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William Butler Yeats was an Irish poet and one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature.

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The Realists 537 ViewsRate it:
Before The World Was Made 461 ViewsRate it:
For Anne Gregory 443 ViewsRate it:
Fallen Majesty 440 ViewsRate it:
The Lamentation Of The Old Pensioner 439 ViewsRate it:
A Prayer For Old Age 428 ViewsRate it:
A Drunken Man's Praise Of Sobriety 425 ViewsRate it:
The New Faces 424 ViewsRate it:
Another Song Of A Fool 423 ViewsRate it:
Peace 418 ViewsRate it:
The Song Of The Old Mother 416 ViewsRate it:
Sweet Dancer 413 ViewsRate it:
Those Images 407 ViewsRate it:
The Lover Speaks To The Hearers Of His Songs In Coming Days 406 ViewsRate it:
Down By The Salley Gardens 405 ViewsRate it:
A Nativity 403 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old: X. His Wildness 402 ViewsRate it:
Aedh gives his Beloved certain Rhymes 399 ViewsRate it:
The Travail Of Passion 399 ViewsRate it:
He Gives His Beloved Certain Rhymes 398 ViewsRate it:
Aedh Tells of a Valley Full of Lovers 397 ViewsRate it:
He Tells Of A Valley Full Of Lovers 396 ViewsRate it:
The Magi 393 ViewsRate it:
A Song 393 ViewsRate it:
Remorse For Intemperate Speech 392 ViewsRate it:
The Cloak, The Boat And The Shoes 387 ViewsRate it:
Quarrel In Old Age 387 ViewsRate it:
Men Improve With The Years 386 ViewsRate it:
He Wishes His Beloved Were Dead 383 ViewsRate it:
A Dream Of Death 382 ViewsRate it:
The Lady's Third Song 381 ViewsRate it:
Stream And Sun At Glendalough 379 ViewsRate it:
Church And State 378 ViewsRate it:
The Scholars 377 ViewsRate it:
An Appointment 373 ViewsRate it:
All Things Can Tempt Me 371 ViewsRate it:
The Valleys Of The Black Pig 370 ViewsRate it:
A First Confession 369 ViewsRate it:
To An Isle In The Water 366 ViewsRate it:
Two Years Later 362 ViewsRate it:
Parting 359 ViewsRate it:
Love Song 358 ViewsRate it:
Who Goes With Fergus? 356 ViewsRate it:
Lines Written In Dejection 355 ViewsRate it:
The Three Monuments 352 ViewsRate it:
The Mask 351 ViewsRate it:
Crazy Jane On The Day Of Judgment 347 ViewsRate it:
The Results Of Thought 346 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old: VIII. Summer And Spring 341 ViewsRate it:
Slim adolescence that a nymph has stripped, 341 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old: IV. The Death Of The Hare 340 ViewsRate it:
The Valley of the Black Pig 338 ViewsRate it:
Paudeen 333 ViewsRate it:
Crazy Jane Reproved 331 ViewsRate it:
The Cloak, The Boat, And The Shoes 330 ViewsRate it:
The Living Beauty 327 ViewsRate it:
The Heart Of The Woman 322 ViewsRate it:
Young Man's Song 315 ViewsRate it:
Slim adolescence that a nymph has stripped 314 ViewsRate it:
To A Friend Whose Work Has Come To Nothing 314 ViewsRate it:
The Falling Of The Leaves 296 ViewsRate it:
A Dialogue Of Self And Soul 276 ViewsRate it:
The Lake Isle Of Innisfree 267 ViewsRate it:
The Nineteenth Century And After 262 ViewsRate it:
Leda And The Swan 230 ViewsRate it:
Her Anxiety 226 ViewsRate it:
O Do Not Love Too Long 194 ViewsRate it:
Vacilliation 186 ViewsRate it:
Meditations In Time Of Civil War 183 ViewsRate it:
A Last Confession 166 ViewsRate it:
The Cat And The Moon 166 ViewsRate it:
His Confidence 164 ViewsRate it:
Among School Children 161 ViewsRate it:
A Meditation In Time Of War 157 ViewsRate it:
A Memory Of Youth 156 ViewsRate it:
News For The Delphic Oracle 155 ViewsRate it:
