Knows how to forget! But could It teach it? Easiest of Arts, they say When one learn how Dull Hearts have died In the Acquisition Sacrificed for Science Is common, though, now — I went to School But was not wiser Globe did not teach it Nor Logarithm Show "How to forget"! Say — some — Philosopher! Ah, to be
Read our collection of poems for graduation, including classics by Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, Langston Hughes, and William Shakespeare, as well as poems by contemporary poets such as Joy Harjo, Natasha Trethewey, and Richard Wilbur. For more poems and resources for graduates, visit our Poems for Graduation page.