Carl Sandburg Quotes

Who the Heck is Carl Sandburg?

Carl August Sandburg was an American Pulitzer Prizes winning poet, biographer, journalist, and editor.


Best Quotes by Carl Sandburg

“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 won't take my religion from any man who never works except with his mouth.”

Carl Sandburg

“The past is a bucket of ashes, so live not in your yesterdays, nor just for tomorrow, but in the here and now. Keep moving and forget the post-mortems. And remember, no one can get the jump on the future.”

Carl Sandburg