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Beauty - Poem by Elinor Morton Wylie

Say not of beauty she is good,
Or aught but beautiful,
Or sleek to doves' wings of the wood
Her wild wings of a gull.

Call her not wicked; that word's touch
Consumes her like a curse;
But love her not too much, too much,
For that is even worse.

O, she is neither good nor bad,
But innocent and wild!
Enshrine her and she dies, who had
The hard heart of a child.


Comments about Beauty by Elinor Morton Wylie

  • Gold Star - 163,353 Points Mohammed Asim Nehal (6/27/2016 5:58:00 PM)

    EXCELLENT, to call beauty is something very special, ...10 (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 7,083 Points John Richter (1/16/2015 6:39:00 AM)

    Quite captures the essence of woman, I think. Or the wrath thereof. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 14,459 Points Pranab K Chakraborty (1/16/2015 12:37:00 AM)

    Lovely with matching contrast what always saturated within beauty. Good stroke to define good. (Report) Reply

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Poems About Beauty

  1. 1. A Thing Of Beauty (Endymion) , John Keats
  2. 2. Beauty Xxv , Khalil Gibran
  3. 3. Rondel Of Merciless Beauty , Geoffrey Chaucer
  4. 4. The Beauty Of Death Xiv , Khalil Gibran
  5. 5. Briar Rose (Sleeping Beauty) , Anne Sexton
  6. 6. I Died For Beauty , Emily Dickinson
  7. 7. Before The Throne Of Beauty Xxvi , Khalil Gibran
  8. 8. Beauty And Beauty , Rupert Brooke
  9. 9. Beauty , Wilfred Owen
  10. 10. Pied Beauty , Gerard Manley Hopkins
  11. 11. Beauty , Edward Thomas
  12. 12. Youth And Beauty , William Carlos Williams
  13. 13. O Beauty, Passing Beauty! , Alfred Lord Tennyson
  14. 14. Ballade Of My Lady's Beauty , Joyce Kilmer
  15. 15. Hymn To Intellectual Beauty , Percy Bysshe Shelley
  16. 16. My Idea Of Beauty , Nitya Pillai
  17. 17. Beauty , Elinor Morton Wylie
  18. 18. Beauty&Mdash;Be Not Caused&Mdash;It Is , Emily Dickinson
  19. 19. Ode To Beauty , Ralph Waldo Emerson
  20. 20. He Tells Of The Perfect Beauty , William Butler Yeats
  21. 21. Beauty, Inside And Out , Camacy Melville
  22. 22. He Remembers Forgotten Beauty , William Butler Yeats
  23. 23. Soul's Beauty , Dante Gabriel Rossetti
  24. 24. Amoretti Iii: The Sovereign Beauty , Edmund Spenser
  25. 25. Beauty: [notes For An Unfinished Poem] , Wilfred Owen
  26. 26. I Died For Beauty But Was Scarce , Emily Dickinson
  27. 27. A Hymn In Honour Of Beauty , Edmund Spenser
  28. 28. Genius In Beauty , Dante Gabriel Rossetti
  29. 29. To What Serves Mortal Beauty? , Gerard Manley Hopkins
  30. 30. A Hymn Of Heavenly Beauty , Edmund Spenser
  31. 31. On The Conduct Of The World Seeking Beau.. , Allen Ginsberg
  32. 32. Clothed In Beauty , Vyacheslav Ivanovich Ivanov
  33. 33. Beauty , sakshi mathur
  34. 34. Beauty, Time, And Love , Samuel Daniel
  35. 35. An Hymn In Honour Of Beauty , Edmund Spenser
  36. 36. Sonnet 54: O, How Much More Doth Beauty .. , William Shakespeare
  37. 37. A Sonnet To Heavenly Beauty , Joachim du Bellay
  38. 38. The Song Of Princess Zeb-Un-Nissa In Pra.. , Sarojini Naidu
  39. 39. Beauty Imposes , John Shaw Neilson
  40. 40. Seeking Beauty , William Henry Davies
  41. 41. ! The Eye Of Beauty , Michael Shepherd
  42. 42. An Hymn Of Heavenly Beauty , Edmund Spenser
  43. 43. Sonnet Iv: Bright Star Of Beauty , Michael Drayton
  44. 44. Beauty , Nancy Amato
  45. 45. Beauty , Edwina Matthews
  46. 46. A Philosophy Of Beauty , Uriah Hamilton
  47. 47. Beauty , Wandering Scarlet
  48. 48. For Beauty I Am Not A Star , Woodrow Wilson
  49. 49. Behold, I Adore Beauty , Sylvia Chidi
  50. 50. From 'The Testament Of Beauty' , Robert Seymour Bridges
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