poet Allama Muhammad Iqbal

Allama Muhammad Iqbal

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A Spider And A Fly

One day a spider said to a fly
'Though you pass this way daily
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  • Kevin PatrickKevin Patrick (5/21/2017 1:34:00 PM)

    Many desires are fulfilled with flattery in the world
    All in the world are enslaved with flattery'

    A Good fable, illustrating what a twisted web flattery can do, never trust a spider to say a nice word.

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  • Geeta Radhakrishna MenonGeeta Radhakrishna Menon (5/21/2017 7:47:00 AM)

    An intense poem of how one can be enticed and trapped by flattery.
    Beautifully written.

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  • Bernard F. AsuncionBernard F. Asuncion (5/21/2017 5:25:00 AM)

    Great honors.... thanks for posting.....

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  • Tom Allport (5/21/2017 4:50:00 AM)

    a very truthful poem of flattery does get you anywhere? ..............well written.

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  • Anil Kumar PandaAnil Kumar Panda (5/21/2017 2:47:00 AM)

    Very nice story with a good message. Thanks for sharing. Liked it.

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  • Rajnish MangaRajnish Manga (5/21/2017 2:13:00 AM)

    Wonderful narrative with lovely tale and its profound message. Thanks.

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  • Edward Kofi LouisEdward Kofi Louis (5/21/2017 1:58:00 AM)

    'I only want to entertain you'! Entertainment which leads to sin. Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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  • M Asim NehalM Asim Nehal (10/31/2016 1:18:00 PM)

    A great lesson in this philosophical conversation, how easily we get trapped in sweet talks and start believing in flattery praise....Loved it..100+

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  • Susan WilliamsSusan Williams (3/17/2016 3:21:00 PM)

    Ha! He certainly got this right- - - - - - - -]
    - - - - - - - - - - - - - Many desires are fulfilled with flattery in the world
    All in the world are enslaved with flattery'

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  • Brian JaniBrian Jani (7/14/2014 4:04:00 AM)

    what a poetic angle of view of the classic rivalry of the spider and the fly.well written poem Allama

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