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The Unattained Wish

Rating: 4.5
I wish to be like him,
But i've never worked like him
Joshua Adeyemi
Sunday, April 9, 2017
Topic(s) of this poem: life
POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
Many wish to be like great men, but the tragedy is that they can't work as those great men did.
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COMMENTS
Mahtab Bangalee 22 January 2020
let's follow the great not to be great but to know true self///
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Mahtab Bangalee 22 January 2020
let's follow the great not to be great but to know true self
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Chinedu Dike 14 November 2019
An insightful rendition of words set aside for sober reflection. Very brilliant, focused and factual. Remain enriched, Joshua.
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Dr Antony Theodore 25 August 2018
very true dear poet....... hard work is always behind a great man......... so work hard with a real and achievable aim in your life. you will win with powerful determination.. tony
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Akhtar Jawad 08 April 2018
A great two liner, loved it.
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Adolf Baloyi 27 June 2017
that could be words of wisdom to the young once to act righteously and just-fully.
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Joshua Adeyemi 09 April 2017
Thanks sir, for the encouragement.
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Rajnish Manga 09 April 2017
To wish is half the story. If we can't emulate our role models in true spirit, we are bound to leave the other half of the story unfinished. This is hypocrisy. Thanks for sharing.
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Joshua Adeyemi 09 April 2017
powerful Couplet! . Wise job done!
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