Time is the coin of your life.
You spend it.
Do not allow others to spend it for you.
– Carl Sandburg
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Carl Sandburg Sandburg in 1955 Born January 6, 1878Galesburg, Illinois Died July 22, 1967 (aged 89)Flat Rock, North Carolina Occupation Journalist, author Nationality American Ethnicity Swedish Alma mater Lombard College Notable work(s) Abraham Lincoln: The War Years, Rootabaga Stories Notable award(s) Three Pulitzer Prizes Spouse(s) Lilian Steichen Children Margaret, Helga, and Janet
Carl Sandburg (January 6, 1878 – July 22, 1967) was an American writer and editor, best known for his poetry. He was the recipient of three Pulitzer Prizes: two for his poetry and another for his biography of Abraham Lincoln. H. L. Mencken called Sandburg “indubitably an American in every pulse-beat”.