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Why are we so offended when someone lies to us?

If it is true that all people lie, then we have all had the experience of lying to someone and being lied to by someone. Sometimes lying could be necessary for the sake of maintaining safety or civility. Yet if we are comfortable in lying then why are we so offended when someone lies to us?

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  • Sep 27 2013: I don't know the correct reason. But I think we fell offended because our emotional banks gets debited!!
    “I'm not upset that you lied to me, I'm upset that from now on I can't believe you.”
    A Quote By Friedrich Nietzsche‎

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