!!!Fiction
->''"He's as blind as he can be''\\
''[[SelectiveObliviousness Just sees what he wants to see]]''\\
''Nowhere Man, can you see me at all?''
-->-- '''Music/TheBeatles''', "Nowhere Man"

->''"You only see what your eyes want to see"''
-->-- '''Music/{{Madonna}}''', "Frozen"

->''"That's not how I choose to remember it."''
-->-- '''[[Webcomic/EightBitTheater Red Mage]]''', after [[spoiler:[[http://www.nuklearpower.com/2010/02/20/episode-1221-longest-set-up-in-webcomic-history/ the White Mage team kill Chaos]]]].

->''"It takes a strong man to deny what's right in front of him. And if the truth is undeniable... you create your own."''
-->-- '''John Konrad''', ''VideoGame/SpecOpsTheLine''

->'''Inara:''' What did I say to you about barging into my shuttle?
->'''Mal:''' That it was [[TestosteronePoisoning manly and impulsive?]]
->'''Inara:''' Yes, precisely. Only the exact phrase I used was "Don't."
-->-- ''Series/{{Firefly}}''

->''"What you're opposing isn't [[spoiler: Helheim]] or Yggdrasill. It's the iron rule that says the world [[EquivalentExchange demands sacrifice]] in exchange for hope. Destroy that rule itself. Destroy it and change the world."''
-->-- [[spoiler:'''DJ Sagara''']], ''Series/KamenRiderGaim''

->'''[[Manga/DeathNote Naomi]]:''' It's like you have this belief that if you say things enough times they suddenly become true.
->'''Light:''' I do not.
->'''Naomi:''' I'm the god of the new world?
->'''Light''' (''confused''): But [[AGodAmI I am the god of the new world.]]
->'''Naomi:''' [[ShutUpHannibal No you're not.]] [[WellIntentionedExtremist I have good intentions?]] [[TheRival Raye Penber]] [[ExtremeDoormat is wallpaper?]] [[LooksLikeSheIsEnjoyingIt I don't get high off]] [[SerialKillerKiller the murders of rapists and other murderers?]] I can keep going, you know, if I really want to.
->'''Light:''' [[InsaneTrollLogic All true, I don't say them to make them true I just have to remind everyone else that they're true.]] If I didn't say anything people would assume that [[CloudCuckoolander Matsuda's theories]] are correct, and I just won't stand for that.
->'''Naomi:''' Yeah, completely buying that.
-->-- ''Fanfic/AllYouNeedIsLove''

!!!RealLife
->''"People don’t like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant."''
-->--'''Helen Keller''' (attributed)

->''"The most costly of all follies is to believe passionately in the palpably not true. It is the chief occupation of mankind."''
-->--'''Creator/HLMencken'''

->''“Reality is something the human race doesn't handle very well.”''
-->-- '''Creator/GoreVidal'''

->''"Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored."''
-->-- '''Aldous Huxley''', "Note on Dogma"

->''"Only dead fish go with the flow."''
-->-- '''SarahPalin''', [[HypocriticalHumor resigning as Governor]]

->''"'Nananananashutupshutupshutupnananana I’m not listening anannanaaaaaaa' – my mom after reading the Dr. Oz headline"''
-->--'''''[[http://dlisted.com/2014/10/23/night-crumbs-216/ DListed]]''''' on "[[TheDoctorOzShow Dr. Oz]] Study Was Bogus"

->''"Man, if reality and the feminazis are right, then this rape culture is fucking insane and brutal and I’d be an asshole for supporting it and shitting on the only people trying to fix it… thus, it must all be make-believe because I as the All-Holy Penis-Bearer [[KnowNothingKnowItAll know the lives of women far better ]]than any she-creature."''
-->-- ''Sadly, No!'' [[http://www.sadlyno.com/archives/40017 rebuts]] Jonah Goldberg's "What War on Women?"

->''"These people love the truth, they just hate facts."''
-->-- '''Bill Maher''', on [[ConspiracyTheorist Obama "birthers"]]
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