Top 100 Poems About: JOY
Top 100 Poems on / about
- carpe diem
1.Joy And Sorrow Chapter Viii
Then a woman said, "Speak to us of Joy and Sorrow."
And he answered: read more »Kahlil Gibran
2.Casey At The Bat
The outlook wasn't brilliant for the Mudville nine that day;
The score stood four to two, with but one inning more to play,
And then when Cooney died at first, and Barrows did the same,
A pall-like silence fell upon the patrons of the game. read more »Ernest Lawrence Thayer
3."How Great My Grief" (Triolet)
How great my grief, my joys how few,
Since first it was my fate to know thee!
- Have the slow years not brought to view
How great my grief, my joys how few, read more »Thomas Hardy
'I have no name;
I am but two days old.'
What shall I call thee? read more »William Blake
He who binds to himself a joy
Does the winged life destroy; read more »William Blake
She who did not come, wasn't she determined
nonetheless to organize and decorate my heart?
If we had to exist to become the one we love,
what would the heart have to create? read more »Rainer Maria Rilke
7.Meeting At Night
The grey sea and the long black land;
And the yellow half-moon large and low;
And the startled little waves that leap
In fiery ringlets from their sleep, read more »Robert Browning
8.Joy And Pleasure
Now, joy is born of parents poor,
And pleasure of our richer kind;
Though pleasure's free, she cannot sing
As sweet a song as joy confined. read more »William Henry Davies
Let a joy keep you.
Reach out your hands
And take it when it runs by,
As the Apache dancer read more »Carl Sandburg
10.Silent, Silent Night
Silent, silent night,
Quench the holy light
Of thy torches bright; read more »William Blake
11.The Ache Of Marriage
The ache of marriage:
thigh and tongue, beloved,
are heavy with it, read more »Denise Levertov
12.A Song Of Joys
O to make the most jubilant song!
Full of music-full of manhood, womanhood, infancy!
Full of common employments-full of grain and trees. read more »Walt Whitman