Ralph Waldo Emerson

(1803 - 1882 / Boston / United States)

Ralph Waldo Emerson Poems

1. Teach Me I Am Forgotten By The Dead 5/16/2015
2. Water 11/24/2014
3. Glory Of Friendship 12/9/2014
4. A Nation's Strength 1/17/2015
5. Quatrains 4/6/2010
6. From The Persian Of Hafiz I 4/6/2010
7. The Adirondacs 4/6/2010
8. To Rhea 4/6/2010
9. Politics 4/6/2010
10. Letters 4/6/2010
11. Lover's Petition 4/6/2010
12. Guy 4/6/2010
13. The Cumberland 4/6/2010
14. Una 4/6/2010
15. The Chartist's Complaint 4/6/2010
16. From The Persian Of Hafiz Ii 4/6/2010
17. The Amulet 4/6/2010
18. Voluntaries 4/6/2010
19. Gnothi Seauton 4/6/2010
20. May-Day 4/6/2010
21. In Memoriam 4/6/2010
22. The Visit 4/6/2010
23. Forerunners 4/6/2010
24. Poems 4/6/2010
25. To-Day 4/6/2010
26. Solution 4/6/2010
27. The World-Soul 4/6/2010
28. Manners 4/6/2010
29. Unity 4/6/2010
30. The Titmouse 4/6/2010
31. The Test 4/6/2010
32. Heroism 4/6/2010
33. Woodnotes 4/6/2010
34. To Laugh Often And Much 3/9/2015
35. Waldeinsamkeit 4/6/2010
36. Waves 4/6/2010
37. Merlin's Song 4/6/2010
38. Experience 4/6/2010
39. The Humble Bee 4/6/2010
40. Freedom 4/6/2010
Best Poem of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fate

Deep in the man sits fast his fate
To mould his fortunes, mean or great:
Unknown to Cromwell as to me
Was Cromwell's measure or degree;
Unknown to him as to his horse,
If he than his groom be better or worse.
He works, plots, fights, in rude affairs,
With squires, lords, kings, his craft compares,
Till late he learned, through doubt and fear,
Broad England harbored not his peer:
Obeying time, the last to own
The Genius from its cloudy throne.
For the prevision is allied
Unto the thing so signified;
Or say, the foresight that awaits
Is...

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Nemesis

Already blushes in thy cheek
The bosom-thought which thou must speak;
The bird, how far it haply roam
By cloud or isle, is flying home;
The maiden fears, and fearing runs
Into the charmed snare she shuns;
And every man, in love or pride,
Of his fate is never wide.

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