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    Poets.org - Academy of American PoetsRudyard Kipling1 min
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    Poets.org - Academy of American Poets
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    • Ruchita_Ganurkar7 months ago

      If you can make one heap of all your winnings And risk it on one turn of pitch-and-toss, And lose, and start again at your beginnings And never breathe a word about your loss; If you can force your heart and nerve and sinew To serve your turn long after they are gone, And so hold on when there is nothing in you Except the Will which says to them: “Hold on”;

    • DellwoodBarker7 months ago

      Phenomenal Classic

      Probably already mentioned: One feature that would be great to add to RU is a tab for Classic Reads Reader Wishes To Return To (Labeled something more succinct than that) to make it easier to scroll through a list of reads that so affected us personally or make such an impact that we would like to keep them in a tab easier to find.
      Each reader could have a limit on how many are saved by an individual like say 100 and each reader could remove any one of those 100 at any time to make room.

      So many Classic champion/wounded warrior/peaceful warrior anthems bumping in the mind post-read atm.