I Believe Honesty Is The Best Policy

If you never do anything to be "ashamed" of, You wull NEVER Deceive. 877 People

    I'm no expert in relationships by far,

    but I do know it feels good to be honest and let out all the bad things early to your partner before it bites you in the *** later.
    Joshmstowell Joshmstowell
    22-25, M
    Feb 3, 2015

    honesty is always the best policy,

    but when it's just negative opinions, you can **** off.
    queentheresa queentheresa
    16-17, F
    Aug 19, 2014

    Easier

    All moral arguments aside, it's easier to be honest.  Telling the truth, you don't have to remember what you said to who!
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    Sep 10, 2011

    Honesty Is The Best Policy

    In life I believe that honesty is the best policy and the truth will set you free always. For some people being honest and forthright is a hard battle, and some people lie constantly and it is not a good trait to develop. Some people lie day in and day out and I know that the...
    nivanvc nivanvc
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Sep 29, 2013

    Reality

    I have always said reality is where I like to be. Some may like fairy tales but give me the truth and I can deal with it better. I donot like phony neither do I like to pretend. But be honest to you and you be honest with me. I you are honest you know where you stand. Who likes...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 8, 2011

    Always be honest about the way you feel.

    (about the behaviour of a person how it affects you, the impression you get by words someone is telling you) If you're not being honest, the other person will think their behaviour is 'OK', or their choice of words are 'OK'. Stay true to yourself. Be honest. Because if you won't...
    AngelicLights AngelicLights
    31-35, F
    Sep 13, 2015

    Sitting On A Stranger's Knee........

    For the second time, second day consecutively, I rode the bus to my college for piano practice, and there was no chance of a seat. There was a guy, an older guy, who yesterday offered me his knee. We joked and it was only for a short while between my home and the college, a two...
    Natalia08080 Natalia08080
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Sep 9, 2011

    So who believes this is the case I cheated in

    my last relationship it was the biggest mistake of my life and have carried that guilt with me til this day so when I met someone new they asked me if I have ever cheated and I said yes I was you stupid and drunk not an excuse but defo wouldn't of happened sober! But since this...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 14, 2015
    unratedmind unratedmind
    26-30, M
    Sep 13, 2015

    Yes I Do!

    Take it from someone, who was not always an honest person, that its just easier being honest, you don't have to remember all the lies, and you don't have to worry that everytime someone says "we need to talk" its about finding out about your lies. I learned the hard way, but...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Dec 21, 2010

    We tell a lies when we are afraid .

    .. Afraid of what we don't know, afraid of what others will think, afraid of what will be found out about us. But every time we tell a lie, the thing that we fear grows strong.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Dec 16, 2014

    In life sometimes you have to lie to protect

    your loved ones and not hurt them. Even if you know its plain out wrong, for example i have a friend. Yeah i no i have friends to..but this friend lied to keep a guy close to her(she does not like him). There pretending to go out, witch is like playing with fire you can burn it...
    missunperfectly missunperfectly
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 23, 2014

    Livin' An Honest Life.

    I don't know why people have to lie all the time. Especially when 99.9% of the time, all liers get caught out. Honesty is definately the best policy. If you live an honest life I think you'll end up happier.
    CreedenceGold CreedenceGold
    22-25, M
    Jun 5, 2012

    It's silly. I see people complaining

    because their affair partner screwed them over. Isn't that what you're doing to your spouse? It's ok to hurt your spouse who has been committed to you for a number of years but not ok for some other married person to screw you over? Seems pretty simple don't have an affair!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Oct 15, 2015

    In All Things

    I believe that honesty is best in every situation. I think that so long as people use tact then the truth is always the best answer.I have learned over the years that the truth and bluntness are two different things. You can be honest without being blunt and callous. I know that...
    lyricaldemise lyricaldemise
    41-45, T
    May 9, 2013

    The Golden Rule

    I treat people like how i would like to be treated. I never tell a lie and i dont want to be lied to. lying is one of the most ugliest things you can do. In my opinion. What are you lying for? if youre a sick and twisted person let the world know because you obviously are proud...
    joychaos joychaos
    18-21, F
    Apr 30, 2011

    My ex boyfriend lied a lot during the course of

    our relationship. It got the point where I was accusing him of lying, when he actually wasn't. It totally messed me up. I can't actually differentiate been truth and lies anymore.
    teatreetiger teatreetiger
    22-25, F
    Sep 13, 2015
    BPBitch BPBitch
    41-45, F
    Feb 2, 2013

    It's amazing how long it actually takes people

    to get it (me included). Uncomfortable, yes. Ugly, sometimes. The cause of my foot in mouth syndrome, probably. Am I sorry? Nope. It's my policy.
    Cumminsgurl Cumminsgurl
    36-40, F
    Feb 19, 2014

    I do too, but it ddrives me crazy

    when a child is being honest with their parents, but the parent/parents dont' beleive them, then tney lie, like a boy I knew, told his mom a boy next to him was cussing, the mom, even worse, did believe him to start with. He was spankknig the boy, then she said "stop" he told...
    zwag zwag
    Jan 30, 2015

    Always....

    I have noticed recently that a number of people feel that if you say you do not lie then you MUST be lying...really? One of my favorite quotes from Mark Twain is as follows: Yes, I know how to lie but I won't.  I feel it is a choice we make and don't understand those who...
    giggles4488 giggles4488
    56-60, F
    5 Responses Jun 6, 2010

    I Am An Honest Person I Hope.

    I try to be honest with everyone and I know on the web we can hide quite easily but I choose to be honest. There are those that neglect to read my profiles and think I'm just another girl they have to conqure. When I tell some that I'm TS they are either shocked (though I don't...
    RJ43 RJ43
    46-50, T
    Oct 23, 2012

    Honesty Never A Weapon!

    There's so much beauty in truth. Unfortunately there's a dark side to truth as well. As I grow older I realize sometimes the truth is better unspoken. Example: Anyone that has been in a 12 step program knows making amends is cardinal to healing. The problem with that is the...
    layllah layllah
    36-40, F
    May 1, 2013

    I Always Try.

    Just recently, I let an untruth go by me. I haven't told a lie since I was ten years old but, just recently... I didn't tell the truth. It killed me. It was something I had no reason to lie, and I didn't even directly lie but, it just bothers me so very much that I let such a...
    soabdelj soabdelj
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jun 5, 2010
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