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Is it an Epigram? (Grade 8)

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Is it an Epigram?

Instructions: An epigram is a short, witty statement or poem. Determine whether each phrase is or is not an epigram.

1. 
Is it an epigram?

Twinkle, twinkle little star,
How I wonder what you are.
  1. epigram
  2. not an epigram
 
2. 
It is an epigram?

To err is human,
to forgive divine.
  1. epigram
  2. not an epigram
3. 
Is it an epigram?

Take the first star on the right
and straight on until morning.
  1. epigram
  2. not an epigram
 
4. 
Is it an epigram?

One sees clearly only with the heart.
Anything essential is invisible to the eyes.
  1. epigram
  2. not an epigram
5. 
Is it an epigram?


The first duty in life is to be as artificial as possible.
What the second duty is no one has as yet discovered.
  1. epigram
  2. not an epigram
 
6. 
Is it an epigram?

This little light of mine
I'm gonna let it shine.
  1. epigram
  2. not an epigram
7. 
Is it an epigram?

If one tells the truth one is sure, sooner or later, to be found out.
  1. epigram
  2. not an epigram
 
8. 
Is it an epigram?

Follow your heart and you will always be happy.
  1. epigram
  2. not an epigram
9. 
Is it an epigram?

I hate and I love. Perhaps you ask why I do this.
I know not, but I feel that it is happening, and am tormented greatly.
  1. epigram
  2. not an epigram
 
10. 
Is it an epigram?

Little strokes
Fell great oaks.
  1. epigram
  2. not an epigram

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