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Is the Phrase “Honesty is the Best Policy” a Myth or …?

wooden block letters “HONESTY” with quote below “Let’s tell the truth to people. When people ask, ‘How are you?’ have the nerve sometimes to answer truthfully. Maya Angelou” Is the Phrase “Honesty is the Best Policy” a Myth or …? by Nancy Blackman
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Most people won’t lie except for those pesky white lies. But, what about the lies that become larger and larger until you’ve gotten yourself into some deep trouble?

Is honesty the best policy or is it a myth?

Most people lie because they are avoiding shame. The more surprising myth is whether a person who lies in one area of their life means…

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Nancy Blackman

Nancy Blackman

7X Top Writer. Editor: CRY Magazine. Owner: Refresh the Soul and The Shortform. Published in “Mixed Korean: Our Stories.” https://www.325kamra.org/buy.