Archive for the ‘lies’ Category

Men are bigger liars than women, says poll

May 18, 2010

Men are more likely to tell lies than women and feel less guilty about it, says a survey. In a poll of 3,000 people, researchers found that the average British man tells three lies every day, that’s equivalent to 1,092 a year. However the average woman appears more honest, lying 728 times a year – around twice a day.

BBC

Just multiply these numbers by the number of years a person lives and then consider this is just one of the Commandments and then consider that the Bible’s verdict on us is true: all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God.

Lying is the worst of all evils.

September 5, 2009

Lying is the worst of all evils. Everything else that is diabolical comes from it. And we have been lied to; public opinion is constantly deceived. Not a page of a newspaper is free of lies, whether it deals with political, economic, historical, social or cultural affairs. Truth is under pressure everywhere; the facts are distorted, twisted and made into their opposite.

Wilm Hosenfeld, The Pianist, by Wladyslaw Szpilman. Picador: New York. 1999, p.200