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An educated person is one who has learned that information almost always turns out to be at best incomplete and very often false, misleading, fictitious, mendacious - just dead wrong.
There are few things more dishonorable than misleading the young.
It is a rare mind indeed that can render the hitherto non-existent blindingly obvious. The cry 'I could have thought of that' is a very popular and misleading one, for the fact is that they didn't, and a very significant and revealing fact it is too.
Though analogy is often misleading, it is the least misleading thing we have.
But even in the Christian religion, much of its real meaning is hidden by words that are misleading and symbols that but few understand.
I'll never tell a lie. I'll never make a misleading statement. I'll never betray the confidence that any of you had in me. And I'll never avoid a controversial issue.
Long run is a misleading guide to current affairs. In the long run we are all dead.
John Maynard Keynes
There is a misleading, unwritten rule that states if a quote giving advice comes from someone famous, very old, or Greek, then it must be good advice.
One of the most misleading representational techniques in our language is the use of the word 'I.'
How often misused words generate misleading thoughts.
It is a fearful mistake for us to neglect the study of the Bible to investigate theories that are misleading, diverting minds from the words of Christ to fallacies of human production.
Ellen G. White
Lyrics are always misleading because they make people think that that's what the music is about.
The idea that men are created free and equal is both true and misleading: men are created different; they lose their social freedom and their individual autonomy in seeking to become like each other.
You have to steer a course between not appalling people, but at the same time not misleading them.
I like, though, that people have a hunger to connect with other people. They're desperate to know that you're not lying to them or misleading them.
I am one who believes that one of the greatest dangers of advertising is not that of misleading people, but that of boring them to death.
Calling China's online censorship system a 'Great Firewall' is increasingly trendy, but misleading. All walls, being the creation of engineers, can be breached with the right tools.
The lessons taught in great books are misleading. The commerce in life is rarely so simple and never so just.
The use of the term art medium is, to say the least, misleading, for it is the artist that creates a work of art not the medium. It is the artist in photography that gives form to content by a distillation of ideas, thought, experience, insight and understanding.
Science's domain is the natural. If you want to understand the natural world and be sure you're not misleading yourself, science is the way to do it.
There's something very misleading about the literary culture that looks at writers in their 30s and calls them 'budding' or 'promising', when in fact they're peaking.
I'm so reluctant to do newspaper interviews because it's so misleading how they interpret what you say.
While analogies are useful, however, they can also be misleading. They smuggle in assumptions that can be wrong.
I feel like bands should be growing, living, functioning entities and to crystallize a band into a single album, and for that to be a touchstone - I understand it from a fan's perspective but I also feel like it's a little bit misleading in terms of the way bands actually function.
I think the attempt to draw a comparison between Iran and Syria is false, misleading and dangerous.
French and German illustrate the misleading character of apparent grammatical simplicity just as well.
Everyone has a right to change their consciousness, but ultimately the whole process is misleading.
In examining the CIA's past and present use of the U.S. media, the Committee finds two reasons for concern. The first is the potential, inherent in covert media operations, for manipulating or incidentally misleading the American public.
The World War broke out with such elemental violence, and with such resort to all means for leading or misleading public opinion, that no time was available for reflection and consideration.
One of the worst things to come out of the Consumer Protection Board's misleading claims is the impression that government resources are to hard to get and just aren't available for regular people like you and I.
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