Deborah Loraine Kean

Rookie - 0 Points (Rotorua New Zealand)

The Virtuous Achievers - Poem by Deborah Loraine Kean

The world is not enough
But it's plenty, for most people
Over much, some would say
They are a thin, clever hard people
Who preach the virtues of being tough


Comments about The Virtuous Achievers by Deborah Loraine Kean

  • (9/14/2006 5:02:00 PM)

    Being tough? Well the response of that is toughness isn't it? World is not enough, probably for some people, problems are rising all over, it is a crazy world, just need to fit in.
    Sincerely
    (Report)Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • (11/29/2005 4:19:00 AM)

    Virtues often fall into the catagory of, 'do as I say, not as I do.' Admire the virtuous man, but watch your back. I really liked this one very much. (Report)Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 2 comments »



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: people, world



Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 23, 2005



Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. Television
    Roald Dahl
  10. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
[Report Error]