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Topic: statistics

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

TOPICS: statistics, humor

Statistics: the mathematical theory of ignorance.

TOPICS: statistics, humor

He uses statistics as a drunken man uses lamp posts—for support rather than illumination.

TOPICS: statistics, humor

Statistical thinking will one day be as necessary for efficient citizenship as the ability to read and write.

TOPICS: culture, statistics

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