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Best Humbler Poems

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

Premium Member Nephilim
In those primitive times of long, long ago
when behemoths wandered the land
when mankind was wicked and ruthless and raw
and battles were ever at hand.

An unruly...

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Categories: humbler, god, humanity,
Form: Rhyme

Lately I've been on flats, between heaven and hell
Who but the Almighty buffers me from lack

My stance is firm, I move with care
Not to tear...

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Categories: humbler, abuse, anger, bullying,
Form: Bio
Premium Member The Lonely Grave
No one visited his grave today
No last respects did anyone pay
For his mortal soul did no one pray
No tears were shed when he passed away


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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humbler, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ain't No Humble In A Hustlin Heart
Pride is a motivator,  a stimulator of scarlet soul
an accelerator to the next glorious goal
generator of newcoming awakening
cultivator out cunning the unkind
cutting away all...

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Categories: humbler, heart, philosophy, pride, truth,
Form: Didactic
Life Is About Attitude
Life is about having the right attitude.
Don't be known as one with platitude.
Someone who is a habitual whiner, 
is not a good companion at a...

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© Lin Lane  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humbler, encouraging,
Form: Rhyme

Malcolm X
It is not as simple as merely changing one's name
You must understand the cauldron before that came
And the hustler's hair caught fire burning into red...

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Categories: humbler, black african american, prayer, fire, fire,
Form: Verse
Scaly Kelly
                  Scaly Kelly scrawled a scribble rolled up...

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Categories: humbler, fun, nonsense,
Form: Limerick
In Gratitude
When you were in front of me, your eyes
cut through me, they could expose me.
It took a while, but you broke me.   Just...

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Categories: humbler, growth,
Form: Verse
What does it mean to be immersed in the waters of true love?
To be completely vulnerable; by her eyes willingly held captive.
I had constantly pondered...

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Categories: humbler, beautiful, i love you, love, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Kinder than me, You are
                   Unaware of...

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© New World  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: humbler, desire,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Understanding the Bible
1. "Doubt is not the absence of faith - certainty is!"  Karen Armstrong


2. "It is impossible to be a true Christian and not have...

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Categories: humbler, bible, blessing, love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The face within your face

You revealed the face within your face
Human,lowly, humbler than an ant
The pathos in your eyes made sad my gaze
The other face, defended, has no grace

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Categories: humbler, care, imagery,
Form: Sonnet
Just Your Average Sinner
Just Your Average Sinner
I am just your average sinner,
sly glances say, I am second chance, time around .
I spin mediocre wildest-dreams
in rundown hope hotels
I am...

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Categories: humbler, lost, time,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Dear Sue
Dear Sue,

I am remembering our strong negative responses
to the young woman who surreptitiously read
her aunt's very private diary,
filled with vulnerable statements
of the most intimate nature

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Categories: humbler, appreciation, bullying, caregiving, health, humanity, humor,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Soon We Celebrate the Day
Soon We Celebrate the Day
By Franklin Price

Soon we celebrate the day
When Jesus Christ was born
Most likely not the actual
Historians are torn

No question that it happened

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Categories: humbler, christmas,
Form: Rhyme
In the midst of a milling crowd I stand alone,
Nonconforming, footloose and fancy-free
Trekking on my own beaten path and
Reaching yonder for the things sublime
Over in...

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Categories: humbler, angst,
Form: Acrostic
Douglass-Dog-lass' story
I was Douglass
A good person
Better than the day that gifts a friendly sun
A humble fellow
Humbler than the trees that regard the regal ride of the

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Categories: humbler, art,
Form: ABC
His Mercedes Benz
I was standing in front of 
A small roadside tea vendor,
In a city called Guwahati.
It was a pleasant morning,
In that otherwise dusty metropolis.
While I was...

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Categories: humbler, 8th grade, 9th grade, addiction, america,
Form: ABC

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Categories: humbler, adventure, confidence, inspiration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Time has endless Patience
Time has endless Patience
There from the start
There too, 'twill be, at the end
  when all else departs

Time's a humbler of Empires
Outlasts them all
Watches monuments...

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Categories: humbler, history, time,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Poetry Defined
Poetry Defined

I’m a poet; you’re poets, and Poetry’s “Christ,
As God’s Word” meets the cross, where Love’s Truth, ‘Grace’ sufficed,
To absolve men from sin! More proof...

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Categories: humbler, poetry, writing,
Form: Rhyme