Is it ever okay to lie?

Feel free to talk about anything and everything in this board.
Headline back 2
    5,376
    views
    20
    replies
    Last post ago about 7 years by soda69
    Avatar 31779

    PMM2008

      Mighty! Member
    • female
    • offline
    ~ Loyalty means nothing unless it has at its heart the absolute principle of self-sacrifice. ~
    • 129
      thanks given
    • 725
      thanks received
    • Started by
      Mighty! Member
      3,046
    • last active 22 hrs ago

    Readers of this topic also read:

    Please or register to post or comment.
      • Avatar 31779

        PMM2008

          Mighty! Member
        • female
        • offline
        ~ Loyalty means nothing unless it has at its heart the absolute principle of self-sacrifice. ~
        • 129
          thanks given
        • 725
          thanks received
        • Started by
          Mighty! Member
          3,046
        • last active 22 hrs ago
        Is honesty always the best policy?

        Ever fib to save someone feelings?

        White lies may appear to be harmless, but they are still lies, right?

        Then there’s the lie by omission, we only tell half the truth. We omit certain facts, details or information leading someone to believe one thing when we know another to be true. Lying, even on a small scale, seems unavoidable.

        We lie to our friends, we lie to strangers, we lie to our employer, we lie to ourselves .

          Is it possible to be 100% honest all of the time?

                                                            PMM
      • No avatar normal

        bigjay36

          Jr. Member
        • offline
        • 3
          thanks given
        • 4
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Jr. Member
          54
        • last active 4 months ago
            it is easiest to always be honest . when it comes to other people if you think about it is easiest to deal with something when that person is up front with you . if they lie to you not only do you have to deal with what they lied to you about but on top of it you now have a trust issue .
              Ever fib to save someone feelings ? when it comes to this my thoughts are never offer info , but if asked directly about an issue don't lie .
              these are my thoughts on lying . i live by this . it all started this way cause i wanted  to lead by example when it came to my son . how could i expect him to be honest with me , if he seen me lying to people . he is now 19 and i don't believe he would lie to anyone for any reason
      • Avatar 10150

        genenco

          Mighty! Member
        • male
        • offline
        "Today, most of the good people are afraid to be good. They strive to be broadminded and tolerant. It is fashionable to be tolerant but mostly tolerant of evil and this new code has reached the proportions of demanding intolerance of good."
        Just trotting along
        • 273
          thanks given
        • 683
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Mighty! Member
          3,010
        • last active about 1 month ago
        Well, I lie to myself about things I will do or not. So, I kind of doubt that you can be 100% honest all the time, everytime.
      • Avatar 4130

        soda69

          Hero Member
        • male
        • offline
        soda69

        God will not give my anything I can't handle; I'm so glad He gave me gambling!
        • 99
          thanks given
        • 26
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Hero Member
          593
        • last active 4 months ago
        at least i know i can tell the truth if i have to....

        the truth is i lie....
      • Avatar 7881

        drpsyce38

          Super Hero
        • male
        • offline
        • 42
          thanks given
        • 289
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Super Hero
          1,492
        • last active about 1 month ago
        Tough issue.  Is it wrong to lie to your boss about money and expenditures?  Yes.  Is is wrong to lie to an old woman with dementia that her "horse and buggy are tied up outside and everything is okay?"  Tough, tough issue.
      • Avatar 10386

        BIGLEAN

          Super Hero
        • offline
        ***** Never take the BLAME nor the CREDIT for something you did not do*****
        • 690
          thanks given
        • 331
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Super Hero
          1,447
        • last active about 1 month ago
        NO NO NO!!!! We all have lied about something or another and we will do it again!

        I try my best to be a good person and do what I know is right (honesty) however, sometimes you just get caught up  Fine line between a white lie and a lie lie  :-\
      • No avatar a78
        • Replied by
        • guest
        • offline
        we're faiiible...we fall...we fail....the point is just make an effort to be better as we go. Avoid the larger ones, try to be honest to ourslves and others. And don't confuse honesty with tactltessness
      • Avatar 4130

        soda69

          Hero Member
        • male
        • offline
        soda69

        God will not give my anything I can't handle; I'm so glad He gave me gambling!
        • 99
          thanks given
        • 26
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Hero Member
          593
        • last active 4 months ago
        the secret behind the art of  fighting without fighting...one must learn how to lie....the better the lie the more likely you will win...

        a key point to remember...

        a lie is only a lie to the one who lied as for the others who listened - what is the lie....is not a lie...it is the truth...



