Quotes: necromancy

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  • Elwyn Brooks White
    Elwyn Brooks White
    American writer 1899-1985
    Elwyn Brooks White
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    The so-called science of poll-taking is not a science at all but mere necromancy. People are unpredictable by nature, and although you can take a nation's pulse, you can't be sure that the nation hasn't just run up a flight of stairs.

Subjects in these quotes:

  1. unpredictable
  2. necromancy
  3. although
  4. nature
  5. nation
  6. flight