Top 100 Poems About: LIFE
Top 100 Poems on / about
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1.A Psalm Of Life
Tell me not, in mournful numbers,
Life is but an empty dream!
For the soul is dead that slumbers,
And things are not what they seem. read more »Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
2.Life Is Fine
I went down to the river,
I set down on the bank.
I tried to think but couldn't,
So I jumped in and sank. read more »Langston Hughes
3.The Life That I Have
The life that I have
Is all that I have
And the life that I have
Is yours read more »Leo Marks
LIFE, believe, is not a dream
So dark as sages say;
Oft a little morning rain read more »Charlotte Brontë
5.Life In A Love
While I am I, and you are you, read more »Robert Browning
There! little girl; don't cry!
They have broken your doll, I know;
And your tea-set blue,
And your play-house, too, read more »James Whitcomb Riley
7.An Old Life
Snow fell in the night.
At five-fifteen I woke to a bluish
mounded softness where
the Honda was. Cat fed and coffee made, read more »Donald Hall
8.O Me! O Life!
O ME! O life!... of the questions of these recurring;
Of the endless trains of the faithless--of cities fill'd with the
foolish; read more »Walt Whitman
9.The Pleasures Of Ordinary Life
I've had my share of necessary losses,
Of dreams I know no longer can come true.
I'm done now with the whys and the becauses.
It's time to make things good, not just make do. read more »Judith Viorst
10.Life And Art
Not while the fever of the blood is strong,
The heart throbs loud, the eyes are veiled, no less
With passion than with tears, the Muse shall bless
The poet-sould to help and soothe with song. read more »Emma Lazarus
11.My Life Closed Twice
My life closed twice before its close--
It yet remains to see
If Immortality unveil
A third event to me read more »Emily Dickinson
12.What Is Life?
And what is Life? An hour-glass on the run,
A mist retreating from the morning sun,
A busy, bustling, still-repeated dream.
Its length? A minute's pause, a moment's thought. read more »John Clare