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kevsmiffy52: When I read this “ 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 realised that working 70 hrs a week for tossers is not smart, I was 60, mug !

futsalsmkn59: To be a good loser is to learn how to win. Carl Sandburg.

chikuwa100q_bot: 71. Nothing happens/ unless first we dream. [Carl Sandburg]

dumBot47: "Nothing happens unless first we dream." -Carl Sandburg

LilLovelyKid: “A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on.” ― Carl Sandburg

CFP_Bot: Representing Carl Sandburg: The Dawn French Papers

El_AdamMendoza: To be a good loser is to learn how to win. ~Carl Sandburg

MichealMoley: “Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance” – Carl Sandburg

AuralAudiobook: Cornhuskers by Carl Sandburg (1878 - 1967) | Full Audiobook

PSPhillips19: "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. Have a blessed Sunday.

midwestguru: If the facts are against you, argue the law. If the law is against you, argue the facts. If the law and the facts are against you, pound the table and yell like hell ― Carl Sandburg

AutryJohn: Famed American poet Carl Sandburg saw active service in Puerto Rico, beginning with the invasion in Guánica. Sandburg wrote about these experiences in his 1953 book entitled “Always the Young Strangers”. 3/3

Rustybonz3: 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

Junoscout: You and a ring of stars may mention my name and then forget me. Love is a fool star. —Carl Sandburg

MrAustinn: To be a good loser is to learn how to win. Carl Sandburg

LilLovelyKid: “A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on.” ― Carl Sandburg

AnnaLandin: if you ever hear me say "hmm, no I DON'T think I'll name this game after a Carl Sandburg poem", assume that I have been replaced by my evil twin and need to be rescued from the dark dimension

htscrawley: Congratulations Ben, a football scholarship to Chicago at the Carl Sandburg College. That’s 3 students from our Sixth Form Academies who have gone to either the States or Canada this summer. All very well deserved!

brianheffronnet: Want to read a really good poem as current and topical as today. Carl Sandburg has it here:

feinsod: Ancient Frank Lloyd Wright and Carl Sandburg in conversation on "Chicago Dynamic Hour" (1957) just ragging on things like skyscrapers and the Columbian Exhibition

KepooGaul: "Life is like an onion: you peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep" Carl Sandburg

ansfavwords: Or— the iceman with his iron tongs gripping a clear cube in summer sunlight— maybe he will know. Carl Sandburg

AmtrakAlerts: Carl Sandburg Train 382 is currently operating approximately 35mins late due to mechanical issues and speed restrictions along the route.

inaoifeble: what did carl sandburg know??

skydog811: The Abracadabra Boys by Carl Sandburg | Poetry Foundation

Notanaprilfool: The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to. Carl Sandburg

LilLovelyKid: “A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on.” ― Carl Sandburg

JohnMovieGuy: A full moon tonight. "The moon is friend for the lonesome to talk to." -Carl Sandburg

Spill_Words: Fog A Poem by Carl Sandburg The fog comes on little cat feet. It sits looking over harbor and city on silent haunches and then moves on.

ConvergeDownto1: Sufjan Stevens - Come On! Feel The Illinoise! - Part I: The World's Columbian Exposition - Part II: Carl Sandburg Visits Me In A Dream

TrainingMindful: “The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring.” ~ Carl Sandburg

ConvergeDownto1: Sufjan Stevens - Come On! Feel The Illinoise! - Part I: The World's Columbian Exposition - Part II: Carl Sandburg Visits Me In A Dream

LilLovelyKid: “A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on.” ― Carl Sandburg

tikiram18: “Nothing happens unless first we dream.” — Carl Sandburg HAPPY 25TH FRANKIANAS

Ipekcavdar: The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to. Carl Sandburg

KepooGaul: "Life is like an onion: you peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep" Carl Sandburg

LilLovelyKid: “A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on.” ― Carl Sandburg

mariecarnes: For tonight's full moon... The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to. ~ Carl Sandburg

_silenceN: “The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to.” ― carl sandburg

chikuwa100q_bot: 71. Nothing happens/ unless first we dream. [Carl Sandburg]

TheFuc: "The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to." - Carl Sandburg (January 6, 1878 – July 22, 1967)

Notanaprilfool: I am an idealist. I don’t know where I am going but I’m on my way. Carl Sandburg

LilLovelyKid: “A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on.” ― Carl Sandburg

feinsod: Spent entirely too much time tonight researching the renowned goat farming activities of Lillian Steichen Sandburg, spouse of the poet Carl. I, too, have danced on the barrel and got myself nowhere.

ThomasCEO: “In these times you have to be an optimist to open your eyes when you awake in the morning.” – Carl Sandburg

platospupil: Steamboats turn a curve in the Mississippi crying in a baritone that crosses lowland cottonfields to a razorback hill. –Carl Sandburg (1878–1967)

GoldieElaine2: Good Morning, Welcome To My World Steamboats turn a curve in the Mississippi crying in a baritone that crosses lowland cottonfields to a razorback hill. –Carl Sandburg (1878–1967)

harveyjkaye: I Am the People, the Mob by Carl Sandburg | Poetry Foundation

HabbyMomma: Steamboats turn a curve in the Mississippi crying in a baritone that crosses lowland cottonfields to a razorback hill. –Carl Sandburg (1878–1967)

kevblue777: Steamboats turn a curve in the Mississippi crying in a baritone that crosses lowland cottonfields to a razorback hill. –Carl Sandburg (1878–1967)

WiseLifeQuotes2: Life is like an onion: You peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep. -Carl Sandburg Via Wise Life Lesson

XMayyahh: “A baby is God’s opinion that life should go on.” — Carl Sandburg

jalinde: Carl Sandburg Home National Historic site located in the Village of Flat Rock , North Carolina sits on more than 30 acres of pastureland required for Carl's wife, Lillian , to raise her champion dairy goats.

