George Gallup, also Gallop

George
Gallup, also Gallop
1901
1984

Statistician and Pollster, founded American Institute of Public Opinion which evolved into The Gallup Organization

Author Quotes

Not everything that can be counted counts; and not everything that counts can be counted.

The common people of America display a quality of good common sense which is heartening to anyone who believes in the democratic process.

I could prove God statistically. Take the human body alone - the chances that all the functions of an individual would just happen is a statistical monstrosity.

Polling is merely an instrument for gauging public opinion. When a president or any other leader pays attention to poll results, he is, in effect, paying attention to the views of the people. Any other interpretation is nonsense.

If there is one single secret to long life, that secret is moderation.

Author Picture
First Name
George
Last Name
Gallup, also Gallop
Birth Date
1901
Death Date
1984
Bio

Statistician and Pollster, founded American Institute of Public Opinion which evolved into The Gallup Organization