Quotes: fallacious

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  • Primo Levi
    Primo Levi
    Italian chemist, writer 1919-1987
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    Human memory is a marvelous but fallacious instrument. The memories which lie within us are not carved in stone; not only do they tend to become erased as the years go by, but often they change, or even increase by incorporating extraneous features.
  • Sydney Smith
    Sydney Smith
    English writer and cleric 1771-1845
    Sydney Smith
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    Oh, don't tell me of facts - I never believe facts: you know Canning said nothing was so fallacious as facts, except figures.
  • Edward Gibbon
    Edward Gibbon
    British historian 1737-1794
    Edward Gibbon
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    The laws of probability, so true in general, so fallacious in particular.
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