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Best When All Is Said And Done Poems

Below are the all-time best When All Is Said And Done poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of when all is said and done poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member A Poem Made Up Of Cliches
A POEM MADE UP OF CLICHES

At Poetry Soup we're admonished
Never to use cliches
They provide us an extensive list
For the error of our ways

But one thing...

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Categories: when all is said and done, humor,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Two Trees: Mr Oak And Mr Bamboo
                     "Two Trees:  Mr....

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Categories: when all is said and done, image, philosophy, storm, tree, wind, wisdom,
Form: Personification
Premium Member The Past
I wanted to live the dream
Be all that life handed it seemed
I followed my heart, followed my schemes
But life had a different direction it seems.

I...

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Categories: when all is said and done, childhood, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Soul Consciousness
Soul Consciousness
Sponsor: Catie Lindsey


I have a soul.
I share a spirit.
I am now whole.
May my heart hear it.

There is a constant inner connection between the spirit...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: when all is said and done, encouraging, god, spiritual, strength,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Donkey's Lament
"Why is it", the donkey mused, "that horses get all the glory?
Seems throughout the ages its the same old hackneyed story.
We go unheralded and are...

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Categories: when all is said and done, animalsangel, angel,
Form: Rhyme
Cowboys, Made of Awesome
Some modern folks, when they hear his name,
will roll their eyes and look ashamed,
thinking the cowboy is uncivilized,
with his hats, and guns, and round-up rides.
That...

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Categories: when all is said and done, america, appreciation, celebration, fun, how i
Form: Cowboy
The Hours are Few
Try to consider your hours of play,
That they are the ways of sharing the day;
For when all is said and done,
And the victory is won;
You...

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Categories: when all is said and done, allegorysilver,
Form: Lyric



Im the One
I’m The One
“I’m the one always there to listen, always there to help, always there to give advice,
and always there to give you a shoulder...

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Categories: when all is said and done, lovecry, love,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member KNOW THAT I LOVE YOU
Remember that I loved you,
When you remember me,
Though at times I must admit,
We did not agree;

But you were always in my heart,
Your welfare my concern,
And...

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© Judy Ball  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: when all is said and done, family, mother daughter, relationship,
Form: Quatrain
One Day
These long and lonely days
Are very dangerous roads
Too much time for me to ponder
Can my heart carry this load
Plenty of time has gone by now...

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Categories: when all is said and done, depression, girlfriend-boyfriend, hope, lost love, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Empty Feelings

How sad that he's forgotten
All the lessons love has taught him

The money never mattered
Her poor heart is torn and shattered

It's amazing just to listen
To his...

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Categories: when all is said and done, recovery from...
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member When Thy Heart And Soul Have Both Been Fleeced
When Thy Heart And Soul Have Both Been Fleeced

When thy heart and soul have both been fleeced
world shattered, thy hidden demons released,
canyons of whirling circles...

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Categories: when all is said and done, character, conflict, growth, inspirational, life, meaningful,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Old Friends
I'd been thinking 'bout a show we did together.
Get a call out of the blue,
You're in town , just passing through,
Maybe we could meet up...

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Categories: when all is said and done, for her, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
So called new friends hangers on and what happens afterwards
Sorry ,
My friend and confident of days old

Do not fret
Regret is wasted until the cost is met

I still hold you in high regard 
I still...

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Categories: when all is said and done, celebrity,
Form: Free verse
Wake from Anxiety
Do dreams come true?
Certain as the sea is blue
I know that somewhere grass is greener
Lands that sleep brings ever nearer
Where rainbows sail across the sky
Just...

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Categories: when all is said and done, angst, dream, faith, inspirational, strength,
Form: Carpe Diem
Premium Member ''Broken Wings''
Bird in a guilded cage, a broken heart, a solitary soul
Road less travelled, a soul full of longing, my heart bleeds
On a wing and a...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: when all is said and done, introspection,
Form: Name
Premium Member Crystal Magnificent Morning
Crystal Magnificent Morning

You should see LA 
In the crystal magnificent morning of continuing time. 
It is a magic that has to be seen to be...

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Categories: when all is said and done, memory, lost, lost, magic, me, morning,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member President Abraham Lincoln
Lately, I have been a-thinkin',
About President Abraham Lincoln,
And about the witty sayings he told,
Quotes for the ages that shall ne'er grow old!

Some I've slightly paraphrased,
And...

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Categories: when all is said and done, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Regret
When all the smoke has cleared on battles either lost or won,

the downed and damned and damaged tallied in the aftermath,

as ever, Guilt turns to...

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Categories: when all is said and done, courage, feelings, imagery, loss, military, soldier,
Form: Rhyme
Friendship Lost
It was hard to imagine what I had lost.
Or how much it would really amount to in cost.
But as time has passed I have come...

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Categories: when all is said and done, death of a friend, friend,
Form: I do not know?
Puppeteers
                    Puppeteers

In cavalcades of bulletproof cocoons
all...

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© Viv Wigley  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: when all is said and done, political, war,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Lay of The Best Man - Part 3
Ask your friend, neighbour or even a stranger newly-met
Have they ever been damaged by a ‘trust’ ….now turned ‘regret’?
Most men, if not all, have fashioned...

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Categories: when all is said and done, abuse, corruption, earth, i am, life,
Form: Lay
Premium Member Sixty Not Out

Who is the Queen?
When all is said and done.
A nice old lady who wears nice hats
And in life has had a decent run.
Her servants do...

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© Ken Duddle  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: when all is said and done, life, nice,
Form: Verse
THE CROSS ROAD
When words sound like a lost course

Who is will provide the answers to all this questions we ask

When the world feels like sinking sand

Who will...

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Categories: when all is said and done, identity, inspiration, spoken word, wisdom,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Life's A Hoot


Today is the first day of the rest of our lives

No matter how much time we have left

A sobering thought as we reach our golden...

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Categories: when all is said and done, happiness, life,
Form: Narrative