"I doubt if you can have a truly wild party without liquor."
"Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year."Carl Sandburg on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties."Carl Sandburg on Helen Keller
"Come, gentlemen, I hope we shall drink down all unkindness."Carl Sandburg on William Shakespeare
"Sometimes too much to drink is barely enough."Carl Sandburg on Mark Twain
"New Year's Resolution: To tolerate fools more gladly, provided this does not encourage them to take up more of my time."Carl Sandburg on James Agate
"I have always felt that a woman has the right to treat the subject of her age with ambiguity until, perhaps, she passes into the realm of over ninety. Then it is better she be candid with herself and with the world."
"Anger is the most impotent of passions. It effects nothing it goes about, and hurts the one who is possessed by it more than the one against whom it is directed."
"Nearly all the best things that came to me in life have been unexpected, unplanned by me."
"All human actions are equivalent... and all are on principle doomed to failure."
"I'm an idealist. I don't know where I'm going, but I'm on my way."