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Accuracy

Success produces confidence, confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins that reputation which accuracy had raised. -
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty. - Charles Simmons
Accuracy and diligence are much more necessary to a lawyer than great comprehension of mind, or brilliancy of talent. - Daniel Webster
We live in a spelling bee culture where the demand is factual accuracy and everybody overlooks the absence of art or meaning in what's said. Too many people sent letters to Nero telling him he was fingering his fiddle wrong. This passion for data is a way of avoiding coming to terms with things. - Mark Harris
There is always a latent tension between what facilitates timely decision and what promotes thoroughness and accuracy in assessment. - Richard K. Betts
The accumulated research pertaining to the accuracy of our memories and beliefs can be summarized as follows: All memories and beliefs are subject to change and distortion. Conscious beliefs and memory recall are highly dependent on language, emotion, and social interaction; as these variables change, so do our memories and beliefs. Children’s memories and beliefs distinguish poorly between fantasies and facts. The older a memory, the more difficult it is to ascertain accuracy. - Andrew Newberg and Mark Robert Waldman
The game of life is a game of boomerangs. Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later with astounding accuracy. - Florence Scovel Shinn
The game of life is a game of boomerangs. Our thoughts, deeds, and words return to us sooner or later, with astounding accuracy. -
The game of life is the game of boomerangs. Our thoughts, deeds, and words return to us sooner or later, with astounding accuracy. -
Do not train boys to learning by force and harshness; but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each. - Plato
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