“Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.” - Wernher von Braun

“Generalizations are generally wrong.” - Butler Lampson

“Beware of the man who won't be bothered with details.” - William Feather

“If you torture the data enough, it will confess.” - Ronald Coase

“Lies, damn lies, and statistics.” - Mark Twain

"The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it." - George Bernard Shaw