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Jack Gilbert - Quotes

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You can't work in a steel mill and think small. Giant converters hundreds of feet high. Every night, the sky looked enormous. It was a torrent of flames - of fire. The place that Pittsburgh used to be had such scale. ---->>>

I'm vain enough to think that I've made a successful life. I've had everything I've ever wanted. You can't beat that. ---->>>

Fame is a lot of fun, but it's not interesting. I loved being noticed and praised, even the banquets. But they didn't have anything that I wanted. After about six months, I found it boring. ---->>>

I had lived all of my youthful dreams, but I couldn't think of many adult ones. I finally realized that we don't have many dreams for adults because, historically, people have always died much younger than they do today. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 02-18, 1925
Birthplace:
Die: 11-13, 2012
Occupation: Poet
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Jack Gilbert (February 18, 1925 – November 13, 2012) was an American poet.(wikipedia)