Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

Gold Star - 39,889 Points (June 15,1942 / Aravayal, karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, South India)

Groom Yourself - Poem by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

To think is intellectual; to learn is knowledge;
To score is intelligent; to feel is emotion;
To perfect is aesthetic; to sense is passion.
Cultivate them all to hold fast a woman.
10.05.2003


Comments about Groom Yourself by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.

  • Prince Obed de la Cruz (12/2/2009 9:01:00 AM)

    nice quote in poetic form here. This one is quite logical and has an element of poetry which is the 'intellectual appeal'. I think it has also humanistic value, in a way... (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Poem Edited: Saturday, December 12, 2009


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