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    Not to identify oneself with something, or to associate things with the 'me,' and to see that the idea that there is a 'me,' which is distinct from things, is a delusion.

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    Objectivity is a subject's delusion that observing can be done without him.

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    Objectivity is the delusion that observations could be made without an observer.

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    Prominence is cool, but when the delusion kicks in it can be a drag. Especially if you choose to surround yourself with friends and not acolytes.

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    Our part is to pursue with steadiness what is right, turning neither to right nor left for the intrigues or popular delusions of the day, assured that the public approbation will in the end be with us.

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    One of the most persistent of all delusions is the conviction that the source of our dissatisfaction lies outside ourselves.

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    Paranoia is the delusion that your enemies are organized.

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    Realization is to get rid of the delusion that you have not realized.

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    RATIONAL, adj. Devoid of all delusions save those of observation, experience and reflection.

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    Propounding peace and love without practical or institutional engagement is delusion, not virtue.

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    Respect the delicate ecology of your delusions.

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    Strong delusions travel like cold germs on a sneeze.

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    Space enthusiasts are the most susceptible demographic to delusion that I have ever seen.

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    That's kind of what trust is, isn't it? A willful self-delusion.

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    The best you can hope for in this life is that your delusions are benign and your compulsions have utility.

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    The belief that security can be obtained by throwing a small state to the wolves is a fatal delusion.

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    Software is largely a service industry operating under the persistent but unfounded delusion that it is a manufacturing industry

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    The fundamental delusion of human beings is the belief that we exist separately and independently from the rest of the universe.

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    The fundamental delusion of humanity is to suppose that I am here (pointing to himself) and you are out there.

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    The God Delusion makes me embarrassed to be an atheist, and the McGraths show why.

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    The often heard lament, 'I have so little time,' gives the lie to the delusion that the daily is of little significance.

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    The human mind is a delusion generator, not a window to trurh.

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    The delusions of the past seem fond and foolish. The delusions of the present seem subtle and sane.

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    There is no excuse for falling into delusion, which is so contrary to the Word of God.

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    There is danger for him who taketh the tiger cub, and danger also for whoso snatches a delusion from a woman.

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    There is such a delusion as evinces itself in cool vehemence; and it is the most dangerous of all expressions of fanaticism.

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    There is nothing more deceptive, more grandeur, than the delusion of a single man.

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    Those who greatly enlighten delusion are buddhas; those who are greatly deluded about enlightenment are sentient beings.

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    There's part of me that's grateful for the delusion, because it takes a very hard shell to get started as an actor, and I don't have a very hard shell.

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    Through meditative techniques, one can free the mind of delusions and attain what we call enlightenment.

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    We are squandering our wealth. In many respects, to the extent that we persist in our imperial delusions, we're also going to squander our freedom...

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    Well, delusions are a wonderful thing, and they keep you company, too.

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    There is only one true purpose in life: to wake up from the delusion that you are separate from everything else.

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    ... We brush aside all scales not our own, as if they were follies or delusions.

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    We would seldom be deceived by flattery, did our own conceit not promote the delusion.

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    A faith so weak that it is not sufficient unto itself but requires that others tiptoe around it for fear of hurting it, knows deep down that it is a lie.

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    What we need is not a religion that is right where we are right, but one that is right where we are wrong.

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    When the filter is weakened by a powerful drug, what we see is not delusion but the truth.

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    You believe that you are your mind. This is the delusion.

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    All are lunatics, but he who can analyze his delusion is called a philosopher.

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    All my life I'd thought of myself as an essentially good person, but all I'd been was comfortable.

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    A man goes to a foreign country and kills somebody who's not aggressing against him; in a Hawaiian shirt he's a criminal, in a green costume he's a hero who gets a parade and a pension. So that, as a culture, we remain in a state of moral insanity. To point out these contradictions to people in society is to be labeled insane. This is how insane society remains, that anybody who points out logical opposites in the most essential human topic of ethics, is considered to be insane.

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    You must renounce all superficiality, all convention, all vanity and delusion.

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    A man swallowed a bird every day but still couldn't fly.

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    Ambitions are like assholes, and they smell like flowers to the owner. I must be delusional. Give it up.

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    A million poems, all written in the loss and seeking of love that deludes us.

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    A mind with absolutely no insight into itself, a mind filled with purpose and delusion.

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    And in that moment he realised that even though the dreams they’d seen together, hoped for and believed in had come true, it wasn’t enough. It was far from reality which was lonesome and woeful. And conceived that love had no lastingness, it was brief and momentary. It wasn’t the cherishable sensation spoken of in movies and written in books, rather a delusion inclined on ruining the very spirit, giving way to mournfulness and disappointment.

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    And as for the enlightened, one can only pity them the deceptions of their muses.

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    A man who lies to himself, and believes his own lies, becomes unable to recognize truth, either in himself or in anyone else, and he ends up losing respect for himself and for others. When he has no respect for anyone, he can no longer love, and in him, he yields to his impulses, indulges in the lowest form of pleasure, and behaves in the end like an animal in satisfying his vices. And it all comes from lying — to others and to yourself.