The Definitions of Lieing...
1. A false statement deliberately presented as being true; a falsehood.
2. Something meant to decieve or give the wrong impression.
3. To convey a false image or impression.
Quotes about lying...
-"Tell your friend a lie. If he keeps it secret, then tell him the truth." (Proverb)
-"The crulest lies are often told in silence." (Robert Louis Stevenson)
"There are three kind of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics." (Mark Twain)
-"No man has a good enough memory to make a successful liar." (Abraham Lincoln)
-..."But a woman does." (Me)
-"A half truth is a whole lie." (Yiddish Proverb)
-"When you stretch the truth, watch out for the snap back." (Bill Copeland)
My initial thoughts: BODY LANGUAGE
LITTLE WHITE LIES
HOW TO GET YOUR OWN WAY
BREAKING THE LAW
HOW TO BE A GOOD THESPIAN (actor- in drama classes we studied body language and behaviour a great deal when our character was trying to conceal the truth)
HOW TO MAKE ENSURE YOU ARE THE "ANGELIC CHILD" (lying about brothers and sisters "it was them, not me!" etc, etc...)
How to Read Body Language/How to Detect Lies
...by understand lies, this will make it easier to avoid these mannerisms and behavioural traits.
Rules for Politicians (Grade A liars, useful tips...)
Most Notable Signs of Lying (In Body Language):
-Twitching, nervous hands.
-Speaking very fast.
-Excessive friendliness or laughter.
-Lips become thinner.
-Nostrils become flared.
-Heart rate increases.
-Eye contact either breaks or is VERY intense.
-Voice is at a higher pitch.
-"Politely smiling"- no wrinkles or expression around the eyes, nose and jaw don't move.
-Their pants will be on fire.
SITUATIONS/PROFESSIONS WHERE YOU MAY HAVE TO LIE (OR HAVE A REPUTATION FOR!)...
-Children (white lies to parents)
-Parents (Santa Claus, where babies come from, etc...)