Top Facts Quotes On Truth, Life, Evidence

These facts quotes will inspire you. Facts are a thing that is known or proved to be true or information used as evidence or as part of a report or news article.

A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging facts quotes, facts sayings, and facts proverbs.

Best Facts Quotes

  1. “Facts are stubborn, but statistics are more pliable.” ~ Mark Twain
  2. “Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.” ~ Aldous Huxley
  3. “Facts are many, but the truth is one.” ~ Rabindranath Tagore
  4. “Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.” ~ William James
  5. “Most of the greatest evils that man has inflicted upon man have come through people feeling quite certain about something which, in fact, was false.” ~ Bertrand Russell

  6. “Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
  7. “Now, what I want is Facts. Teach these boys and girls nothing but Facts. Facts alone are wanted in life. Plant nothing else, and root out everything else. You can only form the minds of reasoning animals upon Facts; nothing else will ever be of any service to them.” ~ Charles Dickens
  8. “There’s a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth.” ~ Maya Angelou , Facts quotes and truth
  9. “Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence: nor is the law less stable than the fact.” ~ John Adams
  10. “Truth is ever to be found in the simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.” ~ Isaac Newton

  11. “It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts.” ~ Arthur Conan Doyle
  12. “Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.” ~ Marcus Aurelius
  13. “Facts alone are wanted in life. Plant nothing else, and root out everything else.” ~ Charles Dickens
  14. “Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.” ~ Henry Adams
  15. “Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts.” ~ Henry Adams

  16. “Memories of the past are not memories of facts but memories of your imaginings of the facts.” ~ Philip Roth
  17. “Science is the knowledge of consequences, and dependence of one fact upon another.” ~ Thomas Hobbes
  18. “I am turned into a sort of machine for observing facts and grinding out conclusions.” ~ Charles Darwin
  19. “A world of facts lies outside and beyond the world of words.” ~ Thomas Huxley
  20. “I grow daily to honor facts more and more, and theory less and less.” ~ Thomas Carlyle

  21. “A fact is a simple statement that everyone believes. It is innocent unless found guilty. A hypothesis is a novel suggestion that no one wants to believe. It is guilty until found effective.” ~ Edward Teller
  22. “Facts are facts and will not disappear on account of your likes.” ~ Jawaharlal Nehru
  23. “We have in fact, two kinds of morality, side by side: one which we preach, but do not practice, and another which we practice, but seldom preach.” ~ Bertrand Russell
  24. “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, or indulge in sheer diabolism.” ~ Aldous Huxley
  25. “For every fact, there is an infinity of hypotheses.” ~ Robert M. Pirsig

  26. “Trust your hunches… Hunches are usually based on facts filed away just below the conscious level.” ~ Joyce Brothers
  27. “It could probably be shown by facts and figures that there is no distinctly native criminal class except Congress.” ~ Mark Twain
  28. “Facts are stupid things — stubborn things, I should say.” ~ Ronald Reagan
  29. “Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every conceived notion, follow humbly wherever and whatever abysses nature leads, or you will learn nothing.” ~ Thomas Huxley
  30. “I have great belief in the fact that whenever there is chaos, it creates wonderful thinking. I consider chaos a gift.” ~ Septima Poinsette Clark

  31. “We are part of this universe; we are in this universe, but perhaps more important than both of those facts, is that the universe is in us.” ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson
  32. “A ‘fact’ merely marks the point where we have agreed to let investigation cease.” ~ Bliss Carman
  33. “There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.” ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
  34. “A hallucination is a fact, not an error; what is erroneous is a judgment based upon it.” ~ Bertrand Russell
  35. “There are in fact two things, science, and opinion. The former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.” ~ Hippocrates

  36. “I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge.” ~ Robert Fulghum
  37. “As a rule, we disbelieve all the facts and theories for which we have no use.” ~ William James
  38. “I am not one of those who in expressing opinions confine themselves to facts.” ~ Mark Twain
  39. “A myth is, of course, not a fairy story. It is the presentation of facts belonging to one category in the idioms appropriate to another. To explode a myth is accordingly not to deny the facts but to re-allocate them.” ~ Gilbert Ryle
  40. “To some lawyers, all facts are created equal.” ~ Felix Frankfurter

  41. “The fact that you are willing to say, ‘I do not understand, and it is fine,’ is the greatest understanding you could exhibit.” ~ Wayne Dyer
  42. “History fades into fable; fact becomes clouded with doubt and controversy; the inscription molders from the tablet: the statue falls from the pedestal. Columns, arches, pyramids, what are they but heaps of sand; and their epitaphs, but characters written in the dust?” ~ Washington Irving
  43. “Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts.” ~ George Santayana
  44. “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.” ~ Theodosius Dobzhansky
  45. “Beauty is an opinion, not a fact.” ~ Hayden Panettiere

  46. “Comment is free but facts are sacred.” ~ C. P. Scott
  47. “People can refute your facts, but never your feelings.” ~ Sharon Anthony Bower
  48. “The fatal futility of Fact.” ~ Henry James
  49. “Conclusive facts are inseparable from inconclusive except by a head that already understands and knows.” ~ Thomas Carlyle
  50. “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

  51. “I have always found that if I move with seventy-five percent or more of the facts that I usually never regret it. It’s the guys who wait to have everything perfect that drive you crazy.” ~ Lee Iacocca
  52. “It is often stated that of all the theories proposed in this century, the silliest is quantum theory. In fact, some say that the only thing that quantum theory has going for it is that it is unquestionably correct.” ~ Michio Kaku
  53. “I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.” ~ Henry David Thoreau , Facts quotes about life
  54. “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
  55. “There is something fascinating about science. One gets such wholesale returns of conjecture out of such a trifling investment of fact.” ~ Mark Twain

  56. “Facts and theories are different things, not rungs in a hierarchy of increasing certainty. Facts are the world’s data. Theories are structures of ideas that explain and interpret facts. Facts do not go away while scientists debate rival theories for explaining them. Einstein’s theory of gravitation replaced Newton’s, but apples did not suspend themselves in mid-air pending the outcome.” ~ Stephen Jay Gould
  57. “The best current evidence is that media are mere vehicles that deliver instruction but do not influence student achievement any more than the truck that delivers groceries causes change in our nutrition.” ~ Richard A. Clarke , Facts quotes and evidence
  58. “A concept is stronger than a fact.” ~ Charlotte Perkins Gilman
  59. “The facts: nothing matters but the facts: worship of the facts leads to everything, to happiness first of all and then to wealth.” ~ Edmond de Goncourt

  60. “Any fact that needs to be disclosed should be put out now or as quickly as possible because otherwise, the bleeding will not end.” ~ Henry A. Kissinger”Attitudes are more important than facts.” ~ George MacDonald
  61. “The construction of life is at present in the power of facts far more than convictions.” ~ Walter Benjamin
  62. “I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.” ~ Robert Fulghum
  63. “Sometimes, fact mixed with fiction so thoroughly that, though no lies were told, it was hard to remember what was strictly true.” ~ Stephenie Meyer

  64. “Now, what I want is, Facts. . . . Facts alone are wanted in life.” ~ Charles Dickens
  65. “Obviously the facts are never just coming at you but are incorporated by an imagination that is formed by your previous experience. Memories of the past are not memories of facts but memories of your imaginings of the facts.” ~ Philip Roth

Facts are something that truly exists or happens: something that has actual existence.

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