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

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

Sonnet: True Success Is God-Destined - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

Some think they can achieve all things by sheer
Hard-work, intelligence and on their own;
Some think they can do things while they drink beer,
Through slaves and cell-phones, working in a town!

Some think that back-door entry is the best!
They use their clout and influence and bribe;
Some achieve things by turning into pest,
And some others are sheer will-powered tribes.

Some pray to God but never labor hard;
Some labor hard but never pray to God;
The one who mixes both gets his reward;
The lucky/ plucky man cannot be Lord!

True success comes when man does as God says,
And such a man gets surely better days!

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, August 31, 2003

Poem Edited: Saturday, March 6, 2010

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