Teen Life Lesson Poems

Teen Life Lesson Poems

Poems about Lessons Learned from Life Experiences

There are many kinds of lessons that one person can share with another. Chances are you have friends with all kinds of wisdom. There is the friend that you call for technical skills, another for help in the kitchen, another for life advice, and another who knows how to listen. All of these skills are kinds of wisdom. Each of these friends might be helpless to help you in a matter which is not his area of expertise. It is good to look at the people around us and notice their unique abilities.

Poems about Life Struggles and Finding Success

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  1. Touching The Sky

    • By Shreya D. Chattree
    • Published: August 2018
    Learning Lessons From Mistakes

    Come for me, sweet tomorrow.
    Help me touch the sky.
    Like a well-learned bird opens its wings,
    I, too, want to fly high.

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    Committing mistakes and then learning from them can be a great lesson of life. It can truly evolve a person into a nice gentleman. I remember, after passing out of the university, I joined an...

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  3. Clear Vision

    • By Anne M. Snell
    • Published: March 2018
    Poem About How To Love Yourself

    She longs to be pretty,
    Because all she sees are her flaws.
    She doesn't see that those "flaws"
    Are really her perfection.

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    This, to me, describes something similar that my friends said/wrote about me. It shocked me at the time how much they cared about me. I felt unlovable after me and my mom started fighting...

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  4. What Time Can Do

    • By Morgan Smith
    • Published: August 2016

    Time can do amazing things.
    It turns princes into kings.
    It is needed for grass to grow.
    It can help forgive a foe.

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  6. Lost In The Mist

    • By Destiny.R
    • Published: June 2014
    Love Helping With Depression

    As the doors lock closed,
    with a juddering "click,"
    my tears come rushing down
    in a waterfall of sick.

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  7. Ask Yourself

    • By Rhiannon Alexander-Sampson
    • Published: March 2014

    Is the blast of a gun or the blood of the dove, the problem?
    Why is it that the sea tastes like tears?
    Do the rivers carry the sorrows of Earth to its heart?
    ...

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  8. Story Of Her Wrists

    • By L. Ferguson
    • Published: June 2013
    Poem About When A Friend Opens Up

    She smiled a pretty smile
    But it started to twist
    You see her smile told a story
    And so did her wrists

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  10. Infatuation Is False Love

    • By Jake Hoppner
    • Published: July 2012

    False Love isn't love when you look at her and wish you were holding her in your arms,
    it's infatuation, true love is rare and takes time to develop,
    staring at her day in day out won't make her love you, 
    it will make her love someone else...

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  11. A Girl's View

    • By Cassie
    • Published: July 2012

    Everyone tells me I'm gorgeous
    That I have stunning features to die for,
    But I must have gone blind,
    Because I can't see them anymore.

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    I feel this so many times. People tell me I'm pretty but I don't believe them. I truly feel like the ugliest girl in my grade. Everyone else is so beautiful and I know that they don't feel...

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  12. Puppet Strings

    • By Amber Duncan
    • Published: September 2011
    Poem About Control

    I am a puppet, held up by your strings.
    I am a puppet trapped in your ring.

    I am a puppet for you to enjoy,...

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  13. The 6th Sense

    • By Dominique Belanger
    • Published: September 2011

    My hands grow numb, they cannot feel.
    My eyes grow dim, can't tell what's real.
    My senses die, now what's the deal.
    All I can smell is hate and fear.

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