Henry Brown

Rookie - 33 Points (31 July 1947 / Johannesburg South Africa)

The Greatest Of All - Poem by Henry Brown

Suffering from poor self esteem
Wanting to be admired is that your dream

Always running out of steam
Want to be THE cake and THE cream

The answer is very simple like counting from one to three
To be the greatest you need to be the servant to all you see

You will only be the greatest if you learn to serve
It takes a lot and will test your nerve

I trust you hear what I say
Start to serve and you will be on the journey to becoming the greatest there is no other way

Henry Brown 25th November 2010


Comments about The Greatest Of All by Henry Brown

  • (11/25/2010 12:28:00 PM)


    A didactic poem having universality. Plenty of wisdom and depth have made the poem very interesting.
    Nice write.
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  • (11/25/2010 11:01:00 AM)


    Low self esteem comes from lack of self love. Focus on love of self (spiritual focus) and then you will be able to love others. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 25, 2010



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