Czeslaw Milosz

(30 June 1911 – 14 August 2004 / Kedainiai)

Czeslaw Milosz Poems

1. Preface 3/23/2012
2. Veni Seer 3/23/2012
3. Theodicy 4/21/2010
4. Earth Again 3/23/2012
5. The Road 3/23/2012
6. Road-Side Dog 3/23/2012
7. To Mrs. Professor In Defense Of My Cat's Honor And Not Only 4/21/2010
8. The Dining Room 3/23/2012
9. You Whose Name 3/23/2012
10. An Hour 3/23/2012
11. It Was Winter 4/21/2010
12. Sarajevo 3/23/2012
13. By The Peonies 3/23/2012
14. My Faithful Mother Tongue 3/23/2012
15. One More Contradiction 3/23/2012
16. And The City Stood In Its Brightness 2/20/2015
17. In Warsaw 3/23/2012
18. Raja Rao 3/23/2012
19. Where The Sun Rises And Where It Sets 3/23/2012
20. You Who Wronged 4/21/2010
21. Christopher Robin 3/23/2012
22. Faith 3/23/2012
23. Annalena 3/23/2012
24. Hope 3/23/2012
25. Winter 4/21/2010
26. How It Was 4/21/2010
27. A Treatise On Poetry: Iv Natura 4/21/2010
28. City Without A Name 4/21/2010
29. The Rising Of The Sun 3/23/2012
30. Woe! 1/8/2004
31. Not Mine 1/1/2004
32. A Song On The End Of The World 4/21/2010
33. Unde Malum 1/8/2004
34. A Poor Christian Looks At The Ghetto 4/21/2010
35. Statue Of A Couple 1/3/2003
36. A Magic Mountain 4/21/2010
37. A Felicitous Life 4/21/2010
38. Window 1/3/2003
39. On Angels 1/13/2003
40. Meaning 1/8/2004
Best Poem of Czeslaw Milosz

Incantation

Human reason is beautiful and invincible.
No bars, no barbed wire, no pulping of books,
No sentence of banishment can prevail against it.
It establishes the universal ideas in language,
And guides our hand so we write Truth and Justice
With capital letters, lie and oppression with small.
It puts what should be above things as they are,
Is an enemy of despair and a friend of hope.
It does not know Jew from Greek or slave from master,
Giving us the estate of the world to manage.
It saves austere and transparent phrases
From the filthy discord of tortured ...

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Incantation

Human reason is beautiful and invincible.
No bars, no barbed wire, no pulping of books,
No sentence of banishment can prevail against it.
It establishes the universal ideas in language,
And guides our hand so we write Truth and Justice
With capital letters, lie and oppression with small.
It puts what should be above things as they are,
Is an enemy of despair and a friend of hope.
It does not know Jew from Greek or slave from master,

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