akram saqib

Freshman - 547 Points (14 APRIL / SAHIWAL)

///Listen To Thyself - Poem by akram saqib

O! Trainer master
I am the king
This is crown prince
Make his mind waster

Manners of court
He has learnt
Strengthen him so
To make invincible fort

O thy lordship
I would surely do
All my best
With greater hardship
Master trainer to the prince commands

O the prince make hustle
Go to the dense forest
Listen in quietness
What the leaves rustle

Do report back
The voices quiet
I’ll make up
If something lack

I spent days a lot
In chasing vices
Perused them closely
But understood them not

Go again and now
Listen with great care
What quietness says?
And report me back so
O master I have returned
With a lesson that I learnt
The way of esteem and respect
I’ve from loneliness earned

The success of a man lies
In the sounds that vies
With the conscience
In the deep deep silence

Comments about ///Listen To Thyself by akram saqib

  • (6/22/2009 4:20:00 AM)

    real listening is listening of oneself (Report) Reply

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  • (6/21/2009 1:27:00 PM)

    A beautiful poem well penned.10. (Report) Reply

  • (6/15/2009 6:46:00 AM)

    it is also your wonderful write...... (Report) Reply

  • (6/8/2009 6:41:00 AM)

    hearing silence............... its a cure to the mind.
    well writen
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  • (6/2/2009 11:40:00 PM)

    so true and i myself thinks that sound of silence is the most beautiful sound in the universe...another great write from you sir,10+++ and thanks for sharing

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  • (6/2/2009 6:27:00 AM)

    Well written! The old saying that the mind is the slayer..... holds even today. The voice of silence is indeed the most potent sound. Greetings for writing such a beautiful poem.10++ (Report) Reply

  • (6/1/2009 8:41:00 AM)

    listen to thyself to know thy success. good verse. (Report) Reply

  • (5/31/2009 9:25:00 AM)

    the last part is more than beautiful..good poem... (Report) Reply

  • Ashraful Musaddeq (5/29/2009 8:18:00 PM)

    'The success of a man lies
    In the sounds that vies
    With the conscience
    In the deep deep silence'

    Delighted with this beautiful idea.10
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  • (5/29/2009 11:03:00 AM)

    well i can say that this is a unique poem u have created... amazing! ! ! !
    one thing i like about this poem of urs is, u could turn it to a play.. well no bet 10points for this poem. a gd write from u. well done
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Poem Submitted: Friday, May 29, 2009

Poem Edited: Thursday, September 16, 2010

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