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Best Humble Poems

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


Premium Member Poetry Soap
It’s almost time and I must run
to watch/read Poetry Soap for fun.
It comes on every day at this time
and I don’t want to miss a...

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Categories: humble, abuse, conflict, jealousy, love, lust, magic,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member May it be an Evening Star of Peace - In Collaboration with our PS community Poets
Like the Evening Star guided ancient mariners through calm or troubled seas
Let it guide and help spread this message of Peace to the far ends...

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Categories: humble, beautiful, peace, star,
Form: Verse
Premium Member True Colors

Eyes are the windows of a soul and they say ‘Love is blind’
But how do you describe colour to a sightless person?

Such depths to your...

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Categories: humble, color, friendship love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Magic Beans




Our first awareness
      falling through time
      through blood-rain, pure white snow, green vegetation 
 ...

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Categories: humble, adventure, chocolate, love, peace, time,
Form: Free verse
Whisper Soft Into The Night
Distant prayers echo through a lilac sky
light flickers brilliantly in angelic eyes
a yellow crocheted blanket falls to the floor
and a growing heart winks inside.

Kindness breeds...

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© Tim Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humble, love,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Hero
In a world where hearts ignore compassionate cries.
Acts of kindness become rare, so empathy dies.

As human nature loses the skill to listen,
his mission is to...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humble, inspiration, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hot And Cold Comes The Night

LIST POETRY - A FUTURISTIC INTERPRETATION 


You
must know
I cried yesterday 
and I think I broke the world
so I braided some words into twine
planted some sweet...

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Categories: humble, depression, heart, introspection, love, romance, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member New World Order
The Rulers wield their silver shields,
             wear golden coronets
while warders guard the prison...

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Categories: humble, drug, society,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The True Knight
POTD 9th April 2018

Synopsis -
A story of selflessness without jealousy or rancor that is often evident through the ages in all walks of life, even...

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Categories: humble, love, romance, sensual,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member Ode to Mum

Brown paper memories she puts in my hands
Twine roughly tied in a bow slightly askew
Part and parcel of a humble life once led?
My defiant eyes...

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Categories: humble, inspirational love, love, mum,
Form: Ode
Premium Member I Acquiesce to Friendship
Your sensuous eyes render me a fool.
How clumsy I become within your mien.
I stutter, stumble trying to keep cool
While all the time envisioning a scene
Of...

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Categories: humble, dream, friendship love, longing, love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member India
I hear much joy in the music,
View elation in the dance
Feel happiness in the laughter,
Soulful spirit in poetic romance.

I feel love in the language
Swelling in...

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Categories: humble, appreciation, art, dance, music, poetry, wisdom,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Beatitude Number Three
“Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.”  Matthew 5:5

Jesus said, “Blessed are the meek.”
It’s better - turn the other cheek
than let...

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Categories: humble, anti bullying,
Form: Quatern
Premium Member Sadly Musing Life and Love
I sit alone as evening claims the day,
with common crow my only confidant.
I watch the sun sink slowly in the bay
while musing life and love...

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Categories: humble, lonely, lost love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Carolyn Devonshire
There lives a grand lady near the sea
In Ormand where she delights to be.
She is a Poetess, words she shares
In lovely poems, her heart she...

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Categories: humble, best friend, blessing, giving, love, poetess,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member The Artist
Stillborn
a mood of aberrant colour
a stain on the Artist’s worlds
a heart pulsating with pain
a wide range of intense ardour
mixed  on a fine palette
and a...

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Categories: humble, art, dedication, depression, emotions, feelings, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Farmer and His Corn
The Farmer and his Corn


Snug and warm beneath the earth
The field awaits the coming birth
It holds the richness that they need
Provides the anchor for the...

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Categories: humble, introspection,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Frozen Howl
Inside a knowledge turning cogs on this wheel
born from the darkness a heart rules supreme
fear in one wish looking towards tunnel light love
All that will...

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Categories: humble, beauty, dream, emotions, heart, love, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mohammed Ali
Mohammed Ali

Cassius Clay

The Legend

He was not a humble man
Everything he did, was big and grand
He taunted and barbed with poetic flair
His opponents he angered
Entertainment in...

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Categories: humble, beauty, bible, character, christian, death,
Form: Free verse
Whiteness
Winter frost on willow trees  
     Weeping tears of snow.  
Halos 'round the opal moon,
    ...

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Categories: humble, tribute,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member SOMEDAY

As this week closes into hours of pewter night
may the moonlight touch your lips while
I sleep in the arms of dreams unrefined.
Though I may not...

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Categories: humble, how i feel, time,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member O' Butterfly
O' Butterfly, a child, disgraced 
Bewitched without a chance
Beguiled, exquisitely endowed. Frail wings held no escape
Such innocence would glaze her eyes, as gossamer might do

He...

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Categories: humble, butterfly,
Form: Free verse
Mother is Dove
Modest woman moderate woman
Your inner beauty strikes me
Like the tongue of noble eloquence
More than gold even refined gold
Or our purged fulgent silver.

Black woman proud woman
Your...

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© Canny Amah  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humble, nostalgiamother, woman, water, dark, dark, mother,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Famous Last Line
India (Original Poem)

I hear much joy in the music,
View elation in the dance
Feel happiness in the laughter,
Soulful spirit in poetic romance.

I feel love in the...

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Categories: humble, hindi, people, places,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Priorities Viewed by a Dying Man
Death be not proud but humble with strife
Old man flicks ashes, has one last choke
‘Tis nothing to fear, just the nature of life
 
Many passed...

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Categories: humble, death, nature,
Form: Villanelle