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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.
Bad report about place of domicile
Here, general life is hideous, All the well-paid jobs tedious, Robbers determined to loot, The Robbed determined to shoot. You’re wasting time as you shout, The Nice option: To get out! One cannot beat Miguel’s heat, Only beat timely retreat: An idea minds...Read More
Categories: adventure, philosophy, places, poverty,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Harmonious Balance
Brick and mortar fortified Question it another night Bloodshot eyes Urge to find the next step To begin again Simplicity Edged razor caught in wire Preserved in a web Riddle me that? Before seen projected Squint alongside a stare Deep breath An accepted loss? Little white lie Truly...Read More
Categories: meaningful, nature, philosophy, riddle,
Form: Free verse
Self-existent light
From the depths of my anima A multiverse unfurls, A cosmic dance beyond the limits of My mortal perception Amidst this ebb and flow This perpetual push and pull, I ride the tides of the sublime...Read More
Categories: philosophy, allah, god, islamic, ocean,
Form: Free verse
A bold strong mettle Do we need to speak the truth; That we need to know....Read More
Categories: courage, philosophy, strength, truth,
Form: Senryu
There Was No Noble Savage
I sometimes hear a stubborn myth, that before Europeans came the locals of America all lived lives quite peaceful, and tame. The old trope of the Noble Savage, that somehow manages to persist, polls show a disturbing number of people believe in...Read More
Categories: america, history, humanity, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Co-Exist
Faceless head of coal Below him arms swing legs steam Over the apex of a highway bridge The spooky figure Cross-country skis on the concrete Glides right to left across the frost of my windshield Aura of sky behind this silhouette An...Read More
Categories: philosophy, anxiety, confusion, endurance, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member No meaning Yet
No meanings Despite the words.. Meanings claim Separation..and There is none.. Yet..there appears the Search for meaning And claims of finding Which is the wonder Of no-separation......Read More
Categories: appreciation, forgiveness, heart, philosophy,
Form: Light Verse
Waste Beliefs
You killed me on the nib of the pen Where I sought the knowledge of peace You killed me on the peak of roots Where I founded the pillars of unity You killed me on the scaffold of ego When...Read More
Categories: faith, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
Knowing the love of life is knowing thyself; Knowing thyself is the knowledge of life Knowledge is the power of creation; Creator where knowledge can reach © Mahtab Bangalee...Read More
Categories: philosophy,
Form: Free verse
Love In Humanity
I paused me on the unstable deck of inquisitiveness Jailbird the mind is but seized in the remorseful cell To be learned thyself I bought the grace of flower It sold me in the furnished market of hatred...Read More
Categories: love, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
I Am
I can accept many things cordially Old, new, history, science, philosophy And at the same time, I can't accept many Beliefs, disbelief, truths, false hypocrisy I'm human by flesh and blood I'm wielder of my own thought, A conductor of a...Read More
Categories: philosophy, religious,
Form: Free verse
Caged Souls
In the dawn’s hazy light, I see them, The weary souls trudging forth, Faces etched with half-slept weariness, Their spirits longing for escape. In this bustling cityscape, They gather at public transport stops, A sea of bodies, disenchanted, Each lost in his...Read More
Categories: philosophy, art, feelings, freedom, humanity,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member wraitan 1
don't go far to find some believe I've lost my mind wasting time on rhymes surely guilty of such crime true power of persuasion finds the equation lies within observation not in evasion ...Read More
Categories: introspection, perspective, philosophy, words,
Form: Other
Premium Member wraitan 0
what we thought we knew may turn out not to be true when new facts come through subject beliefs to review history's been known to lie trust but verify words may distort the mind's eye make truth your ally...Read More
Categories: introspection, perspective, philosophy, trust,
Form: Rhyme
My Country
How can I thank you, my Lord, For having given me a chance To take birth on this holy land? Though many perils it went through, On earth, it’s a perfect heaven. For the world, it’s a ‘Vishwa Guru’! An abode...Read More
Categories: heaven, mother, peace, philosophy,
Form: Free verse

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