How do you define 'truth'?

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  1. Porshadoxus profile image73
    Porshadoxusposted 5 years ago

    How do you define 'truth'?

    Just looking for definitions or philosophies, not arguments.

  2. myefforts profile image82
    myeffortsposted 5 years ago

    It is a fact that has already been proved and if you try to prove it again, you get the same result.

  3. DDE profile image25
    DDEposted 5 years ago

    The truth comes from within and is about the facts  which make it more true in reality, something with great sincerity, and is about an original topic  or about oneself.

  4. lupine profile image74
    lupineposted 5 years ago

    The truth is just that, the truth. It is a reality, an actuality, an act that has been seen or proven. It doesn't matter if it's good or bad, but only that it is a true fact. If spoken, it must be conveyed as sincere, reliable, and trustworthy to others, in order for it to be accepted as a truth.

  5. kess profile image61
    kessposted 5 years ago

    Truth is that singular self sufficiency that remain.
    therefore it IS

  6. profile image0
    JThomp42posted 5 years ago

    Truth is what it is. Truth is what is right in front of you whether you like it or not. Truth is freedom inside one's soul.

    1. lupine profile image74
      lupineposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Yes, speaking the truth is freedom in one's self.

  7. profile image0
    christiananrkistposted 5 years ago

    I would say truth is what corresponds with reality regardless of others beliefs or ideas.

  8. HoverLock profile image60
    HoverLockposted 4 years ago

    Absolute truth is fact/information given from God, who is omniscient. It doesn't depend on interpretation, opinion, or circumstance. I think culture often relies on relative truth for answers. I would define that as something that is currently proven to be true (Ex. The color of a shirt.)


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