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“Oh, if I had a volume of your poems, dear Poet-of-Our-World-Today, it would not stand on the shelf dusty but would be read and wrestled with for the life-strength it could give.”
“... the life we live is more important than the works we leave.”
“The problem of life is to find your sphere — find what you are qualified to do and then do it.”
“To know one's limitations is a good and necessary thing for effective work in life. Now that I know what I can't do, I shall put more determination and whole-souled devotion in the work I can do.”
Paula Sandburg, U.S. educator, prize-winning goat farmer
(1883 - 1976)
Full name: Lillian Paula Steichen Sandburg.