To Keep on Moving Is Life, to Stop Is the End of It —Poem

Updated on January 23, 2019
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Chitrangada likes to express her creative mind by writing fiction and poetry.They reflect her mood and are inspired by the beauty of Nature.

You determine, how far you go in life, nobody else.

—Author unknown

Sometimes the smallest step, ends up being the biggest step of your life.

—Author unknown.

The giant wheel of the Sun Chariot, The Sun Temple, Puri, India: Inspiring To keep on moving, just like The Sun.
The giant wheel of the Sun Chariot, The Sun Temple, Puri, India: Inspiring To keep on moving, just like The Sun. | Source

To move is life, let nothing stop you.

Rising and falling,

Falling and rising,

Twists and turns,

Ups and downs,

Let nothing stop you,

Life means movement.



There will be bends and curves,

All along the path, and the way,

There will be steep, high walls,

Which you will have to climb,

There will be sharp curves,

Which you will have to walk along.



No one knows, what’s coming up,

All along the unknown way,

Pleasures and pains, joys and sorrows,

Will come and go, and come again,

The failures, will make us grow,

Big or small, It applies to all.



Stay strong and don’t stop,

Since it‘s all part of life,

To move is life, to stop is the end of it,

To learn, evolve and progress is life,

Go, venture into the unknown,

Succeed; Let nothing stop you.

Life is to move and discover the unknown
Life is to move and discover the unknown | Source

When it hurts to move on, just remember the pain, you felt hanging on.

—Author unknown.

Life is about moving on, accepting challenges, and looking forward to what makes you stronger and more complete.

—Author unknown

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        Chitrangada Sharan 

        9 days ago from New Delhi, India

        Thank you Nithya for your encouraging comments! Glad you liked the poem.

        Always a pleasure to hear from you.

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        Nithya Venkat 

        10 days ago from Dubai

        Inspirational poem beautifully expressed. Never give up come what may, keep on going.

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        Chitrangada Sharan 

        2 weeks ago from New Delhi, India

        Thank You Dana Tate, for your wonderful comments and kind words of appreciation! It’s the encouragement of fellow writers like you, which keeps me going and helps me to improve further.

        Your 3 points are so valuable. Everyday we learn and grow and it’s important to share what we have learnt, with others.

        When I look back, I realise how much I have grown as a person.

        Thank You dear friend for your insightful feedback. Much appreciated!

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        Dana Tate 

        2 weeks ago from LOS ANGELES

        Chitrangada,

        I love reading your work you are so intelligent, deep and insightful. Life indeed is a bumpy road, full of twists and turns, ups and downs. A person who has insight understands there are many seasons in life in which life is designed to help us grow. The key is...

        1: Did you learn.

        2: Did you grow..

        3: Did you teach.

        Blessings...

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        Chitrangada Sharan 

        4 weeks ago from New Delhi, India

        Thank you Linda, for appreciating the poem! Glad you found it inspirational.

        Have a wonderful week!

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        Chitrangada Sharan 

        4 weeks ago from New Delhi, India

        Thank you MsDora, for your kind words of appreciation!

        I am glad you liked the poem. I truly believe in, what I wanted to communicate here. One must try to complete their duties and responsibilities, as if there is no tomorrow. As we age, this feeling becomes more predominant, at least in my case.

        Thank You so much for reading and commenting!

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        Chitrangada Sharan 

        4 weeks ago from New Delhi, India

        Thank You FlourishAnyway, for appreciating the poem! I am pleased to learn that you found it motivating.

        Have a wonderful day and thank you once again!

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        Chitrangada Sharan 

        4 weeks ago from New Delhi, India

        Thank You Sean, for your kind words of appreciation!

        I am glad you found it worthy to share with your students.

        We all need some kind of motivation each day, don’t we? Incidentally, I composed this one, because I needed some encouragement.

        Thank You for reading and commenting. Always a pleasure to read your thoughts.

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        Linda Crampton 

        4 weeks ago from British Columbia, Canada

        You’ve written an inspirational poem, Chitrangada. I will remember your words as I start my week.

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        Dora Weithers 

        4 weeks ago from The Caribbean

        Chitrangada, this is great advice for everyone in every situation. "To move is life, to stop is the end of it." This is one of your lines that is worth remembering.

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        FlourishAnyway 

        4 weeks ago from USA

        Yes, “stay strong and don’t stop,” as you say. This is motivating for staying on one’s path forward.

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        Ioannis Arvanitis 

        4 weeks ago from Greece, Almyros

        My Heart is grateful for this Hymn, my dear Sister, Chitrangada. You have put a sublime gem in every verse! Thank you for giving me the opportunity to offer one more "light-sign" to my students!

        Gratitude!

        Sean

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        Chitrangada Sharan 

        4 weeks ago from New Delhi, India

        Thank You Diana L Pierce, for your kind words of appreciation. I am glad you liked the poem.

        Thanks and good day!

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        Diana L Pierce 

        4 weeks ago from Potter County, Pa.

        You have put such good advice in every verse you wrote. I love it.

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        Chitrangada Sharan 

        4 weeks ago from New Delhi, India

        Thank you John, for reading and appreciating!

        Honestly, I composed this for self motivation. It’s good, if others also get benefitted.

        Thank You for commenting. Much appreciated.

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        Chitrangada Sharan 

        4 weeks ago from New Delhi, India

        Thank you Devika, for your kind visit and comments.

        I know Devika, you have managed your life so well, in an adopted country. It needs lot of patience and perseverance to do so.

        Wish you all the best. Thank you for sharing your thoughts here.

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        Chitrangada Sharan 

        4 weeks ago from New Delhi, India

        Thank you billybuc for being the first one to comment.

        Your father’s golden words are always applicable. Actually I composed this one for myself. I needed this today. Thanks for motivating me further with your father’s saying.

        Always a pleasure to read your encouraging words. Much appreciated.

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        John Hansen 

        4 weeks ago from Queensland Australia

        Very inspirational poetry here Chitrangada. Well done. Thanks for sharing.

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        Devika Primić 

        4 weeks ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

        Great words here. never look back forward is the way of life, I have faced many challenges and that is what made me stronger and outspoken

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        Bill Holland 

        4 weeks ago from Olympia, WA

        My dad's favorite saying was "keep moving forward." Never give up ground, always push onward. I've remembered that throughout my life. This reminded me of that valuable advice.

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