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The battle of Badr was the first great encounter between the forces of good and evil and the way it ended made the distinction between truth and untruth crystal clear.
19 issue entitled "Political Science"--which states that "Americans have perfectly good moral and societal reasons not to dwell on the racial distribution of intelligence," and goes on to approvingly quote Nathan Glazer's comment that untruth on the subject is better for us than the truth--amounts to obscurantism.
When the time comes I shall take an untruth into my hands and lean out
This is scary because an anecdote can damage sales despite its untruth or inaccuracy.
Widespread heresies such as Arianism (named after a cleric, Arius, in the fourth century), that denied that Jesus was truly divine and equal to God, caused millions to be swept out of the Church before the Council of Nicea in AD 345 was able to expose this untruth and to define what Catholics believe to this day.
92), that is, "that untruth belongs to the essence of truth" (p.
wrote that the AFT'S report" reeks of error, distortion, and untruth about charter schools.
Control of the truth, or more precisely untruth, is too important for China's Communist leaders to leave to others.
Propaganda, by definition, is the embodiment of communication used to promote wrongdoing or untruth.
Motto: 'The old adage of too many irons in the fire conveys an untruth.
The most recent venture into this arena, "Art from Brazil in New York" (January/February 1995), was accompanied by a catalogue that cited Meireles' and Oiticica's proudly defiant assertions; twenty-five years later the evident untruth of these declarations fills them with pathos.
Advocate Jonathan Mitchell said Carmichael told the untruth to try to influence the outcome of the May general election.
Lord Kinnock said: "We're up against a government of untruth.
Surely, to say that immigration and migration is good news when we have so many people here in England out of work is not only an untruth but also proof that the Labour Party, Coalition, and the Lib Dems are totally in denial as to how our lives are being affected by the influx of people from Europe who are taking jobs from our young and impacting on our housing stock and NHS.
Dussehra symbolizes the victory of Truth over Untruth and Good over Evil.