Poems About: GREED
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205.2010 - A Year for Peace & Goodwill
A new year dawns as many before,
will 2010 bring what we ask for?
A peaceful future that all can share
with the wealthy showing that they care? read more »Dave Dunn aka Rhumour
206.the rumour spread thus
The rumour spread that he is dead
the talks were excited with passionate greed
anxious souls rushed to the site read more »sreelekha premjit
207.Vices to be Wiped out
You will be beset by ire
when you rent your mind to greed.
Pride will push you into mire
so to wise counsels pay heed. read more »rajendran muthiah
Anger, Pride, Deceit and Greed
Are the four flaws you denounce,
Said the saint Mahaveer,600 B.C.
Anger spurts when pride is at stake. read more »Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.
209.because i am the giver then i am inexhaustible
i have been thinking about greed
your greed with specifics
the details crop in cramped inside these craniums
and i am honestly read more »RIC S. BASTASA
Suddenly we've become to be,
The social welfare-lites.
People of greed have proceeded,
And deceived. read more »Lawrence S. Pertillar
211.Oh Canada I weep for thee,
Bought and sold for a mineral called gold,
National pride went out with the evening tide.
Brave son's and daughter's loss of pride,
Giving away this, for which others died. read more »Derrick Fernie
As a waft of grass not perturbed by high velocity of the winds
As a river joining the sea not bothered by the depths of the ocean
As a true warrior not afraid of the might of enemy’s army
A humble soul will never be disturbed by the vagaries of daily life read more »Somanathan Iyer
213.Selfish Social Climbers
Selfish social climbers with an eye on greed,
Dig themselves a bigger hole to get and deceive.
With it getting deeper.
That hole they dig is wide to get... read more »Lawrence S. Pertillar
214.The Seven Deadly Sins Series-Greed
To be fair, please know within this poet lies no greed
So how can she fairly access or put into art another mans evil need.
I suppose I observe greed on a daily basis, a seven deadly sin,
But never had demons drive me to win material things at my whim. read more »Princess LilyPad
215.Humanity Redefined: Part 4 (The Omega)
Though greed was responsible for
The invasion, greed would also be
The fuel for humanity’s survival. read more »Alex Gomez
216.Ballade Of Dead Republics
Tell me ye King-craft of to-day
Where is Athens, who made men free;
Then sank into stupor by the way,
Subdued by the Spartan tyranny? ... read more »Edgar Lee Masters