Courage by Edgar A. Guest

I'll be willing to bet that most Edgar A. Guest fans have not read this poem before, so this will be a real treat for them...and you! Anything by Guest is inspired: COURAGE This is courage: to remain Brave and patient under pain; Cool and calm and firm to stay In the presence of dismay; Not … Continue reading

It Takes Courage – Dauntless – Poems

Hi All, I found a couple more great poems dealing with the topic of courageousness.   I know it takes a little more effort to digest these than if they were short "quipy" quotes, but they really are worth the read. Enjoy!  -Shawn IT TAKES COURAGE To stand for the right at all times. To … Continue reading

What is Success?

Success is being friendly when another needs a friend, It's in the cheery words you speak, not in the coins you lend. Success is not alone in skill and deeds of daring great, It's in the roses that you plant beside your garden gate. Success is in the way you walk the paths of life each … Continue reading

NOW – Poem

If you have hard work to do, Do it now. Today the skies are clear and blue, Tomorrow clouds may come in view, Yesterday is not for you; Do it now. If you have a song to sing, Sing it now. Let the notes of gladness ring Clear as song of bird in spring; Let every day some music bring; Sing it … Continue reading

The IF Poem

"IF" By Rudyard Kipling If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you But make allowance for their doubting too, If you can wait and not be tired by waiting, Or being lied about, don't deal in … Continue reading