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Best Thinkers Poems

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


Premium Member Periodical and Rash
elements combine
elements are periodical
periodical books bore
periodical tables
tables made of symbols
tables without plates
plates are round
plates which hold pi
pi is a formula
pi is a tool
tool for a...

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Categories: thinkers, allegory,
Form: Blitz



Premium Member Thought Police
I'm afraid
So afraid
Of being arrested
By the thought police

Their rules are many
Think this
Think that
Don't diverge from the normal
Stop playing on the street corner of tomorrow
Let sleeping...

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Categories: thinkers, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Don't Fall In Love With A Poet
We are the generation
of discontinued imagination.
With our twisting words
you’ll drink in
desperately.
Our beautiful stories
spun from the nothingness.
Shadows of hope
glimmering in the distance.
Farfetched aspirations
that will never be...

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© Kacie Ray  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: thinkers, poets,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Not Dead


It was reported that she had died,
but I saw her
months after the obituary.

She came to me in a dream naturally,
the mind has to be as...

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Categories: thinkers, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member LOVE'S GOLDEN TAPESTRY




                       "Golden Tapestry"
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Categories: thinkers, fate, happiness, romantic love,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member New York City's Greenwich Village
                        ...

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Categories: thinkers, life, nostalgia, places, travel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ladder Day Saints
The Firemen were ready for their competition, as excitement did abound.
Then in flew Super Dragon, while landing, he mowed his buddies down.
Yep, he had landed...

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Categories: thinkers, adventure, fantasy, funny, hilarious,
Form: Light Verse
It Don't Matter
Come close, come closer ... 
let me bend your ear, my estranged countrymen
It don’t matter to me
if you’re a Democrat or a Republican
Your political persuasion
is...

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Categories: thinkers, perspective, philosophy, political, truth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member MARS BARS
Mars Bars


I think they painted it all red
so that we’d think it really dead
get the thought out of our head
they would let us share a...

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Categories: thinkers, environment, future, humor, planet,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Allow me to Repeat Myself
Dreamers dream
Scoffers scoff
Thinkers think
And droppers drop

Artists create art
Writers will write
Beware of biters, yes they will bite

A smiler will smile
Still sometimes they'll frown
Although mostly happy
There are...

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Categories: thinkers, journey,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Sun Shines on the Righteous - for contest
There was a cloud hung over him
a presence, an impending doom.
He seemed one lightning strike away
from enlightenment - or entombment.
Haunted by the stigma of divine...

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Categories: thinkers, abuse, innocence, religion,
Form: Sonnet
Fugitive
I wanted in my poetry cup
Neither fixed heat nor cold
Sought just to raise it up
Close to your hair gold

No centre is required to write
A poem...

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Categories: thinkers, allusion, beauty, dream, drink,
Form: Rhyme
Children of Aquarius
The Children of Aquarius 
Are a great delight
They are quick and nimble thinkers
And their minds are all alight

They have knowledge at their fingertips
They have everything...

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© Vic Pister  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: thinkers, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Dogma or Mystery, part two
It's ironic that 'dogma' simply once meant belief: something we hope is true but aren't certain of, as opposed to a fact. Now dogma means...

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Categories: thinkers, allusion, analogy, angst, appreciation,
Form: Prose
Premium Member MISTAKES - Am I A Fake
What to look for?
Where do errors lie?
Are they in the eye of the beholder
or do they lie?

I believe I’m a poet,
a prophet of paraphrase,
a swindler...

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Categories: thinkers, imagery,
Form: Free verse
A Aworld Away
     By its very nature it is romantic and inspired. It sends out a message to snuggle ever closer. Thinkers are...

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© John Fox  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: thinkers, freedom,
Form: Prose
Beauty
Beauty always lies, 
where fixed are our eyes.
It is with the world outside.
It is with our thoughts inside.
For the hungry, it's in bread.
Great thinkers see...

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Categories: thinkers, philosophy,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The God Complex




“The God Complex”



His face imprinted 
hidden under layers of ink
he whispers his words

like a haunting breeze
dust blown off the pages
towards the back of their minds

once-in-a-while...

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Categories: thinkers, god, i am, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Finger


Classify myself as one of the great of thinkers
But sometimes been known to come up with a clinker
Try my damn best
Thought I'd passed the test
But...

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Categories: thinkers, humorous,
Form: Limerick
Neon Night
Neon Night


The city dreams in neon lights
Quietly hiding our secret lives
This changing world, a hidden hell
The worker ants with human shells
The city's servants smiling slaves
The...

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Categories: thinkers, angst, anxiety, computer, corruption,
Form: Rhyme
South Of The United States Border
South Of The (United States) Border...
(Reigns A Welter Of Disorder)

Caravans comprising multitudinous
     peoples plodded a steady course
analogous to iron filings drawn...

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Categories: thinkers, abuse, america, break up,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Democracy Was Born
Once long ago when kings and dragons ruled the Earth
there came to be, that a golden Fairy Queen
was pregnant and about to give birth to...

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Categories: thinkers, 10th grade, angst, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
The Allotment
I have been Intrusted with knowledge! 
Completely incrusted with time,
Admirably holding onto wisdom,
Lost for thousands of generations. 
Set free like the busting of Hoover dam.
Overflowing...

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Categories: thinkers, deep, desire, inspiration, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Sideway Pinstripes

Anybody that’s ever done any kind of prison time knows,
that within those tall stark walls
there’s a lot of little scared girls flexing big muscles
And there’s...

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Categories: thinkers, character, identity, truth, wisdom,
Form: Dramatic Verse
The Salon Of Forbidden Thought
The Salon of Forbidden Ideas
is a place where the free-thinkers go
to express their unsanctioned opinions
and explore what they aren't meant to know...

At twilight, they slip...

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Categories: thinkers, america, analogy, freedom, perspective,
Form: Rhyme