Top 100 Poems About: HERO


In this page, poems on / about “hero” are listed.
  • 1.
    A Hero

    Three times I had the lust to kill,
    To clutch a throat so young and fair,
    And squeeze with all my might until
    No breath of being lingered there. read more »

    Robert William Service
  • 2.
    Hero And Leander

    It lies not in our power to love or hate,
    For will in us is over-rul'd by fate.
    hen two are stript long ere the course begin,
    We wish that one should lose, the other win; read more »

    Christopher Marlowe
  • 3.
    When Ure Hero Falls

    when your hero falls from grace
    all fairy tales r uncovered
    myths exposed and pain magnified
    the greatest pain discovered read more »

    Tupac Shakur
  • 4.
    He Is More Than A Hero

    He is more than a hero
    he is a god in my eyes--
    the man who is allowed
    to sit beside you -- he read more »

    Sappho
  • 5.
    Hero And Leander: The First Sestiad

    On Hellespont, guilty of true-love's blood,
    In view and opposite two cities stood,
    Sea-borderers, disjoined by Neptune's might;
    The one Abydos, the other Sestos hight. read more »

    Christopher Marlowe
  • 6.
    Hero

    'Jack fell as he'd have wished,' the Mother said,
    And folded up the letter that she'd read.
    'The Colonel writes so nicely.' Something broke
    In the tired voice that quavered to a choke. read more »

    Siegfried Sassoon
  • 7.
    My Hero Bares His Nerves

    My hero bares his nerves along my wrist
    That rules from wrist to shoulder,
    Unpacks the head that, like a sleepy ghost,
    Leans on my mortal ruler, read more »

    Dylan Thomas
  • 8.
    The Hero

    Mother, let us imagine we are travelling, and passing through a
    strange and dangerous country.
    You are riding in a palanquin and I am trotting by you on a
    red horse. read more »

    Rabindranath Tagore
  • 9.
    Hero And Leander

    Both robb'd of air, we both lie in one ground ;
    Both whom one fire had burnt, one water drown'd read more »

    John Donne
  • 10.
    05 - A Hero

    A hero thinks of others before they think of themselves
    A hero will die to protect
    A hero can be of any age, any colour
    A hero can be man, woman or child read more »

    nicola burkett
  • 11.
    The Poet As Hero

    You've heard me, scornful, harsh, and discontented,
    Mocking and loathing War: you've asked me why
    Of my old, silly sweetness I've repented--
    My ecstasies changed to an ugly cry. read more »

    Siegfried Sassoon
  • 12.
    Hero-Worship

    A face seen passing in a crowded street,
    A voice heard singing music, large and free;
    And from that moment life is changed, and we
    Become of more heroic temper, meet read more »

    Amy Lowell
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