See It Through


Encouragement Poems

See It Through
by Edgar A. Guest


When you're up against a trouble,
Meet it squarely, face to face;
Lift your chin and set your shoulders,
Plant your feet and take a brace.
When it's vain to try to dodge it,
Do the best that you can do;
You may fail, but you may conquer,
See it through!

Black may be the clouds about you
And your future may seem grim,
But don't let your nerve desert you;
Keep yourself in fighting trim.
If the worst is bound to happen,
Spite of all that you can do,
Running from it will not save you,
See it through!

Even hope may seem but futile,
When with troubles you're beset,
But remember you are facing
Just what other men have met.
You may fail, but fall still fighting;
Don't give up, whate'er you do;
Eyes front, head high to the finish.
See it through!
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This is a short poem to reflect on if you are encountering challenges in your life. Especially if you have started something and you are feeling fustrated about finishing it. Reflect on the verses of this brief poem to give you food for thought.

Short Quotes to Encourage

You gotta stay focused. Phil, Hercules. Disney's Add A Little Magic.

To choose the right path, we need to first know where it is we want to end up. Henry Marsh, The Breakthrough Factor

Success is . . .knowing your purpose in life, growing to reach your maximum potential, and sowing seeds that benefit others. John C. Maxwell, Your Road Map For Success

Behind every success story is usually someone who beat the obstacles because he or she refused to accept the pessimist's view. Seymour Schulich, Get Smarter Life and Business Lessons

Success consists in the overcoming of difficulties. All men and women who have made a success of any kind have done so by overcoming difficulties. Emmet Fox, Make Your Life Worth While

But successful people don't make excuses, even when they could justify them. No matter what the circumstances, they make the best of things and keep moving forward. John C. Maxwell, Your Road Map For Success

It takes strength to be certain, it takes courage to have doubt. Author Unknown, It Takes Courage

Strength to battle with difficulties and overcome them. Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe, For A Contented Life




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