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Guest, Edgar Albert

Born: 1881 AD
Died: 1959 AD, at 78 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Poets

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US (English-born) journalist and popular poet

 

wrote poetry collections "A Heap o' Livin'" 1916, "When Day is Done" 1921, "Harbor Lights of Home" 1928, "Today and Tomorrow" 1942


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  • "The timid and fearful first failures dismay, but the stout heart stays trying by night and by day. He values his failures as lessons that teach The one way to get to the goal he would reach."
  • "I'd like to be the sort of friend that you have been to me, I'd like to be the help that you've been always glad to be; I'd like to mean as much to you each minute of the day, as you have meant, old friend of mine, to me along the way."
  • "Columbus dreamed of an unknown shore at the rim of a far flung sky."
  • "It matters not what goal you seek Its secret here reposes: You've got to dig from week to week To get Results or Roses."