Quotes: predictions

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  • Yogi Berra
    Yogi Berra
    American baseball player 1925-
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    It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.
  • Anthony Weiner
    Anthony Weiner
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    All those predictions about how much economic growth will be created by this, all of those new jobs, would be created by the things we wanted - the extension of unemployment insurance and middle class tax cuts. An estate tax for millionaires adds exactly zero jobs. A tax cut for billionaires - virtually none.
  • Astrological prayers seem to me to be built on as good reason as the predictions.
  • John Stuart Mill
    John Stuart Mill
    English economist 1806-1873
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    General laws may be laid down respecting the tides; predictions may be founded on those laws, and the result will in the main, though often not with complete accuracy, correspond to the predictions.
    Source: A System of Logic, Book 6, The Logic of the Moral Sciences Ch. 3
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
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    If I am going to trash others for their dumb predictions, I must at least hold myself to the same sort of accountability.
  • Yogi Berra
    Yogi Berra
    American baseball player 1925-
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    Making predictions is tough. Especially for the future.
  • Leo Tolstoy
    Leo Tolstoy
    Russian writer 1828-1910
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    The Brahmins say that in their books there are many predictions of times in which it will rain. But press those books as strongly as you can, you can not get out of them a drop of water. So you can not get out of all the books that contain the best precepts the smallest good deed.
  • George Jackson
    George Jackson
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    We must prove our predictions about the future with action.
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