The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to.
Quote by Carl Sandburg
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Carl Sandburg Quotes
One of the greatest necessities in America is to discover creative solitude.
Money is power, freedom, a cushion, the root of al evil, the sum of all blessings.
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.
Let the gentle bush dig its root deep and spread upward to split the boulder.
Slang is a language that rolls up its sleeves, spits on its hands and goes to work.
The fog comes on little cat feet. It sits looking over harbor and city on silent haunches and then moves on.
Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.
Arithmetic is numbers you squeeze from your head to your hand to your pencil to your paper until you get the right answer.
In reply to the question, What was it the last man on earth said Where is everybody
I tell you the past is a bucket of ashes.
Like all technology, social media is neutral but is best put to work in the service of building a better world.
Nothing we do, however virtuous, can be accomplished alone therefore we are saved by love.
For every battle that you fight, remember your always a winner, do not release the rope, hold on tight.
The trend in some of the contemporary movements in art, but by no means all, seems to deny this ideal and to me appears to lead to a purely decorative conception of painting.
Mom and Dad were married 64 years. And if you wondered what their secret was, you could have asked the local florist - because every day Dad gave Mom a rose, which he put on her bedside table. That's how she found out what happened on the day my father died - she went looking for him because that morning, there was no rose.
I expect Woman will be the last thing civilized by Man.
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.
Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy bears the presence of a rival.
The life of a man who deliberately runs through his fortune often becomes a business speculation his friends, his pleasures, patrons, and acquaintances are his capital.
I think a lot of people, even Christians, are willing to be satisfied with gaining lots and lots of biblical knowledge - and many people go to Bible studies and don't realize it isn't enough to know what's right, it's applying the information and the knowledge that you have.