In Memory of Major Robert Gregory 155 ViewsRate it:
Nineteen Hundred And Nineteen 153 ViewsRate it:
The Rose Tree 149 ViewsRate it:
The Ballad Of Moll Magee 148 ViewsRate it:
A Deep-Sworn Vow 147 ViewsRate it:
Never Give All The Heart 147 ViewsRate it:
Fergus And The Druid 146 ViewsRate it:
The Second Coming 146 ViewsRate it:
On Being Asked For A War Poem 145 ViewsRate it:
The Cold Heaven 145 ViewsRate it:
An Irish Airman Forsees His Death 144 ViewsRate it:
Upon A House Shaken By The Land Agitation 144 ViewsRate it:
The Tower 143 ViewsRate it:
On Woman 142 ViewsRate it:
Maid Quiet 141 ViewsRate it:
When You Are Old 141 ViewsRate it:
Words For Music Perhaps 140 ViewsRate it:
King And No King 140 ViewsRate it:
Mad As The Mist And Snow 140 ViewsRate it:
Friends 139 ViewsRate it:
He Wishes For The Cloths Of Heaven 139 ViewsRate it:
The Wild Old Wicked Man 139 ViewsRate it:
A Prayer On Going Into My House 138 ViewsRate it:
No Second Troy 138 ViewsRate it:
He Reproves The Curlew 137 ViewsRate it:
On Those That Hated 'The Playboy Of The Western World' 136 ViewsRate it:
The Seven Sages 136 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old: II. Human Dignity 135 ViewsRate it:
Running To Paradise 133 ViewsRate it:
The Poet Pleads With The Elemental Powers 133 ViewsRate it:
To be Carved on a Stone at Ballylee 133 ViewsRate it:
Why Should Not Old Men Be Mad? 133 ViewsRate it:
A Coat 132 ViewsRate it:
A Drinking Song 132 ViewsRate it:
His Phoenix 132 ViewsRate it:
Lapis Lazuli 132 ViewsRate it:
Mohini Chatterjee 131 ViewsRate it:
Michael Robartes and the Dancer 130 ViewsRate it:
The Lover's Song 130 ViewsRate it:
The Wanderings of Oisin: Book III 130 ViewsRate it:
Under Ben Bulben 130 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old: V. The Empty Cup 129 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old: III. The Mermaid 128 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old: VII. The Friends Of His Youth 128 ViewsRate it:
Form the Green Helmet And Other Poems 128 ViewsRate it:
On A Picture Of A Black Centaur By Edmund Dulac 127 ViewsRate it:
Crazy Jane On The Mountain 126 ViewsRate it:
Introductory Lines (The Shadowy Waters) 126 ViewsRate it:
The Countess Cathleen In Paradise 126 ViewsRate it:
The Curse Of Cromwell 126 ViewsRate it:
The Hawk 126 ViewsRate it:
Those Dancing Days Are Gone 126 ViewsRate it:
A Statesman's Holiday 125 ViewsRate it:
Me Peacock 125 ViewsRate it:
The Chambermaid's First Song 125 ViewsRate it:
Three Songs To The Same Tune 125 ViewsRate it:
A Woman homer Sung 124 ViewsRate it:
Statistics 124 ViewsRate it:
The Rose Of Peace 124 ViewsRate it:
The Song Of Wandering Aengus 124 ViewsRate it:
A Prayer For My Daughter 123 ViewsRate it:
In Memory Of Alfred Pollexfen 123 ViewsRate it:
On Those That Hated The 'Playboy Of The Western World,' 1907 123 ViewsRate it:
The Gyres 123 ViewsRate it:
The Mountain Tomb 123 ViewsRate it:
To A Child Dancing In The Wind 122 ViewsRate it:
Father And Child 122 ViewsRate it:
From A Full Moon In March 122 ViewsRate it:
He Mourns For The Change That Has Come Upon Him And His Beloved, And Longs For The End Of The World 122 ViewsRate it:
The Host Of The Air 121 ViewsRate it:
He Remembers Forgotten Beauty 120 ViewsRate it:
The Delphic Oracle Upon Plotinus 120 ViewsRate it:
The Saint And The Hunchback 120 ViewsRate it:
The Two Trees 120 ViewsRate it:
To A Shade 120 ViewsRate it:
Under The Round Tower 120 ViewsRate it:
Against Unworthy Praise 119 ViewsRate it:
Are You Content? 119 ViewsRate it:
