Learn More

Matthias Pantaleon

Rookie - 279 Points (August 24,1984 / Oronija Island, Nigeria)

ideal Life


A fellow who must lead
a just and fair life
Should learn to live like butterflies

They don't get caught up with dragon flies
Nor stuck up in wild flower yard
Sensibly tasting and offering
what they could afford

No grudges
Living a life of ease
like the world is within the flaps
of their wings

Submitted: Saturday, February 23, 2013
Edited: Thursday, June 05, 2014

Topic of this poem: life


Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Life's story

Comments about this poem (ideal Life by Matthias Pantaleon )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  2. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  5. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  8. I Am the Only Being Whose Doom, Emily Jane Brontë
  9. Alone, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. Thanks for Remembering Us, Dana Gioia

Poem of the Day

poet Emily Jane Brontë

I am the only being whose doom
No tongue would ask no eye would mourn
I never caused a thought of gloom
A smile of joy since I was born

In secret pleasure - secret tears
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. Brutality, gajanan mishra
  2. Blessings and mercy, hasmukh amathalal
  3. Manw..?, Swrji Basumatary
  4. She Came to Me, Md. Ziaul Haque
  5. Life Begins Again, Md. Ziaul Haque
  6. A Good Soul, Md. Ziaul Haque
  7. Best Wishes My Love, Valentine Mbagu
  8. Relativity And Love, Sambanath Denis
  9. 2014, Joseph Archer
  10. For violating state law, Cyndi K. Gacosta
[Hata Bildir]