Sweepers Quotes by David Dinkins, William Blake, Robert Alton Harris, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Lord Byron, Tom Waits and many others.
If you can’t be a sun, be a star. For it isn’t by size that you win or fail. Be the best of whatever you are.
Better live a crossing-sweeper than die and be made to talk twaddle by a “medium” hired at a guinea a seance.
If a man is called to be a street sweeper, he should sweep streets even as a Michaelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, ‘Here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well.