Treasure Island

Sumeet Mukherjee


Be Like A Little Star


Ever noticed a little child?
And ever noticed their blissful ignorance?
Though they have seen the least of this world
Yet they’ve some exceptional sense

They have so many things to teach you back
We’re no doubt mature
But few are the things that we lack
So, those are called the little stars
Who shine even brighter than the brightest star

When you come along with them
You’ll realize the unselfish love
That they emit
If you play along with them
You’ll realize in what state of purity
Do they exist

Their mind is free from all the tensions
Yet their heart is full of love and emotions
They don’t bother about tricks and relations
What they understand is
The deep love and affection

They never even dream to harm anybody
As their purest desire is to love everybody
They don’t have the tendency to take revenge
And they are free from every mental avenge

They have the habit
To learn everything new
Yet this habit is maintained and cultivated
By only a few
They have the craze and excitement
In every object they see
They develop a sense of attachment
And suppress ‘I’ for ‘we’

Learn to be a little star
The childhood stage is the purest in our life
Remember your every experience
It’s going to help you in every strife

Submitted: Friday, May 15, 2009
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Be Like A Little Star by Sumeet Mukherjee )

Enter the verification code :

  • Ashraful Musaddeq (6/3/2009 12:41:00 PM)

    'Learn to be a little star
    The childhood stage is the purest in our life
    Remember your every experience
    It’s going to help you in every strife'

    Nicely expressed, love the last stanza most,10+++ (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. I Walked by the Beach, jael mboga
  2. What should not be done as the limit of .., Dr.V.K. Kanniappan
  3. SENRYU (5-7-5) 9, Aftab Alam
  4. SENRYU (5-7-5) 8, Aftab Alam
  5. Thank You And Goodbye, My Beloved, herbert guitang
  6. SENRYU (5-7-5) 7, Aftab Alam
  7. Death Dream, Aftab Alam
  8. Burning Rose, jael mboga
  9. Life's Casino, Sandra Feldman
  10. These Two, Frank Avon

Poem of the Day

poet Emily Dickinson

70

"Arcturus" is his other name—
I'd rather call him "Star."
It's very mean of Science
To go and interfere!

I slew a worm the other day—
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Kenneth Allott

 
[Hata Bildir]