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Maxim Poems - Poems about Maxim

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Premium Member THE QUEST FOR SELF-KNOWLEDGE
...ur part, to guide me out of the labyrinth of ignorance, onto the Road of understanding and to direct me your enigmatic maxim Correctly to decipher. Tell me, oh God of poetry, Is there a secret way to lead me into the knowledge of myse......Read More
Categories: maxim, god, philosophy, self,
Form: Free verse



Acclimatization
...e-deep shallows of those earlier days were but rough drafts, early editions of what they eventually turn into. The maxim: “they know not what they do” has to apply or we would never arrive at that stage of namely and to wit, that st......Read More
Categories: maxim, poverty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Deepest and Wisest Vocations
...pread to domestic competitions to sell high and buy low. Highest and best competitive use has become an industry maxim for facilitating transactions of human housing habitats-- less concerned than another time for humane home sac......Read More
Categories: maxim, earth, health, peace, political,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Pastorale
..."If you need a thesaurus to find the right word, then it's the wrong word." -- a remembered, probably misquoted, old maxim. A week of rain has left my yard spongy but quite lush -- and birds, now, are again appearing. A small, s......Read More
Categories: maxim, introspection, language, perspective, political,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Fortitude's Daughter
...uades with privilege of inaction Compassion scaffolds resilience duly collected Pragmatic rain alerts to a pertinent maxim Intrigue's face created by Misery's descendant Originally posted in July 2020 Submitted for Contes......Read More
Categories: maxim, analogy, change, conflict, philosophy,
Form: Quatrain



Premium Member ENTHUSIASM
... There was a boy named Maxim Who went on a date with great enthusiasm He took the girl to a museum She asked him with sarcasm Of his place ......Read More
Categories: maxim, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Black Lives Matter
...Black lives matter The popular maxim for the day We gather hand in hand A reprieve from the hateful things we do - and what we say Let's be more t......Read More
Categories: maxim, america, anxiety, black african
Form: Rhyme
Robert Chalk and the Blackboard
...lassroom hush ,? , if the fly itself can't her own wings, brush ? Silence is heard, filled with powerful word A deep maxim is sharper than the sword Robert chalk left its track on the wood board And the blackboard, thus was meant to ......Read More
Categories: maxim, literature, school, success, teacher,
Form: Sonnet
Eat to Live or Live to Eat
...That one eats to live is a lie. This maxim will simply not fly. Since everyone dies, death acts as life's prize. And therefore, we all eat to die. That......Read More
Categories: maxim, food, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Equilibrium
..."Likers gonna like" I heard her say An odd twist on a more familiar saying An optimistic maxim worth relaying Perhaps I ought to pass it on today "Likers gonna like" you heard me say When you had......Read More
Categories: maxim, encouraging, friendship,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member Locked up in a Word Prison
...This mind locked into a syllable count Receiving maxim sentence seventeen Monoku one liner is this amount Shakespearean Sonnet it’s revealed in The Acrostic is vert......Read More
Categories: maxim, poetry, poets,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member HAIKU WAY 4
...holy; Columbarium precinct ~~~~~~~~~ Sexy contours Dangerous profile; Dazzling beauty ~~~~~~~~~ Wise maxim echoes: Know Thyself; Deadly finesse exhorts ~~~~~~~~~ Leon Enriquez 30 October 2019 Singapore ......Read More
Categories: maxim, allegory,
Form: Haiku
Milne Bay
...ing his guns and the triggers he squeezed He ripped the palms all apart Making sure the snipers would be gone in his Maxim gun art These stories showed how it was for the Allied troops At Milne Bay in the muddy tropical soup When th......Read More
Categories: maxim, remember, war,
Form: Ballad
2019
...all we fly to Mars and live there? Hard to predict the unknown. Lots of surprises. Just wait and see Goes the maxim. We only know the past And the ongoing present. The future is oft unknown.......Read More
Categories: maxim, age, angst, autumn, future,
Form: Blank verse
They All Look Alike
...Most now have faith in scientific fact, And so accept a snowflake lacks a twin. This maxim states what no man can exact, For proof is matching endless crystalline-- Which nature shapes according to her l......Read More
Categories: maxim, allusion, analogy, imagery,
Form: Sonnet

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