IBRAHIM SUMAYYA

Rookie (15 january)

Play Better Than The Day Before


Down this road I walk
Words danced in my mind
'My destiny In my hands'
I felt the need to know the meaning of the words
Clearly recognized the words as life_changing
Felt strength in the very core of my being
A strength I never had
Strangely a powerful force was starting to transform me
Success or failure is the very definition
Of everyday actions
The price of success
Is working towards the goals set
The power to succeed
Or fail was my alone
The bigger the better
The ultimate goal in life is to get better
And better each day
Dreamt of bigger and better things
Desired to be better than myself
Life is exactly what you make of it
Mine would be great

Had my mind set on focusing what i can do for the world
Not what I can take from the world
Believing
Dedication
Determination
Are powerful forces that strongly boosted my self_image
I felt the urge to prove to myself I can
Yes I surely can


My brains didn't seem to turn any corners
Fixing my understanding
I wisely realized
The fear of failure make success impossible
Desire for success should be greater
Than the fear of losing
And the next phase
Drove me to identify the biggest problem area of my life
Recharging my mind
And body with positive ideas
I played better than the day before
Stretching out my capabilities
In developing my skills and talents
I was satisfied with the present
Hard work was my only way to positive outcome
Life is hard to beat a person who never gives up
Success is something that come and go
Whether I win or lose
I had faith in life
I had faith in me
The courage and hope in me
Gave me the desire to continue through any struggle
At the end of the day
I played better than the day before

Submitted: Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 29, 2013

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

Form:


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

PLAY BETTER THAN THE DAY BEFORE is about realizing the skills and strength in you to be better and big in life. The fear of failure make success impossible, desire for success should be greater
Than the fear of losing.

Comments about this poem (Play Better Than The Day Before by IBRAHIM SUMAYYA )

There is no comment submitted by members..

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. If, Rudyard Kipling
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  5. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  9. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
[Hata Bildir]