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Sam Walter Foss

Data de nascimento: 19. Junho 1858
Data de falecimento: 26. Fevereiro 1911

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Sam Walter Foss was an American librarian and poet whose works included The House by the Side of the Road and The Coming American.

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„We felt the universe wuz safe, an' God wuz on his throne.“

—  Sam Walter Foss
The volunteer Organist, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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„There are purple grapes in the Land of Git-Thare.“

—  Sam Walter Foss
The Land of Git-Thare, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„I say the very things that make the greatest Stir
An' the most interestin' things, are things that did n't occur.“

—  Sam Walter Foss
Things that did n't occur, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„Bring me men to match my mountains,
Bring me men to match my plains,
Men with empires in their purpose,
And new eras in their brains.“

—  Sam Walter Foss
"The Coming American" (July 4, 1894), reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„The sweet mellifluous milking of the cow.“

—  Sam Walter Foss
The Milking of the Cow, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„Strew gladness on the paths of men—
You will not pass this way again.“

—  Sam Walter Foss
I shall not pass this Way again, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919). The title of this poem derives from a saying of William Penn.

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„We felt the universe wuz safe, an' God wuz on his throne.“

—  Sam Walter Foss
The volunteer Organist, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„There are purple grapes in the Land of Git-Thare.“

—  Sam Walter Foss
The Land of Git-Thare, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„I say the very things that make the greatest Stir
An' the most interestin' things, are things that did n't occur.“

—  Sam Walter Foss
Things that did n't occur, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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„Bring me men to match my mountains,
Bring me men to match my plains,
Men with empires in their purpose,
And new eras in their brains.“

—  Sam Walter Foss
"The Coming American" (July 4, 1894), reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„The sweet mellifluous milking of the cow.“

—  Sam Walter Foss
The Milking of the Cow, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„Strew gladness on the paths of men—
You will not pass this way again.“

—  Sam Walter Foss
I shall not pass this Way again, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919). The title of this poem derives from a saying of William Penn.