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Since all models are wrong the scientist must be alert to what is importantly wrong. It is inappropriate to be concerned about mice when there are tigers abroad.

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The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.

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How often have I said to you that when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth?

All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.

A lie told often enough becomes the truth.

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Truth is the only safe ground to stand on.

Truth persuades by teaching, but does not teach by persuading.

I never did give them hell. I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell.

Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities. Truth isn't.

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Love truth, and pardon error.

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