The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring.
Quote by Carl Sandburg
When I was writing pretty poor poetry, this girl with midnight black hair told me...
I have often wondered what it is an old building can do to you when...
A baby is God's opinion that life should go on
Slang is a language that rolls up its sleeves, spits on its hands and goes...
Life is like an onion: You peel it off one layer at a time, and...
It is the business of little minds to shrink
We had two grand antique professors who had been teaching at Lombard since before I...
I doubt if you can have a truly wild party without liquor.
The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to.
Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and...
Poetry is the opening and closing of a door, leaving those who look through to...
Failures are like skinned knees; painful, but superficial.
Shame is the feeling you have when you agree with the woman who loves you...
I can remember only a few of the strange and curious words now dead but...
Arithmetic is where the answer is right and everything is nice and you can look...
The greatest cunning is to have none at all.
I've written some poetry I don't understand myself.
Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance.
A baby is God's opinion that life should go on.
Love your neighbor as yourself; but don't take down the fence.