SHORT POEM: “THE RULE OF LIFE” by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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THE RULE OF LIFE:

IF thou wouldst live unruffled by care,
Let not the past torment thee e’er;
As little as possible be thou annoy’d,
And let the present be ever enjoy’d;
Ne’er let thy breast with hate be supplied,
And to God the future confide.

by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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