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If someone is able to show me that what I think or do is not right, I will happily change, for I seek the truth, by which no one was ever truly harmed. It is the person who continues in his self-deception and ignorance who is harmed.

- Marcus Aurelius



Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.

- Marcus Aurelius



On the internet, you can never be quite sure who said what

- Jessica Valenti



Lies are necessary when the truth is too difficult to believe.

- Pablo Escobar



If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.

- Mark Twain



As long as you have certain desires about how it ought to be you can't see how it is.

- Ram dass



I trusted you, but now your words mean nothing because your actions spoke the truth.

- Anonymous



I’m not crying because of you, You’re not worth it. I’m crying because my delusion of who you were was shattered by the truth of who you are.

- Steve Maraboli



The truth doesn't have versions, it just is.

- Phil McGraw



Whether I’m wearing lots of makeup or no makeup, I’m always the same person inside.

- Lady Gaga