Bernard F. Asuncion
Things That Really Count - Poem by Bernard F. Asuncion
Today think how really rich you are,
Your life is so precious;
Though not few fall into the grave,
Yours is there to live as virtuous.
Don't forget them of great worth,
Your family is so priceless;
They are there to support you
When things get worse in distress.
Every minute and every second
Of your time is as valuable as gold;
Let it not be wasted at summertime,
Use it before the weather gets cold.
Look at the mirror and see for yourself
The wonderful reflection of your health;
Though thousands even millions get sick,
Your strength projects another wealth.
Salvation is the greatest treasure of all,
For it is important beyond any amount;
So I pray, may you always be rich
In these things, that really count.
Comments about Things That Really Count by Bernard F. Asuncion
Read this poem in other languages
This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.
Still I Rise
The Road Not Taken
If You Forget Me
Edgar Allan Poe
Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You