Top 100 Poems About: SUCCESS

In this page, poems on / about “success” are listed.
  • 1.
    Success Is Counted Sweetest

    Success is counted sweetest
    By those who ne'er succeed.
    To comprehend a nectar
    Requires sorest need. read more »

    Emily Dickinson
  • 2.

    Oft have I brooded on defeat and pain,
    The pathos of the stupid, stumbling throng.
    These I ignore to-day and only long
    To pour my soul forth in one trumpet strain, read more »

    Emma Lazarus
  • 3.
    Epitaph Of A Young Poet Who Died Before Having Achieved Success

    Beneath this sod lie the remains
    Of one who died of growing pains. read more »

    Amy Lowell
  • 4.
    To A Successful Man

    And after all the labour and the pains,
    After the heaping up of gold on gold, read more »

    Alfred Noyes
  • 5.

    This I would claim for my success—not fame nor gold,
    Nor the throng's changing cheers from day to day,
    Not always ease and fortune's glad display, read more »

    Edgar Albert Guest
  • 6.
    A Song Of Success

    Ho! we were strong, we were swift, we were brave.
    Youth was a challenge, and Life was a fight.
    All that was best in us gladly we gave,
    Sprang from the rally, and leapt for the height. read more »

    Robert William Service
  • 7.

    Did you see that man riding past,
    With shoulders bowed with care?
    There’s failure in his eyes to last, read more »

    Henry Lawson
  • 8.
    Success Comes To Cow Creek

    I sit on the tracks,
    a hundred feet from
    earth, fifty from the
    water. Gerald is read more »

    James Tate
  • 9.
    A Successful Dad

    OTHERS may laugh at my feeble endeavor
    To capture life's prizes, and others may sneer;
    The whole world may loudly declare I shall never
    Be worthy the gunpowder to blow me from here. read more »

    Edgar Albert Guest
  • 10.
    To The Author Of A Poem Entitled Succession

    Begone, ye Critics, and restrain your spite,
    Codrus writes on, and will for ever write,
    The heaviest Muse the swiftest course has gone, read more »

    Alexander Pope
  • 11.

    He has achieved success
    who has lived well,
    laughed often, and loved much; read more »

    Bessie Anderson Stanley
  • 12.
    The Successful Man Has Thrust Himself

    The successful man has thrust himself
    Through the water of the years,
    Reeking wet with mistakes --
    Bloody mistakes; read more »

    Stephen Crane
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