Top 500 Poems


 

# Title Poet
176. All Things will Die
All Things will Die
Clearly the blue river chimes in its flowing
Alfred Lord Tennyson poet by Alfred Lord Tennyson
on 1/1/2000
177. A Happy Man
When these graven lines you see,
Traveller, do not pity me;
Edwin Arlington Robinson poet by Edwin Arlington Robinson
on 1/1/2000
178. Ah Love
What is it with Love
That makes me
Ronberge (anno primo) poet by Ronberge (anno primo)
on 1/1/2000
179. Indeed, Indeed I Cannot Tell
Indeed indeed, I cannot tell,
Though I ponder on it well,
Henry David Thoreau poet by Henry David Thoreau
on 1/1/2000
180. A Hero
Three times I had the lust to kill,
To clutch a throat so young and fair,
Robert William Service poet by Robert William Service
on 1/1/2000
181. To A Daughter Leaving Home
When I taught you
at eight to ride
Linda Pastan poet by Linda Pastan
on 1/1/2000
182. Dream Land
Where sunless rivers weep
Their waves into the deep,
Christina Georgina Rossetti poet by Christina Georgina Rossetti
on 1/1/2000
183. A Pretty Woman
I.
That fawn-skin-dappled hair of hers,
Robert Browning poet by Robert Browning
on 1/1/2000
184. A Farewell
Flow down, cold rivulet, to the sea,
Thy tribute wave deliver:
Alfred Lord Tennyson poet by Alfred Lord Tennyson
on 1/1/2000
185. In a Station of the Metro
The apparition of these faces in the crowd;
petals on a wet, black bough.
Ezra Pound poet by Ezra Pound
on 1/1/2000
186. The Moment
The moment when, after many years
of hard work and a long voyage
Margaret Atwood poet by Margaret Atwood
on 1/1/2000
187. To His Coy Mistress
Had we but World enough, and Time,
This coyness Lady were no crime.
Andrew Marvell poet by Andrew Marvell
on 1/1/2000
188. Drinking Alone
I take my wine jug out among the flowers
to drink alone, without friends.
Li Po poet by Li Po
on 1/1/2000
189. Risk
And then the day came,
when the risk
Anaïs Nin poet by Anaïs Nin
on 1/1/2000
190. I Sit and Think
I sit beside the fire and think
of all that I have seen,
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien poet by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
on 1/1/2000
191. A Strange Wild Song
He thought he saw an Elephant
That practised on a fife:
Lewis Carroll poet by Lewis Carroll
on 1/1/2000
192. Marks
My husband gives me an A
for last night's supper,
Linda Pastan poet by Linda Pastan
on 1/1/2000
193. Alone Looking at the Mountain
All the birds have flown up and gone;
A lonely cloud floats leisurely by.
Li Po poet by Li Po
on 1/1/2000
194. Talking Turkeys!
Be nice to yu turkeys dis christmas
Cos' turkeys just wanna hav fun
Benjamin Zephaniah poet by Benjamin Zephaniah
on 1/1/2000
195. A Vision
Two crowned Kings, and One that stood alone
With no green weight of laurels round his head,
Oscar Wilde poet by Oscar Wilde
on 1/1/2000
196. Growing Old
What is it to grow old?
Is it to lose the glory of the form,
Matthew Arnold poet by Matthew Arnold
on 1/1/2000
197. A Good Boy
I woke before the morning, I was happy all the day,
I never said an ugly word, but smiled and stuck to play.
Robert Louis Stevenson poet by Robert Louis Stevenson
on 1/1/2000
198. Advice to a Girl
No one worth possessing
Can be quite possessed;
Sara Teasdale poet by Sara Teasdale
on 1/1/2000
199. Conscientious Objector
I shall die, but
that is all that I shall do for Death.
Edna St. Vincent Millay poet by Edna St. Vincent Millay
on 1/1/2000
200. Homage to My Hips
these hips are big hips.
they need space to
Lucille Clifton poet by Lucille Clifton
on 1/1/2000
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