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Since the masses are always eager to believe something, for their benefit nothing is so easy to arrange as facts.
Charles M De Talleyrand
There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth.
Scientists often have a naive faith that if only they could discover enough facts about a problem, these facts would somehow arrange themselves in a compelling and true solution
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please.
Facts sometimes have a strange and bizarre power that makes their inherent truth seem unbelievable.
The main part of intellectual education is not the acquisition of facts but learning how to make facts live.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Truthiness is what you want the facts to be as opposed to what the facts are. What feels like the right answer as opposed to what reality will support.
People will generally accept facts as truth only if the facts agree with what they already believe.
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.
It is not so very important for a person to learn facts. For that he does not really need a college. He can learn them from books. The value of an education is a liberal arts college is not learning of many facts but the training of the mind to think something that cannot be learned from textbooks.
A hero is someone who rebels or seems to rebel against the facts of existence and seems to conquer them. Obviously that can only work at moments. It can't be a lasting thing. That's not saying that people shouldn't keep trying to rebel against the facts of existence. Someday, who knows, we might conquer death, disease and war.
From principles is derived probability, but truth or certainty is obtained only from facts.
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