Originally Posted by Mae
I remember it now. There was a recording made of a man reciting this poem to music many years ago. I had to research it, but I found out Les Crane recited the poem and the musical background was by Fred Werner. It won a Grammy for Best Spoken Word Recording in 1971. It was Crane's only hit.
Ah..had never heard this one - it's nice
And yes, they are high ideals to live by-easier said than done