Do you know someone who can’t help but embellish their stories? It could be a relative, a friend or that major oddball you work with. Anything that comes out of their mouths, no matter how ludicrous, always seems too good to be true. And perhaps it is. But if you’re still not sure, then here’s a list of personality traits all liars have in common.
Liars Lie Repeatedly
Truth is, everybody lies. But a compulsive liar will take it to the extreme. They have long histories of lying repeatedly for seemingly no reason. They enjoy creating the illusion of truth and tangling people up in their webs. They rely on an old propaganda technique: “Repeat a lie often enough and it becomes the truth.”