Gerard Manley Hopkins

(28 July 1844 – 8 June 1889 / Stratford, Essex)

Summa


The best ideal is the true
And other truth is none.
All glory be ascribèd to
The holy Three in One.

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read poems about / on: truth

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Summa by Gerard Manley Hopkins )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

New Poems

  1. Beauty Supply, Lee Ann Brown
  2. Suffering the Unattainable, David Dodd Lee
  3. Nature and Its Simple ways, Rohit Sapra
  4. Snowy Owl Goddess, Diane Wakoski
  5. Much Tattooed Sailor Aboard USS New Jersey, Jehanne Dubrow
  6. The Ruined Church, David Lewis Paget
  7. Farewell, Damir Lemaic
  8. Lovely test, hasmukh amathalal
  9. The Black 'n White Of It..., Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  10. Living by hoping, Trong Phan

Poem of the Day

poet Richard Lovelace

"Come, pretty birds, present your lays,
And learn to chaunt a goddess praise;
Ye wood-nymphs, let your voices be
Employ'd to serve her deity:
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko

 

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. If, Rudyard Kipling
  2. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  5. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  6. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  7. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  8. Bright Star, John Keats
  9. Alone, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. A Balade of Complaint, Geoffrey Chaucer

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]