06/21/2012 09:50 am ET Updated Aug 21, 2012

Top 10 Lies Boomers Tell

"Lies" is such a harsh word. But every day we utter words that we know aren't true. Sometimes we do it to make someone else feel better. Other times, it's ourselves we are hoping to protect. Here are a few of our favorite examples.

Let us know if you've told any one of these little white lies and feel free to add some of your own in the comments!

10 Lies Boomers Tell Themselves