Why is being truthful to yourself so important?

Being Truthful and what it means to be Human –

We often find ourselves feeling “Life is not fair” because of our desire for being just and fair. We want equality, justice and fairness in everything in life, our empathy stems from the very concept of being truthful.

One of the many seemingly simple yet one of the most significant and complex questions we find ourselves asking many often is,

“What does it mean to be Human?”

However, one of the most remarkable attributes that define humanity in the core of its being is the sense of longing for Truth and Justice.

 

Truth and its significance in ethics :

Even a man who violates Justice longs for it when he is in the victim’s stead.

Justice has as at its foundation, the principle of being Truthful; no wonder why scholars include the word ‘honesty’ as a synonym for Justice,

because,

no one who’s true to himself and his conscience can oppose justness in the state of being truthful.

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