        .....unless the one who lied sucked at lying.
      • No avatar normal

        wnanhee

          Superstar Member
        • female
        • offline
        • 1547
          thanks given
        • 1468
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Superstar Member
          5,151
        • last active about 1 month ago
        No matter how much I tried not to lie, there is sometimes you can not escape from it... well, the only reason I try to live my life true is because of my daughter. I always remember whenever I happen to lie about something, I just look into my daughter's eyes...then I stop...and there is an old saying, " a lie brings another lie..." truth always come out soon or later.
      • Avatar 13826

        phibbie

          Full Member
        • offline
        • 14
          thanks given
        • 21
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Full Member
          165
        • last active 4 months ago
        My policy is always say the truth! Even if it hurts people!  :'( I have two options in this case: to say the truth or to keep silence! My friends know it! They understand if I don't give any comments I just don't like it!
        But in the same time I will never believe that there are people who always say the truth! Of course, it's taken place in my life, too! But very often it happens when I just don't want to explain something...or to avoid long discussion...
      • Avatar 7881

        drpsyce38

          Super Hero
        • male
        • offline
        • 42
          thanks given
        • 289
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Super Hero
          1,492
        • last active about 1 month ago

        Thanks for this post from:

        • No avatar small
        Whoa......Nan, what a great pic!  Very nice look.

      • Avatar 4130

        soda69

          Hero Member
        • male
        • offline
        soda69

        God will not give my anything I can't handle; I'm so glad He gave me gambling!
        • 99
          thanks given
        • 26
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Hero Member
          593
        • last active 4 months ago

        Thanks for this post from:

        • No avatar small
        drpsyce38 wrote:

        Whoa......Nan, what a great pic!  Very nice look.


        Ain't that the truth!!!
      • No avatar normal

        wnanhee

          Superstar Member
        • female
        • offline
        • 1547
          thanks given
        • 1468
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Superstar Member
          5,151
        • last active about 1 month ago




        soda69 wrote:

        drpsyce38 wrote:

        Whoa......Nan, what a great pic!  Very nice look.


        Ain't that the truth!!!


        Awwwwwwwww You both made me blush!!!
      • Avatar 7881

        drpsyce38

          Super Hero
        • male
        • offline
        • 42
          thanks given
        • 289
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Super Hero
          1,492
        • last active about 1 month ago
        Hey, Nan...how about a photo of the week, huh???? 
      • Avatar 31779

        PMM2008

          Mighty! Member
        • female
        • offline
        ~ Loyalty means nothing unless it has at its heart the absolute principle of self-sacrifice. ~
        • 129
          thanks given
        • 725
          thanks received
        • Replied by
          Mighty! Member
          3,046
        • last active 22 hrs ago
        I gotta say I have told a white lie in the past. Only to save someones feelings. Like old people. Who can tell them that the clothes they are wearing are from the 20's and they look ridicoulous, when they think they are dressed to the T.  I for one cannot do that to someone, ecspecially in that situation.

        How about when teenagers constantly want money? Do you tell them the truth, that you just stopped at the ATM on the way home, and you do in fact have money in your purse/wallet? Or do you fib, and say, "I'm sorry, but I don't  have any cash to give you right now to blow.

        How about when a small child loses a pet, and asks Mom or Dad if they will see them again? Now we have our beliefs, but no one really knows what Heaven is like. DO you tell the truth and say "You may not see them again." Or fib just a tad and say whole heartedly, "YES" even though we dont know for sure. 

          Just some scenerios to throw out there.

                                                                          PMM

      lcb activities in the last 24 hours

      • 37
        new members
      • 628
        members online
      • 21367
        guests online
      • 79
        new posts
      • 2082
        free games played
      Join the club

      Most viewed forum posts

      • Putting on lipstick emoticon 1
        Hi LCB'ers,Here is a list of freebies that are not on the weekly code list. This list includes casinos to check your acct, call/email for free chip and casinos not listed here at our forum.  I will update this list on...
        More Free Chips
      • 200 zpsnwkvewod
        Hello dear LCBers,LimoPlay Casino has something special in stored for you!!Each week Vitali, the lovely casino representative from LimoPlay will be posting a new contest. Please subscribe to this thread by clicking on...
        Win free spins and more every week with LimoPlay
      • Putting on lipstick emoticon 1
        LCB $250 August Contest – Lets Play Roulette     Hi LCB'ers because of the launch of the new site design i had to temporarily close this contest. Lets start fresh - for any member that may have already enterted a...
        CLOSED - LCB $250 August Contest – Lets Play Roulette

      Join today and start earning rewards

      You will immediately get full access to our online casino forum/chat plus receive our newsletter with news & exclusive bonuses every month.
      S logo
      Select Language
      Search
      Search Results

      Report to moderator

      Use this function to inform the moderators and administrator of an abusive or wrongly posted message.

      Please note that your email address will be revealed to the moderators if you use this

      Submit
      39012170