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Essay heading: Allegory of the Cave
 
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Date added: April 24, 1997
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For instance again with the haircut, you could honestly tell someone their hair cut is hideous. But is that good truth? To me that's not a "good truth". So what is a "good truth" then? A "good truth" to me is one that helps a person, supports a person, or does anything else to a person in a positive way...
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So then you may ask what are the "bad, evil, and ugly truths"? Well those are the exact opposite of the "good truths", they are ones that will negatively effect a person. In the end though, a "bad truth" may be the best for the person. For example, you may have to tell someone the truth even if it may hurt their feelings at first, but as long as that truth is honest, sincere and from the bottom of your heart, then it's the honest (or genuine) truth for that situation...
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