Will Carleton - Quotes

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Over all our happy country - over all our Nation spread, Is a band of noble heroes - is our Army of the Dead.

Over all our happy country - over all our Nation spread, Is a band of noble heroes - is our Army of the Dead.

To appreciate heaven well, it's good for a person to have some fifteen minutes of hell. ---->>>

But I have learned a thing or two; I know as sure as fate, when we lock up our lives for wealth, the gold key comes too late. ---->>>

Worm or beetle - drought or tempest - on a farmer's land may fall, Each is loaded full o' ruin, but a mortgage beats 'em all. ---->>>

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. ---->>>

If there's a heaven upon the earth, a fellow knows it when He's been away from home a week, and then gets back again. ---->>>

Things at home are crossways, and Betsy and I are out. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: October 21, 1845
Birthplace:
Die: 12-18, 1912
Occupation: Poet
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William McKendree Carleton (October 21, 1845 – December 18, 1912) was an American poet. Carleton's poems were most often about his rural life.(wikipedia)