Life Lesson Poems

Life Lesson Poems

Poems about Life Lessons

It has been said that life is the most patient teacher. You will be presented with the same experience over and over until you learn the best way to deal with the situation. This is not because life is cruel. Rather, it is because things have a way of coming back to haunt us when we don't deal with them. One form of intelligence is the ability to learn from mistakes. When you are presented with a painful experience, take the time to think about how you can avoid it in the future. This is an example of a lesson learned.

Poems about Lessons Learned from Mistakes

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  1. The Jealous Heart

    The Self-Defeating Consequences Of Jealousy

    Jealousy is such an ugly beast,
    Consuming in a ruthless feast,
    Every thought of rational notions
    Or capacity for gentler emotions,

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  3. Delight In

    Make Each Day Worth It

    If you're tired of doing nothing
    Rubbing your eyes until they're red
    Getting bored and feeling blank
    With no thoughts in your head

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  4. A Healthy Mind

    Why Does Your Mindset Matter?

    Can a lush green forest grow
    On a barren piece of land?
    Or a building be constructed
    On a giant heap of sand?

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  6. Tightrope

    Minding Our Virtues

    It's sometimes hard to see
    How close a virtue and vice can be,
    Yet the borderline of the two
    Should we respect in all we do.

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  7. Time Keeps Marching On

    Reflecting On The Passage Of Time

    Time passes all so quickly,
    Moments melting into years.
    It's true, time waits for no one,
    And the end is always near.

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    Another lovely poem, Patricia - keep them coming. Very best wishes, Ann

  8. The Best Day Of My Life

    Each Day Can Be The Best

    The best day of my life,
    When will it be?
    When I score top grades,
    Or get a meal free?

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  10. These Stories We Wear

    these stories we wear –

    scars,
    stretchmarks,

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  11. Moving Toward Temporary

    Moving Forward In Life

    Sometimes your best isn't enough
    And happiness comes after sorrow
    Life isn't always going to be rough
    Yet, I can't speak for tomorrow

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  12. Teach Them Well

    You are not defined
    by the way other people
    see you
    treat you

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  13. Life Will Bloom When It Is Ready

    I keep pulling
    on my roots
    urging them to grow
    impatient for the bloom

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