Poems About: RETIREMENT
Poems on / about :
- carpe diem
325.Ch 01 Manner of Kings Story 15
A vezier, who had been removed from his post, entered the circle of dervishes and the blessing of their society took such effect upon him that he became contented in his mind. When the king was again favourably disposed towards him and ordered him to resume his office, he refused and said: "Retirement is better than occupation."
Those who have sat down in the corner of safety
Have bound the teeth of dogs and tongues of men. read more »Saadi Shirazi
326.! a thousand poems
yeah yeah, nothing for you to boast about –
‘100 good ones would be quite enough…
no, make that 20 – who’s got time for more,
even if they were masterpieces…’ read more »Michael Shepherd
It was one of so many; an army
of greenness; anonymous footsoldier
in the cause of nature’s greater good.
It was tree. read more »Michael Shepherd
With all of their 'knowledge'
And quick access to 'facts'.
Very few express wisdom.
With a common sense attached. read more »Lawrence S. Pertillar
329.Leaving And Glad
You've been here many years.
You've seen and made many shed tears.
But with patience and pray we've muddle through.
Now we can all just say so long, and goodbye to you. read more »Lois M. Crockett
330.My Hero, My Dad
There was a time you held my hand
as a child too young to understand.
You repaired broken toys and shined everyone's shoes.
Regaled WWII stories at least a thousand times or two. read more »Susan A. Birowski
331.Fantasies of Accomplishment
Does a normalcy achieved with good credit,
Remain so when lifestyles crumble...
And taxes are still due on what is 'owned'?
When a quality of life as shown today, read more »Lawrence S. Pertillar
If one with 'good' credit,
Is still paying on debts.
Why is one without any debts at all, read more »Lawrence S. Pertillar
333.! Old Age Remembered
I never thought it would happen to me…
so, I wouldn’t have been reading this poem…
but now it seems it has. And now read more »Michael Shepherd
and then there was
so ordered the Lord. read more »samyak jain
335.My Younger Days/ Part II
Indeed time is a factor.
Years, Months, Weeks, Days, Hours and Seconds.
Before our eyes we learn about life.
A boat with no ocean is still a boat. read more »Gulliver Gimble
336.Another Election Rolls Around in the Good Old U.S.A.
Another election coming around, politicians again are practicing
They want our vote they’ll promise us the world will be at our
Command read more »Dave Tanguay