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12/11 ~ Motivational Poem


Tuesday, December 11, 2012

It's the Journey that's Important...
by: John McLeod

Life, sometimes so wearying
Is worth its weight in gold
The experience of traveling
Lends a wisdom that is old
Beyond our 'living memory'
A softly spoken prayer:
"It's the journey that's important,
Not the getting there!"


Ins and outs and ups and downs
Life's road meanders aimlessly?
Or so it seems, but somehow
Leads us where we need to be,
And being simply human
We oft question and compare....
"Is the journey so important
Or the getting there?"


And thus it's always been
That question pondered down the ages
By simple men with simple ways
To wise and ancient sages....
How sweet then, quietly knowing
Reaching destination fair:
"It's the journey that's important,
Not the getting there!"
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PATTYKLAVER 12/14/2012 6:15AM

    I don't know where you find these poems, but they are lovely.

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BARCLE 12/11/2012 11:54PM

    That's really lovely

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JUSTLLAMA 12/11/2012 11:53PM

    LOVE!

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ROXYZMOM 12/11/2012 5:10PM

    Very nice! Thanks for sharing!

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LADYFROMTHEWOOD 12/11/2012 12:11PM

    emoticon = my journey.
GREAT poem! Thanks for taking the time to share it with us.

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242WILLNOTDO 12/11/2012 9:32AM

    AMEN!

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JENSDAY1012 12/11/2012 9:13AM

    emoticon

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NUTRON3 12/11/2012 8:59AM

    Good one

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JOHNMARTINMILES 12/11/2012 7:38AM

    I repeatedly quote Wayne Dyer: "Happiness is not the destination, it is the journey"

Make Today a Great Day!

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NANNABLACK 12/11/2012 7:33AM

    emoticon

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