Edward Kofi Louis

Gold Star - 142,118 Points (13th October 1961 / Accra, GHANA)

Education - Poem by Edward Kofi Louis

Education in peace brings peace,
Education in love brings love,
Education in care brings care,
But education in war brings war to all mankind.


Comments about Education by Edward Kofi Louis

  • Vaidyanathan Ram Iyer (4/17/2016 4:07:00 AM)

    Yes, sure, it depends the way we take the path of education, very nice. (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • V.m.saraswathy Munuswamy V.m.saraswathy Munuswamy (3/31/2016 9:53:00 AM)

    nailed on the head, superb, thanks poet (Report) Reply

  • Elena Sandu Elena Sandu (3/24/2016 6:29:00 AM)

    How very true! Well put, let us hope will come the day when we will be able to erase the last one and all mankind will live in peace and harmony with everything that surrounds us. (Report) Reply

  • Lisa Marie Mottert (3/2/2016 2:25:00 PM)

    Very nice and to the point! 😃 (Report) Reply

  • Howard Savage (1/5/2016 7:20:00 AM)

    Never thought of education in that manner. Great thought, and the way it is presented. Education is the key. thanks for the insight. (Report) Reply

  • Shahin Latif Shahin Latif (12/24/2015 2:42:00 PM)

    Nice job! It's help to grow our mind. Really you are great. So, take my heartiest thanks. Be well always. (Report) Reply

  • Vaidyanathan Ram Iyer (12/21/2015 6:18:00 AM)

    Sometimes, somewhere, somehow,
    Small words inspires, (Report) Reply

  • Nyota Yasulwe Nyota Yasulwe (10/6/2015 12:48:00 AM)

    A good poem of few words that says the truth about impact of education! (Report) Reply

  • Geetha Jayakumar Geetha Jayakumar (6/1/2015 12:00:00 PM)

    Thoughtful write in few lines. Very true said, the way one get education, the same way he learns and uses in his later life. Beautiful presentation. Loved reading it. (Report) Reply

  • Frank Avon (11/24/2014 5:39:00 AM)

    Oh, how true! how true! How simply and eloquently you express this. And how much the children of this age will have to overcome. (Report) Reply

  • Akhtar Jawad Akhtar Jawad (11/5/2014 7:42:00 AM)

    Education helps in socialization of a man. A good education results in goodness and a bad education results in evils. Nice poem.........10 (Report) Reply

  • Pintu Mahakul Pintu Mahakul (8/25/2014 9:38:00 AM)

    Education at first step, nice poem. (Report) Reply

  • Gangadharan Nair Pulingat (7/17/2014 5:15:00 AM)

    We want progress, achievement, and good things in life and as such education is important in an individual's upbringing. The poet sees the education for bringing peace, love and care and also well being of the world which is a good poem. (Report) Reply

Read all 13 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?



Poem Submitted: Monday, October 11, 2010



[Report Error]