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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.

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suck it lollipop league of America
Now the Lollipop League of America wants to outlaw derogatory language; "Aspersions"; i.e; "Hate-Speech" ~ no more nikkers & spicks & kikes & guineas . . . a language mired in a colorless doldrum. Notwithstanding...Read More
Categories: philosophy, america, fashion, good morning,
Form: Didactic

Mystical Insight and Poetic Delight
Into the open spaces, i...Read More
Categories: philosophy, poetry,
Form: Free verse
The Essence of Life
The essence of life Life that flows through veins of ours , Flows too in every blade of grass, Life blooms in all fragrant flowers, And every creature that comes to pass; The rhythms of life beat in every...Read More
Categories: philosophy, humanity, morning, mythology, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Our Lives
We wake up every morning To the circus we call our existence, A chorus sung by a soloist and Marathons to the next galaxy, We go around in circles Of never ending light Panting for air wherever It may donate itself. We...Read More
Categories: life, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
True devotion is born in sacrifice, by birth in harmonic beauties vice. The fire that cooks and burns, affecting the heart as it preserves. Desire after desire and its purpose, consideration creating refined corpus. The faith in oneself that culminates, to the...Read More
Categories: 12th grade, philosophy,
Form: Ballade

poets write poetry for the future, infinity ... thus we don't die ...!...Read More
Categories: philosophy, allusion, appreciation, creation, extended
Form: Monoku
in mirror of truth ...Read More
Categories: philosophy, allusion, creation, extended metaphor,
Form: Senryu
What's the hurry
Sunlight struck the window, and it all began again, Leaving the half-written page behind, I started a new page. In diligence of making a dream into reality, I left behind my true image, The image seems to be...Read More
Categories: image, philosophy, poetry, sky,
Form: Rhyme
I saw hope
Like a lonely ship blue carpet beneath Wandering in the infinite Dawn to dusk None in the sight Like rays of East Spreading orange In the blue room Impregnating energy Abolishing gloom Like a throbbing heart Trapped in a cage Pulsating with force Keeping alive The otherwise corse Like a...Read More
Categories: hope, perspective, philosophy, simple,
Form: Free verse
Once they said, will walk 1000 miles, Became the reason behind my every smile. Now I know, those were all lies, That is the reason, I hate Goodbyes. It's not as easy as they say every time, They just left...Read More
Categories: philosophy, cry, goodbye, how i
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member On A Bus
Asked a passenger to move over please There's room for one more if we all just squeeze We'd get better acquainted If we'd all lose some weight Sitting here in our over-tight jeans ...Read More
Categories: philosophy,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Too, One Cannot Say
I cannot say. As you cannot say. Art.  Not art. Worthy work or working on worthy. I cannot say. I do not know. And if I know; I know I do not know. (Cannot know?) (Yet to...Read More
Categories: art, life, peace, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Held In Trust
Categories: appreciation, care, environment, philosophy,
Form: Choka
Falling Apart
Those feelings that I get, Are hard to forget. That smile never fades, Either year gets passed or decades. Annihilating your reflection is too hard, That lane of memory is falling apart. It makes me smile the way you look, We are...Read More
Categories: fate, feelings, love, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme
Color of butterfly
Impressed by its color I went to chase it, Taking small steps towards the direction it flew. Those white stripes on its wings seem to reflect the sun rays, The yellow border on its body was the color...Read More
Categories: philosophy, beautiful, butterfly, color, dad,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Philosophy Poems

Definition | What is Philosophy in Poetry?