What is truth ? There are many definitions of truth
I like Whitehead's, which describes contemporary politics:
Alfred North Whitehead, a British mathematician who became an
American philosopher, said:
"There are no whole truths; all truths are half-truths.
It is trying to treat them as whole truths that play the devil".
The logical progression or connection of this line of thought is to
conclude that truth can lie, since half-truths are deceptive and
may lead to a false conclusion.
For example, half of the truth is that liberalism will surely create a better
The other half is: But the liberals will drive us to bankruptcy.
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