The fog comes on little cat feet. It sits looking over harbor and city on silent haunches and then moves on.
Quote by Carl Sandburg
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Carl Sandburg Quotes
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
In reply to the question, What was it the last man on earth said Where is everybody
There are dreams stronger than death. Men and women die holding these dreams.
Our lives are like a candle in the wind.
Let the gentle bush dig its root deep and spread upward to split the boulder.
Nothing happens unless first a dream.
Slang is a language that rolls up its sleeves, spits on its hands and goes to work.
When a nation goes down, or a society perishes, one condition may always be found; they forgot where they came from. They lost sight of what had brought them along.
One of the greatest necessities in America is to discover creative solitude.
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.
Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
Government is an association of men who do violence to the rest of us.
Good humor is the health of the soul, sadness is its poison.
I try to treat all the money I'm making like it's the last time I'm going to make it.
My humanitarian work evolved from being with my family. My mom, my dad, they really set a great example for giving back. My mom was a nurse, my dad was a school teacher. But my mom did a lot of things for geriatrics and elderly people. She would do home visits for free.
I have long enjoyed the friendship and companionship of Republicans because I am by instinct a teacher, and I would like to teach them something.
To deprive a man of his natural liberty and to deny to him the ordinary amenities of life is worse then starving the body it is starvation of the soul, the dweller in the body.
Liberty consists in the power of doing that which is permitted by the law.
I would love to play 'Funny Girl' or 'Evita,' but I idolize the women who have played those parts. I don't know if there needs to be another version of those shows.
We heed no instincts but our own.