The Coming Of Wisdom With Time 119 ViewsRate it:
The Man Who Dreamed Of Faeryland 119 ViewsRate it:
Imitated From The Japanese 118 ViewsRate it:
Narrative And Dramatic The Wanderings Of Oisin 118 ViewsRate it:
Her Dream 117 ViewsRate it:
The Lady's First Song 117 ViewsRate it:
A Poet To His Beloved 116 ViewsRate it:
A Crazed Girl 115 ViewsRate it:
Into The Twilight 115 ViewsRate it:
Beautiful Lofty Things 114 ViewsRate it:
Beggar To Beggar Cried 114 ViewsRate it:
Demon And Beast 114 ViewsRate it:
He Thinks Of Those Who Have Spoken Evil Of His Beloved 114 ViewsRate it:
The Gift Of Harun Al-Rashid 114 ViewsRate it:
What Then? 114 ViewsRate it:
His Dream 113 ViewsRate it:
Sailing To Byzantium 113 ViewsRate it:
The Balloon Of The Mind 113 ViewsRate it:
The Choice 113 ViewsRate it:
A Woman Young And Old 112 ViewsRate it:
Old Tom Again 112 ViewsRate it:
The Fish 112 ViewsRate it:
The Shadowy Waters: The Harp of Aengus 112 ViewsRate it:
The Wild Swans At Coole 111 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old: IX. The Secrets Of The Old 110 ViewsRate it:
The Great Day 110 ViewsRate it:
The Wheel 110 ViewsRate it:
Three Marching Songs 110 ViewsRate it:
To A Wealthy Man Who Promised A Second Subscription To The Dublin Municipal Gallery If It Were Proved The People Wanted Pictures 110 ViewsRate it:
The Wanderings of Oisin: Book I 109 ViewsRate it:
The Everlasting Voices 108 ViewsRate it:
The Fairy Pendant 108 ViewsRate it:
To The Rose Upon The Rood Of Time 108 ViewsRate it:
Ego Dominus Tuus 107 ViewsRate it:
Responsibilities - Introduction 107 ViewsRate it:
The Madness Of King Goll 107 ViewsRate it:
When Helen Lived 107 ViewsRate it:
The Harp Of Aengus 106 ViewsRate it:
The Players Ask For A Blessing On The Psalteries And On Themselves 106 ViewsRate it:
Tom the Lunatic 106 ViewsRate it:
The Double Vision Of Michael Robartes 105 ViewsRate it:
On Hearing That The Students Of Our New University Have Joined The Agitation Against Immoral Literat 104 ViewsRate it:
The People 104 ViewsRate it:
The Unappeasable Host 104 ViewsRate it:
The Winding Stair And Other Poems 104 ViewsRate it:
The Withering Of The Boughs 103 ViewsRate it:
To A Young Beauty 103 ViewsRate it:
Alternative Song For The Severd head In "The King Of The Great Clock Tower" 102 ViewsRate it:
Reconciliation 102 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old: XI. From Oedipus At Colonus 101 ViewsRate it:
Youth And Age 101 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old: VI. His Memories 100 ViewsRate it:
At Galway Races 100 ViewsRate it:
Crazy Jane And The Bishop 100 ViewsRate it:
Cuchulain Comforted 100 ViewsRate it:
Gratitude To The Unknown Instructors 100 ViewsRate it:
The Attack on ‘The Playboy of the Western World,’ 1907 100 ViewsRate it:
The Dolls 100 ViewsRate it:
The Happy Townland 100 ViewsRate it:
The Hosting Of The Sidhe 100 ViewsRate it:
The Stolen Child 100 ViewsRate it:
Two Songs From a Play 100 ViewsRate it:
Swift's Epitaph 99 ViewsRate it:
The Winding Stair 99 ViewsRate it:
The Song Of The Happy Shepherd 98 ViewsRate it:
He Tells Of The Perfect Beauty 97 ViewsRate it:
Broken Dreams 97 ViewsRate it:
The O'Rahilly 97 ViewsRate it:
Baile And Aillinn 96 ViewsRate it:
These Are The Clouds 96 ViewsRate it:
I Am Of Ireland 95 ViewsRate it:
Responsibilities - Closing 95 ViewsRate it:
To His Heart, Bidding It Have No Fear 95 ViewsRate it:
In Memory Of Eva Gore-Booth And Con Markiewicz 94 ViewsRate it:
The Rose Of The World 94 ViewsRate it:
Lullaby 93 ViewsRate it:
