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evidence Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes about evidence
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“JUROR #8: The old man—“I’m gonna kill you,” body hitting the floor a second later—would have had to hear the boy’s words with the el [train] roaring past his nose!”
Reginald Rose
author
12 Angry Men
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“I never spoke more plainly in my life. Try believing the evidence instead of insisting that the cameras must be at fault because what they saw was not what you expected.”
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“I can give you convincing evidence of what I say, not words only, but what you value far more—actions.”
Plato
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Socrates
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“Sometimes people hold a core belief that is very strong. When they are presented with evidence that works against that belief, the new evidence cannot be accepted.”
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A hundred suspicions don’t make a proof.
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“Listen, Tommy, your art, it is important. And not just because it’s evidence. But for your own sake. You’ll get a lot from it, just for yourself.”
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“Take nothing on its looks; take everything on evidence. There’s no better rule.”
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“Speculation was a waste of time: he must wait until there was more evidence.”
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“The book is true, and if evidence seems to contradict it, it is the evidence that must be thrown out not the book.”

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