Top 100 Poems About: WORLD
Top 100 Poems on / about
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1.All The World's A Stage
All the world's a stage,
And all the men and women merely players;
They have their exits and their entrances,
And one man in his time plays many parts, read more »William Shakespeare
2.Metonymy As An Approach To A Real World -new-
Whether what we sense of this world
is the what of this world only, or the what
of which of several possible worlds
- which what?- something of what we sense read more »William Bronk
3.The World And I
This is not exactly what I mean
Any more than the sun is the sun.
But how to mean more closely
If the sun shines but approximately? read more »Laura Riding
O world, I cannot hold thee close enough!
Thy winds, thy wide grey skies!
Thy mists that roll and rise!
Thy woods this autumn day, that ache and sag read more »Edna St. Vincent Millay
5.Looking, Walking, Being
"The World is not something to
look at, it is something to be in."
Mark Rudman read more »Denise Levertov
6.A Sickness Of This World It Most Occasions -new-
A Sickness of this World it most occasions
When Best Men die.
A Wishfulness their far Condition
To occupy. read more »Emily Dickinson
It sheds a shy solemnity,
This lamp in our poor room.
O grey and gold amenity, --
Silence and gentle gloom! read more »Harold Hart Crane
8.So Many Blood-Lakes
We have now won two world-wars, neither of which concerned us, we were
slipped in. We have levelled the powers
Of Europe, that were the powers of the world, into rubble and
dependence. We have won two wars and a third is comming. read more »Robinson Jeffers
9.A Song On The End Of The World
On the day the world ends
A bee circles a clover,
A fisherman mends a glimmering net.
Happy porpoises jump in the sea,
By the rainspout young sparrows are playing
And the snake is gold-skinned as it should always be. read more »Czeslaw Milosz
10.Haroun Al Raschid
One day, Haroun Al Raschid read
A book wherein the poet said:--
"Where are the kings, and where the rest read more »Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
11.Lives He In Any Other World -new-
Lives he in any other world
My faith cannot reply
Before it was imperative
'Twas all distinct to me - read more »Emily Dickinson
12.These CarolsWalt Whitman