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If - Poem by Rudyard Kipling

If you can keep your head when all about you
Are losing theirs and blaming it on you;
If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,
But make allowance for their doubting too:
If you can wait and not be tired by waiting,
Or, being lied about, don't deal in lies,
Or being hated don't give way to hating,
And yet don't look too good, nor talk too wise;

If you can dream---and not make dreams your master;
If you can think---and not make thoughts your aim,
If you can meet with Triumph and Disaster
And treat those two impostors just the same:.
If you can bear to hear the truth you've spoken
Twisted by knaves to make a trap for fools,
Or watch the things you gave your life to, broken,
And stoop and build'em up with worn-out tools;

If you can make one heap of all your winnings
And risk it on one turn of pitch-and-toss,
And lose, and start again at your beginnings,
And never breathe a word about your loss:
If you can force your heart and nerve and sinew
To serve your turn long after they are gone,
And so hold on when there is nothing in you
Except the Will which says to them: "Hold on!"

If you can talk with crowds and keep your virtue,
Or walk with Kings---nor lose the common touch,
If neither foes nor loving friends can hurt you,
If all men count with you, but none too much:
If you can fill the unforgiving minute
With sixty seconds' worth of distance run,
Yours is the Earth and everything that's in it,
And---which is more---you'll be a Man, my son!


Comments about If by Rudyard Kipling

  • Rookie - 0 Points Rajul Sharma (6/30/2015 1:27:00 AM)

    I read this poem first time in my school text book and it became my all time favourite poem...
    If you can fill the unforgiving minute
    With sixty seconds' worth of distance run
    everytime i read this poem, everytime i wanna remove all the ifs from it (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 408 Points Melissa Patty (6/29/2015 5:42:00 PM)

    Powerful piece of writing 😃 (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 43,053 Points Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (6/28/2015 8:50:00 PM)

    An impacting piece oif work by a superior craftsman...~FjR~ (Report) Reply

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Poems About Graduate

  1. 1. If , Rudyard Kipling
  2. 2. The Road Not Taken , Robert Frost
  3. 3. What Fifty Said.. , Robert Frost
  4. 4. Oh, The Places You'Ll Go , Theodor Seuss Geisel
  5. 5. An Instructor's Dream , Bill Knott
  6. 6. The Graduation Dress , Edgar Albert Guest
  7. 7. Graduation Day , Joseph T. Renaldi
  8. 8. How Much They Have Grown , Raymond A. Foss
  9. 9. I Go Back To May 1937 , Sharon Olds
  10. 10. ' In My Father's Shoes ' , Ency Bearis
  11. 11. Hallelujah: A Sestina , Robert Francis
  12. 12. The Logical Conclusion , Ezra Pound
  13. 13. In The Harbour: Possibilities , Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  14. 14. The Librarian , Lonnie Hicks
  15. 15. Come, Pretty School-Girl! , Henry Clay Work
  16. 16. February 14-Your Birthday , Theodora (Theo) Onken
  17. 17. Angel My Niece , Suzae Chevalier
  18. 18. The Key To Success , Sofi Martinez
  19. 19. Graduation Day , Yuvarani Sami
  20. 20. Allow Me To Introduce Myself , David Beckham
  21. 21. Hear Me Roar! , Angelo Velasquez
  22. 22. Ped Xing , Edgardo Tugade
  23. 23. /// Humor ***** Boring Speaker , Rommel Mark Dominguez Marchan
  24. 24. Your Soul Was Meant To Be (For My Son) , Kelly Kurt
  25. 25. The Graduate Leaving College , George Moses Horton
  26. 26. /// Humor ***** Philosophy Grads , Rommel Mark Dominguez Marchan
  27. 27. ! Gun Nuts , Michael Shepherd
  28. 28. Come Smile At Me Again , Herbert Nehrlich
  29. 29. Life After Graduation , Joseph T. Renaldi
  30. 30. St.Thomas , James McIntyre
  31. 31. Chocolate! Chocolate! , Sylvia Chidi
  32. 32. Schools , MOHAMMAD SKATI
  33. 33. Haikus On The Moon (Imperfect Haikus) , Dilantha Gunawardana
  34. 34. An Unborn Child's Poem , Esther Ayala
  35. 35. Exquisite Candidate , Denise Duhamel
  36. 36. I Will Exceed Your Expectations , breanna givens
  37. 37. A Graduate , ijlal haider
  38. 38. Histoire Du Cinéma , Larry Sawyer
  39. 39. School Spirit , Ima Ryma
  40. 40. A Mother's Last Favor , Marvin Brato Sr
  41. 41. George Zimmerman, 'Not Guilty' A Travest.. , Luke Easter
  42. 42. Mom , Winter Raine
  43. 43. December 25 , David Lehman
  44. 44. ' Rest In Peace......' , Shondrika Anderson
  45. 45. The Second Ark (A Poem For Children) , Lee Crowell
  46. 46. You Can Contribute A Verse , Denys E. W. Jones
  47. 47. Lil’ Wayne And His Views On Marriage And.. , Joe Rosochacki
  48. 48. We All Graduate , Lawrence S. Pertillar
  49. 49. Paul Newman Leaves For God , O Anna Niemus
  50. 50. Life , Crystal Dawn
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