Rudyard Kipling

(30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936 / Bombay)

Rudyard Kipling Poems

121. Great-Heart 1/3/2003
122. Gunga Din 12/31/2002
123. Gypsy Vans 1/3/2003
124. Hadramauti 1/3/2003
125. Half-Ballad Of Waterval 1/3/2003
126. Harp Song Of The Dane Women 1/3/2003
127. Helen All Alone 1/3/2003
128. Heriot's Ford 1/3/2003
129. His Apologies 3/24/2010
130. His Wedded Wife 1/3/2003
131. How Fear Came 1/3/2003
132. How It All Began 1/3/2003
133. How The Camel Got His Hump 1/3/2003
134. How The Leopard Got His Spots 1/3/2003
135. How The Rhinoceros Got His Skin 1/3/2003
136. How The Whale Got His Throat 1/3/2003
137. Hunting Song Of The Seeonee Pack 1/3/2003
138. Hymn Before Action 12/31/2002
139. Hymn of Breaking Strain -new- 8/26/2015
140. Hymn To Physical Pain 1/3/2003
141. I Keep Six Honest... 1/3/2003
142. If 12/31/2002
143. In Error 1/3/2003
144. In Springtime 1/3/2003
145. In The House Of Suddhoo 1/3/2003
146. In The Matter Of One Compass 1/3/2003
147. In The Neolithic Age 12/31/2002
148. James I 1/3/2003
149. Jane's Marriage 1/3/2003
150. Jubal And Tubal Cain 1/3/2003
151. Justice 1/3/2003
152. Kaa’s Hunting 3/29/2010
153. Kim 1/3/2003
154. Kitchener's School 1/3/2003
155. La Nuit Blanche 1/3/2003
156. Lady Geraldine's Hardship 1/3/2003
157. Late Came The God 1/3/2003
158. L'Envoi 12/31/2002
159. L'Envoi To "Life's Handicap" 12/31/2002
160. Letting In The Jungle 1/3/2003
Best Poem of Rudyard Kipling

If

If you can keep your head when all about you
Are losing theirs and blaming it on you;
If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,
But make allowance for their doubting too:
If you can wait and not be tired by waiting,
Or, being lied about, don't deal in lies,
Or being hated don't give way to hating,
And yet don't look too good, nor talk too wise;

If you can dream---and not make dreams your master;
If you can think---and not make thoughts your aim,
If you can meet with Triumph and Disaster
And treat those two impostors just the ...

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Hymn of Breaking Strain

THE careful text-books measure
(Let all who build beware!)
The load, the shock, the pressure
Material can bear.
So, when the buckled girder
Lets down the grinding span,
'The blame of loss, or murder,
Is laid upon the man.
Not on the Stuff - the Man!

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