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  1. Picture quote by Albert Einstein about education

    Education is not the learning of facts, it's rather the training of the mind to think. ⏤ Albert Einstein

  2. Picture quote by Albert Einstein about education

    Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think. ⏤ Albert Einstein

  3. Picture quote about facts

    Sometimes you got to accept the fact that certain things will never go back to how they used to be.

  4. Picture quote by Maya Angelou about difference

    There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth. ⏤ Maya Angelou

  5. Picture quote by Mark Twain about facts

    Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please. ⏤ Mark Twain

  6. Picture quote by Friedrich Nietzsche about thinking

    There are no facts, only interpretations. ⏤ Friedrich Nietzsche

  7. Picture quote by Ricky Gervais about facts

    Beliefs don't change facts. Facts, if you're reasonable, should change your beliefs. ⏤ Ricky Gervais

  8. Picture quote by Steven Pinker about religion

    The theory that religion is a force for peace, does not fits the facts of it's history. ⏤ Steven Pinker

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Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please.

Mark Twain

There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth. Why is truth so hard to believe?

Maya Angelou

The sky is not less blue because the blind man does not see it.

Danish proverb

Carelessness is worse than a thieve.

Scottish Proverbs

Facts are not science - as the dictionary is not literature.

Martin H. Fischer

Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

Aldous Huxley

We apply law to facts. We don't apply feelings to facts.

Sonia Sotomayor

There are no facts, only interpretations.

Friedrich Nietzsche

I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.

Dale Carnegie

I have always wanted to be somebody, but I see now I should have been more specific.

Lily Tomlin

If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.

Albert Einstein

Measure three times before you cut once.


Facts and truth really don't have much to do with each other.

William Faulkner

One does a whole painting for one peach and people think just the opposite - that particular peach is but a detail.

Pablo Picasso

Prejudice is a great time saver. You can form opinions without having to get the facts.

E. B. White

Things need not have happened to be true. Tales and adventures are the shadow truths that will endure when mere facts are dust and ashes and forgotten.

Neil Gaiman

Those who forget good and evil and seek only to know the facts are more likely to achieve good than those who view the world through the distorting medium of their own desires.

Bertrand Russell

There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.

Friedrich Nietzsche

I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The great point is to bring them the real facts.

Abraham Lincoln

It may be said with a degree of assurance that not everything that meets the eye is as it appears.

Rod Serling

Facts are stubborn, but statistics are more pliable.

Mark Twain

As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information.

Benjamin Disraeli

There is nothing as deceptive as an obvious fact.

Arthur Conan Doyle

The fastidious are unfortunate; nothing satisfies them.

Jean De La Fontaine

Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.


Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.

Charles Simmons

A concept is stronger than a fact.

Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, abstains from giving us wordy evidence of the fact.

George Eliot

Exactness and neatness in moderation is a virtue, but carried to extremes narrows the mind.

Francois FeNelon

Facts are counterrevolutionary.

Eric Hoffer

Never forget the facts are important but it's the opinion of the facts that causes comment.


It is in the treatment of trifles that a person shows what they are.

Arthur Schopenhauer

In the spider-web of facts, many a truth is strangled.

Paul Eldridge

No facts are to me sacred; none are profane; I simply experiment, an endless seeker, with no past at my back.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you get all the facts, your judgment can be right; if you don't get all the facts, it can't be right.

Bernard Baruch

To be conscious that you are ignorant of the facts is a great step to knowledge.

Benjamin Disraeli

Let us take things as we find them: let us not attempt to distort them into what they are not... We cannot make facts. All our wishing cannot change them. We must use them.

John Henry Newman

Knowledge is power only if man knows what facts not to bother with.

Robert Staughton Lynd

Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts.

Henry Adams

Perfect as the wing of a bird may be, it will never enable the bird to fly if unsupported by the air. Facts are the air of science. Without them a man of science can never rise.

Ivan Pavlov

If a man will kick a fact out of the window, when he comes back he finds it again in the chimney corner.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.

Edmund Burke

Conclusive facts are inseparable from inconclusive except by a head that already understands and knows.

Thomas Carlyle

Facts are facts and will not disappear on account of your likes.

Jawaharlal Nehru

We give you the facts. I told you information is power - knowledge is power. We can't be in an ideological battle to redeem the soul of this country if we don't have the facts.

Tavis Smiley

The fewer the facts, the stronger the opinion.

Arnold H. Glasow

The supernatural birth of Christ, his miracles, his resurrection and ascension, remain eternal truths, whatever doubts may be cast on their reality as historical facts.

David Friedrich Strauss

Men who wish to know about the world must learn about it in its particular details.


Trifles make perfection, but perfection is no trifle.

Michelangelo Buonarroti

The fatal futility of Fact.

Henry James

While I am busy with little things, I am not required to do greater things.

St. Francis De Sales

Anyone who knows a strange fact shares in its singularity.

Jean Genet

Get the facts, or the facts will get you. And when you get em, get em right, or they will get you wrong.

