Webster's Collegiate Dictionary Say's:




1.        Conformity to fact or actuality.

2.        Sincerity, integrity.

3.        Fidelity to an original or a standard.

4.        Reality; actuality


Truth is a comprehensive term that in all of its nuances implies accuracy and honesty. 




Mark Twain:           "Always tell the truth. That way, you don't have to remember what you said."

George Orwell:         "In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act."

Henri Frederic Amiel:        "Truth is not only violated by falsehood; it may be equally outraged by silence"

Martin Luther King, Jr.:                "I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right,

                                          temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."

Thomas Jefferson:        "The day will come when the mystical generation of Jesus by the Supreme Being in the womb of a virgin,

                              will be classed with the fable of the generation of Minerva in the brain of Jupiter"

Charles S. Peirce weighs in with:


“Every man is fully satisfied that there is such a thing as truth, or he would not ask any questions”.

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