Carl Sandburg (文學作家)


“Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you.”

— Carl Sandburg, Writer

「時間是你人生的錢幣,它是你唯一的錢幣,只有你能決定將怎麼使用它。要小心,以免其它人替你使用。」– 卡爾‧桑德堡 (文學作家)

  • spend (v.) 花費,使用。He spends most of his time on school experiments. (他把大部份的時間花在學校實驗上。) lest (conj.) 以免,免得。例:She moved away from the window lest anyone might see her. (她離開窗戶以免被人看到。)
  • 卡爾‧桑德堡 (1878-1967) 為美國著名詩人,他的詩讓他獲得 2 座普利茲文學獎 (Pulitzer Prize),他所著的林肯傳記讓他獲得第 3 座普利茲文學獎。


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