William Arthur Ward

(1921 - 1994 / Louisiana)

Before You - Poem by William Arthur Ward

Before you speak, listen.
Before you write, think.
Before you spend, earn.
Before you invest, investigate.
Before you criticize, wait.
Before you pray, forgive.
Before you quit, try.
Before you retire, save.
Before you die, give.

Topic(s) of this poem: uplifting


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, August 27, 2015

Poem Edited: Thursday, August 27, 2015


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