Top 100 Poems About: HEAVEN
Top 100 Poems on / about
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1.Fire And Ice
Some say the world will end in fire,
Some say in ice.
From what I've tasted of desire
I hold with those who favor fire. read more »Robert Frost
Fish (fly-replete, in depth of June,
Dawdling away their wat'ry noon)
Ponder deep wisdom, dark or clear, read more »Rupert Brooke
3."Heaven" Has Different Signs&Mdash;To Me
"Heaven" has different Signs—to me—
Sometimes, I think that Noon read more »Emily Dickinson
4."Heaven"—Is What I Cannot Reach!
"Heaven"—is what I cannot reach!
The Apple on the Tree— read more »Emily Dickinson
5.He Wishes For The Cloths Of Heaven
HAD I the heavens' embroidered cloths,
Enwrought with golden and silver light,
The blue and the dim and the dark cloths
Of night and light and the half-light, read more »William Butler Yeats
Sharp is the night, but stars with frost alive
Leap off the rim of earth across the dome.
It is a night to make the heavens our home
More than the nest whereto apace we strive. read more »George Meredith
I have desired to go
Where springs not fail,
To fields where flies no sharp and sided hail,
And a few lilies blow. read more »Gerard Manley Hopkins
Open thy gates
To him who weeping waits,
And might come in,
But that held back by sin. read more »Robert Herrick
9.Last Night My Soul Cried O Exalted Sphere Of Heaven
Last night my soul cried, “O exalted sphere of Heaven, you hang indeed inverted, with flames in your belly.
“Without sin and crime, eternally revolving upon your body in its complaining is the indigo of mourning;
“Now happy, now unhappy, like Abraham in the fire; at once king and beggar like Ebrahim-e Adham.
“In your form you are terrifying, yet your state is full of anguish: you turn round like a millstone and writhe like a snake.” read more »Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi
10.Except The Heaven Had Come So Near
Except the Heaven had come so near—
So seemed to choose My Door— read more »Emily Dickinson
11.Xv: To Heaven
Good, and great God, can I not think of thee,
But it must, straight, my melancholy bee?
Is it interpreted in mee disease, read more »Ben Jonson
12.Psalm Xix: The Heavens Declare Thy Glory, Lord
The heavens declare thy glory, Lord,
In every star thy wisdom shines;
But when our eyes behold thy word,
We read thy name in fairer lines. read more »Isaac Watts