Your eight-page paper—behind which you huddle, Bawling through the megaphone of big type: ‘This is I, the giant.’
Immortality is not a gift, Immortality is an achievement; And only those who strive mightily Shall possess it.
Things done well and with a care, exempt themselves from fear.- William Shakespeare
Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming it.- Helen Keller
I'm not the type who'll yell about my achievements from the rooftops.- Aishwarya Rai
Just like music, sports elevates us to new levels of achievment.- Randy Castillo
Without failure, we could not relish in the achievement of our successes.- Asa Don Brown
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|Birth:||23rd August, 1868|
|Death:||5th March, 1950|
|Profession:||Biographer, Lawyer, Poet|
Edgar Lee Masters was an American poet, biographer, and dramatist. He is the author of Spoon River Anthology, The New Star Chamber and Other Essays, Songs and Satires, The Great Valley, The Serpent in the Wilderness An Obscure Tale, The Spleen, Mark Twain: A Portrait, Lincoln: The Man, and Illinois Poems.
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