Rule 8: Tell The Truth, Or At Least Don’t Lie

12 Rules For Life Book Summary (Jordan B. Peterson)

“You can use words to manipulate the world into delivering what you want. This is what it means to act politically. It’s the speech people engage in when they attempt to influence and manipulate others. It’s what university students do when they write an essay to please the professor instead of articulating and clarifying their own ideas. It’s what everyone does when they want something and decide to falsify themselves to please and flatter.”