Get Your Premium Membership

Best All That Glitters Is Not Gold Poems

Below are the all-time best All That Glitters Is Not Gold poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of all that glitters is not gold poems written by PoetrySoup members


All that 'glitters' is not gold
They thought he was a harmless fool.
His hair dyed black
And eyebrows pencilled in,
The silver outfits -
Shoulders huge -
And platform shoes.

His lyrics less than lyrical,
Chanted, shouted
At...

Read More
© jack horne  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, work,



All that Glitters is not gold.
Soaring into the air,
strafing the  clear blue skies
traversing  land and moutains high,
the eagle flies, a bird of awesome size.
 It's wings, huge bellows...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, philosophy, bird, bird,

All That Glitters Is Not Gold
I-mage is just misleading, 
S-ome things appear so nice; 
A-ll that glitters is not gold, 
B-eauty deceives our eyes.
E-verything that glitters is not gold, things...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, birthday,

Premium Member Two Ordinary People
This is for all of you who found your "true romance" and are still living "happily ever after."


You were no Cinderella at the ball,
But, then,...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, true love,

AFRICA'S HOPE
Look at the floor of heaven 
Laid with patterns of bright gold
For us they are but little orbs 
But in his motion
Like angels they sing
So...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, death of a friend,

PERCEPTION
The grass is always greener on the other side: says who?
It may just be perception not necessarily the truth
Ugly is not bad neither is beautiful...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, bible, cheer up, faith,

Premium Member The Lewis Trap
“The Lewis Trap”



Well, of course he's misanthropic
He’s a Misanthropic Man
The Devil’s in the details
Buried deep under the covers
Of bedtime stories, slithers ‘neath loose sand

A Liddell...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, abuse, addiction, child abuse,

All That Glitters

Atomic number seventy nine,
A precious metal that sure does shine.
Sought by many, claimed by few,
Prospecting was the thing to do.

Found and used in all forms...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, education,

Poor orphan
Orphan you poor thing
Orphan you poor thing,
So you are all alone now, no mom, no dad, just you
I know dear, I know that in this...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, abuse, africa, betrayal,

ENIGMA
And to all those I have wronged
I am remorseful
For my life is an enigma
And at times I lose my way
Like a mad dog that goes...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, political, satire, life, god,

ILLUSIONAL BEAUTY
ILLUSIONAL BEAUTY
by
JOHN M. ARRIBAS




As she approached we met eye to eye
I was awed by her beauty as she strolled by
I tried so hard to get...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, beauty, betrayal, imagination, irony,

I Have Failed One Life's Test
Granny and I lived in Bemeyills
A land beyond the hills
On a beautiful thatchy
In a tract of a wild country
She wanted me a life of bliss
So...

Read More
© Onah Edwin  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, betrayal,

Fate
Fate

An anonymous feeling yet feels so known
Deep inside us within our soul
We cannot Live without even we grow old

We think it’s the only reason to...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, life

Broken
Love that was once so perfect.
Disappeared quick like the light being swallowed by darkness.
Laughter and joy that once filled the sky.
Taken over by dead silence...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, absence, betrayal,

cleansing breaths
Beneath me I see you laying lost,broken,in pieces
I wanted to hold you-to tell you this too shall pass
I waited for you to see the beauty...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, betrayal, break up, depression,

Unnoticed
Unnoticed my being grows

Amidst a crowd of crows

Your eyes see me not

That's the greatest blot

Let me remind you of my faithfulness

My journey from being to...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, anger,

Pot Of Gold
I looked above and saw a rainbow
Arched gracefully across the sky
Silvery wisps of cloud scurried away
The world washed clean and sparkling
in the morning light.

I went...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, imagination,

C'est la vie
The greatest story ever told
Begins with men daring and bold
Put to the test
They tried their best
But all that glitters is not gold...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, adventure, culture, education, journey,

Good night
It was a Saturday night
I couldn't sleep well and tight
I slowly pull the hinge of the door
The only sound was my footsteps on the floor

As...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Enticing Words


glib talkers weave enticing, eloquent words-- empty their meaning.


Monoku 5: Cliche Contest, Silent One
Quote--" All that glitters is not gold"
6 Jan 2018...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, words,

While I Sleep
While I sleep
Angels Weep
Faeries cry

Wishing for something more
My love is deep
but yet I mourn


This World can be more
But yet hope is fleeting
It takes all big...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, betrayal, freedom, hope, life,

Premium Member The Model - in Melania's own words
Why I married him God knows,
For all that glitters is not gold,
Was it pride or just ambition,
Was I just a mirage sold.

I’m a woman not...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, beauty, celebrity, emotions, humor,

The Unpolished Gem
Many men today will walk away 
from a plain rock that they may come across 
but unlike most men, I know that there's beauty within...

Read More
Categories: all that glitters is not gold, beauty, relationship, true love,