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Read Poems by Steven Gallegos

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Thoughts, observations, ideas and words from the Silver Saffron Sage book

He who knows anger
Knows no anger

He who knows patience 
Knows Allah 

He who knows acceptance 
Knows compassion

He whom has acquired 
Has acquired power

To know yourself is the first 
To know why you do what you 
do is the second
To be able to self correct is the 

Control your emotions and you 
will prosper
If you do not you will be in 
constant turmoil

Copyright © Steven Gallegos | Year Posted 2012


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  1. Date: 6/21/2016 12:45:00 AM

    STEVEN, Enjoyed reading your thoughts and words. Keep sharing and writing poetry. ~SKAT~
  1. Date: 1/2/2013 3:53:00 PM

    Welcome to Soup! Glad to read of Allah..all God's welcome here ;) If you need any help please don't hesitate to ask...Light & Love
  1. Date: 12/19/2012 11:30:00 AM

    PoetrySoup I offer to you this afternoon Steven. I wish for you the best in your writing endeavors whatever they may be. Hoping you find even more inspiration by reading some of the poetry written here by other poets. Thank you for sharing your writing with us and have a wonderful weekend. Love, Carol