37. Truth

A painful truth

Is worse than a lie.

Truth that hurts,

Truth that destroys,

Is no truth.

Truth that illumines,

Truth that reveals,

Truth that perfects,

Truth that transforms the animal in us


Satisfies the human in us


Fulfils the divine in us

Is the only Truth.

From:Sri Chinmoy,Dedication-Drops, Agni Press, 1976
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