No. Then they believe you and you find yourself on a slippery slope.
People who lie always end up skiing.
Half-truths suit me best.
the best lies are the ones that are closest to the truth.
Actually the truth can be so overwhelming and puzzling that it is hard for it to sound plausible- it's almost impossible to communicate it in words. Words are just attempts to communicate what is going on- never captures the truth. So the world thinks they are lies. But they are not.