Abdul Wahab


Silence - Poem by Abdul Wahab

When expression fails
Silence speaks
When words create din
Silence is bliss
While wise speaks
I listen and learn
When fools quarrel
I remain silent
To avoid risk
Of breaking peace,
My silence is
Full of wisdom
For the wise
I speak only
When words are
More valuable than silence.


Comments about Silence by Abdul Wahab

  • Heather Wilkins (12/5/2012 5:39:00 PM)


    SIlence can mean so many things. Many times a wise man willl remain silent. A fool is like a babbling brook. Always bubbling over. nice poem (Report) Reply

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  • Roongratt Srimanchantha (7/13/2012 11:03:00 PM)


    wow..the value of silence!
    you are a great poet..thanks for sharing :)
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  • Valsa George (7/2/2012 5:09:00 AM)


    I enjoyed the soliloquy of a wise man....! ! A very nice poem in simple words! ! (Report) Reply

  • (5/26/2012 6:41:00 AM)


    A most valuable poem! You are the most valuable poet too.thank you very much (Report) Reply

  • Aditi Khandelwal (5/26/2012 6:11:00 AM)


    So nice poem that it has left me speechless. *Silence*
    Aditi
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  • (5/25/2012 9:38:00 AM)


    Silence can be a loud scream (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, May 25, 2012

Poem Edited: Friday, May 25, 2012


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