Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn’t go away.
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Life consists not simply in what heredity and environment do to us but in what we make out of what they do to us.
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Just as eating against one’s will is injurious to health, so studying without a liking for it spoils the memory, and it retains nothing it takes in.
— Leonardo da Vinci, Writings of Leonardo da Vinci (1833)
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- If the person is correct, then you have no room to complain,
- and if they’re wrong, then it’s irrelevant, no threat anyway.
What stops a man who can laugh from speaking the truth?