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Best Success Poems

Below are the all-time best Success poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of success poems written by PoetrySoup members


The secret of success is to pay attention to the whispers of our inner voice!

© Demetrios Trifiatis
      25 January 2019...

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Categories: happiness, life, success,
Form: Monoku

Premium Member DON'T OVERTHINK

Go with the flow
Where zephyrs blow
Parallel the weather
Light as a feather
Set it adrift 
Life is a gift
Open your heart
Play up the part
Let your mind soar

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Categories: success, confidence, dream, hope, life,
Form: Rhyme

Ingredients To Achieve A Dream - Panagiota Romios

Dream Recipe: Ingredients 

Have a huge dream that seems unachievable! 
Be fearless and put up pictures of that...

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Categories: encouraging, success,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Leaves of the Dead
Leaves of the Dead

Les feuilles mortes 

They fall like dead soldiers
Dreams knifed in the dead of night
It is as yesterday
Once more
Where love was kissing my...

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Categories: success, french, imagery, music, paris,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Land of Opportunity
I take my hat off for the flag
  I stand up straight; let others sag
I get all weepy for Old Glory
  thinking of...

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Categories: success, america, cry, grandfather, grandmother,
Form: Couplet

Premium Member Apollo 11
Armstrong, Collins and Aldrin
were the three that made up the crew
to be the first men to set foot on the moon
was what they were determined...

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Categories: historyjuly, success,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Another Day
A torch carried on forever, indeed,
for the aggressive rhymer in me,
is alive again, unshackled and freed,
rising to challenge another day, I see.

As I found myself...

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Categories: art, life, poets, success,
Form: Quatrain

Fever of love cartwheel snaillike but where are you?

Round six o'clock noon, sunken is the moon gazing
behind deep...

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Categories: success, absence, dedication, life, love,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Both Sides for Me
The look of pity on the saleswoman's face said it all
my paint spattered clothing, however the jeans fit
just didn't have that panache, chic pizazz, tongue...

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Categories: success, absence, adventure, dream, fun,
Form: Quatrain
Never Surrender
I'm a grit teeth beginner breaking out the cage,
growing strong and fitter with wit coming of age,
squeezing letters out of lemons got me in a...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: success, anxiety, character, confidence, conflict,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Five Letter Words
Often women dream about famed lover sweet
While stars shine above mused quiet meets
Coded notes given neath party arbor
Eager hands which cause fresh ardor
These alter truth...

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© FJ Thomas  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: success, desire, dream, feelings, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member She Arose
She arose…
A phoenix out of a pile of ashes…
Out of abandonment
Out of hardships and constraints
Out of depression and sadness

She arose…
Out of cutbacks and setbacks 

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Categories: success, confidence, courage, endurance, hurt,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tantalizing
Potential is a most tantalizing Hypocrite
  Views the toil of Accomplishment and quits...

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Categories: fantasy, success, work,
Form: Epigram
The Definition Of A Real Woman
(W)- A real woman knows that the wages of sin is death so she is not concerned about the wages of a real man, because...

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© Tay Reid  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: success, anniversary, beauty, butterfly, courage,
Form: Ballad

 Don't know if human's will ever see
 every soul born, is right where it's meant to be
For the rich to become the richest

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Categories: success, anger, care, change, class,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Our heroes roar
There they are
Flags held high
Voices raised too high
Eyes raised so high
Heads up in the sky
The spirit of football so much
They are our heroes

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Categories: success, football, games, nostalgia, soccer,
Form: Verse
The Internet: Rtrn
A void of Facebook
Creativity dies here...

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© Dan Keir  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: success, adventure, dedication, freedom, home,
Form: Haiku
I can
By : Dulce Santiago

“ I can ”
Where were you when I needed you
Where were you when they were ripping my skin and soul 
When I...

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Categories: absence, confusion, dad, success,
Form: Diamante
She writes her songs and her poems,
not one person know 'em.
She listens to the sound of her music,
she's stuck to it like a tick.

If someone...

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© Ana Jusino  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: success, analogy, beautiful, beauty, blue,
Form: Rhyme
Seed Of Friendship-A dedication
L-iving in a world of vast 
souls formed from 
another voided world,
E-ntering thru portals 
from their world to earth.
O-ozing spetacular smell 
and wail when the...

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Categories: success, addiction, angel, care, change,
Form: Acrostic
A smooth sea
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner
Work smart, persevere and don't fear failure
A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor
Work smart, persevere and you'll...

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Categories: success, courage, freedom, future, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme

Soothing ordinal number, satisfying one’s needs,
End of one’s endeavor, a completion of a week;
Valuable quantity on spiritual event like Jesus’ words on the cross,
Even church...

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© Len Gasun  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: success,
Form: Acrostic
A Beautiful Woman

Her face was a constellation of perfections 
She was ravishing; beautiful beyond condemnation. 
Her voice was like many water 
Yet, it's coo...

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Categories: beautiful, inspirational, success, uplifting,
Form: ekphrasis
Are winners defined by prowess
In business or in sport
Or by intellectual power 
Backed by academic report?

Is losing determined 
By lack of financial wealth
In lieu of...

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Categories: success, black african american, destiny,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member A Damsel Or A Camel
Why drowning when there's
the ability to swim in me?
Why sleeping in the cold woods
with a match box in my Jacket
and an Axe below my head?

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Categories: adventure, life, success, symbolism,
Form: Rhyme