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John Masefield

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John Masefield was a famous British English poet, best known for his works such as "Sea Fever" and "Cargoes." Born in 1878, Masefield was awarded the prestigious Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom in 1930. His poetry often celebrated the beauty of nature and the sea, reflecting his experiences as a young seafarer. Masefield's lyrical writing style and deep connection to the natural world have made him a beloved figure in the world of poetry. He passed away in 1967, leaving behind a rich and influential body of work.


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Quote Left Since moons decay and suns decline, How else should end this life of mine? Quote Right
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Quote Left Since the printing press came into being, poetry has ceased to be the delight of the whole community of man; it has become the amusement and delight of the few. Quote Right
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Quote Left In this life he laughs longest who laughs last. Quote Right
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Quote Left But gathering as we stray, a sense Of Life, so lovely and intense,... Quote Right
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Quote Left His face was filled with broken commandments. Quote Right
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