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I Know That "fact" And "truth" Are Two Different Things

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    Truth is relative, and fact is undisputable. But, new information alters fact AND truth equally. Truth is unquantifyable, as fact is reached using the scientific method. Example: I beleive it to be the truth that all beings are innately good, but not even personal experiences can...
    catchusleepin catchusleepin 26-30, M 1 Response Jun 25, 2011

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    Fact Or Truth?

    I think if I ever opened a bookshop, or were allowed to shelve a library the way I want to, I would have two sections in it and only two. One would be for all the reference books,  and I would label it "FACTS" The other section would have all the works of fiction, philosophy and...
    SaratogaGirl SaratogaGirl 26-30, F 11 Responses Dec 24, 2010

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    Sometimes the truth is the very last thing you want to hear from someone, especially from a close friend or your significant other or someone equally as important to you. It may...
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    This is for everyone, but mainly young people. Everywhere you look you see or hear the message that you are not good enough the way you are. You will not get a boyfriend...
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    I'm not a writer, sometimes I lack common sense, and other times I make no sense at all. If you still with me for the nect few minutes though I only hope that it gives you some...
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    The soul knows truth. My soul would not betray me, nor would his. Sense is limited in this reality of mine, and no answers could change what the soul feels. Emotions, love...
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