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    I say what I mean, but do I mean what I say?

    1. I say what I mean.
    2. I mean what I say.
    What's the difference in meaning between the above two sentences?


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    Re: I say what I mean, but do I mean what I say?

    Quote Originally Posted by sitifan View Post
    1. I say what I mean.
    2. I mean what I say.
    What's the difference in meaning between the above two sentences?
    mean = want to say???

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    Re: I say what I mean, but do I mean what I say?

    1. I say what I mean.
    This implies that someone will say what's on their mind.

    2. I mean what I say.
    This implies that what someone says accurately represents what's on their mind.

    The two sentences when said together basically mean - when someone has something to say, they're going to say it, and you can believe it.

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    Re: I say what I mean, but do I mean what I say?

    Main Articles: 'I say what I mean, but do I mean what I say?', Ariadne Issue 23
    I say what I mean, but do I mean what I say?
    What does the above sentence mean?

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    Re: I say what I mean, but do I mean what I say?

    I say what I mean, but do I mean what I say?
    They may be intending to say something misleading or untrue.

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