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Best Stop And Smell The Roses Poems

Below are the all-time best Stop And Smell The Roses poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of stop and smell the roses poems written by PoetrySoup members


A Memorable Person
On a train going south on business
For what seemed an eternity,
I chanced upon a memorable man
Who changed the path of my destiny

He was itinerant to...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, life, peoplelife, me, time, life, me,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member Live life to the fullest before its the final end
The sands of time are falling away
Make sure to make the most out of each and every day
Release all of your hate and conqueror your...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, inspirationallife, family, family, life, love, time,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member ''Broken Wings''
Bird in a guilded cage, a broken heart, a solitary soul
Road less travelled, a soul full of longing, my heart bleeds
On a wing and a...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: stop and smell the roses, introspection,
Form: Name
Premium Member Life's Highway
Speeding along life's highway
With the scenery flashing by
Must stop and smell the roses
There's more than meets the eye

We miss the tiny intricacies 
Subtleties that mean...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, life, love,
Form: Quatrain
Life Through a Child's Eyes
I hear the children laugh and wish I was that care free
If only there was some way I could see what they see
The children take...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, child, childhood, children, life,
Form: Rhyme



God's Gift To Humanity
God gave us a gift 
this blue marble we call Earth, 
He had a divine plan 
during the Universe's birth. 

He scattered the stars 
throughout...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, beautiful, december, god, imagery, inspiration, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
God made this world
stop, take  the time to feel the sun upon your face
take a moment to see the wonders God's put into place
stop and smell the...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, life, nature, world, time,
Form: Pastoral
Symbol of The Rose
Stop and smell the roses
God gives us to enjoy
The symbol of his love to us
His mercy, peace and joy

A white one, oh, so beautiful
A saviour...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, faith, religion, love,
Form: Rhyme
Chill Out
Chill Out

When you’re in an awful hurry
And haven’t time to spare
And everything’s a worry
You’re rushing here and there

While all the jobs are piling up
Like dishes...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, lifetime, time,
Form: Rhyme
Roses
I sit calmly in the state of shock, disgusted by my generation.

Precious life that so many struggle to have, kicked aside like a soccer ball.

Abusing...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, family, growing up, happiness, life,
Form: I do not know?
Imagine
Imagine the sound of bright buzzing bees,
And ripe juicy apples planted on trees.
Imagine the sight of the birds that fly,
Or the airplanes that soar through...

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© Emma Duffy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: stop and smell the roses, america, beautiful, community, earth, encouraging, feelings,
Form: Rhyme
Stop
Stop
Sign
Red light Green light
Stop running by the pool
Stop annoying your siblings
Stop picking your nose
Stop Drop and Roll
Stop talking in class
Stop making out behind the gym
Stop...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, anxiety, culture,
Form: Free verse
Promise of a Rose
A moment of promise comes 
to those who take time
to stop and smell the roses

Heard is this old phrase
once or twice, but still
a promising thought

Petals...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, nature,
Form: Free verse
He Took My Breath Away
Have you ever had your breath taken away?

A moment where nothing else seemed to matter?

When the earth stopped revolving and your heart began spinning out...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, beauty, desire, dream, emotions, faith, feelings,
Form: Free verse
pearls to swine
this is a poem about idiotic fools who try to take kindness for weakness

i figured you were needy
but all you really wanna do is get...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, foodme, love, me,
Form: Limerick
GO OUT OF YOUR WAY
no time to take the scenic route we're always moving apace
no time to stop and smell the roses nor see the wonders of this place
we're...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, faith, inspirational, upliftinggod, lost, god, jesus,
Form: Didactic
Premium Member New Year
20161204
Madly rushing to end the year
All activities running in the 5th gear
Calls to stop and smell the roses can't hear
Desperately reaching for the new year...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, new year, old,
Form: Rhyme
Be Somebodys Angel
Shoot for the moon even if you miss you'll land among the stars take the time to stop and smell the roses even if you're...

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© Bo Lanier  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: stop and smell the roses, angel, love, moon,
Form: Free verse
Philisophical
A wise man once said its better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at 
all
What makes me wonder constantly though, is...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, funny, day, life,
Form: Burlesque
Premium Member I love you wont you be my Valentine
I wear my heart on my sleeve

You’re here with me and I hope you never leave

With this card I pour it all out

My fondness for...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, holiday, love, words, heart, write, heart,
Form: Rhyme
Birds
If I had to put this into words
what I was thinking about the birds:

I'd say "I think they have it made"
existing in life 
with anothers...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, imagination, inspirational,
Form: I do not know?
This is the case'
Our bodies and life depends on this life staple.
We continue in being un-rational, we are un-capable.
Rational thinking should be our way.
Listen to me, listen to...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, faithgod, anger, earth, god, life, planet,
Form: Rhyme
No complaints
As everyday is different as i walk 
the lands to me that are unknown. 
I fear nothing but it kills me everyday 
inside that i...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, passion, war, me, me,
Form: Blank verse
The feelings
Once in a great while your soul stands up and takes notice of someone and your inner voice screams yes that one. So loud your...

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© Jason Wall  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: stop and smell the roses, love,
Form: Free verse
LOST LOVE
EACH DAY I WALK TO THE WALLS OF LOVE MAKING MY REQUEST KNOWN
ELITED BY THE PRESENT OF SUNSHINE BEAMING DOWN ON MY PRESENTS
ENDEARING OF MY...

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Categories: stop and smell the roses, lost love, mother, native american, life,
Form: I do not know?