No Man Is An Island

No man is an island,
Entire of itself,
Every man is a piece of the continent,
A part of the main.

by John Donne Click to read full poem

Comments (130)

I can find no comment to add to the death of George this time of crisis.
It makes one want to stop googling and tweeting and blogging and going to MyCrap, and reconsider that faces are more important- in the long measure- than the consumerist fantasy we live.
Can't get this out of my head as I reflect on the first day of our being out of EU, Feb 1, he knew what he was about!
This is not a poem so far as I know. It's from a sermon. Who did the line breaks?
No man is truly an Island.
Hmmm I am proud to be an African...
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I can lose myself in the deep thoughts that this poem provokes. Beautiful poetry.
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Good lord, why would a poetry appreciation site EVER use a computer generated voice to read the poetry... Honestly, that's almost sacrilegious.
As well as if a promontory were. As well as if a manor of thy friend's Or of thine own were: great write 10++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
The poem is ageless. It is as relevant now as it was when it was written.
As well as if a promontory were. As well as if a manor of thy friend's Or of thine own were: Any man's death diminishes me.../// o what a greatly wrote these lines are; love this great poem
Everyday we die a little.
cONNECTION OF MAN WITH THE EARTH ANDTO ONE ANOTHER IS SYMBIOSIS which we see all over the place between man and the plants and animals, But fascism denies all of this
this poem is a suck 1/5 would give 10 if could
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And my Yoruba grey hairs will say “igi kan kii da igbo se“ A tree doth not make a forest