Poems – Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Solitude Laugh, and the world laughs with you;Weep, and you weep alone;For the sad old earth must borrow its mirth,But has trouble enough of its own.Sing, and the hills will answer;Sigh, it is lost on the air;The echoes bound to a joyful...

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Poems – Emily Dickson

Not in Vain Not in Vain If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain: If I can ease one life the aching, Or cool one pain, Or help one fainting robin Unto his nest again, I shall not live in vain.

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Poems – Alfred Joyce

Trees I think that I shall never seeA poem lovely as a tree. A tree whose hungry mouth is prestAgainst the earth’s sweet flowing breast; A tree that looks at God all day,And lifts her leafy arms to pray; A tree that may in Summer wearA nest of...

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Poems – William Wordsworth

The Daffodils The World is Too Much With Us The Daffodils Daffodils by William Wordsworth I wandered lonely as a cloudThat floats on high o’er vales and hills,When all at once I saw a crowd,A host, of golden daffodils;Beside the lake...

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Poems – Rudyard Kipling

If BY RUDYARD KIPLING If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But make allowance for their doubting too; If you can wait and not be tired by waiting...

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Poems – Elizabeth Barrett Browning

(Sonnet 43) How do I love thee? How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight For the ends of being and ideal grace. I love thee to the level of every...

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Poem – Lord Byron

So, We’ll Go No More A-roving So We’ll Go No More a Roving BY LORD BYRON (GEORGE GORDON) So, we’ll go no more a roving So late into the night, Though the heart be still as loving, And the moon be still as bright. For the sword...

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Poems – Robert Frost

The Road Not taken Acquainted with the Night The Road Not taken Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth...

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Poems – William Blake

The Tyger The Chimney Sweeper The Poison Tree The Lamb The Tyger Tyger Tyger, burning bright,In the forests of the night;What immortal hand or eye,Could frame thy fearful symmetry?In what distant deeps or skies.Burnt the fire of thine eyes?On...

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Poems – Eugene Field

Wynken, Blynken, and Nod The Duel Seeing Things Wynken, Blynken, and Nod Wynken, Blynken, and Nod Wynken, Blynken, and Nod one nightSailed off in a wooden shoe,—Sailed on a river of crystal lightInto a sea of dew.“Where are you going, and what do...

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Poems – Robert Louis Stevenson

The Swing My Shadow Where Go the Boats? Foreign Lands The Moon The Swing How do you like to go up in a swing,Up in the air so blue?Oh, I do think it the pleasantest thingEver a child can do! Up in the air and over the wall,Till I can see so...

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Poems – Edward Lear

The Owl and the Pussycat There Was an Old Man with a Beard Jumlies The Duck and the Kangaroo The Owl and the Pussycat The Owl and the Pussy-Cat went to seaIn a beautiful pea-green boat:They took some honey,and plenty of moneyWrapped up in a...

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