Thomas Fuller

Some facts should be suppressed, or, at least, a just sense of proportion should be observed in treating them.

Arthur Conan Doyle

A fact in itself is nothing. It is valuable only for the idea attached to it, or for the proof which it furnishes.

Claude Bernard

If we had failed to pursue the facts as far as they led, we would have denied the public any knowledge of an unprecedented scheme of political surveillance and sabotage.

Katharine Graham

My mind seems to have become a kind of machine for grinding general laws out of large collections of facts.

Charles Darwin

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

From principles is derived probability, but truth or certainty is obtained only from facts.

Tom Stoppard

This is one of those cases in which the imagination is baffled by the facts.

Adam Smith

All generous minds have a horror of what are commonly called "Facts". They are the brute beasts of the intellectual domain.

Thomas Hobbes

Facts sometimes have a strange and bizarre power that makes their inherent truth seem unbelievable.

Werner Herzog

I am more fond of achieving than striving. My theories must prove to be facts or be discarded as worthless. My efforts must soon be crowned with success, or discontinued.

Carolyn Wells

When it comes to atoms, language can be used only as in poetry. The poet, too, is not nearly so concerned with describing facts as with creating images.

Niels Bohr

The mathematical facts worthy of being studied are those which, by their analogy with other facts, are capable of leading us to the knowledge of a physical law.

Henri Poincare

I might show facts as plain as day: but, since your eyes are blind, you'd say, Where? What? and turn away.

Christina Rossetti

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

The ultimate umpire of all things in life is -- fact.

Agnes C. Laut

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

Tryon Edwards

Time dissipates to shining ether the solid angularity of facts.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The pathetic almost always consists in the detail of little events.

Edward Gibbon

Facts are ventriloquist's dummies. Sitting on a wise man's knee they may be made to utter words of wisdom; elsewhere, they say nothing, or talk nonsense.

Aldous Huxley

A world of facts lies outside and beyond the world of words.

Thomas Henry Huxley

The construction of life is at present in the power of facts far more than convictions.

Walter Benjamin

People can refute your facts, but never your feelings.

Sharon Anthony Bower

Remember son, many a good story has been ruined by over verification.

James Gordon Bennett

Where facts are few, experts are many.


Don't become a mere recorder of facts, but try to penetrate the mystery of their origin.

Ivan Pavlov

Science is built up of facts, as a house is with stones. But a collection of facts is no more a science than a heap of stones is a house.

Henri Poincare

The time to take counsel of your fears is before you make an important battle decision. That's the time to listen to every fear you can imagine! When you have collected all the facts and fears and made your decision, turn off all your fears and go ahead!

George S. Patton

When you seek advice, do not withhold any facts from the person whose advice you seek.

Abu Bakr

Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not his own facts.

Daniel Patrick Moynihan

Mankind is divided into rich and poor, into property owners and exploited; and to abstract oneself from this fundamental division; and from the antagonism between poor and rich means abstracting oneself from fundamental facts.

Joseph Stalin

As far as I know, only a small minority of mathematicians, even of those with Platonist views, accept the idea that there may be mathematical facts which are true but unknowable.

Abraham Robinson

That's always an interesting concept when you try to make your dream into a reality and you come up against the facts of exactly what it is you're attempting to do.

Karl Urban

I hate facts. I always say the chief end of man is to form general propositions -- adding that no general proposition is worth a damn.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Don't divide the world into "them" and "us." Avoid infatuation with or resentment of the press, the Congress, rivals, or opponents. Accept them as facts. They have their jobs and you have yours.

Donald Rumsfeld

The jury has the right to determine both the law and the facts.

Samuel Chase

I have a theory about the human mind. A brain is a lot like a computer. It will only take so many facts, and then it will go on overload and blow up.

Erma Bombeck

The degree of one's emotions varies inversely with one's knowledge of the facts.

Bertrand Russell

The sway of alcohol over mankind is unquestionably due to its power to stimulate the mystical faculties of human nature, usually crushed to earth by the cold facts and dry criticisms of the sober hour.

William James

Never face facts; if you do you'll never get up in the morning.

Marlo Thomas

The theory that can absorb the greatest number of facts, and persist in doing so, generation after generation, through all changes of opinion and detail, is the one that must rule all observation.

Adam Smith

Facts are the air of scientists. Without them you can never fly.

Linus Pauling

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

Mark Twain

Once we thought, journalists and readers alike, that if we put together enough "facts" and gave them a fast stir, we would come up with something that, at least by the standards of short-order cooks, could be called the truth.

Melvin Maddocks

The reporter is the daily prisoner of clocked facts. On all working days, he is expected to do his best in one swift swipe at each story.

Jim Bishop

To conclude that women are unfitted to the task of our historic society seems to me the equivalent of closing male eyes to female facts.

Lyndon B. Johnson

I will try to cram these paragraphs full of facts and give them a weight and shape no greater than that of a cloud of blue butterflies.

Brendan Gill

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

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