It is better to grasp the universe as it is than to persist in a delusion -- no matter how satisfying.
"For there is nothing hidden that will not be revealed. And there is nothing buried that will not be raised."
-- Jesus (Thomas, verse 5)
"What is truth?"
-- Pontius Pilate (John 18:38)
"The problem, Neo, as you so adequately put it, is choice."
-- The architect of the Matrix