I'm not going to live a life of no pleasure in Schizophrenia and Various Psychoses -- Jesus Had a Twin Who Knew Nothing About Sin Posted April 22, 2015 The thing is, I'm not even sure if I have schizophrenia even though my doctor diagnosed me with it. Schizophrenics are unable to perceive reality. But if you told me the facts of reality, then I would be able to perceive those facts as true whereas a schizoprhenic wouldn't be able to. But can schizoprhenics perceive reality anyway? Also, I don't hear voices or see things.