Poemsoetry

Poetry Forum Areas

Introduce Yourself

New to PoetrySoup? Introduce yourself here. Tell us something about yourself.

Looking for a Poem

Can't find a poem you've read before? Looking for a poem for a special person or an occasion? Ask other member for help.

Writing Poetry

Ways to improve your poetry. Post your techniques, tips, and creative ideas how to write better.

High Critique

For poets who want unrestricted constructive criticism. This is NOT a vanity workshop. If you do not want your poem seriously critiqued, do not post here. Constructive criticism only. PLEASE Only Post One Poem a Day!!!

How do I...?

Ask PoetrySoup Members how to do something or find something on PoetrySoup.


You have an ad blocker! We understand, but...

PoetrySoup is a small privately owned website. Our means of support comes from advertising revenue. We want to keep PoetrySoup alive, make it better, and keep it free. Please support us by disabling your ad blocker on PoetrySoup. See how to enable ads while keeping your ad blocker active. Also, did you know you can become a PoetrySoup Lifetime Premium Member and block ads forever...while getting many more great features. Take a look! Thank you!

Lucretius Poems | Quotes | Articles

 Lucretius Photo
Biography | Best Poems | Short Poems | Quotes

Lucretius poems, biography, quotes, examples of poetry, articles, essays and more. The best Lucretius resource with comprehensive poet information, a list of poems, short poems, quotations, best poems, poet's works and more.

Lucretius Biography...Titus Lucretius Carus (c. 99 BC – c. 55 BC) was a Roman poet and philosopher. His only known work is the epic philosophical poem De rerum natura about the beliefs of Epicureanism, and which is translated into English as On the Nature of Things or "On the Nature of the Universe".


Poems below...



Top 5 Lucretius Poems

More Information

Sorry, no poems have been posted.

All Lucretius Poems

Sorry, no poems have been posted.

More Information

Lucretius Quotes

Here are a few random quotes by Lucretius.

See also: All Lucretius Quotes

Quote Left Pleasant it is, when over a great sea the winds trouble the waters, to gaze from shore upon another's great tribulation; not because any man's troubles are a delectable joy, but because to perceive you are free of them yourself is pleasant. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment

Quote Left Vineyards and shining harvests, pastures, arbors, And all this our very utmost toil Can hardly care for, we wear down our strength Whether in oxen or in men, we dull The edges of our ploughshares, and in return Our fields turn mean and stingy, underfed, And so today the farmer shakes his head, More and more often sighing that his work, The labour of his hands, has come to naught. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment

Quote Left The greatest wealth is to live content with little, for there is never want where the mind is satisfied. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment

Quote Left From the very fountain of enchantment there arises a taste of bitterness to spread anguish amongst the flowers. Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment

Quote Left What has this bugbear Death to frighten man, If souls can die, as well as bodies can? Quote Right
Go to Quote / Comment