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Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.
- John Adams 'Argument in Defense of the Soldiers in the Boston Massacre Trials'
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
- Albert Einstein
Where facts are few, experts are many.
- Donald R. Gannon
Count Hermann Keyserling once said truly that the greatest American superstition was belief in facts.
- John Gunther
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
- Aldous Huxley "Proper Studies"
Facts are facts and will not disappear on account of your likes.
- Jawaharlal Nehru
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 Cardinal Newman
Facts are stupid things.
- Ronald Reagan
He is indebted to his memory for his jests and to his imagination for his facts.
- Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please.
- Mark Twain