I decided that being truthful was the best approach.
Be always brave and truthful, said his father.
To be just, honest and truthful, he ever held to be the first aim of his being.
He wasn't sure it was an entirely truthful answer.
The extraordinary result obtained by Terence is that, while he has left no trace in any of his comedies of one sketching from the life by which he was surrounded, there is perhaps no more truthful, natural and delicate delineator of human nature, in its ordinary and more level moods, within the whole range of classical literature.