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Philosophy Poems | Examples of Philosophy Poetry

Philosophy Poems - Examples of all types of philosophy poetry to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous poem examples for philosophy.
I prefer erraticity of being spirit than integrality of being body...Read More
Categories: philosophy, allusion, analogy, inspiration, metaphor,
Form: Couplet

Say God exists everywhere even if there is nowhere even if we dont believe he is cure and the relief But devil doesn't exist even he fights to resist to be truly the evil if not...Read More
Categories: philosophy, allegory, allusion, analogy, appreciation,
Form: Jueju
Premium Member A Return to Seasons in Shadow
A Return to Seasons in Shadow A Season for war We rage in twilight… At the edge of our reason. Winter surges at the realm, Summer comes to slay, Spring tries to heal, Fall loves the decay. Black branches clutch; Sun rays oppress the...Read More
Categories: philosophy, adventure, allegory, allusion, analogy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member MINDS EMPIRE
 In the empires of my mind... Searching for the Divine. ...Read More
Categories: philosophy, allegory, allusion, analogy, anger,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Fractured Lands I
Impressions: I reflect... Impressions retract... In composite cycles. Burning optics of set cycles Spins, around, falling Down, Swirls, twirls to a stop. I see lightning striking the ground. Echos of reality Excite liquids of light. Nanoseconds of thought! Spun perceptions like spiders at night Memories are snared here...Read More
Categories: philosophy, allegory, allusion, analogy, angst,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member infamy
In every effigy there is infamy... I conceive every domain. That is my immortal doctrine... I see into the shadowy corners of its? facade...   Feel its faded power and ruined   opulence?  The cracks remain...    I construct the lines of...Read More
Categories: philosophy, allegory, allusion, analogy, art,
Form: Free verse
Cycle Paths
A Black-Widow spider may mate With her tastiest dinner date Her children may wonder If she made a blunder Though they cannot wait to test fate!...Read More
Categories: philosophy,
Form: Limerick
Steps taken, directions chosen Decisions made, scars of life... ...Read More
Categories: adventure, allusion, metaphor, philosophy,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Unfathomed
Unfathomed Consciousness swims slick outside my fingers, Trembling perceptions pure and round. Infinitely slow I close my grip, Entrapping, and watch them drown. Elizabeth McCann...Read More
Categories: philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Haunted
I sense generations long gone peering out the windows of my eyes Written 5/22/22 ...Read More
Categories: philosophy,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member Universal Consciousness
I believe in divine mind, always present Sometimes called universal consciousness, Awareness of a Higher Power in the moment Some may call it ever available righteousness. I prefer to think it as the source of all good Prevailing in most...Read More
Categories: philosophy, religious, spiritual, truth,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member On the Trail, Are We Truly Here VIII
Barken, History of the Midlands, Midpoint in the Beginning III ...Read More
Categories: philosophy, adventure, fantasy, history, life,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member reason in eternity
purpose would simply cease to come ~ if everything was already done...Read More
Categories: allusion, life, philosophy,
Form: Monoku
Premium Member What Fascinates Me
My awe and fascinated find Lost deeply in a human mind. Its fancy fonts, not easy read, And yet it masterminds each deed. Incessant innovative source, Societies’ fierce driving force. The scope of knowledge, wide...Read More
Categories: humanity, meaningful, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Inside A Darkened Room
A darkened room knows no sorrow No today and no tomorrow; A darkened room has no sadness It has no pain, only madness. A darkened room has no light Has no moon or starlight bright; A darkened room has no shine Has...Read More
Categories: philosophy, dark, life, night, perspective,
Form: Couplet

Specific Types of Philosophy Poems

Definition | What is Philosophy in Poetry?