I've watched my duty, straight an' true, an' tried to do it well; Part of the time kept heaven in view, An' part steered clear of hell.
Quote by Will Carleton
Will Carleton Quotes
To appreciate heaven well, it's good for a person to have some fifteen minutes of...
But I have learned a thing or two; I know as sure as fate, when...
If there's a heaven upon the earth, a fellow knows it when He's been away...
Things at home are crossways, and Betsy and I are out.
So I have talked with Betsey and Betsey has talked with me, And we have...
Worm or beetle - drought or tempest - on a farmer's land may fall, Each...
Over all our happy country - over all our Nation spread, Is a band of...