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A fact never went into partnership with a miracle. Truth scorns the assistance of wonders. A fact will fit every other fact in the universe, and that is how you can tell whether it is or is not a fact. A lie will not fit anything except another lie.
Robert Green Ingersoll
Any fact that needs to be disclosed should be put out now or as quickly as possible, because otherwise the bleeding will not end.
Henry Kissinger
Facts are counterrevolutionary
Eric Hoffer
Facts are stubborn things, but statistics are more pliable
Laurence J. Peter
Facts are stupid things.
Ronald Reagan
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body
Edmund Burke
Facts are ventriloquists dummies. Sitting on a wise man's knee they may be made to utter words of wisdom; elsewhere, they say nothing, or talk nonsense, or indulge in sheer diabolism.
Aldous Huxley
Facts which at first seem improbable will, even on scant explanation, drop the cloak which has hidden them and stand forth in naked and simple beauty.
Galileo Galilei
From principles is derived probability, but truth or certainty is obtained only from facts.
Tom Stoppard
I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge - myth is more potent than history - dreams are more powerful than facts - hope always triumphs over experience - laughter is the cure for grief - love is stronger than death
Robert Fulghum
It is the spirit of the age to believe that any fact, no matter how suspect, is superior to any imaginative exercise, no matter how true
Gore Vidal
No facts to me are sacred; none are profane.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The facts fairly and honestly presented; truth will take care of itself.
William Allen White
The truth is more important than the facts.
Frank Lloyd Wright
Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts
George Santayana
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth.
Maya Angelou
We want the facts to fit the preconceptions. When they don't it is easier to ignore the facts than to change the preconceptions.
Jessamyn West
What has religion to do with facts? Nothing
Robert Green Ingersoll
What is in question is a kind of book reviewing which seems to be more and more popular: the loose putting down of opinions as though they were facts, and the treating of facts as though they were opinions.
Gore Vidal
You can never get all the facts from just one newspaper, and unless you have all the facts, you cannot make proper judgements about what is going on.
Harry S Truman
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