chandra thiagarajan


Permanence


Human life is momentary
Like a water bubble vanishing

Youth and wealth are temporary
Like clouds that are passing

Impermanent are all worldly relations
Permanent are truth and righteousness.

Submitted: Monday, March 11, 2013

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  • Veteran Poet - 1,150 Points Thomas A Robinson (3/13/2013 1:44:00 PM)

    We should seek to gather around us the things that are more than fleeting whims or diminishing returns.
    Things that have stood the time tested formula for happiness...true happiness. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 17,180 Points Valsa George (3/13/2013 6:22:00 AM)

    In this fleeting existence, what is permanent is truth and righteousness and as Kavya has put it, perhaps the relationships we build up here! ! Brief and crisp! ! (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 607 Points Kavya . (3/12/2013 1:20:00 AM)

    v truly said mam......everything in life is temporary except the relations that v maintain can be permanent (Report) Reply

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