If you tell a lie to yourself, but no one else is around to hear it, does it count? As ridiculous as that sounds, it seems as though there are things that we’re willing to stay in denial about. Chances are that since we lie to ourselves, it’s easier to get away with certain follies because we don’t have to be accountable to anyone but ourselves.
I don’t think its a necessarily a bad thing, but it might not be the best thing either. Here’s a list of things that some people lie to themselves about.