POWER POEMS

The Power Of Armies Is A Visible Thing
The power of Armies is a visible thing,
Formal and circumscribed in time and space;
But who the limits of that power shall trace
Which a brave People into light can bring
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William Wordsworth

Kangaroo Power
NOW, Yankee inventors can beat a retreat,
And German professors may take a back seat,
For their colours weâ??re going to lower:
Theyâ??ve invented a wonderful plough in the West,
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Henry Lawson

I took my Power in my Hand
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I took my Power in my Hand-
And went against the World-
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Emily Dickinson

The power to be true to You
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The power to be true to You,
Until upon my face
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Emily Dickinson

To be alive—is Power
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To be alive-is Power-
Existence-in itself-
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Emily Dickinson

The Happiest Day
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The happiest day-the happiest hour
My seared and blighted heart hath known,
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Edgar Allan Poe

The Happiest Day, The Happiest Hour
The happiest day- the happiest hour
My sear'd and blighted heart hath known,
The highest hope of pride and power,
I feel hath flown.
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Edgar Allan Poe

Power is a familiar growth—
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Power is a familiar growth-
Not foreign-not to be-
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Emily Dickinson

The Poet's Empire
WHAT power can break the inner harmonies,
The rich imaginings, heard like distant sea
O'er purple meadow-lands at eve, while we
Look starwards mute? Hopes that like mountains rise
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Frederick George Scott

The Power Of Hell
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John Le Gay Brereton

When Sorrow Comes
When sorrow comes, as come it must,
In God a man must place his trust.
There is no power in mortal speech
The anguish of his soul to reach,
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Edgar Albert Guest

Sonnet Xxxiv: Marvel Not, Love
To Admiration

Marvel not, Love, though I thy power admire,
Ravish'd a world beyond the farthest thought,
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Michael Drayton

Slave And Emperor
'Our cavalry have rescued Nazareth from the enemy whose supermen
described Christianity as a creed for slaves.'


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Alfred Noyes

Riches
Friend, you have wealth and power,
Men go and come at your call,
Yours are the whims of the hourâ??
What have you done with it all?
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George Essex Evans

Chill Penury And Winter's Power
Chill penury and winter's power
Upon my soul so hard have prest,
That I would fain have seen no more
The red flow'rs that the meadows drest:
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Walther von der Vogelweide

The Power Of Words
'Tis a strange mystery, the power of words!
Life is in them, and death. A word can send
The crimson colour hurrying to the cheek.
Hurrying with many meanings; or can turn
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Letitia Elizabeth Landon

I Took My Power In My Hand
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I took my Power in my Hand—
And went against the World—
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Emily Dickinson

A Power-Plant
The Fisk Street turbine power station in Chicago

The invisible wheels go softly round and round-
Light is the tread of brazen-footed Power.
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Harriet Monroe

Hymn 115
Conviction of sin by the law.

Rom. 7:8,9,14,24.

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Isaac Watts

In Deo Fides
Almighty God! Supreme! Most High!
Before Thy throne, in reverence, we kneel;
We cannot realize Thine infinity;
Beholding not, we can Thy presence feel;
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Alfred Castner King

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Popular Poems

The Volunteer, by Henry Newbolt
To A Wealthy Man Who Promised A Second Subscription To The Dublin Municipal Gallery If It Were Prove, by William Butler Yeats
After A Journey, by Thomas Hardy
The Oak And The Broom, by William Wordsworth
Cependant Que Tu Dis Ta Cassandre Divine,, by Joachim du Bellay
Full Orchestra, by Kenneth Slessor
It don’t sound so terrible—quite—as it did, by Emily Dickinson
Nothing Special, by Zbigniew Herbert
A Prologue, by John Le Gay Brereton
Bryant On His Birthday, by John Greenleaf Whittier