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Best Money Poems

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


MUST MONEY MAKE MAN MAD
Must money make man mad?
Money makes man mad
Meanwhile, man made money
Must millions make man mad?

Massive money many mention
Mighty materials, man’s main mandate
Making many mentally magnetic
Mean...

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Categories: corruption, evil, money,
Form: Alliteration



Premium Member Hey, That's My Money
Well, I see that Congress is proposin' another trillion dollar spree!
Those inept buffoons must think money grows upon a tree!
The treasury is crankin' out bales...

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Categories: funny, political, money,
Form: Rhyme
Money
Money money, ringing in your tills,
Calling us to worship,
The hundred dollar bills.
Bend our knees in wonder,
Bow our heads in awe,
At the power of the liar,
Who...

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Categories: money, angel, christian, dark, god,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member I Knitted You A Scarf
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Categories: money, french, humor, humorous, imagination,
Form: Shape
Lady On the Church Steps
I had seen her before in the spring and summer
The homeless lady sitting on the church steps
She would ask for help from people going into...

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Categories: money, appreciation, christmas, december, feelings,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Welcome To My World -The Cost Of Happiness-
~TAKE MY MONEY ~

Crimson Joy, L'Oreal Lips, DOLCE & GABBANA eyewear 
Mascara from beyond LONDON Bridges
Like the pretty face found in front of Vanity Fair
What...

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Categories: money, abuse, addiction, adventure, clothes,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Parasite
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The widow, dressed in glossy black,	
glides from the shadows at the back.	
A veil lies slack across her face	
to mask the grief her features lack.	

Possessed of...

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Categories: money, assonance, bereavement, dark, death,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member How much do I love thee
How much do I love thee
Let me tabulate all the ways

I bought you a new Mercedes
	With gold plated tire rims
I bought you a humongous diamond...

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Categories: betrayal, divorce, freedom, money,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member WHERE THERE'S A WILL THERE'S A RELATIVE
They crawl out of the woodwork
Shedding lots of crocodile tears
Grieving for an ancient relative
They’ve not visited for many years
‘Auntie Annie’ is barely warm
But now you...

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Categories: funeral, humorous, money, satire,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Rare Find
Next item up for bid, a rare coin of mine
Is one 1894 s silver Liberty dime
Only 24 of these coins were minted that year
That is,...

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Categories: business, fantasy, history, money,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Thirsty
Thirsty

I could tell right away he was up ta sum thin.
I could see it in doze beady eyes!
His wordz were smooth in a snake like...

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Categories: money, betrayal, corruption, death, future,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Genetically Modified America
I want to be paid in Silver.
I wish to be paid in Gold.
Understand our fiat Dollars,
Are not being backed by Gold

I don't want your Vaccines.
I...

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Categories: addiction, anger, freedom, money,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Millionaire's Club
Through the trees, down the meadow
is the grand old hotel.
Sycamores stand regal by two quivering ponds.  
Where hosts greet each guest as the day...

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Categories: culture, happiness, introspection, money,
Form: Free verse
Yes I Know
Yes I know people are talking
But as for me
I'm just going to keep on walking
Girl gotta do what she needs to do
To survive these streets
Heck...

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Categories: life, peace, people, money,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Avoiding beautiful September
1

The personal is boring
as are my ruminations on the war.
What I need to do I can't try: 
wander without shelter in the backcountry.
Or go deeper...

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Categories: money, beautiful, care, god, life,
Form: Verse
The Definition Of A Real Woman
(W)- A real woman knows that the wages of sin is death so she is not concerned about the wages of a real man, because...

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© Tay Reid  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: money, anniversary, beauty, butterfly, courage,
Form: Ballad
POVERTY DEFINES TRUE WEALTH


 Don't know if human's will ever see
 every soul born, is right where it's meant to be
For the rich to become the richest
 there...

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Categories: money, anger, care, change, class,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member The Complex Math of Living
The Complex Math of Living
By Franklin Price
4/3/2015

The complex math of living
In this 21st Century
Is all about the numbers
Don't add up for you and me

Billions of...

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Categories: corruption, hope, life, money,
Form: Rhyme
Things We Think
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© Toni Orban  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death, love, money, space,
Form: Sestina
Community
Community, what does it mean
And how does it come into being
Well what does the dictionary have to say
“A group of people living together in one...

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Categories: money, christian, friendship, inspirational, jesus,
Form: Rhyme
The City And The State Of Play Today
THE CITY AND THE STATE OF PLAY TODAY

No one worries about morals today 
They follow the rules they create
So to them all is ok
Those on...

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Categories: money, business, community, corruption, international,
Form: Free verse
In The Repetition Of A Kiss
            In The Repetition Of A Kiss

When I leave the house to follow traffic...

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Categories: money, absence, i love you,
Form: Free verse
WINNERS AND LOSERS
Are winners defined by prowess
In business or in sport
Or by intellectual power 
Backed by academic report?

Is losing determined 
By lack of financial wealth
In lieu of...

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Categories: money, black african american, destiny,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Tige
(Circa 1910)

Grandpa had a bulldog whose name was Tige. 
They were close – as close as honey and bees. 
If Grandpa felt a cold comin’...

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© John Posey  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: money, dog, heart, love, me,
Form: Rhyme
Valuable values
Valuable values

A child receives a beautiful toy,
it came in a cardboard box
with shiny wrapping paper.
A short time later
the child was seen
playing with the box
and the...

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Categories: money, appreciation, happiness, introspection, metaphor,
Form: Dramatic Monologue