Don’t Lie to Yourself

“Above all, don’t lie to yourself. The man who lies to himself and listens to his own lie comes to a point that he cannot distinguish the truth within him, or around him, and so loses all respect for himself and for others. And having no respect he ceases to love.”

– Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Brothers Karamazov

(quote from, link here)


4 thoughts on “Don’t Lie to Yourself

    • Yes, I’m currently in the middle of reading The Brothers Karamazov. I didn’t get very far the first time I tried to read and I’m glad that I put the time into it now!


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