Inspiration: IF — By Rudyard Kipling

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“If you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs and blaming it on you…” Rudyard Kipling

Inspiration: IF — By Rudyard Kipling Inspiration: IF — By Rudyard Kipling – Collage of Books

Inspiration: IF — By Rudyard Kipling – Collage of Books Inspiration: IF — By Rudyard Kipling – Collage of Books

IF — By Rudyard Kipling  Source: A Choice of Kipling’s Verse (1943) via Poetry Foundation.org
If you can keep your head when all about you
Are losing theirs and blaming it on you,
If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,
But make allowance for their doubting too;
If you can wait and not be tired by waiting,
Or being lied about, don’t deal in lies,
Or being hated, don’t give way to hating,
And yet don’t look too good, nor talk too wise:

Rudyard Kipling was born in Mumbai, India, of British parentage. His father was the head of a school and he grew up to…

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