Top 100 Poems About: CHILDREN
Top 100 Poems on / about
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1.Before The Birth Of One Of Her Children
All things within this fading world hath end,
Adversity doth still our joys attend;
No ties so strong, no friends so dear and sweet,
But with death's parting blow are sure to meet.
The sentence past is most irrevocable, read more »Anne Bradstreet
2.In Reference To Her Children
I had eight birds hatched in one nest,
Four cocks there were, and hens the rest.
I nursed them up with pain and care,
Nor cost, nor labour did I spare, read more »Anne Bradstreet
3.Among School Children
I WALK through the long schoolroom questioning;
A kind old nun in a white hood replies;
The children learn to cipher and to sing,
To study reading-books and histories, read more »William Butler Yeats
Come to me, O ye children!
For I hear you at your play,
And the questions that perplexed me
Have vanished quite away. read more »Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
5.Home, My Little Children, Hear Are Songs For You
COME, my little children, here are songs for you;
Some are short and some are long, and all, all are new.
You must learn to sing them very small and clear,
Very true to time and tune and pleasing to the ear. read more »Robert Louis Stevenson
6.Niobe In Distress For Her Children Slain By Apollo, From Ovid's Metamorphoses, Book Vi. And From A View Of The Painting Of Mr. Richard Wilson
Apollo's wrath to man the dreadful spring
Of ills innum'rous, tuneful goddess, sing!
Thou who did'st first th' ideal pencil give,
And taught'st the painter in his works to live, read more »Phillis Wheatley
7.The Cry Of The Children
Do ye hear the children weeping, O my brothers,
Ere the sorrow comes with years?
They are leaning their young heads against their mothers---
And that cannot stop their tears. read more »Elizabeth Barrett Browning
8.To His Two Children
In the land of Wu the mulberry leaves are green,
And thrice the silkworms have gone to sleep.
In East Luh where my family stay,
I wonder who is sowing those fields of ours. read more »Li Po
9.Give The Children A Better Chance
Give the Children a better chance
Let them learn to sing and dance
Let them laugh and run to play
Dare to dream of a brighter day read more »Billie Jeanne James
10.Children Are God's Way
Children are God's way of extending time;
There's no greater treasure that you can find.
He picked a unique way to say,
He can make things better, day by day. read more »Brenda K. Gray
11.Help Your Children
Lord help your children, for we may stray away,
Protect us and keep us from danger from day to day.
We may make mistakes in many things we do,
But deep in our hearts we truly love you. read more »Catrina Joint
12.The Children Of The Streets
To blow on the thistles,
And scatter the spores to the dusty winds,
Where the thistle loses its identity.
Growing bare, read more »Consuelo Suarez