Arthur Hugh Clough

(1 January 1819 – 13 November 1861 / Liverpool)

With Whom Is No Variableness, Neither Shadow Of Turning - Poem by Arthur Hugh Clough

It fortifies my soul to know
That, though I perish, Truth is so:
That, howsoe'er I stray and range,
Whate'er I do, Thou dost not change.
I steadier step when I recall
That, if I slip, Thou dost not fall.


Comments about With Whom Is No Variableness, Neither Shadow Of Turning by Arthur Hugh Clough

  • Rajnish Manga (3/1/2017 4:15:00 AM)


    It reflects the power of faith. Whatever be the situation, the Lord will always be there to help. Great poem. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (3/1/2017 3:15:00 AM)


    Wisely thought and written, thanks for sharing it. (Report) Reply

  • (8/18/2016 11:04:00 PM)


    A beautifully conceived sgort and sweet song that is meaningful too. Thanks for sharing it here. (Report) Reply

Read all 3 comments »



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: change, truth



Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]