"We do not see things as they are.
We see them as we are."-
There is a similar idea in Vedanta -
the mind creates it's own false world.
The Self-realised mind sees reality.
Painting by Rob Gonzales
Refuting the mystical, metaphysical concept of the existence of individual, discrete selves (while bearing in a non existent mind, that there is no universally accepted theory as to what the word "existence" means)