Selected quotes about Statistics. Check out our extensive collection of quotations and sayings on Statistics and search our website for thousands of other quotes on various topics from a great variety of authors, movies and tv shows.

Quotes by Author: A · B · C · D · E · F · G · H · I · J · K · L · M · N · O · P · Q · R · S · T · U · V · W · X · Y · Z

Movies by Year: 2015 · 2014 · 2013 · 2012 · 2011 · 2010 · 2009 · 2008 · 2007 · 2006 · 2005 · 2004 · 2003 · 2002 · MORE..

Statistics quotes

Dizzy Dean
I never keep a scorecard or the batting averages. I hate statistics. What I got to know, I keep in my head.

Benjamin Disraeli
There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.

Mark Twain
Figures often beguile me, particularly when I have the arranging of them myself in which case the remark attributed to Disraeli would often apply with justice and force: There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.

William W. Watt
Do not put your faith in what statistics say until you have carefully considered what they do not say.

Evan Esar
Definition of Statistics: The science of producing unreliable facts from reliable figures.

Abraham Lincoln
The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just.

Evan Esar
Statistics: The only science that enables different experts using the same figures to draw different conclusions.

Rex Stout
There are two kinds of statistics: the kind you look up and the kind you make up

Previous   1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5   Next