Poems about Life
My A to Z of Wonderful Things in Life
Poet: Julie Hebert, © 2012
A is for the apples, that nutrition us each day,
B is for our little boys that remind us we should play.
C is for our furry cats, that teach us who is boss.
D is for our dentist, who reminds us we should floss.
E is for emotions that remind us we are alive.
F is for high fives that reminds us we should thrive.
G is for everything good, that we see each and every day.
H is for our hair, even when it starts to grey.
I is for ice cream, a wonderful treat we all love.
J is for the joy I see, when I sit and look above.
K is for the kindness that we all hope to share.
L is for fall leaves that fly through windy air.
M is for all Moms, who protect and love their kids.
N is for nighttime, when we rest and close our eyelids.
O is for occasions that allow a celebration of fun.
P is for pastries, especially hot cross buns.
Q is for the option to quit, but never allowing it so.
R is for being realistic, and allowing yourself to grow.
S is for the sun, how we marvel in its warm rays.
T is for trees that give us clean air each day.
U is for umbrella's, that shield us from the rain.
V is for Valentines Day that love toasts with champagne.
W is for our way, we all eventually find.
X is for xoxoxox on notes that always are so kind.
Y is for you, who is wonderful and true.
Z is for life's zigs and zags, that brought me straight to you.
Quotes about Life
"The greatest oak was once a little nut who held its ground." Author Unknown
"The miracle is not to fly in the air, or to walk on the water, but to walk on the earth." Chinese Proverb
"A life without cause is a life without effect." Barbarella
"To live is to meet life head on." Byron Pulsifer
"In spite of the cost of living, it's still popular." Kathy Norris
"Life is a whim of several billion cells to be you for a while." Author Unknown
"Life is a cement trampoline." Howard Nordberg
"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give."
"The truth is more important than the facts." Frank Lloyd Wright
"It's kind of fun to do the impossible." Walt Disney
"A good example is the best sermon." English Proverb
"A problem is a chance for your to do your best." Duke Ellington