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Best Haste Makes Waste Poems

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Haste Makes Waste Ode to a Cyclist
No matter what I read
No matter what I said
The listener never stirred in bed
To all he just appeared quite dead
Eyes blank and always open
Not a...

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Categories: haste makes waste, farewell, feelings, first love,
Form: Rhyme



Haste Makes Waste
No matter what I read
No matter what I said
The listener never stirred in bed
To all he just appeared quite dead
His eyes were always open
Yet not...

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Categories: haste makes waste, death, goodbye, grave,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member What's the Buzz
If I were a fly, I would take my place
In the halls of Congress where haste makes waste
     I’d buzz the...

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Categories: haste makes waste, funny
Form: Limerick
Premium Member This Year
A brand new year has just begun, new page,
sheet one of twelve to see upon the wall.
It cleanly hangs, no scribbles, signs of age:
a fresh...

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Categories: haste makes waste, new year,
Form: Quintain (English)
Premium Member Patience
Patience
By: Tom
8/8/2019
Haiku

Patience is our friend,
Because its true, haste makes waste,
More patience, less haste.
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© Tom Wright  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: haste makes waste, friend, life,
Form: Haiku



My Idiom Oneliners Part 2
I noticed that the grass was always greener on the other side, as I made my way to the 18th hole and practiced my drive.

As...

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Categories: haste makes waste, humor,
Form: Light Verse
Quit Wasting My Time { Edit }
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Categories: haste makes waste, adventure, education, fantasy, forgiveness,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member What My Grandma Said
What My Grandma Said
By Curtis Johnson

I never knew her as a big talker
She was to me a great listener
She was also a great observer

I have...

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Categories: haste makes waste, adventure, child, childhood, family,
Form: Prose Poetry
CONTRADICTORY CLICHES
first  " there's not time like the present"  then they say "haste makes waste"
then "don't put off until tomorrow what you can do...

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Categories: haste makes waste, confusion, funny, life,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Get On With It
Hi Michael:

You might have been too young to remember, but there is a certain line that Grandma use to say to any of us who...

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Categories: haste makes waste, brother, childhood, family, grandchild,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Catching a Kitty
I’m an animal lover, especially of cats.
Daughter Donna admits they’re better than rats.
I had but one kitty and now I have six.
We need to catch...

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Categories: haste makes waste, animals, cat, , cute,
Form: Light Verse
Idioms Part 1
1/18/17



Among so many rocks and leafs
As well as animals that squawk or squeak
Talk is cheap

Many things considered a dime a dozen
Like limes and onions

You're either...

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Categories: haste makes waste, poetry, rap, word play,
Form: Rhyme
Life and I
For life, were we made
To live, were we given

In life, we learn to live
Yet in life's pursuits, life is spent

In search of ways to live...

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Categories: haste makes waste, life, life, life,
Form: Ode
Wait
Self maintained, call me Frank Sinatra I did it my way - 
"Rocking Robin Must Be Love On The Brain"
Words from the wise men. Life...

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Categories: haste makes waste, art, business, city,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Sofa Bed Saga
Our brand-new sofa bed got stuck.
It wouldn’t open; just our luck.
Our daughter slept upon it twice,
But not last night. Here’s my advice:

If underneath a sheet...

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Categories: haste makes waste, home,
Form: Sonnet
Haste Make Waste
I took my time
And saved my dimes 
So I could buy 
The best of rhymes

But in my haste
I gave away
The best of all
That I had...

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Categories: haste makes waste, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Moving onward
Stepping out, tired and weary, feeling just so
What the hell..... I have no place to go
The desire to turn back would be bad
I’d be returning...

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Categories: haste makes waste, endurance, introspection,
Form: Rhyme