Alvis12Dunn: “...at his death in 1967, President Lyndon B. Johnson observed that ‘Carl Sandburg was more than the voice of America, more than the poet of its strength and genius. He was America.’” ~ ‘Carl Sandburg: His Life and Works,’ by North Callahan.

ninatypewriter: Remembering Carl Sandburg January 6, 1878 - July 22, 1967 "Little Word, Little White Bird"

LilLovelyKid: “A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on.” ― Carl Sandburg

amlitreader: Carl Sandburg, two time Pulitzer Prize winner for his poetry, third prize for his history on Abraham Lincoln, died today in 1967.

RayBoomhower: "All my life I have been trying to learn to read, to see and hear, and to write." Carl Sandburg, who died on this day in 1967

welfordwrites: To be a good loser is to know how to win. Carl Sandburg

VinylMusicMadne: JOSH-WHITE-AND-CARL-SANDBURG:

CaravaggioGhost: Nothing happens unless first we dream. ~ Carl Sandburg

LibraryThing: On this day, in 1967, Carl August Sandburg died. Described by some as a quintessentially American author, he won Pulitzers for both his poetry and his biography. His family library has been cataloged as part of LibraryThing's Legacy Libraries project.

InadeBree: ‘Poetry is the opening and closing of a door, leaving those who look through to guess about what is seen during a moment.’ - Carl Sandburg Tentative, Definitions of Poetry in Complete Poems, 1950

ToniJoh12105637: Nothing happens unless first we dream. Carl Sandburg

LilLovelyKid: “A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on.” ― Carl Sandburg

ConvergeDownto1: Sufjan Stevens - Come On! Feel The Illinoise! - Part I: The World's Columbian Exposition - Part II: Carl Sandburg Visits Me In A Dream

SugarloafRoar: Rising 5th and 6th grades participated in Muddy Sneakers at Carl Sandburg’s this past week! Summer learning can be fun, too!

drmardy: "Nothing happens unless first we dream." Carl Sandburg (died July 22, 1967). So dream, but make sure you don't stop there.

PersonalDevel_: Life is like an onion: You peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep. -Carl Sandburg Via Wise Life Lesson

sukasukasaja3: Nothing happens unless first we dream. (Carl Sandburg)

ramblingsloa: I don’t know where I’m going, but I’m on my way. Carl Sandburg

chikuwa100q_bot: 7. A baby is/ God's opinion that life should go on. [Carl Sandburg]

poemtoday: Summer Stars Bend low again, night of summer stars. So near you are, sky of summer stars, So near, a long-arm man can pick off stars, Pick off what he wants in the sky bowl, So near you are, summer stars, So near, strumming, strumming, So lazy and hum-strumming. Carl Sandburg

LarryLadd1: "Back of every mistaken venture and defeat is the laughter of wisdom, if you listen." Carl Sandburg

LarryLaddUU: "Back of every mistaken venture and defeat is the laughter of wisdom, if you listen." Carl Sandburg

simp4kodrea: “Nothing happens unless first we dream.” Carl Sandburg KODREA 2ndLoveteamStream

jacktshannon: "Back of every mistaken venture and defeat is the laughter of wisdom, if you listen." ~ Carl Sandburg

jacktshannon: "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

LilLovelyKid: “A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on.” ― Carl Sandburg

KepooGaul: "Life is like an onion: you peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep" Carl Sandburg

quodid: “Nothing happens unless first we dream.” —Carl Sandburg

NickReichert: Nothing happens unless first a dream. © Carl Sandburg

harveyjkaye: When I, the People, learn to remember, when I, the People, use the lessons of yesterday and no longer forget… - Carl Sandburg, Poet - from I Am the People, the Mob

futsalsmkn59: To be a good loser is to learn how to win. Carl Sandburg.

LilLovelyKid: “A baby is God's opinion that the world should go on.” ― Carl Sandburg

bcrnews: Carl Sandburg Train returns to Princeton

SandburgNJCAA: Think you've got what it takes to be a student-athlete at Carl Sandburg College? Register for this free Virtual Athletic Open House from 3-4 p.m. this Thursday, July 22 to meet with admissions staff and connect with coaches. REGISTRATION:

ConvergeDownto1: Sufjan Stevens - Come On! Feel The Illinoise! - Part I: The World's Columbian Exposition - Part II: Carl Sandburg Visits Me In A Dream

KitchensNicolas: "Nothing happens unless first we dream." Carl Sandburg

chikuwa100q_bot: 7. A baby is/ God's opinion that life should go on. [Carl Sandburg]

RuthiGreutman: I'm thinking about a tattoo based on this poem. I have tried to research the life of the author, Carl Sandburg and haven't found anything glaringly obvious I want to object. If anyone has thoughts to share, I would love to hear them.

mscator: "The moon coaxes me: Be at home wherever you are." Carl Sandburg

penikmattkopi: To be a good loser is to learn how to win. Carl Sandburg.

simp4kodrea: “Nothing happens unless first we dream.” Carl Sandburg KODREA 1stLoveteamStream

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JoeBorelliNYC: Team Cuomo’s behavior reminds me of the Carl Sandburg saying: "If the facts are against you, argue the law. If the law is against you, argue the facts. If the law and the facts are against you, pound the table and yell like hell"

Neshaminy_SD: Food Services Dept. Job Fair this afternoon between 1-3 pm at Carl Sandburg MS!



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