Are We Not All Guilty?

It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data.

Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts”

-Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

He died almost 100 years ago and we still haven’t learned that lesson.

It is prevalent in politics, the news and the workplace.

 

About Ray V.

Living between Aiken & Charleston,, South Carolina, USA, I like to share what I am looking at, thinking about or listening to. I refer to this as the view out my window. Thanks for stopping by.
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2 Responses to Are We Not All Guilty?

  1. Jim Borden says:

    it’s also important to be willing to change/update your beliefs once new/additional data comes in…

    Liked by 3 people

  2. We see it more and more every day!

    Like

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