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samrat747: A Toast to the Men by Edgar Albert Guest Here's to the men! Since Adam's time They've always been the same; Whenever anything goes wrong, The woman is to blame. From early morn to late at night, The men fault-finders are; They blame us if they ove... -

samrat747: Father by Edgar Albert Guest My father knows the proper way The nation should be run; He tells us children every day Just what should now be done. He knows the way to fix the trusts, He has a simple plan; -

samrat747: On Quitting by Edgar Albert Guest How much grit do you think you've got? Can you quit a thing that you like a lot? You may talk of pluck; it's an easy word, And where'er you go it is often heard; But can you tell to a jot or guess Just how much co... -

Spill_Words: At Christmas  a poem by Edgar Albert Guest A man is at his finest towards the finish of the year; He is almost what he should be when the Christmas season's here; Then he's thinking more of others than he's

lit_gif: Somebody scoffed: “Oh, you’ll never do that; At least no one ever has done it;” [...] He started to sing as he tackled the thing That couldn’t be done, and he did it. - It Couldn’t Be Done, Edgar Albert Guest

tudamun: “Things Work Out”...Edgar Albert Guest

AndrineS1: When you're up against a trouble, /Meet it squarely, face to face; Lift your chin and set your shoulders, /Plant your feet and take a brace. When it's vain to try to dodge it, / Do the best that you can do; You may fail, but you may conquer, /See it through! ~ Edgar Albert Guest

AndrineS1: "... You may fail, but fall still fighting; / Don't give up, whate'er you do." A line from Edgar Albert Guest's poem.

Beaks6612: The Proof Of Worth - Edgar Albert Guest.

hrhbeatriz: Dear Edgar Albert Guest: bless you.

garamkitabein: "We seldom miss the earthly great - the famous men that life has known- But, as the years go racing by, we miss the friends we used to own." Edgar Albert Guest: The Joys We Miss

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camilloriffo: Yet they rose in the world you're so quick to condemn, And I'm asking you now, was the world against them?" - Edgar Albert Guest

DylanCornelius: Inspiring motivation to keep going. Don't quit! "See It Through" by Edgar Albert Guest | Poetry Foundation

36yearUSAFVet: Only a Dad BY EDGAR ALBERT GUEST Only a dad, with a tired face, Coming home from the daily race, Bringing little of gold or fame, To show how well he has played the game, But glad in his heart that his own rejoice To see him come, and to hear his voice.

billjlevin: A poem to live by... It Couldn’t Be Done BY EDGAR ALBERT GUEST Somebody said that it couldn’t be done But he with a chuckle replied That “maybe it couldn’t,” but he would be one Who wouldn’t say so till...

Faust89823700: As did the stable long ago. Edgar Albert Guest

FamFriendPoems: At Christmas

MindCaper: ..."But just buckle in with a bit of a grin, Just take off your coat and go to it; Just start in to sing as you tackle the thing That 'cannot be done', and you'll do it." - From Edgar Albert Guest's poem `It Couldn't Be Done`

billjlevin: A Wonderful Poem... It Couldn’t Be Done BY EDGAR ALBERT GUEST Somebody said that it couldn’t be done But he with a chuckle replied That “maybe it couldn’t,” but he would be one Who wouldn’t say so till...

flusteredduck: Hard Luck by Edgar Albert Guest

stella_davila: It Couldn’t Be Done by Edgar Albert Guest

RuthMalhotra: “Bowed are our heads for a moment in prayer; Oh, but we're grateful an' glad to be there. Home from the east land an' home from the west, Home with the folks that are dearest an' best.” — Edgar Albert Guest,...

GMBallentyne: It Couldn’t Be Done By Edgar Albert Guest (1881–1959) Somebody said that it couldn’t be done But he with a chuckle replied That “maybe it couldn’t,” but he would be one Who wouldn’t say so till he’d tried....

Carl_the_stoic: The Proof of Worth by Edgar Albert Guest. I need to be better.

elliotgraytho: So they buckled right in with the trace of a grin If they worried they hid it. And started to sing as they tackled the thing That couldn’t be done, and they did it - (It Couldn't Be Done, Edgar Albert Guest)

QueenofSmileZ: I have never been a fan of poetry but Edgar Albert Guest has these moving words.

DoinaBadescu: TOUCHING HEARTS: A BOY AND HIS DOG - Edgar Albert Guest

MelanieJaxn: Bowed are our heads for a moment in prayer; Oh, but we're grateful an' glad to be there. Home from the east land an' home from the west, Home with the folks that are dearest an' best. -Edgar Albert Guest

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From morn to midnight, all day through,
I laugh and play as others do,
I sin and chatter, just the same
As others with a different name.

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I dance and tumble and do rage
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