poet Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes

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God in His infinite wisdom
Did not make me very wise-
So when my actions are stupid
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  • Ankwasa HarlordAnkwasa Harlord (12/27/2019 4:33:00 PM)

    Wow such great piece of art

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  • saint vick (5/8/2018 5:45:00 PM)

    Add a comment.Point Of Correction, they do not

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  • SylvaOnyema (4/20/2018 11:19:00 AM)

    God in his infinite wisdom. Simple and short. Nicely comunicated.

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  • paa solo (12/29/2017 4:50:00 AM)

    I could think about this poem my whole life what a piece

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  • Indira RenganathanIndira Renganathan (12/4/2016 12:14:00 AM)

    A humourous poem....good to read

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  • Damian Hoke (2/20/2014 10:19:00 AM)

    This is a wonderful poem

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  • Luna Hamltin (2/11/2014 12:26:00 PM)

    When a sound is not made
    A hound shall sound
    So do as the hound
    And make a sound

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  • Liliana ~el (10/26/2013 8:20:00 PM)

    Short and to the point :)

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  • Mokete Maphehelle (6/13/2013 9:05:00 AM)

    and it was not by mistake that God made me so

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  • Brianna James (4/23/2013 12:08:00 PM)

    We crave for acceptance by others
    We can be accepted if we be ourselves
    Not who they want us to be
    We should be accepted
    As us, not them

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  • Kay Staley (2/1/2013 12:07:00 PM)

    Captivating...I had to read it more than once. Very clear what he is saying.

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  • Beverly A (11/3/2012 9:06:00 AM)

    what a loaded message....

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  • Oludipe Oyin SamuelOludipe Oyin Samuel (6/18/2012 10:02:00 AM)

    He makes me smile. That's all I can say

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  • Boone Mccaw (1/26/2012 12:24:00 PM)

    I am Boone, and I think Langston Hughes writes some good stuff.

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  • David Beckham (3/3/2011 2:53:00 AM)

    How simple and how important is this message all in one? Excellent work!

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