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Walt Whitman

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American Walt Whitman, born on May 31, 1819, is considered to be one of the world's greatest and most influential poets and writers.


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Quote Left The city sleeps and the country sleeps, the living sleep for their time, the dead sleep for their time, the old husband sleeps by his wife and the young husband sleeps by his wife; and these tend inward to me, and I tend outward to them, and such as it is to be of these more or less I am, and of these one and all I weave the song of myself. Quote Right
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Quote Left Has anyone supposed it lucky to be born? I hasten to inform him or her that it is just as lucky to die, and I know it. Quote Right
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Quote Left And I will show that nothing can happen more beautiful than death. Quote Right
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Quote Left From the beach the child holding the hand of her father, Those burial clouds that lower victorious soon to devour all,... Quote Right
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Quote Left Whatever satisfies the soul is truth. Quote Right
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