Robert Frost

(March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963 / San Francisco)

Fire And Ice - Poem by Robert Frost

Some say the world will end in fire,
Some say in ice.
From what I've tasted of desire
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Form: Epigram

Comments about Fire And Ice by Robert Frost

  • (7/17/2015 11:16:00 AM)

    the fire within people will end the world (Report) Reply

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  • (7/17/2015 1:47:00 AM)

    The world does not end in Fire my Son...nor does it end in Ice.
    It ends with a decision of fools my before you say, Yes! think twice!
    For how the world ends my Son...has been proven over and over in Life.
    The Man no longer exists my Lad...the moment he takes a Wife!
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  • Phanice Wamukota (7/16/2015 3:48:00 AM)

    I think ice will be great! Everything freezing t o a standstill till eternity. (Report) Reply

  • (7/16/2015 1:02:00 AM)

    I admire Robert frost... his works are great. (Report) Reply

  • (7/11/2015 10:45:00 AM)

    The world, my friends, it seems to me
    will end by our stupidity.
    However arrogant, I think
    That we not first would go extinct.
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  • G. Akanji Olaniyi (6/15/2015 11:18:00 PM)

    Wish the world would never end by any of the two! Fire nor ice! (Report) Reply

  • (5/30/2015 9:06:00 PM)

    a binary - quick, succinct and profound (Report) Reply

  • (5/22/2015 9:57:00 AM)

    It's sad but true... (Report) Reply

  • Naida Nepascua Supnet (5/14/2015 12:45:00 PM)

    Hot and cold, yes and no, black and white- -FIRE AND ICE
    What a very nice poem
    (Report) Reply

  • Tom Navarro (5/4/2015 1:26:00 AM)

    morbid, yet sobering (Report) Reply

  • (4/27/2015 7:28:00 PM)

    Favorite poem of all time goes to show that opposites strike back (Report) Reply

  • Bernard Snyder (4/16/2015 12:08:00 PM)

    Nicely written poem! I like this 'oldie' a lot! (Report) Reply

  • (4/14/2015 10:49:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem! We do tend to destroy ourselves and our world by the way of trying to satisfy excessive desires or through hatred. (Report) Reply

  • (2/24/2015 11:43:00 AM)

    This poem has a very interesting rhythm, and a very interesting perspective on the destruction of the world. (Report) Reply

  • (1/26/2015 1:04:00 PM)

    i like girls and i have a couple of them for sale if you want any (Report) Reply

  • (1/26/2015 1:02:00 PM)

    I am solo stupid. I also like chicken watermelon and koolaid (Report) Reply

  • Elizabeth Padillo Olesen (11/8/2014 5:12:00 PM)

    Nice play of words and contradictions and functions of fire and ice. Smartly written. (Report) Reply

  • Alem Hailu G/kristos (10/20/2014 1:23:00 AM)

    I have translated this poem into Amharic, the working language of Ethiopia.. I want to upload it on poem hunter. (Report) Reply

  • (10/3/2014 5:35:00 AM)

    The poem is one of the great poem of a great poet and the fire may be the chaos world facing and end result of destruction through wars and armaments stockpiled and other the ice the cold attitude of the humans about the destructive tendencies that makes the unpleasant destruction altogether. May be I am mistaken but I understand it is a great poem. (Report) Reply

  • Darlene Walsh (9/25/2014 4:33:00 PM)

    In fire or ice will the world end?
    The fire of heated war, the ice of cold greed.
    YES, fire or ice. Or both.
    A poem with truth for all ages, until the end!
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