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TanjaBoness: 2/...and to perhaps even put some of his troubles in perspective. Others are so much better with words than I am and I once again turn to Edgar Albert Guest (1881-1959).

suzannezeedyk: 3. Here is t poem in full,by Edgar Albert Guest. “Somebody said it couldn’t be done...but he would be one...There are thousands to tell you it cannot be done...Just take off your coat and go to it...and you’ll do it.” How inspiring for a Boardroom wall??

kendikarimi: There are thousands to tell you it cannot be done, There are thousands to prophesy failure; There are thousands to point out to you one by one, The dangers that wait to assail you. But just buckle it in with a bit of a grin, Just take off your [...]

SOLPIEPIZZA: 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…

OrchhaOnline: “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…

JuanCardenasTV: “Only a Dad,” By Edgar Albert Guest Only a dad, but he gives his all To smooth the way for his children small, Doing, with courage stern and grim, The deeds that his father did for him. This is the line that for him I pen, Only a dad, but the best of men. Happy Father’s Day!

deadpoets_live: "Only a dad, but he gives his all To smooth the way for his children small, Doing, with courage stern and grim, The deeds that his father did for him. This is the line that for him I pen, Only a dad, but the best of men." - 'Only a Dad', Edgar Albert Guest Happy Father's Day!

cr8_ivrob: A poem for all the men I know who are fathers on this day. Whether you be a care giver, a grandfather, a dad, or whatever your mission in life may be, here is to the fathers on this day, Only a Dad, BY EDGAR ALBERT GUEST, is a good one. Make it a great day!

GMSlivingwell: Only a dad, but he gives his all. To smooth the way for his children small, Doing, with courage stern and grim, The deeds that his father did for him. This is the line that for him I pen, Only a dad, but the best of men. ~ Edgar Albert Guest

Rotaract_LawFac: Only a dad, but he gives his all To smooth the way for his children small, Doing, with courage stern and grim, The deeds that his father did for him. This is the line that for him I pen, Only a dad, but the best of men. -Edgar Albert Guest-

scorpion_s05: 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

Jeremy_boypoet: A Child of Mine by Edgar Albert Guest Guest was a popular poet of the early 20th century and became known as the People’s Poet. His poetry is well-known for its optimistically inspirational view on everyday life...

DrRamakumar: EQUIPMENT BY EDGAR ALBERT GUEST

FlexiWorkSpace: “So, stick to the fight when you are hardest hit. It's when things seem worst that you must not quit.” An excerpt from Don't Quit by Edgar Albert Guest, read the rest of this inspirational poem here:

jennaemoran: Happy Mother’s Day ladies. Poem Where's Mamma? - written by Edgar Albert Guest |

jesusrg1: Edgar Albert Guest There are thousands to tell you it cannot be done, There are thousands to prophesy failure, There are thousands to point out to you one by one, The dangers that wait to assail you. But just buckle in with a bit of a grin, Just take off your coat and go to it

thejuggernaut71: When with troubles you’re beset, But remember you are facing Just what other men have met. You may fail, but fall still fighting; Don’t give up, whate’er you do; Eyes front, head high to the finish. See it through! ~Edgar Albert Guest

DoinaBadescu: IMPROMPTU: THE LILACS - by Edgar Albert Guest

DS_tone: Buckle In: Edgar Albert Guest. Just about the time the clouds are blackest Let your thoughts go roving to the sun, Just about the time your job is hardest Think how glad you'll be when it is done. Buckle to the task that you are facing, Work away and pretty soon you'll find

DS_tone: Plug along and do the best you can, That's the way to show the stuff you 're made of, That's the way to prove yourself a man. Edgar Albert Guest -

ServissMrs: Happy Poetry Month! "It Couldn't Be Done" by Edgar Albert Guest, read by ESMS staff!

JudeBoik: From an old poem called "a child of mine" by Edgar Albert Guest. Some of my friends have already lost family members from Covid-19 over the past couple months. Grief is hell...

cameronpenny: Edgar Albert Guest. But frankly a poor rendition.

ropa_i_gaz: "The Proof Of Worth" Edgar Albert Guest Stay strong!

PontiacLibrary: Hear two poems by local Detroit author, Edgar Albert Guest.

3WSPGH: The poem is 'Don't Quit' by Edgar Albert Guest.. and the voice is Idris Elba, who revealed last month he had the COVID 19 virus..

catgirrl: by Edgar Albert Guest

alxxbsc: "So stick to the fight when you're hardest hit, it's when things seem worst that you mustn't quit" -Edgar Albert Guest

Faust89823700: Dwell on the joys and not the sorrows here, Master your thoughts and you have mastered fear. Think happy thoughts. Edgar Albert Guest

CarnegieFdn: The poem referenced in Tony Bryk's closing: "It Couldn't Be Done," by Edgar Albert Guest:

aumuthick: edgar albert guest really snapped on see it through

amalatwaijri: “For there's never any laughter howsoever far you roam.. like the laughter of the loved ones in the happiness of home.” The Path to Home, Edgar Albert Guest

StevenSinger3: In this time of social distancing, I offer a poem by Edgar Albert Guest, “See It Through.”

