lapidary apothegms

pithy sayings (apothegms) that should be written in stone (lapidary)

Tell all the truth, but tell it slant

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Written by Dan

January 22, 2011 at 1:42 pm

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  1. “Tell ALL the truth”

    Tell all the Truth but tell it slant—
    Success in Cirrcuit lies
    Too bright for our infirm Delight
    The Truth’s superb surprise
    As Lightening to the Children eased
    With explanation kind
    The Truth must dazzle gradually
    Or every man be blind—


    June 10, 2011 at 7:15 pm

  2. sorry for the quotation marks, my mistake; photo doesn’t explicate poem either – just for fun; thanks for being observant


    June 10, 2011 at 8:39 pm

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