Genuine feelings cannot be produced, nor can they be eradicated. We can only repress them, delude ourselves, and deceive our bodies. The body sticks to the facts. - Alice Miller
I wish to declare with all earnestness that I do not want any religious ceremonies performed for me after my death. I do not believe in such ceremonies, and to submit to them, even as a matter of form, would be hypocrisy and an attempt to delude ourselves and others. - Jawaharlal Nehru
The ability to delude yourself may be an important survival tool. - Jane Wagner
Journalists cover words and delude themselves into thinking they have committed journalism.
Our ability to delude ourselves may be an important survival tool. - Jane Wagner
Any titles, money, or privilege you inherit are actually hindrances. They delude you into believing you are owed respect. - Robert Greene
We are solitary. We can delude ourselves about this and act as if it were not true. That is all. - Rainer Maria Rilke
We must be able to look under the surface rather than over-analyze it and delude ourselves into thinking we’re seeing beneath it. - Brianna Wiest