Salt Cross Top 20 Poems and Passages

You may find the poems with a star on this website, and due to copyright reasons, those without a star on the Internet. Enjoy!


  Desiderata, spoken by Les Crane, text by Max Ehrmann


*Look to this Day for it is Life by Kalidasa


  Footprints in the Sand by Mary Stevenson


*Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting by William Wordsworth


  Our Greatest Fear, from A Return to Love by Marianne Williamson


*Children by Kahlil Gibran


  Why God Made Little Boys, Author unknown


  Why God Made Little Girls, Author unknown


*Dry Those Tears, my Daughter by Marsilio Ficino


  God’s Lent Child by Edgar Guest


  Ocean, from the TV series Nonni and Manni, lyrics by Maureen Thomas


  This Is Where I Belong, sung by Bryan Adams


   Over the Rainbow, sung by Judy Garland, lyrics by E. Y. Harburg


* Do not stand at my grave and weep, of unknown Native Am. origin or by Mary Frye


* Amazing Grace by J. Newton


  I have a dream by Martin Luther King


  Roots and Wings, If I had two wishes, I know what they would be, quote by Denis Waitley


  Ode by Arthur O’Shaughnessy


  Some Say Love, It is a River, sung by Bette Midler, lyrics by LeAnn Rimes


  12 Pieces of Advice on how to Live one’s Life by Robert Louis Stevenson