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Accuracy of statement is one of the first elements of truth; inaccuracy is a near kin to falsehood.

Author: Tryon Edwards (1809-1894)

Profession: American Theologian

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

Author: Tryon Edwards (1809-1894)

Profession: American Theologian

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

Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864)

Profession: American Novelist, Short Story Writer

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

Author: Charles Simmons


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

Author: Adlai E. Stevenson (1900-1965)

Profession: American Lawyer, Politician

Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.

Author: Source Unknown