Walt Whitman

(31 May 1819 - 26 March 1892 / New York / United States)

What General Has A Good Army - Poem by Walt Whitman

WHAT General has a good army in himself, has a good army;
He happy in himself, or she happy in herself, is happy,
But I tell you you cannot be happy by others, any more than you can
beget or conceive a child by others.


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002

Poem Edited: Friday, March 18, 2016


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