i used to believe - the childhood beliefs site
I Used To Believe is a funny and bizarre collection of ideas that adults thought were true when they were children. It will remind you what it was like to be a child, fascinated and horrified by the world in equal parts. The following pages will reassure you that the things you used to believe weren't so strange after all...
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I used to think that someone's birthday was when they could go back to being a baby for the day.
Wheni was 5,I used to believe that my toys were spirits and if i wouldn’t play with them they would haunt me.
I used to believe human mucus was healthy to ingest because it was gross, logically stemming from vegetables being gross, which I got from some tv shows.
Because of Pocahontas, I grew up believing Native Americans noises sounded like English to Native Americans.
When I was a child I used to believe that my parents WERE superheroes at night.
When I was a little girl, I used to believe that if you planted a banknote, a banknote tree would grow.
When I was a child I used to believe that teddy bears could talk to me at night.
When I was a child, I used to believe that Catalonia was the unique part of land of the world.
When I was a child I used to think potassium came from potatoes.
I used to believe that if I didn't jump the white lines of the zebra crossing I would die
When I was a child I used to believe that the nuns in my school kept children locked in a room and then they ate them.
When I was a child, I used to believe that the school attic was full of ghosts and elfs.
When I was little I thought that if I stayed a long time in the water I would become a mermaid.
When I was a child I used to believe that there were two hands inside the TV making the cartoons move.
When I was a kid I used to believe that clouds were made of sugar
When I was younger I used to believe the bathroom in our school was haunted by a murderer that only appeared when it rained.
When I was a child I used to believe that the moon was made of cheese
WHen I was a child I used to believe the sun rotated between day and night.
When I was a child I used to belive that fairies were born from the flowers.
When I was a child I used to believe that the things in my room became smaller but it was me who was growing