Persuasive Essay On Why People Lie

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Why do people lie? Lying is when a person does not tell the truth or does not tell all the facts. There are many different opinions and maybe even many different excuses of why people lie. One thing is right thought and that is, lying is considered morally wrong in our society. In the United States Army, lying is considered on of the most immoral actions a soldier or anyone else can take towards the army, especially if its lying to an NCO. In the army there is zero tolerance for liars and lying in general. Even thought lying is morally wrong people continue to lie in their everyday lives. As a soldier one must not fall into temptation or fall below ones army values and code of conduct. As a soldier one is looked upon and trusted to tell the truth no matter what. Lying to an NCO or officer is not the correct choice for a soldier to make no matter what kind of situation he or she has gone through, as a soldier you are expected to always respond with the truth, and nothing but the truth.
One of the reasons why a soldier shouldn 't lie to an NCO is because if he or she is caught lying, he could end up finding him self in a worst situation. The soldier will only dig his grave deeper and it will continue to go deeper. If the soldier is caught lying he might just end up getting into more trouble that what he first started with. The soldier may have to face severe consequences like physical labor, or other types of military corrective actions. If the soldier is caught lying for not
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