Ella Wheeler Wilcox (November 5, 1850 – October 30, 1919) was an ... Her most
enduring work was "Solitude", which contains the lines, "Laugh, and the world ...
Nov 11, 2012 ... English: Portrait of Ella Wheeler Wilcox. Fron... English: ... A delightful little poem
that does not leave you in confusion about the poet's theme.
Solitude is Ella Wheeler Wilcox's most famous poem. The idea for the poem
came as she was travelling to Madison, Wisconsin to attend the Governor's ...
The main theme is the cruelty of humanity. When you are in a joyfulmood, people
want to keep your compamy since they want a share ofhappiness.
LAUGH, and the world laughs with you;
For the sad old earth must borrow it's mirth,
But has trouble enough of it's own.
The echoes bound to a joyful sound,
But shrink from voicing care.
They want full measure of all your pleasure,
But they do not need your woe.
Be gla... More »
Laugh, and the world laughs with you; / Weep, and you weep alone; / For the sad
old earth must borrow its mirth, / But has trouble enough of its own.
Mar 5, 2012 ... The poem "Solitude" by Ella Wheeler Wilcox and an exhortation to reach out to
others in their time of need - those sitting on the lonely bench of ...
Mar 25, 2012 ... Ella Wheeler Wilcox was an American author and poet. Her best-known work ...
Her most famous poem, "Solitude", was first published in the February 25,. 1883
issue of The ..... Forgetting the meaning of sorrow. This world is a ...
Browse through Ella Wheeler Wilcox's poems and quotes. 556 poems of Ella ...
Solitude Laugh, and the world laughs with you; Weep, and ... "It Might Have ...
According to a biography of Ella Wheeler Wilcox on Poem Hunter.com, she wrote
"Solitude" in reaction to a weeping woman clad in black who was sitting across ...