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

Gold Star - 16,365 Points (14-2-1957 / Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India)

Sonnet: Man Must Be Wise - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

Man thinks he is cleverer than his God!
Good deeds he does and commits too grave sins;
Presuming time will be offered by lord,
And the devils’ fight he can finally win.

Our God is so kind but He is Master;
He knows our heart’s depths and every small thought;
Much more than any man, God thinks faster;
Man can’t cheat God and to know this, he ought.

Our lifetime though long, yet appears so short;
Already some men live on borrowed time;
Till old age sets, his sins, man cannot cart
Man should repent fast to make life sublime.

Who knows purgatory still awaits some men;
’Tis wise to suffer here; go to Heaven.


Comments about Sonnet: Man Must Be Wise by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

There is no comment submitted by members..



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: god, heaven, time, heart, sonnet



Poem Submitted: Thursday, July 24, 2003

Poem Edited: Tuesday, March 2, 2010


[Report Error]