Marvin Brato Sr

Bronze Star - 2,115 Points (March 2,1960 / Davao City, Philippines)

' Health Is Wealth ' - Poem by Marvin Brato Sr

Rich or not
We all have got
Chances in lifetime
To live quite sublime

More rich people become richer
And the majority poor more poorer
It's not how much money brings boost
But having enjoyed life not its cost

Healthy body makes an active mind
Once sick can't make good things rewind
Beware of taking too much of everything
Good health is wealth and the best thing

Poet's Notes about The Poem

(This poem was used and published In WHO Celebration April 7,2013)

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  • Abderrahmane Dakir (1/20/2016 8:31:00 AM)

    Nice wisdom in this great poem. Thank you for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Unwritten Soul (12/8/2015 10:52:00 PM)

    Again you speak the truth, its bitter truth but you tell in softest way...very beautiful work for everlasting reminder to every of us here (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, May 25, 2012

Poem Edited: Monday, September 16, 2013

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