Five Lines Poem by Nazim Hikmet

Five Lines

Rating: 3.7

To overcome lies in the heart, in the streets, in the books
from the lullabies of the mothers
to the news report that the speaker reads,
understanding, my love, what a great joy it is,
to understand what is gone and what is on the way.

Edward Kofi Louis 13 May 2017

To overcome lies and, to save the world with peace and love! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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Tom Allport 13 May 2017

a poem of understanding of what love is? ..........well written

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Sylvia Frances Chan 01 August 2021

Excellent poem, easefully created.5 Stars Amazingly worded

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Bernard F. Asuncion 13 May 2017

Lullabies of the morhers... thanks for posting.....

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Susan Williams 13 May 2017

Some poems manage to talk about truths without sounding pedantic - - this truth reads in a very poetic way.

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Nabakishore Dash 21 July 2022

very insightful poem.Congrats.

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Anna 20 July 2022

Start working from home! Great work for-Ever, Stay at Home Moms OR anyone needs an extra income. Get started. You only need a computer and a reliable computer connection so don't get late try…… 𝐰𝐰𝐰.𝐖𝐨𝐫𝐤𝐬𝐟𝐮𝐥.𝐜𝐨𝐦

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Sylvia Frances Chan 21 May 2022

A very pleasurable read, CONGRATS being chosen as The Modern Poem Of The Day 5 Stars!

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Chinedu Dike 12 March 2022

A beautiful and insightful creation....

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Sylvia Frances Chan 01 August 2021

Five most valuable lines, a very thoughtful write. I have enjoyed this very much!

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