Learning new things can be fun, but sometimes you’ll come across new pieces of information that will debunk certain things you accepted as facts. There are lots of inaccuracies or misconceptions that people swear are the gospel truth (but they’re wrong).
It can be annoying to find out that you’ve been wrong for years, but it’s probably better for you in the long run to learn which “facts” are actually horrible untruths that will you make you look like a complete fool. Here are some of the most common “facts” that are totally untrue, but most people believe:
(via What Culture)
After this, you might not know what to believe anymore… the safe bet, though, is to question everything. You’ll never know when you’ll discover something new and earth-shattering.