Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

(27 February 1807 – 24 March 1882 / Portland, Maine)

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Poems

241. Santa Teresa's Bookmark. (From The Spanish Of Santa Teresa) 3/30/2010
242. St. John's, Cambridge 12/31/2002
243. The Challenge Of Thor 1/3/2003
244. By The Seaside : Sir Humphrey Gilbert 3/30/2010
245. To The River Rhone 3/30/2010
246. Rondel. (From Froissart) 3/30/2010
247. Prometheus, Or, The Poet's Forethought. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The First) 3/30/2010
248. Elliot's Oak 3/30/2010
249. Flower-De-Luce: Giotto's Tower 3/30/2010
250. Flower-De-Luce: Hawthorne 3/30/2010
251. Walter Von Der Vogel Weid 12/31/2002
252. Flower-De-Luce: The Wind Over The Chimney 3/30/2010
253. In The Harbour: The Poet's Calendar 3/30/2010
254. Discoverer Of The North Cape. A Leaf From King Alfred's Orosius. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The First) 3/30/2010
255. Flower-De-Luce: Christmas Bells 3/30/2010
256. The Venetian Gondolier 3/30/2010
257. Delia. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Fifth) 3/30/2010
258. In The Harbour: To The Avon 3/30/2010
259. Spring. (From The French Of Charles D'Orleans. Xv. Century) 3/30/2010
260. Castles In Spain. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Fifth) 3/30/2010
261. Death Of Archbishop Turpin. (From The French) 3/30/2010
262. Jeckoyva 3/30/2010
263. In The Harbour: Prelude 3/30/2010
264. Monte Cassino. Terra Di Lavoro. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Fourth) 3/30/2010
265. On The Terrace Of The Aigalades. (From The French Of Méry) 3/30/2010
266. Flower-De-Luce: The Bridge Of Cloud 3/30/2010
267. Parker Cleveland. Written On Revisiting Brunswick In The Summer Of 1875 3/30/2010
268. By The Fireside : Gaspar Becerra 3/30/2010
269. Sunrise On The Hills 12/31/2002
270. Evangeline: Part The First. V. 3/30/2010
271. Earlier Poems : Hymn Of The Moravian Nuns Of Bethlehem 3/30/2010
272. Poetic Aphorisms. (From The Sinngedichte Of Friedrich Von Logau) 3/30/2010
273. Evangeline: Part The Second. Ii. 3/30/2010
274. Renouveau. (From The French) 3/30/2010
275. From The Spanish Cancioneros 3/30/2010
276. Italian Scenery 3/30/2010
277. Evangeline: Part The First. Ii. 3/30/2010
278. King Christian, A National Song Of Denmark. (From The Danish Of Johannes Evald) 3/30/2010
279. Ovid In Exile, At Tomis, In Bessarabia, Near The Mouths Of The Danube 3/30/2010
280. Cantos From Dante's Paradiso 3/30/2010

Comments about Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

  • Sam Jones (12/21/2009 9:44:00 AM)

    OMG! His poems r awesome, but i heard this poem called Sam Jones, Conqueror of the World! It's awesome. Read it and vote it a 10! ! !

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  • Vikram Aarella - The Poem Shooter (5/18/2006 1:20:00 PM)

    I like W.Longfellow's poems, some of them are really good.

  • Shinobu Wray (6/18/2005 11:05:00 PM)

    I wonder if the song that neil diamond wrote has any connection between his last name

  • Sex Hamster (4/1/2005 1:51:00 PM)

    I love Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, his poems are so beautiful. They Rock! ! espesially 'the psalm of life'

Best Poem of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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.

Life is real! Life is earnest!
And the grave is not its goal;
Dust thou art, to dust returnest,
Was not spoken of the soul.

Not enjoyment, and not sorrow,
Is our destined end or way;
But to act, that each to-morrow
Find us farther than to-day.

Art is long, and Time is fleeting,
And our hearts, though stout and brave,
Still, like muffled drums, are beating
Funeral marches to the grave.

In the ...

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The Belfrey Of Bruges

In the market-place of Bruges stands the belfrey old and brown;
Thrice consumed and thrice rebuilded, still it watches o'er the town.

As the summer morn was breaking, on that lofty tower I stood,
And the world through off the darkness, like the weeds of widowhood.

Thick with towns and hamlets studded, and with streams and vapors gray,
Like a shield embossed with silver, round and vast the landscape lay.

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