Posts Tagged ‘facts’

Quote of the day, March 4

March 4, 2017

William Manchester, on research

“Research, of course, is no substitute for wisdom. The sum of a million facts is not the truth.”

Quote of the day, April 21

April 21, 2013

Mark Twain, on facts

“Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please.”

Quote of the day, Oct. 8

October 8, 2012

C.P. Scott, on newspapers

“A newspaper is of necessity something of a monopoly, and its first duty is to shun the temptations of monopoly. Its primary office is the gathering of news. (more…)

Quote of the day, April 13

April 13, 2012

Rabindranath Tagore, on the truth

“Facts are many, but the truth is one.”