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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

Picture quote by Albert Einstein about education

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

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

Picture quote by Maya Angelou about difference

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

Picture quote by Mark Twain about facts

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

Picture quote by Friedrich Nietzsche about thinking

There are no facts, only interpretations. ⏤ Friedrich Nietzsche

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

Picture quote by Ricky Gervais about facts

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

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

Mark Twain, author

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

Maya Angelou, poet

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, novelist

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

Sonia Sotomayor, judge

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

Dale Carnegie, writer

There are no facts, only interpretations.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

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

Albert Einstein, physicist

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

Lily Tomlin, actress

Measure three times before you cut once.


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

William Faulkner,

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

E. B. White, writer

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, author

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

Pablo Picasso, painter

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, philosopher

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, president

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

Rod Serling, writer

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

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

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

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Facts are stubborn, but statistics are more pliable.

Mark Twain, author

The fastidious are unfortunate; nothing satisfies them.

Jean De La Fontaine, poet

There is nothing as deceptive as an obvious fact.

Arthur Conan Doyle, writer

A concept is stronger than a fact.

Charlotte Perkins Gilman, writer

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

Francois FeNelon, clergyman

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

George Eliot, author

Facts are counterrevolutionary.

Eric Hoffer, writer

Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.


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

Charles Simmons, politician

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

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

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


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, businessman

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

Paul Eldridge, educator

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

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, clergyman

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

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

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

Henry Adams, historian

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

Robert Staughton Lynd, sociologist

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, psychologist

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

Edmund Burke, statesman

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

Jawaharlal Nehru, leader

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, poet

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, author

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

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

The fatal futility of Fact.

Henry James, writer

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

Charles Darwin, naturalist

The fewer the facts, the stronger the opinion.

Arnold H. Glasow, author

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, theologian

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

St. Francis De Sales,

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

Heraclitus, philosopher

Anyone who knows a strange fact shares in its singularity.

Jean Genet, dramatist

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, clergyman

Trifles make perfection, but perfection is no trifle.

Michelangelo Buonarroti,

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

Arthur Conan Doyle, writer

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, psychologist

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, businesswoman

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., judge

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, leader

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, actor

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, mathematician

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, politician

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, author

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

Tom Stoppard, dramatist

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

Thomas Hobbes, philosopher

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

Werner Herzog, director

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

Adam Smith, economist

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, author

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, mathematician

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, physicist

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, novelist

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

Christina Rossetti, poet

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, theologian

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

Samuel Chase, judge

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

Daniel Patrick Moynihan, politician

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

Abu Bakr, leader

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

Edward Gibbon, historian

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, novelist

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

Thomas Henry Huxley, biologist

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

Walter Benjamin, critic

People can refute your facts, but never your feelings.

Sharon Anthony Bower,

Where facts are few, experts are many.


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

James Gordon Bennett, editor

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, mathematician

Time dissipates to shining ether the solid angularity of facts.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

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

Ivan Pavlov, psychologist

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, soldier

How, possibly, could the police have made the 'mistake' of charging the wrong man with the notorious Red Light Bandit crimes? That also is something that is fully revealed in the Pandora's Box of facts I have prepared.

Caryl Chessman, celebrity

But, as we have before been led to remark, most of Mr. Darwin's statements elude, by their vagueness and incompleteness, the test of Natural History facts.

Richard Owen, scientist

Facts do not speak.

Henri Poincare, mathematician

But I love honesty, and, therefore; do I make great account of facts.

Gerrit Smith, politician

The un-conscious distortion of the facts is almost harmless compared to the unconscious neglect of an animal's mental life until it verges on the unusual and marvelous.

Edward Thorndike, psychologist

Science is facts.

Henri Poincare, mathematician

The Administration should never have walked away from the Kyoto Treaty. Global warming is real and it is here today. The facts aren't the issue. The policy is the issue. I think the Administration's policy on global warming is dead wrong.

Ted Kulongoski, politician

Truth in science is always determined from observational facts.

David Douglass, physicist

If the facts are contrary to any predictions, then the hypothesis is wrong no matter how appealing.

David Douglass, physicist

Accuracy is to a newspaper what virtue is to a lady, but a newspaper can always print a retraction.

Adlai Stevenson, politician

There is a class, moreover, by whom all these scientific theories, and more are held as ascertained facts, and as the basis of philosophical inferences which strike at the root of theistic beliefs.

Asa Gray, scientist

So I think it's important to communicate with the people in terms of what the real facts are on these proposals and try to have a discussion and a dialogue that gives people information. I think they're hungry for that rather than just political rhetoric.

John Podesta, lawyer

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