure.

- Carl Sandburg

All politicians should have 3 hats - one to throw into the ring, one to talk through, and one to pull rabbits out of if elected.

- Carl Sandburg

Back of every mistaken venture and defeat is the laughter of wisdom, if you listen.

- Carl Sandburg

Every blunder behind us is giving a cheer for us, and only for those who were willing to fail are the dangers and splendors of life.

- Carl Sandburg

I am an idealist. I believe in everything - I am only looking for proofs.

- Carl Sandburg

I can remember only a few of the strange and curious words now dead but living and spoken by the English people a thousand years ago.

- Carl Sandburg

I couldn't see myself filling some definite niche in what is called a career. This was all misty.

- Carl Sandburg

I decided I would go to Chicago and try my luck as a writer after those eight months as a fireman.

- Carl Sandburg

I fell in love, not deep, but I fell several times and then fell out.

- Carl Sandburg

I had been keeping an off eye on the advertising field, thinking I might become an idea man and a copywriter.

- Carl Sandburg

I never made a mistake in grammar but one in my life and as soon as I done it I seen it.

- Carl Sandburg

Poetry is a phantom script telling how rainbows are made and why they go away.

- Carl Sandburg

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