If you wait…

If you wait until tomorrow
and always hesitate
Then when tomorrow comes
around you are just a little late!

If you wait until tomorrow
thinking there will be a way
Then you do not know the
opportunities will not always stay!

If you wait until tomorrow
and if tomorrow never comes
Then it become useless to blame
the fate and in vain it goes!

The one who says I can’t today can never pay the bill
But fame and fortune wait for the one who says I will!

Offshore Writings

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Published by Offshorewriter

My Passion for writing unfolded during this lockdown, and here I am a blogger toady!

61 thoughts on “If you wait…

  1. Mmm. Yes, indeed, take action today, or don’t, yet be clear about your intention, and stay off the fence, which is where suffering lives. Love this poem, dearest Preeths. Beautiful, and empowering. Have a blissful Sunday. ❤️❤️❤️

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  2. Your poem reminded me of a very famous “doha” (a form of hindi poetry) by the Indian mystic poet, Kabir “काल करे सो आज कर, आज करे सो अब । पल में प्रलय होएगी, बहुरि करेगा कब ॥” which roughly translates to “Tomorrows work do today, today’s work now If the moment is lost, the work be done how”. The last line of this doha is about what’d happen if all is doomed in the next moment.. so we must do our work now! Very much like your poem. I was amazed and so I thought I should share it with you guys :))

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    1. Awwww.. thank you Jay for this insightful comment. 💕💕 I glad you shared this with us and every line here is so true and wise. True that sometimes later becomes never. Thank you once again Jay for always sharing your beautiful thoughts with us. 🤗🥰

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  3. Hi! I have nominated you for the libster Award. I would love if you participate in it. Do check it out, Thanks(I had to nominated as you have a wonderful blog)

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  4. Great poetry and truths to live by Preeths. That picture looks like me with my head on the computer many a nights.. lol but I always manage to finish. Have a great weekend! ❤️❤️ Cindy

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      1. Yes everything is amazing😍
        Actually I was stuck with my college admission and all, so wasn’t so active lately
        But now I am back🤣🥰
        What about you?.. Are you doing great?

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