Robert Lee Frost – Fire And Ice


Some say the world will end in fire;
Some say in ice.
From what I’ve tasted of desire
I hold with those who favor fire.
But if it had to perish twice,
I think I know enough of hate
To know that for destruction ice
Is also great
And would suffice.


7 Responses to Robert Lee Frost – Fire And Ice

  1. Lee says:

    After looking at the Robert Frost poem “Fire And Ice” I finally understood the concept that he had in mind. What I understood from the poem was that the world was coming to an end because of emotions of hatred. He was saying that no matter how it ended there would still be hatred. After spending several hours trying to figure out this poem I came . . . [please click HERE to read the rest of this comment]

  2. Jackie says:

    I think the poem is well written and it is well spoken. If the end of the world does come I’d agree with Frost and say I’d go for Ice

  3. julia says:

    hello, i wonder where you found this picture above with the snow crystals? did you make it? i would like to use it in our product, that’s why i am asking. have a nice day, julia rudholzner from clubcooee

  4. julia says:

    hi poetry,

    thanks for you reply. actually, i never ended up being able to use your pattern. it’s very nice all the same 😉

    now i have a plea: can you please delete both my comments, this one and the earlier? (i am doing search engine cleanup today ;-))

    in case you are interested in our project, please visit – would be nice to meet you there!

    thank you in advance,
    cheers, julia

  5. Lionel says:

    Dont you guys think that the world will end with water as floods as the ice melt due to fire. Hatred and cold blooded brings world to an end.

  6. Vlas says:

    Fire, it is good, but without hatred)

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