Terence George Craddock (Spectral Images and Images Of Light)


Respect Sows Peace


Do not restrict respect
to age because someone is old
show real respect to all

but respect most
heart motivation
of people worthy
of that respect.

Respect is given
respect is earned
respect enriches
respect ennobles

graces civilization
elevates humanity
sows seeds of peace.


Copyright © Terence George Craddock

Submitted: Thursday, May 31, 2012

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 (Respect Sows Peace by Terence George Craddock (Spectral Images and Images Of Light) )

Enter the verification code :

  • Eric Cockrell (6/1/2012 8:50:00 PM)

    respect the finger that points the way, and the hand that takes yours, the feet that walk by your side! (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. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Extinction, Jon M. Nelson
  2. My Tourniquet, Kyle Schlicher
  3. Roses In My Dreams, Ronald Chapman
  4. Life Is, Jon M. Nelson
  5. Short Ode to Screwball Women, Rachel Todd Wetzsteon
  6. Lemons, Jon M. Nelson
  7. Paradise Found, Damian Murphy
  8. Seventh Sunday, Rachel Todd Wetzsteon
  9. Fires in the Sky, Ronald Chapman
  10. Driving Me Crazy! !, Damian Murphy

Poem of the Day

poet Edgar Allan Poe

Kind solace in a dying hour!
Such, father, is not (now) my theme-
I will not madly deem that power
Of Earth may shrive me of the sin
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Jacques Prevert

 

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]