Poems by William Shakespeare

Poems by William Shakespeare

Sonnet 142: Love Is My Sin, And Thy Dear Virtue Hate , by William Shakespeare

Love is my sin, and thy dear virtue hate,
Hate of my sin, grounded on sinful loving,
O, but ...

Sonnet 143: Lo, As A Careful Huswife Runs To Catch , by William Shakespeare

Lo, as a careful huswife runs to catch
One of her feathered creatures broke away,
Sets down her...

Sonnet 144: Two Loves I Have, Of Comfort And Despair , by William Shakespeare

Two loves I have, of comfort and despair,
Which like two spirits do suggest me still:
The bett...

Sonnet 145: Those Lips That Love's Own Hand Did Make , by William Shakespeare

Those lips that Love's own hand did make
Breath'd forth the sound that said I hate
To me that lan...

Sonnet 146: Poor Soul, The Centre Of My Sinful Earth , by William Shakespeare

Poor soul, the centre of my sinful earth,
My sinful earth these rebel powers array,
Why dost t...

Sonnet 147: My Love Is As A Fever, Longing Still , by William Shakespeare

My love is as a fever, longing still
For that which longer nurseth the disease,
Feeding on that...

Sonnet 148: O Me! What Eyes Hath Love Put In My Head , by William Shakespeare

O me! What eyes hath love put in my head,
Which have no correspondence with true sight!
Or, if ...

Sonnet 149: Canst Thou, O Cruel, Say I Love Thee Not , by William Shakespeare

Canst thou, O cruel, say I love thee not,
When I against my self with thee partake?
Do I not t...

Sonnet 15: When I Consider Every Thing That Grows , by William Shakespeare

When I consider every thing that grows
Holds in perfection but a little moment.
That this huge st...

Sonnet 150: O From What Power Hast Thou This Powerful Might , by William Shakespeare

O, from what power hast thou this powerful might
With insufficiency my heart to sway?
To make me...

Sonnet 151: Love Is Too Young To Know What Conscience Is , by William Shakespeare

Love is too young to know what conscience is;
Yet who knows not conscience is born of love?

Sonnet 152: In Loving Thee Thou Know'st I Am Forsworn , by William Shakespeare

In loving thee thou know'st I am forsworn,
But thou art twice forsworn to me love swearing:
In ...

Sonnet 153: Cupid Laid By His Brand And Fell Asleep , by William Shakespeare

Cupid laid by his brand and fell asleep,
A maid of Dian's this advantage found,
And his love-ki...

Sonnet 154: The Little Love-God Lying Once Asleep , by William Shakespeare

The little love god lying once asleep
Laid by his side his heart-inflaming brand,
Whilst many ny...

Sonnet 16: But Wherefore Do Not You A Mightier Way , by William Shakespeare

But wherefore do not you a mightier way
Make war upon this bloody tyrant, Time,
And fortify you...