Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

Gold Star - 17,788 Points (14-2-1957 / Tamilnadu, India)

Human Actions - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

All things we do have their repercussion;
Our actions must be guided by wisdom;
We must obey what conscience dictates;
Let prudence help us in times troublesome.

The risks involved must not outweigh the ends;
Our life is one most precious wealth on earth;
On situations, a decision depends;
Our power of reasoning must prevail always.

Yet, every time we shouldn’t forget our aims;
The purpose must be good and not insane;
We must align with nature and God’s plans;
Our faculties must not become our bane.

For, God made man quite differently from beasts;
A special duty, He has given us;
We dare not shirk responsibilities;
To God, an account, every man renders!

Copyright by Dr John Celes 10-16-2005

Comments about Human Actions by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

  • Joe Breunig (3/21/2006 9:34:00 PM)

    Accountability - what a concept! Another nice write. (Report) Reply

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  • (10/16/2005 9:06:00 AM)

    A very positive and uplifting poem, I suppose I enjoyed it so much because it is quite different, in a certain sense, from what I write, and yet in another sense what you write is very much what I write: the hope for life to be meaningful.
    Good work!
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, October 16, 2005

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