Truth Our job is only to hold up the mirror — to tell and show the public what has happened. Our job is only to hold up the mirror — to tell and show the public what has happened.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »I want everyone to tell me the truth, even if it costs him his job.I don’t want yes men around me. I want everyone to tell the truth, even if it costs them their jobs.Prove all things, hold fast to that which is true.Beware of the half truth. You may have gotten hold of the wrong half.The trouble with lying and deceiving is that their efficiency depends entirely upon a clear notion of the truth that the liar and deceiver wishes to hide. In this sense, truth, even if it does not prevail in public, possesses an ineradicable primacy over all falsehoods.Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so you apologize for truth.