Top 100 Poems About: PEACE


In this page, poems on / about “peace” are listed.
  • 1.
    Detachment

    As I go forth from fair to mart
    With racket ringing,
    Who would divine that in my heart
    Mad larks are singing. read more »

    Robert William Service
  • 2.
    The Auction Sale

    Her little head just topped the window-sill;
    She even mounted on a stool, maybe;
    She pressed against the pane, as children will,
    And watched us playing, oh so wistfully! read more »

    Robert William Service
  • 3.
    The Giaour

    A Fragment of a Turkish Tale

    The tale which these disjointed fragments present, is founded upon circumstances now less common in the East than formerly; either because the ladies are more circumspect than in the 'olden time', or because the Christians have better fortune, or less enterprise. The story, when entire, contained the adventures of a female slave, who was thrown, in the Mussulman manner, into the sea for infidelity, and avenged by a young Venetian, her lover, at the time the Seven Islands were possessed by the Republic of Venice, and soon after the Arnauts were beaten back from the Morea, which they had ravaged for some time subsequent to the Russian invasion. The desertion of the Mainotes on being refused the plunder of Misitra, led to the abandonment of that enterprise, and to the desolation of the Morea,during which the cruelty exercised on all sides was unparalleled even in the annals of the faithful. read more »

    George Gordon Byron
  • 4.
    Nature's Law: A Poem

    LET other heroes boast their scars,
    The marks of sturt and strife:
    And other poets sing of wars,
    The plagues of human life: read more »

    Robert Burns
  • 5.
    Millenial Hymn To Lord Shiva

    Earth no longer
    hymns the Creator,
    the seven days of wonder,
    the Garden is over — read more »

    Kathleen Jessie Raine
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