STRENGTH POEMS

Give Me Strength
This is my prayer to thee, my lord---strike,
strike at the root of penury in my heart.

Give me the strength lightly to bear my joys and sorrows.
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Rabindranath Tagore

It Takes Courage
It takes strength to conquer, it takes courage to surrender.
It takes strength to be certain, it takes courage to have doubt.
It takes strength to fit in, it takes courage to stand out.

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Anonymous

Love Is Strength
Love alone is great in might,
Makes the heavy burden light,
Smooths rough ways to weary feet,
Makes the bitter morsel sweet:
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George MacDonald

Love Is Strong
A VIEWLESS thing is the wind,
But its strength is mightier far
Than a phalanxed host in battle line,
Than the limbs of a Samson are.
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Richard Francis Burton

The Burden Of Strength
If that thou hast the gift of strength, then know
Thy part is to uplift the trodden low;
Else in a giant's grasp until the end
A hopeless wrestler shall thy soul contend.
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George Meredith

O God, The Rock Of My Whole Strength
O God, the rock of my whole strength,
Let thy sweet mercy soothe mine anguish;
And grant me help, O Lord, at length,
Lest that I faint, despair, and languish.
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John Wilbye

The Strength Of The Lonely
(What the Mendicant Said)


The moon's a monk, unmated,
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Vachel Lindsay

The Warrior's Prayer
Long since, in sore distress, I heard one pray,
'Lord, who prevailest with resistless might,
Ever from war and strife keep me away,
My battles fight!'
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Paul Laurence Dunbar

There is strength in proving that it can be borne
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There is strength in proving that it can be borne
Although it tear-
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Emily Dickinson

The Warrior’s Prayer
Long since, in sore distress, I heard one pray,
“Lord, who prevailest with resistless might,
Ever from war and strife keep me away,
My battles fight!”
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Paul Laurence Dunbar

Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Maxim 40
A design without strength to execute it is fraud and deception and application of strength without a design is ignorance and lunacy.

Discernment is necessary. Arrangement and intellect, then a realm;
For realm and wealth with an ignorant man are weapons against himself.
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Saadi Shirazi

Prayer At Sunrise
O mighty, powerful, dark-dispelling sun,
Now thou art risen, and thy day begun.
How shrink the shrouding mists before thy face,
As up thou spring'st to thy diurnal race!
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James Weldon Johnson

Confirmation
He was a poet who wrote clever verses,
And folks said he had a fine poetical taste;
But his father, a practical farmer, accused him
Of letting the strength of his arm go to waste.
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Paul Laurence Dunbar

Solidarity Song
Peoples of the world, together
Join to serve the common cause!
So it feeds us all for ever
See to it that it's now yours.
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Bertolt Brecht

Jove To Hercules
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Friedrich Schiller

A Gas Butterfly
Tell me what's happening to me?
Why is my heart beating so fervently?
why has this madness, like a wave,
Broken through the rock of habit?
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Innokenty Fedorovich Annensky

St. Patrick’s Breastplate
I arise to-day
Through the strength of heaven:
Light of sun,
Radiance of moon,
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Kuno Meyer

Renewal Of Strength
The prison-house in which I live
Is falling to decay,
But God renews my spirit's strength,
Within these walls of clay.
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Frances E. W. Harper

Renewal Of Strength
The prison-house in which I live
Is falling to decay,
But God renews my spirit's strength,
Within these walls of clay.
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Frances Ellen Watkins Harper

Hymn 85
Salvation, righteousness, and strength in Christ.

Isa. 45:21-25.

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Isaac Watts

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