Do you believe that a white lie is acceptable if it spares someone's feelings?
It depends on the circumstances
You're online when you discover that a neighbor has unprotected Wi-fi. What do you do?
Start using their internet
Visit them and show them how to set up a password
Leave an anonymous tip on their doorstep
You're pulling out of the grocery store parking lot when you realize the cashier gave you $30 in change instead of $20. What do you do?
I go back in and alert them of the mistake
Consider myself lucky to have earned $10
Keep the money but give the extra $10 to charity
While parallel parking, you accidentally scrape the car in front of you. How do you handle the situation?
I stay at the scene until the owner comes
I leave a note apologizing with my phone number
I leave as quickly as possible
Your best friend's new hair cut looks terrible. When she asks what you think, how do you respond?
Try not to answer directly, but instead find a way to compliment her
Lie and tell her it looks great
Tell her she's had better haircuts but that she's still pulling it off
You're watering your neighbor's plants while they're on vacation. One of your children accidentally breaks a lamp in the home. What do you do?
Tell them as soon as they return and offer to buy a new lamp
Lie and say you don't know what happened
Wait to see if they notice and then apologize
Your company sends out statements for vacation time earned, and you realize they've given you an extra day of vacation time. Do you confess?
Absolutely I didn't earn the extra day
No I'm already looking at plane tickets
I consider telling them but say nothing
For your anniversary, your partner buys you an expensive piece of jewelry. Unfortunately, you hate it. Do you tell them?
No way, it was still a nice gesture
I consider it but realize it came from a place of love
Definitely I'm not wearing something I dislike
A friend treats you to dinner at an upscale restaurant but the food is terrible. Do you tell them the meal was unpleasant?
Nope I lie and say everything is delicious
I tell them it wasn't the best but thank them profusely anyway
I hint that I disliked the meal but don't outright admit to hating it
A friend is feeling depressed and wants to talk, but you're tired after a long day of work. What do you do?
I ignore their phone calls and then lie and say my battery died
I answer and give them all that I can
I lie the next day and say I fell asleep early
You are amazingly honest! Telling a lie often feels unethical to you. You know that when lies are told feelings can easily be hurt. Because of this, you always try to be as honest as possible. Your love and concern for others, makes you an honest person.
You are honorable and honest! You believe that life is all about doing the right thing, even if it is the hard thing. Telling the truth is often the hardest thing to do, but you know that it's the right thing to do at all times. You are an honorable and upstanding person who always does what's best for yourself and those around you.
Honorable and Honest
You are honest and straightforward! To you, being honest is the highest form of respect you can show to someone. You're all about treating others as you'd like to be treated. You know that you don't enjoy being lied to and because of that you never lie to others. You are a stand up person!
Honest and Straightforward
You are extremely truthful! Telling the truth isn't always easy, but it's often necessary. You know this and practice honesty whenever possible. Like all of us, you slip up every now and again, but it's usually only to spare someone's feelings. We can't possibly fault you for that!
You are a little dishonest! Honesty can be difficult sometimes. It can mean hurting our friends and family and even ruining relationships. You fudge the truth sometimes in order to keep balance and order in your world. You never lie to be malicious or hurt, you lie to keep the peace. You may not be honest all of the time, but you're still a stand up gal!