HATE POEMS

Sonnet Xix: You Cannot Love
To Humor

You cannot love, my pretty heart, and why?
There was a time you told me that you would;
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Michael Drayton

Hate Not, Fear Not
Kill if you must, but never hate:
Man is but grass and hate is blight,
The sun will scorch you soon or late,
Die wholesome then, since you must fight.
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Robert Graves

Hate Not - Fear Not
Kill if you must, but never hate:
Man is but grass and hate is blight,
The sun will scorch you soon or late,
Die wholesome then, since you must fight.
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Robert Graves

Lines To A Critic
I.
Honey from silkworms who can gather,
Or silk from the yellow bee?
The grass may grow in winter weather
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Percy Bysshe Shelley

Poem (Hate Is Only One Of Many Responses)
Hate is only one of many responses
true, hurt and hate go hand in hand
but why be afraid of hate, it is only there
think of filth, is it really awesome
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Frank O'Hara

The Prohibition
Take heed of loving me;
At least remember I forbade it thee;
Not that I shall repair my unthrifty waste
Of breath and blood, upon thy sighs and tears,
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John Donne

Hate
They say we must not hate, nor fight in hate.
I've thought it over many a solemn hour,
And cannot mildly view the man or state
That has no thought, save only to be great;
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Edgar Albert Guest

Sonnet 145:
Those lips that Love's own hand did make
Breath'd forth the sound that said I hate
To me that languish'd for her sake:
But when she saw my woeful state,
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William Shakespeare

The Beginnings
It was not part of their blood,
It came to them very late
With long arrears to make good,
When the English began to hate.
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Rudyard Kipling

Indeed, Indeed I Cannot Tell
Indeed indeed, I cannot tell,
Though I ponder on it well,
Which were easier to state,
All my love or all my hate.
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Henry David Thoreau

The Beginning
1914-18


It was not part of their blood,
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Rudyard Kipling

Sonnet Cxlv
Those lips that Love's own hand did make
Breathed forth the sound that said 'I hate'
To me that languish'd for her sake;
But when she saw my woeful state,
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William Shakespeare

Sonnet 145: Those Lips That Love's Own Hand Did Make
Those lips that Love's own hand did make
Breathed forth the sound that said "I hate"
To me that languished for her sake;
But when she saw my woeful state,
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William Shakespeare

Where Love Once Was
Where love once was, let there be no hate:
Though they that went as one by night and day
Go now alone,
Where love once was, let there be no hate.
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James Oppenheim

Hate
My enemy came nigh,
And I
Stared fiercely in his face.
My lips went writhing back in a grimace,
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James Stephens

Hate
My enemy came nigh,
And I
Stared fiercely in his face.
My lips went writhing back in a grimace,
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James Brunton Stephens

Community
Good we must love, and must hate ill,
For ill is ill, and good good still ;
But there are things indifferent,
Which wee may neither hate, nor love,
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John Donne

The Sins Of The Fathers
"And the sins of the fathers shall be
visited upon the heads of the children,
even unto the third and fourth
generation of them that hate me."
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Stephen Crane

Spleen
I know so much
about things, I accept
so much, it's like
vomiting. And I am
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Frank O'Hara

Sonnet 145: Those Lips That Love’s Own Hand Did Make
Those lips that Love's own hand did make
Breathed forth the sound that said “I hate”
To me that languished for her sake;
But when she saw my woeful state,
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William Shakespeare

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