Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Am I True To Myself?

Am I True To Myself?

I have to live with myself, and so
I want to be fit for myself to know
I want to be able, as days go by
Always to look myself straight in the eye;
I don't want to stand, with the setting sun
And I hate myself for things I have done.
I don't want to keep on a closet shelf
A lot of secrets abount myself
And fool myself, as I come and go
Into thinking that nobody else will know
The kind of man I really am;
I don't want to dress up myself in sham.
I want to go out with my head erect
I want to deserve all men's respect;
But here in the struggle for fame and pelf
I want to be able to like myself.
I don't want to look at myself and know
That I'm bluster and bluff and empty show.
I can never hide myself from me;
I see what others may never see;
I know what others may never know,
I never can fool myself, and so,
What happens, I want to be
Self-respecting and conscience free

by Edgar Guest

Lama menghilang, tetiba muncul dengan poemlah pulak... Demam panas ke sasau minah ni??? hehehe... Demam pun tak, sasau pun tak... pening je, almaklum terperap 2 hari dalam kelas leadership trainning... hahaha

Poem ni, is one of the exercise masa trainning tu.  But, frankly it's a NICE piece of art! Simple words but have a very DEEP meaning.  And YES, putting it in this blog is IMPORTANT to me as I can read, read, and read it when ever I want.  If it stays in the trainning handout, I BELIEVE it will be forgotten before I know.

It's better to DO than not to DO.....


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