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" Disraeli once said there are three kinds of lies: lies; damned lies; and statistics. "
The Language of Money 3 - Page 309
by Edna Carew - 1996 - 353 pages
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Understanding and Using Statistics in Psychology: A Practical Introduction

Jeremy Miles, Philip Banyard - Psychology - 2007 - 356 pages
...statistics is commonly attributed to British Prime Minister, Benjamin Disraeli,1 who is reported to have said: There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics. Less well known is the comment attributed to another British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, who...
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The Middle Way: Finding Happiness in a World of Extremes

Lou Marinoff - Philosophy - 2007 - 626 pages
...point even more bluntly, Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister and caustic wit of that same Victorian era, said, "There are three kinds of lies: Lies, damned lies, and statistics." A serious point, which I will summarize for you here, underlies these jests. Statistics are correlations,...
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UnCommon Sense About Learning

..."news" as manipulated by journalists and politicians. Samuel Clemens humorously spoke to this issue when he said: There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics. Consider the dueling poll results which are the latest samplings by different polling companies with...
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