If by Rudyard Kipling- memorized this in the 6th grade and hated it then but I am now glad I did.

If by Rudyard Kipling- memorized this in the grade and hated it then but I am now glad I did. Thanks to my history teacher back then.

'IF' by Rudyard Kipling. This was in my home when I was growing up. It was actually a helpful poem to read.

‘IF’ by Rudyard Kipling sung by Joni Mitchell and recited by Dennis Hopper

Haven't seen this poem in forever! We all had to memorize and recite this to our English teacher in high school as part of extra credit. (and i actually memorized it) lol Blast from the past!

Life Well Lived. A collection of non-religious funeral poems that help guide us in our grieving. Curated by Memory Press, creators of beautiful, uplifting, and memorable funeral programs:

A collection of non-religious funeral poems that help guide us in our grieving. Curated by Memory Press, creators of beautiful, uplifting, and memorable funeral programs:--- I just really like these words.

A Psalm of Life | Summary of “A Psalm of Life” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“A Psalm of Life” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. I love this poem, you can call it my favorite too! These words speak to me so much so that I decided to write them down on a piece of paper and stick it in my study, five years by they still remain!

Guard your heart above all else, for it determines the course of your life. Proverbs 4:23 If we're being hurt over & over it's important we guard our own hearts, minds & lives so we aren't entering into sin ourselves, be it with anger, bitterness, resentment, gossip or unforgiveness.

Poem: Still I Rise -

Still I Rise by Maya Angelou. My all time favorite poem of hers. This poem resonates with me so much ♥

Ulysses, Alfred, Lord Tennyson "I am a part of all that I've met..."

this is by far my favorite piece of work. i wish i could find a way to make it a tattoo Ulysses, Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson, Idylls of the King and a Selection of Poems

Alfred Tennyson, Idylls of the King and a Selection of Poems. [Also: quoted by Judy Dench in Skyfall]

After a While Poem

i've had this poem in my phone's notes for YEARS but never knew who wrote it! so glad i found this!

The Art of Being Thick-Skinned | The Squeeze {inspiration, overcoming obstacles, Rudyard Kipling, If by Rudyard Kipling, If poem, dealing with haters, being a wrtier} #worththesqueeze

ALL ABOUT LIFE BEYOND KINDERGARTEN! Kindergarten is the basic building block for all future learning. It is true that everything you need to know in life was really learned in Kindergarten. The tr…

“Chance” May 10th. This isn’t very good at all, but I felt like I needed to write something.

Her nose in a book, with her head in the clouds, hiding her feelings, away from the crowds.<<< Me to a T

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