Top 100 Poems About: BEAUTY

In this page, poems on / about “beauty” are listed.
  • 1.
    A Thing Of Beauty (Endymion)

    A thing of beauty is a joy for ever:
    Its lovliness increases; it will never
    Pass into nothingness; but still will keep
    A bower quiet for us, and a sleep read more »

    John Keats
  • 2.
    Beauty Xxv

    And a poet said, 'Speak to us of Beauty.'

    Where shall you seek beauty, and how shall you find her unless she herself be your way and your guide? read more »

    Khalil Gibran
  • 3.
    Before The Throne Of Beauty Xxvi

    One heavy day I ran away from the grim face of society and the dizzying clamor of the city and directed my weary step to the spacious alley. I pursued the beckoning course of the rivulet and the musical sounds of the birds until I reached a lonely spot where the flowing branches of the trees prevented the sun from the touching the earth.

    I stood there, and it was entertaining to my soul - my thirsty soul who had seen naught but the mirage of life instead of its sweetness. read more »

    Khalil Gibran
  • 4.
    Briar Rose (Sleeping Beauty)

    a girl who keeps slipping off,
    arms limp as old carrots,
    into the hypnotist's trance, read more »

    Anne Sexton
  • 5.
    Rondel Of Merciless Beauty

    Your two great eyes will slay me suddenly;
    Their beauty shakes me who was once serene;
    Straight through my heart the wound is quick and keen.
    read more »

    Geoffrey Chaucer
  • 6.
    The Beauty Of Death Xiv

    Part One - The Calling

    Let me sleep, for my soul is intoxicated with love and read more »

    Khalil Gibran
  • 7.

    The beautiful, the fair, the elegant,
    Is that which pleases us, says Kant,
    Without a thought of interest or advantage. read more »

    Wilfred Owen
  • 8.
    I Died For Beauty

    I died for beauty, but was scarce
    Adjusted in the tomb,
    When one who died for truth was lain
    In an adjoining room. read more »

    Emily Dickinson
  • 9.
    Beauty And Beauty

    When Beauty and Beauty meet
    All naked, fair to fair,
    The earth is crying-sweet,
    And scattering-bright the air, read more »

    Rupert Brooke
  • 10.
    Pied Beauty

    Glory be to God for dappled things --
    For skies of couple-colour as a brinded cow;
    For rose-moles all in stipple upon trout that swim;
    Fresh-firecoal chestnut-falls; finches' wings; read more »

    Gerard Manley Hopkins
  • 11.

    WHAT does it mean? Tired, angry, and ill at ease,
    No man, woman, or child alive could please
    Me now. And yet I almost dare to laugh
    Because I sit and frame an epitaph- read more »

    Edward Thomas
  • 12.
    Youth And Beauty

    I bought a dishmop--
    having no daughter--
    for they had twisted
    fine ribbons of shining copper read more »

    William Carlos Williams