The Truth Essay

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The Truth How can we define truth when we don’t even know the interpretations of what truth is? What I found very interesting was this quote "Half of a truth is not the Truth". I believe that when we tell the truth we never tell 100% of the truth. We might be embarrassed about the whole truth or maybe we just don’t want to tell how we handled the situation so we remove our part or change our part from the truth. Telling the truth is hard, we never know how the opposite side will react on the truth. It makes us insecure to tell the truth, we don’t want to be in a position where we can be questioned. And do we really want to hear the truth, as Jack…show more content…
I've come to this point where I only believe in facts. Because we can see from the point of telling the truth, "half of the truth is not the truth", what we are told is not completely true. But when you really believe in the truth, when you know for certain that something is true, you are in a position where you don't have to tell anyone else, because you know what the truth is and you don't have to care who'll believe in you or not. We can take love for instance, when I know, when my heart tells me that I'm in love with someone I don't have to explained myself. When you truly believe in something, then you are certain that it's the truth, and that is when you have all the facts or when it comes to feelings. And I have also come to a point where I really don't believe that we human beings never believes 100% in the truth, I think we have some doubts that makes it harder for us to completely believe. I believe that when we know the truth we also believe in it and we also tell about it. But still I come back to "half of the truth is not the truth" how much truth do we know? I know that what teachers tells us is partly true, we can take history as an example. What our history teacher tells us doesn't have to be the truth, he wasn't there, the only information he has is books and this quote is quite interesting "Historians from England will say I am a liar, but history is written

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