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Best Egoism Poems

Below are the all-time best Egoism poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of egoism poems written by PoetrySoup members


POETRY COMMENTARY EXPOSURE OF ISIS
(So many were protesting about America's secret involvement with ISIS but I didn't believe it until I read this latest news, shocking and disgusting. Poor...

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Categories: egoism, allegory, political, power,



Premium Member FORGIVE ME MOTHER EARTH




For decades now

We, your children, dear mother earth,

Have been stabbing you 

Each year

Each day

Each hour

Each second

Causing you to bleed profusely, while 

We indifferent to your...

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Categories: egoism, earth day, humanity, nature,

Lord, when you sit on my throne
Lord, when you sit on my throne....

When I was sitting on my own throne
I felt that I was a worthy and proud man
I did not...

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Categories: egoism, god,

It is a matter of faces
It is useless to pour water
To a downward pot
Though it is necessarily critical 
In a drought of thirst

Person in pretence of sleep
It is difficult to...

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Categories: egoism, education, philosophy, political,

Defining a Man ( A Letter to my Daughter ) prt 1
Defining a Man ( A Letter to my Daughter )

What is a man in these modern day attitudes and parlances of our times
harder now, I...

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Categories: egoism, lifelife,

No
No
I had a desire to be a martyr to my word
To quench my desire for justice with the
Peak of my poor pen 
To quash intolerance,...

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Categories: egoism, abuse, community, prejudice,

Dead Man Tales
Dead Man Tales
shards of glass pearl the emperor's rise,
his arms embracing upon our sins and lies, 

do not deceive yourself , my friend.
in the twilight...

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Categories: egoism, conflict, corruption, emotions, freedom,

Vale of Tears
Souls in fear of uncertain but rampant chaos, 
Where the cities bombed and thousands slayed, 
Houses broken and the valuable coffers emptied, 
Innocents trafficked and...

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Categories: egoism, anxiety,

Premium Member SECRET OF HAPPINESS
SECRET OF HAPPINESS



If a morsel

Of

Egoism on the altar of love one sacrifices  
Each day 

Manifold 

The gains of heart and soul in happiness ...

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Categories: egoism, happiness, life, love, marriage,

Premium Member FORGIVE US MOTHER EARTH




For decades now

We, your children, dear mother earth,

Have been stabbing you 

Each year

Each day

Each hour

Each second

Causing you to bleed profusely, while 

We indifferent to your...

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Categories: egoism, earth, life, pollution,

Premium Member To The Youth
To The Youth Of The 21st century 2011
12/03/20110 Comments
 
The under 30 crowd needs to check the over forty crowd, what kind of mess are...

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Categories: egoism, encouraging,

The only planet of choice
Nowadays, when I look at sunset I feel as it is the last one...
We have a big problem!
All of us on the Earth must ask...

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Categories: egoism, life, nature, political, beautiful,

My Lord, when you sit on my throne
My Lord, when you sit on my throne....

When I was sitting on my own throne
I felt that I was a worthy and proud man
I did...

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Categories: egoism, god,

Premium Member THANKSGIVING PRAYER
THANKSGIVING PRAYER


I thank THEE Oh, LORD
For 
All the treasures, THOU HAST
So generously upon me
Bestowed:
My life
My sight
My Hearing
My touch
My scent 
My taste 
My arms
My legs
My brain...

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Categories: egoism, celebration, god, happiness, thanksgiving,

Premium Member GARDEN OF BLISS


No relationship

Would ever flourish in the garden 

Of bliss


Unless 


Egoism is uprooted from the pristine 

Soil of love!




© Demetrios Trifiatis
   19 October 2015
...

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Categories: egoism, love, relationship,

IF PEOPLE THINK
I asked a scientist to make an olive's leaf,
So green with its juices,
Smelling spring and sweat from gatherers hands.
He answered that he couldn't.
I asked him...

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Categories: egoism, nature, people, religionpeople, people,

Her Chestnut Hair
Her chestnut hair, loosened, cascading endlessly, 
gone. 
Her never-tiring gaze searching the corners of my heart, 
gone. 
Her smile so radiant it outshone the sun,...

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© Paul James  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: egoism, losssmile,

CHANGED WORLD
Call it condemnation or appraisal ,
It is far from it ;
I write from the bottom of my heart…
Full of sorrows and pain ,
That the world...

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Categories: egoism, emotions, grief,

I Too Was Once Loved
I too was once loved
As I remember
A time when his name
Caused seizures in my tummy
Oxygen debts to my beating heart
Dreams to my forgotten mind
The north...

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Categories: egoism, lost lovetime, time,

Freedom
Man needs many things in life:
Food, house, children and wife;
But the thing which is needed the most
And could be given away at no cost
Is man’s...

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Categories: egoism, social

The Essence of Praying
The Essence of Praying

A poem about the value of praying inspired by Ancient Greek Wisdom

Pray to contemplate the joys of life
As a prayer removes the...

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Categories: egoism, appreciation, beauty, blessing, faith,

MIRROR REFLECTS
                        ...

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Categories: egoism, introspection,

BEFORE MY DEMISE
MY SHELTER,
I SHALL POSSESS
BEFORE MY DEMISE

MY HORSE,
I SHALL RIDE
BEFORE MY DEMISE

MY GENERATION
I SHALL REGENERATE
BEFORE MY DEMISE

MY APEX ,
I SHALL REACH 
BEFORE MY DEMISE

EVERY MAN,
 I...

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Categories: egoism, death, encouraging, environment, leaving,

My Lord, when you sit on my throne
My Lord, when you sit on my throne....

When I was sitting on my own throne
I felt that I was a worthy and proud man
I did...

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Categories: egoism, faith, life, god, god,

Premium Member Dreams I Translation of Etiemble s poem Reves I by T Wignesan
The Deception of Free Verse: Dreams I, Translation of Etiemble’s L’imposture du vers libre by T. Wignesan 

(From René Etiemble’s only poetry collection: le Coeur...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: egoism, creation,