Quote for Today: S.J. Watson

Silent movie actress Mabel Normand in 1918
Silent movie actress Mabel Normand in 1918

We’re constantly changing facts, rewriting history to make things easier, to make them fit in with our preferred version of events. We do it automatically. We invent memories. Without thinking. If we tell ourselves something happened often enough we start to believe it, and then we can actually remember it.
 
S.J. Watson, Before I Go To Sleep

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