Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not to his own facts.
I love agitation and investigation and glory in defending unpopular truth against popular error.
Man will occasionally stumble over the truth, but most times he will pick himself up and carry on.
It’s difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends on him not understanding it.
The technique of infamy is to start two lies at once and get people arguing which is the truth.
A half truth is a whole lie.
Like all valuable commodities, truth is often counterfeited.
Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclination, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.
It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.
‘Liar’ is just as ugly a word as ‘thief,’ because it implies the presence of just as ugly a sin in one case as in the other. If a man lies under oath or procures the lie of another under oath, if he perjures himself or suborns perjury, he is guilty under the statute law.