Facts Quotes

Teaching is more than imparting knowledge, it is inspiring change.Learning is more than absorbing facts, it is acquiring understanding.

William Arthur Ward

A human being is seldom bothered with insufficient data; often the less he has the more willing he is to give a firm opinion; and man prefers some answer, even a wrong one, to the requirement that he dig deeper and find out the facts.

Mark Clifton

The search for static security - in the law and elsewhere - is misguided. The fact is security can only be achieved through constant change, adapting old ideas that have outlived their usefulness to current facts

William Osler

Facts are to the mind what food is to the body

Edmund Burke

It could probably be shown by facts and figures that there is no distinctly native American criminal class except Congress.

Mark Twain

It could probably be shown by facts and figures that there is no distinctly native American criminal class except Congress

Mark Twain

To-day we have fewer dogmas, but I think that we have stronger principles. By a dogma I mean a deduction from facts which is only valid under certain conditions, and which becomes untrue if those conditions change. By a principle I mean something that is an eternal and universal truth.

John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir

What is more frightening than any particular policy or ideology is the widespread habit of disregarding facts

Thomas Sowell

Every man has a right to be wrong in his opinions. But no man has a right to be wrong in his facts.

Bernard M. Baruch

In science, all facts, no matter how trivial or banal, enjoy democratic equality

Mary McCarthy

We will never have all the facts to make a perfect judgement, but with the aid of basic experience we must leap bravely into the future.

Russell R McIntyre

Photography is about finding out what can happen in the frame. When you put four edges around some facts, you change those facts.

Gary Winogrand

Facts are God's arguments; we should be careful never to misunderstand or pervert them

Tryon Edwards

To some lawyers, all facts are created equal

Felix Frankfurter

All anyone can see in a birthchart are tendencies that will become facts if he does not do something to alter them.

Isabel Hickey

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