Dave Alan Walker

Silver Star - 3,930 Points (Pudsey, Leeds)

The Bridge Of Life - Poem by Dave Alan Walker

As we cross
the bridge of life
we see our glories
and we see our failures

We learn from each
as we find our way
to the true path of wisdom


Comments about The Bridge Of Life by Dave Alan Walker

  • Silver Star - 3,456 Points Hans Vr (11/20/2013 3:58:00 AM)

    We may see clearly at that time.
    Our search for Truth seems to never end (Report) Reply

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  • Veteran Poet - 1,014 Points Krishnakumar Chandrasekar Nair (10/22/2013 3:14:00 AM)

    Too many bridges to cross
    Before wisdom on us finally dawns
    And all the time that we lost
    In between will in our old age haunt.....
    (Good poem Sir - keep on at it) (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 7,110 Points Vera Sidhwa (10/3/2013 8:15:00 PM)

    And so looking back and then forward gives you enlightenment on what your life is right now. This
    is a great poem. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,282 Points Tarobinson1103@gmail.com Robinson (10/1/2013 5:02:00 PM)

    Oh I think the smoke rises from the bridges we have crossed and there is no where to go but forward. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 159 Points Laurie X3 (9/25/2013 4:18:00 PM)

    I have to disagree....the fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom....that is why some of the most educated may not have it, and some people with long histories of failures may look behind, see their mistakes yet go forward and still repeat the same mistakes.....but sometimes the most simple person has great wisdom because he depends on God for light on his path. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,282 Points Tarobinson1103@gmail.com Robinson (9/25/2013 11:17:00 AM)

    The bridge called knowledge leads to wisdom. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,030 Points Queeny Gona (9/24/2013 11:58:00 AM)

    That's so true we learn from our past experiences!

    A fool doesnot even learn through experiences
    A knowledgeable persons learns from his past experiences and
    A wiseman learns through observation of the fellow men! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 10,101 Points Heather Wilkins (9/23/2013 2:14:00 PM)

    excellent thoughts Dave. we are like as to a group of children in the school of life with many lessons to learn. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 8,965 Points Tirupathi Chandrupatla (9/23/2013 1:06:00 PM)

    Find our way to the true path of wisdom. Beautifully put. Thank you. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,965 Points Noreen Carden (9/23/2013 5:10:00 AM)

    Hello Dave beautiful i am impressed by the way you put across so strong a message
    in so few words i envy your ability to do that well done (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,265 Points Pradip Chattopadhyay (9/23/2013 4:01:00 AM)

    our glories tend to hold us back, our failures goad us to strive.

    great wisdom in the few words of your poem, Dave. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, September 21, 2013

Poem Edited: Monday, September 23, 2013


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