Treasure Island

chandra thiagarajan


Love your Work


Love your work
With all your heart
Don't you shirk
And work in part
Don't expect a perk
Else you'll go berserk.

Love your work
With all your heart
Make it your favourite
It should your intelligence merit
It is a timeless secret
Like a diamond of high carat.

Love your work
With all your heart
You'll find it rewarding
When intellectually challenging
It'll keep your spirits high
And to have a long happy life thereby.

Submitted: Saturday, March 23, 2013

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  • Poetheart Morgan (3/30/2013 10:13:00 AM)

    If you work without love, you are working like a slave. When you work with love, your work like a emperor. You work is your Joy - Osho (Report) Reply

  • Unwritten Soul (3/30/2013 1:32:00 AM)

    I am so feel blessed when there is encouragement poem like this, it forced myself to appreciate what i have done even i feel i did nothing good..but at least we do as what we can do, so i feel good.....and we love this work_Soul (Report) Reply

  • Walterrean Salley (3/28/2013 11:25:00 PM)

    When intellectually challenging
    It'll keep your spirits high
    And to have a long happy life thereby.

    Thank you for this very encouraging piece Chandra. I shall remember this while working. (Report) Reply

  • Diane Hine (3/26/2013 7:13:00 AM)

    If you don't have a job that's intellectually challenging then a job that's physically challenging is next best thing as at least it will keep you fit. A thoughtful, interesting poem. (Report) Reply

  • Valerie Dohren (3/25/2013 11:02:00 AM)

    A great philosophy, but most people dislike their jobs if they are mundane. To do a worthwhile and satisfying job is what we all desire. (Report) Reply

  • Thomas A Robinson (3/23/2013 4:58:00 PM)

    If you don't love your work, quit! Find an occupation that excites you everyday and only reluctantly you leave at the end of the day. After all work is the only thing that will bring you a sense of satisfaction for a lifetime. (Report) Reply

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