Top 100 Poems About: HERO

In this page, poems on / about “hero” are listed.
  • 1.
    A Hero

    Three times I had the lust to kill,
    To clutch a throat so young and fair,
    And squeeze with all my might until
    No breath of being lingered there. read more »

    Robert William Service
  • 2.
    Hero And Leander

    It lies not in our power to love or hate,
    For will in us is over-rul'd by fate.
    hen two are stript long ere the course begin,
    We wish that one should lose, the other win; read more »

    Christopher Marlowe
  • 3.

    'Jack fell as he'd have wished,' the Mother said,
    And folded up the letter that she'd read.
    'The Colonel writes so nicely.' Something broke
    In the tired voice that quavered to a choke. read more »

    Siegfried Sassoon
  • 4.
    He Is More Than A Hero

    He is more than a hero
    he is a god in my eyes--
    the man who is allowed
    to sit beside you -- he read more »

  • 5.
    Hero And Leander: The First Sestiad

    On Hellespont, guilty of true-love's blood,
    In view and opposite two cities stood,
    Sea-borderers, disjoined by Neptune's might;
    The one Abydos, the other Sestos hight. read more »

    Christopher Marlowe
  • 6.
    The Hero

    Mother, let us imagine we are travelling, and passing through a
    strange and dangerous country.
    You are riding in a palanquin and I am trotting by you on a
    red horse. read more »

    Rabindranath Tagore
  • 7.
    My Hero Bares His Nerves

    My hero bares his nerves along my wrist
    That rules from wrist to shoulder,
    Unpacks the head that, like a sleepy ghost,
    Leans on my mortal ruler, read more »

    Dylan Thomas
  • 8.
    The Last Hero

    The wind blew out from Bergen from the dawning to the day,
    There was a wreck of trees and fall of towers a score of miles away,
    And drifted like a livid leaf I go before its tide,
    Spewed out of house and stable, beggared of flag and bride. read more »

    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
  • 9.
    Hero And Leander

    Both robb'd of air, we both lie in one ground ;
    Both whom one fire had burnt, one water drown'd read more »

    John Donne
  • 10.
    The Poet As Hero

    You've heard me, scornful, harsh, and discontented,
    Mocking and loathing War: you've asked me why
    Of my old, silly sweetness I've repented--
    My ecstasies changed to an ugly cry. read more »

    Siegfried Sassoon
  • 11.
    My Hero

    My Hero is Many,
    My Hero is One.
    My Hero Proudly Holds a Gun.
    My Hero Fights, read more »

    Nathan Kraft
  • 12.
    05 - A Hero

    A hero thinks of others before they think of themselves
    A hero will die to protect
    A hero can be of any age, any colour
    A hero can be man, woman or child read more »

    nicola burkett