Hawksbrink: Just discovered Edgar Albert Guest. Where has this poetry been all my life?

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MrCoachHaywood: “If the worst is bound to happen, Spite of all that you can do, Running from it will not save you, See it through..” - Edgar Albert Guest

tanda_tania: "If you want to know if you have grit, Just pick out a joy that you like, and quit." — On Quitting, by Edgar Albert Guest

chemahdz: To leave some simple mark behind To keep my having lived in mind; If enmity to aught I show, To be an honest, generous foe, To play my little part, nor whine That greater honors are not mine. This, I believe, is all I need For my philosophy and creed. - Edgar Albert Guest

samrat747: See it Through by Edgar Albert Guest 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... -

samrat747: The Bachelor's Soliloquy by Edgar Albert Guest To wed, or not to wed; that is the question; Whether 'tis nobler in the mind to suffer The bills and house rent of a wedded fortune, Or to say "nit" when she proposes, And by declining cut her. To wed... -

samrat747: The Little Orphan by Edgar Albert Guest The crowded street his playground is, a patch of blue his sky; A puddle in a vacant lot his sea where ships pass by: Poor little orphan boy of five, the city smoke and grime Taint every cooling breeze he get... -

samrat747: Yesterday by Edgar Albert Guest I've trod the links with many a man, And played him club for club; 'Tis scarce a year since I began And I am still a dub. But this I've noticed as we strayed Along the bunkered way, No one with me has ever played -

jasonfried: It’s funny the things that light your fire. I remember reading this poem over and over when I was starting my first business back in my teens: “It Couldn’t Be Adobe” by Edgar Albert Guest —>

jessica32678922: Even hope may seem but futile, When with troubles you're beset, But remember you are facing Just what other men have met. You may fail, but fall still fighting; Don't give up, whate'er you do; Eyes front, head high to the finish. See it through! Edgar Albert Guest

leopercer: 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 he’d tried. So he buckled right in with the trace of a grin On his face. If he worried he hid it.

leopercer: It Couldn’t Be Done By Edgar Albert Guest So he buckled right in with the trace of a grin On his face. If he worried he hid it. He started to sing as he tackled the thing That couldn’t be done, and he did it!

leopercer: It Couldn’t Be Done By Edgar Albert Guest Somebody scoffed: “Oh, you’ll never do that; At least no one ever has done it;” But he took off his coat and he took off his hat And the first thing we knew he’d begun it.

leopercer: It Couldn’t Be Done By Edgar Albert Guest With a lift of his chin and a bit of a grin, Without any doubting or quiddit, He started to sing as he tackled the thing That couldn’t be done, and he did it.

leopercer: It Couldn’t Be Done By Edgar Albert Guest There are thousands to tell you it cannot be done, There are thousands to prophesy failure, There are thousands to point out to you one by one, The dangers that wait to assail you.

leopercer: It Couldn’t Be Done By Edgar Albert Guest 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.

REALationship33: 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 he’d tried. So he…

SecretAspirer: I always loved poetry. Recently came across the poems by Edgar Albert Guest. Those are beyond amazing. The way he portrays his thoughts and present it in the perfect words is simply wonderful.

Spill_Words: Only A Dad  a poem 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

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

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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

calvinandshane: . . . . . Give me the thrill of the task, The joy of the battle and strife, Of being of use, and I'll ask No greater reward from this life. Better than fame or applause Is striving to further a cause. ~ Edgar Albert Guest

Rickey_Harvey: See It Through BY EDGAR ALBERT GUEST 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...

HRMexplorer: We all get told oh no it's not possible it's not been done that way!! So here is a poem you'll love.. for "us" ones who know it can be.... Couldn’t Be Done BY EDGAR ALBERT GUEST Somebody said that it couldn’t be...

harpmuzak: SEE IT THROUGH By Edgar Albert Guest 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…

hottboymack: “Do the best you can do; You may fail, but you may conquer See it through!” -Edgar Albert Guest

ii_MM_aa_DD: And victory's nothing but proof of your skill, Veneered with a glory that's thin, Unless it is proof of unfaltering will, And unless you have suffered to win. - Edgar Albert Guest

nhsEMLA: The stick-together families are happier by far Than the brothers and the sisters who take separate highways are. The gladdest people living are the wholesome folks who make A circle at the fireside that no power but death can break. Full poem >

flosphotos247: When ur up against a trouble, Meet it squarely, face to face; Lift ur chin and set ur shoulders, Plant ur 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

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Patrici75212063: Poem: A Child Of Mine By Edgar Albert Guest

KevinAGray: See It Through By Edgar Albert Guest 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,...

Daniel16994083: And I'm asking you now, was the world against them?' by Edgar Albert Guest

cocco_thomas: “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

n_axmedw: Only a dad, but he gives his all To smooth the way for his children small,  Doing, with courage stern and grim,  The deeds that his father did for him.  This is the line that for him I pen,  Only a dad, but the best of men. EDGAR ALBERT GUEST

dsleon45: “ When with troubles you’re beset, But remember you are facing just what other men have met You may fail, but fall still fighting; Don’t give up whate’er you do; Eyes front, head high to the finish. SEE IT THROUGH “ Edgar Albert Guest



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