Solomon To Sheba 93 ViewsRate it:
Long-Legged Fly 92 ViewsRate it:
The Fisherman 92 ViewsRate it:
The Grey Rock 92 ViewsRate it:
To be Carved On A Stone At Thoor Ballylee 92 ViewsRate it:
Sixteen Dead Men 91 ViewsRate it:
Crazy Jane Grown Old Looks At The Dancers 90 ViewsRate it:
Death 90 ViewsRate it:
Red Hanrahan's Song About Ireland 90 ViewsRate it:
The Shadowy Waters: Introductory Lines 90 ViewsRate it:
At Algeciras - A Meditaton Upon Death 89 ViewsRate it:
Memory 89 ViewsRate it:
Presences 89 ViewsRate it:
The Ballad of Father Gilligan 89 ViewsRate it:
The Peacock 89 ViewsRate it:
The Sad Shepherd 89 ViewsRate it:
Consolation 88 ViewsRate it:
Ephemera 88 ViewsRate it:
Solomon And The Witch 88 ViewsRate it:
The Old Age Of Queen Maeve 88 ViewsRate it:
The Three Bushes 88 ViewsRate it:
September 87 ViewsRate it:
Anashuya And Vijaya 86 ViewsRate it:
Chosen 86 ViewsRate it:
Faery Song 86 ViewsRate it:
Fragments 86 ViewsRate it:
In Tara's Halls 86 ViewsRate it:
The Pilgrim 86 ViewsRate it:
To A Young Girl 86 ViewsRate it:
John Kinsella's Lament For Mr. Mary Moore 85 ViewsRate it:
The Municipal Gallery Revisited 85 ViewsRate it:
Aedh Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven 84 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old 83 ViewsRate it:
Coole Park, 1929 83 ViewsRate it:
The Ballad Of The Foxhunter 83 ViewsRate it:
The Chambermaid's Second Song 83 ViewsRate it:
Three Things 83 ViewsRate it:
To Songs Of A Fool 83 ViewsRate it:
The Fool By The RoadSide 82 ViewsRate it:
Veronica's Napkin 82 ViewsRate it:
The Meditation Of The Old Fisherman 81 ViewsRate it:
Blood And The Moon 80 ViewsRate it:
Crazy Jane Talks With The Bishop 80 ViewsRate it:
Oil And Blood 80 ViewsRate it:
On A Political Prisoner 80 ViewsRate it:
The Moods 80 ViewsRate it:
An Image From A Past Life 79 ViewsRate it:
The Fascination Of What's Difficult 79 ViewsRate it:
The Rose Of Battle 79 ViewsRate it:
Her Vision In The Wood 78 ViewsRate it:
September 1913 78 ViewsRate it:
The Secret Rose 78 ViewsRate it:
Wisdom 78 ViewsRate it:
A Bronze Head 77 ViewsRate it:
A Dramatic Poem 77 ViewsRate it:
The Dancer At Cruachan And Cro-Patrick 77 ViewsRate it:
The Spur 77 ViewsRate it:
A Lover's Quarrel Among the Fairies 76 ViewsRate it:
From The 'Antigone' 76 ViewsRate it:
Hound Voice 76 ViewsRate it:
Meeting 76 ViewsRate it:
Supernatural Songs 76 ViewsRate it:
The Black Tower 76 ViewsRate it:
The Cap And Bells 76 ViewsRate it:
The Three Beggars 76 ViewsRate it:
The Arrow 75 ViewsRate it:
The Dedication To A Book Of Stories 75 ViewsRate it:
Drinking Song 74 ViewsRate it:
He Hears The Cry Of The Sedge 74 ViewsRate it:
Under The Moon 74 ViewsRate it:
A Friend's Illness 73 ViewsRate it:
All Souls' Night 73 ViewsRate it:
His Bargain 73 ViewsRate it:
The Lover Mourns For The Loss Of Love 73 ViewsRate it:
The Three Hermits 73 ViewsRate it:
The Witch 73 ViewsRate it:
To A Wealthy Man Who Promised A Second Subscription To The Dublin Municipal Gallery If It Were 73 ViewsRate it:
A Stick Of Incense 72 ViewsRate it:
Brown Penny 72 ViewsRate it:
Her Praise 72 ViewsRate it:
The Wanderings of Oisin: Book II 72 ViewsRate it:
To A Poet, Who Would Have Me Praise Certain Bad Poets, Imitators Of His And Mine 71 ViewsRate it:
Adam's Curse 70 ViewsRate it:
Byzantium 70 ViewsRate it:
The Lover Tells Of The Rose In His Heart 70 ViewsRate it:
The Pity Of Love 70 ViewsRate it:
Politics 69 ViewsRate it:
The Apparitions 68 ViewsRate it:
High Talk 68 ViewsRate it:
A Faery Song 67 ViewsRate it:
