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My People - Poem by Langston Hughes

The night is beautiful,
So the faces of my people.

The stars are beautiful,
So the eyes of my people.

Beautiful, also, is the sun.
Beautiful, also, are the souls of my people.


Comments about My People by Langston Hughes

  • Gold Star - 8,417 Points Tom Allport (12/26/2016 9:54:00 AM)

    beauty is all around us it's a pity a lot don't see it (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 26,591 Points Subhas Chandra Chakra (9/23/2016 11:12:00 PM)

    It's a great work by Mr Hugh's. Beauty lies in the eyes of a sensitive person, not in the dimensions. Thanks for the sharing of the poem. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 10,274 Points Kevin Patrick (9/23/2016 9:53:00 PM)

    Short but significantly powerful with its message for minority empowerment, in a few lines Mr. Hughes conveys a reassuring message to those who have been marginalized by the mainstream strata of society. I don't think this is so much Black lives matter as much as Black is Beautiful, the soul of a person is the most beautiful thing. I cant say much more, but this is a great piece to be read especially in divisive times. (Report) Reply

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Poems About People

  1. 1. My People , Langston Hughes
  2. 2. Some People , Charles Bukowski
  3. 3. People , Jean Toomer
  4. 4. More About People , Ogden Nash
  5. 5. The Icecream People , Charles Bukowski
  6. 6. The Terrible People , Ogden Nash
  7. 7. The People Upstairs , Ogden Nash
  8. 8. Attack Of The Squash People , Marge Piercy
  9. 9. I Am The People, The Mob , Carl Sandburg
  10. 10. People At Night , Denise Levertov
  11. 11. Do People Moulder Equally , Emily Dickinson
  12. 12. Don'T Know About The People , Kobayashi Issa
  13. 13. On The Portrait Of Two Beautiful Young P.. , Gerard Manley Hopkins
  14. 14. The Secret People , Gilbert Keith Chesterton
  15. 15. People Who Live , Erica Jong
  16. 16. There Pass The Careless People , Alfred Edward Housman
  17. 17. Mowgli's Song Against People , Rudyard Kipling
  18. 18. What The People Said , Rudyard Kipling
  19. 19. Some People , Mark Bauch
  20. 20. People , Yevgeny Yevtushenko
  21. 21. The Shadow People , Francis Ledwidge
  22. 22. A Prayer To All The Dead Among Mine Own .. , Vachel Lindsay
  23. 23. If People Loved People! , Vanessa Hughes
  24. 24. Little People , C.J. Heck
  25. 25. People Who Must , Carl Sandburg
  26. 26. Songs For The People , Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
  27. 27. Little People , Scarlett Treat
  28. 28. (song) Special People! ! * , Becky Ginn
  29. 29. Hi You Nice People! , Herbert Nehrlich
  30. 30. Some People , Linda Ori
  31. 31. Lincoln, The Man Of The People , Edwin Markham
  32. 32. 0357 On Not Thinking About People You Th.. , Michael Shepherd
  33. 33. Songs For The People , Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
  34. 34. 0219 People People , Michael Shepherd
  35. 35. The People , William Butler Yeats
  36. 36. People In My Life , CeCe Lamberts
  37. 37. O Poor People , Elizabeth Smart
  38. 38. People Of The Living God , James Montgomery
  39. 39. When Good People Become Friends , Cecelia Weir
  40. 40. People Are People , Scarlet .....
  41. 41. Once People , Yevgeny Yevtushenko
  42. 42. People Like Consistency , s./j. goldner
  43. 43. Of Poems And People , Jeffrey SpahrSummers
  44. 44. Fake People! , Sugar Bear
  45. 45. The Decay Of A People , William Gilmore Simms
  46. 46. Mary's Little People , Scarlett Treat
  47. 47. The Feet Of People Walking Home , Emily Dickinson
  48. 48. When A People Reach The Top Of A Hill, , Stephen Crane
  49. 49. For All People , Frederick Kesner
  50. 50. Lament For Short People (Fun Poem 12) , David Harris
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