I Believe Honesty Truly Is the Best Policy

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    Forsooth

    However, as the late, great George Carlin once said: "Honesty may be the best policy, but it's important to remember that apparently, by process of elimination, DIShonesty is the SECOND best policy."
    zeligocity zeligocity
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Jul 20, 2008

    Always

    This rule has no exceptions.  You know, some people say it's okay to tell a lie if you're avoiding hurting someone's feelings.  The real truth is, you're still deceiving them even if you're being tactful.  For example, if I ask someone why women aren't attracted to...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan
    22-25, M
    3 Responses May 31, 2008

    Hope At Honesty

    I prayed last night just and cried to the lord please lord let me see some truth I believe I said or something like that,then I met a girl that had the same principles as me,she speaks turthfully I see it but do not get it wrong I'm not going to build this woman up to be high and...
    Seventhirty457 Seventhirty457
    31-35, M
    1 Response Sep 25, 2012

    Always

    This rule has no exceptions.  You know, some people say it's okay to tell a lie if you're avoiding hurting someone's feelings.  The real truth is, you're still deceiving them even if you're being tactful.  For example, if I ask someone why women aren't attracted to...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan
    22-25, M
    1 Response May 31, 2008
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