Robert Frost

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

Nothing Gold Can Stay - Poem by Robert Frost

Nature's first green is gold,
Her hardest hue to hold.
Her early leaf's a flower;
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Comments about Nothing Gold Can Stay by Robert Frost

  • (6/25/2015 4:23:00 PM)


    I loved this poem. (Report) Reply

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  • (6/3/2015 6:45:00 PM)


    I love this poem! ! ! So dawn goes down to day...Beautiful (Report) Reply

  • Diana Curry Fischer (5/30/2015 9:40:00 AM)


    I love how he conveys so much in such a small poem. (Report) Reply

  • (4/2/2015 8:19:00 AM)


    How depressing and entirely true. Between the lines of the poem I read that nothing else can stay either. (Report) Reply

  • (4/2/2015 6:41:00 AM)


    So interesting.... that's a take on nature so unique. Not that life dies and decays away, but that nothing gold can stay. What a simple yet profound way to say that...... (Report) Reply

  • Paul Reed (4/2/2015 5:11:00 AM)


    Hopefully if Barnicalboy Mermaidman's eyeballs have dropped out he wont be able to send in any more reviews. My sympathy to his cat. (Report) Reply

    John Richter (4/2/2015 6:45:00 AM)

    Well, his 'profile not found.' I was trying to see his own poetry - wondering what must come from a mind like that...

  • Mark Arvizu (2/23/2015 9:19:00 AM)


    I like evergreen trees :) .................. (Report) Reply

  • (1/29/2015 5:08:00 PM)


    My fab poem of all time... a true reflection in few words of how fragile life is... (Report) Reply

  • (12/30/2014 12:00:00 PM)


    one of your best (Report) Reply

  • Barnicalboy Mermaidman (12/11/2014 10:14:00 AM)


    This poem was so bad my eyeballs fell out and the dog started to cry and I dropped kicked the cat over the fence (Report) Reply

    Stephen W (4/5/2016 1:36:00 PM)

    How do you know where the cat landed if your eyeballs dropped out?

    Stephen W (4/5/2016 1:34:00 PM)

    It's barnacle; and drop-kicked.

  • (9/20/2014 8:06:00 AM)


    Nothing Gold can stay indeed. Vivid description of nature from fresh to withering (Report) Reply

  • (9/20/2014 7:59:00 AM)


    Words wonderfully woven with wisdom (Report) Reply

  • Aftab Alam Khursheed (8/24/2014 9:53:00 AM)


    Slow poison to human mind has lost many Deterioration Heaven to hell (Report) Reply

  • Starr Waterman (8/14/2014 2:17:00 PM)


    I'm inlove with this poem c: (Report) Reply

  • (7/29/2014 11:15:00 PM)


    nothing gold can stay.hmmm, with the thoughts of a leaf.green is gold till it's old, nothing gold can stay...the blossom flower in its hour.like me and you age is forever gold to us. (Report) Reply

  • (3/4/2014 10:44:00 AM)


    I think that it, while good, was very short. I wish it was longer, but as Robert Frost says, Nothing Gold can Stay (Report) Reply

  • (1/30/2014 3:49:00 PM)


    they use this poem in the OUTSIDERS stay gold Pony boy, stay gold. Referring back to the poem (Report) Reply

  • Jane Bennett (1/12/2014 8:37:00 PM)


    Definitely one of my favorites! ! ! (Report) Reply

    Barnicalboy Mermaidman Barnicalboy Mermaidman (12/11/2014 10:43:00 AM)

    no just no! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

  • (11/18/2013 12:44:00 PM)


    I love this poem! ! ! One of my most favorite Mr.Frost wrote! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • (6/7/2013 3:50:00 PM)


    I think it's just a comment on the impermanence of great beauty. (Report) Reply



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