*Magnify*
SPONSORED LINKS
Creative fun in
the palm of your hand.
Printed from https://www.writing.com/main/view_item/item_id/955228-A-WISE-MIND
Rated: E · Poetry · Emotional · #955228
Heart is more powerful than the mind
A WISE MIND


A wise mind knows that despite
Its being powerful, smart,
Even greater powers are
Bestowed on tiny heart.

A wise mind realizes
That it can calculate,
But its calculations fail
Before the supreme fate.

A wise mind can also feel
And not only reason,
It senses things that exist
Though they can’t be proven.

A wise mind appreciates
That love’s melodious note
Pervades all thought and action,
That is why Cloleridge wrote:

“All thoughts, all passions, all delights,
Whatever stirs this mortal frame,
All are but ministers of Love,
And feed his sacred flame”.



* Written in abcb 7-6-7-6 format

* The last stanza is borrowed from the poem “Love” written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834),
http://www.wockyjivvy.com/poetry/acclaim/stc-love.html

M C Gupta
Created: 31 March 2005


© Copyright 2005 Dr M C Gupta (mcgupta44 at Writing.Com). All rights reserved.
Writing.Com, its affiliates and syndicates have been granted non-exclusive rights to display this work.
Printed from https://www.writing.com/main/view_item/item_id/955228-A-WISE-MIND