Colonel Martin 67 ViewsRate it:
He Bids His Beloved Be At Peace 67 ViewsRate it:
Old Memory 67 ViewsRate it:
An Acre Of Grass 66 ViewsRate it:
The Spirit Medium 66 ViewsRate it:
Where My Books go 66 ViewsRate it:
Crazy Jane And Jack The Journeyman 65 ViewsRate it:
Man And The Echo 65 ViewsRate it:
To Ireland In The Coming Times 64 ViewsRate it:
Two Songs Rewritten For The Tune's Sake 64 ViewsRate it:
In The Seven Woods 63 ViewsRate it:
A Model For The Laureate 63 ViewsRate it:
Come Gather Round Me, Parnellites 63 ViewsRate it:
The Fiddler Of Dooney 63 ViewsRate it:
The Shadowy Waters: The Shadowy Waters 63 ViewsRate it:
The Phases Of The Moon 62 ViewsRate it:
The White Birds 62 ViewsRate it:
The Lady's Second Song 61 ViewsRate it:
That The Night Come 60 ViewsRate it:
The Indian To His Love 60 ViewsRate it:
Towards Break Of Day 60 ViewsRate it:
Cuchulain's Fight with the Sea 59 ViewsRate it:
Easter, 1916 59 ViewsRate it:
The Statues 59 ViewsRate it:
Three Movements 59 ViewsRate it:
Love's Loneliness 58 ViewsRate it:
The Crazed Moon 58 ViewsRate it:
What Was Lost 57 ViewsRate it:
A Cradle Song 56 ViewsRate it:
After Long Silence 56 ViewsRate it:
The Dedication To A Book Of Stories Selected From The Irish Novelists 56 ViewsRate it:
The Leaders Of The Crowd 56 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old: I. First Love 55 ViewsRate it:
Colonus' Praise 55 ViewsRate it:
The Dawn 55 ViewsRate it:
The Lover Pleads With His Friend For Old Friends 55 ViewsRate it:
The Mother Of God 55 ViewsRate it:
To A Squirrel At Kyle-Na-No 55 ViewsRate it:
The Ballad Of Father O'Hart 54 ViewsRate it:
The Sorrow Of Love 54 ViewsRate it:
Two Songs of a Fool 54 ViewsRate it:
A Prayer For My Son 53 ViewsRate it:
Shepherd And Goatheard 53 ViewsRate it:
The Circus Animals' Desertion 53 ViewsRate it:
The Rose in the Deeps of his Heart 52 ViewsRate it:
Under Saturn 52 ViewsRate it:
At The Abbey Theatre 51 ViewsRate it:
The Old Men Admiring Themselves In The Water 51 ViewsRate it:
To Some I Have Talked With By The Fire 51 ViewsRate it:
Tom At Cruachan 51 ViewsRate it:
Coole Park And Ballylee, 1931 50 ViewsRate it:
The Two Kings 50 ViewsRate it:
The Folly Of Being Comforted 49 ViewsRate it:
Upon A Dying Lady 49 ViewsRate it:
The Collar-Bone Of A Hare 48 ViewsRate it:
The Lover Asks Forgiveness Because Of His Many Moods 48 ViewsRate it:
The Ragged Wood 47 ViewsRate it:
Her Triumph 46 ViewsRate it:
Spilt Milk 46 ViewsRate it:
The Man And The Echo 46 ViewsRate it:
Words 46 ViewsRate it:
The Old Stone Cross 45 ViewsRate it:
Girl's Song 44 ViewsRate it:
Parnell's Funeral 44 ViewsRate it:
The Hour Before Dawn 44 ViewsRate it:
Owen Aherne And His Dancers 43 ViewsRate it:
Symbols 43 ViewsRate it:
A Thought From Propertius 42 ViewsRate it:
Crazy Jane On God 42 ViewsRate it:
The Statesman's Holiday 42 ViewsRate it:
The Indian Upon God 41 ViewsRate it:
To Dorothy Wellesley 40 ViewsRate it:
The Blessed 39 ViewsRate it:
The Shadowy Waters 39 ViewsRate it:
A Song From "The Player Queen" 38 ViewsRate it:
Tom O'Roughley 38 ViewsRate it:
Shepherd And Goatherd 37 ViewsRate it:
He Thinks Of His Past Greatness When A Part Of The Constellations Of Heaven 36 ViewsRate it:
On Hearing That The Students Of Our New University Have Joined the Agitation Against Immoral Literature 36 ViewsRate it:
Three Songs To The One Burden 35 ViewsRate it:
The Ghost Of Roger Casement 31 ViewsRate it:
A Man Young And Old:- The Death Of The Hare 2 ViewsRate it:

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