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" Someone once said that there are three kinds of lies: "lies, damned lies, and statistics. "
Bolshevik Propaganda: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on the ... - Page 621
by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary - 1919 - 1265 pages
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Extension of Rent Control, 1950: Hearings Before ... , 81-2 on H.R. 8276 ...

United States. Congress. House. Banking and Currency Committee - 1950 - 586 pages
...rumors going about town that in some cases rents have been raised "100 and 200 percent." Someone once said that there are three kinds of lies: "lies, damned lies, and statistics." Nothing can be more deceptive than a statistic, especially if it is an unexplained or unevaluated statistic....
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Extension of Rent Control: Hearings Before the Committee on Banking and ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking and Currency - Housing - 1950 - 714 pages
...rumors going about town that in some cases rents have been raised "100 and 200 percent." Someone once said that there are three kinds of lies: "lies, damned lies, and statistics." Nothing can be more deceptive than a statistic, especially if it is an unexplained or unevaluated statistic....
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Extension of Rent Control, 1950: Hearings Before the Committee on Banking ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking and Currency - Rent - 1950 - 582 pages
...rumors going about town that in some cases rents have been raised "100 and 200 percent." Someone once said that there are three kinds of lies: "lies, damned lies, and statistics." Nothing can be more deceptive than a statistic, especially if it is an unexplained or unevaluated statistic....
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Parliamentary Debates: Official Report, Volume 25

Ceylon. Pārlimēntuva. House of Representatives - Sri Lanka - 1956 - 996 pages
...different figures meaning different things. I recall to mind the inimitable Lloyd George's famous dictum that there are three kinds of lies : lies, damned lies and statistics. The hon. Member must be careful. These figures are figures intended to arrive at the same conclusion,...
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Committee Prints

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Government Operations - 1967 - 1554 pages
...officials have learned this lesson. It will be a sad day if the people come to agree with Mark Twain u;{1{ } m 1]^ r i \薟J ֨ ɵ [ζ 5x vf u v n 8qa_ # Clear and reasoned policy, approved at the top of the government, is the precondition of effective...
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Public Works for Water and Power Development and Atomic Energy ..., Part 3

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Public Works - Water resources development - 1972 - 1494 pages
...determination to support preconceived conclusions. Disraeli is quoted in the Nader report to the effect that "there are three kinds of lies — lies, damned lies, and statistics." This analysis of the Nader task force report may be useful in determining which words and statistics...
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Hearings, Volume 3

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations - 1972 - 2346 pages
...determination to support preconceived conclusions. Disraeli is quoted in the Nader report to the effect that "there are three kinds of lies — lies, damned lies, and statistics." This analysis of the Nader task force report may be useful in determining which words and statistics...
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Public Financing of Federal Elections, Hearings Before the Subcommittee on ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Rules and Administration Committee - 1973 - 664 pages
...listening to, if we do not know as much about it as we say. I guess it was Disraeli who once said, there are three kinds of lies; lies, damned lies, and statistics. And we have heard, I think, some of the third kind of lie today — and on previous occasions. I have heard...
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Equal Credit Opportunity Act Amendments and Consumer Leasing Act -- 1075 ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs - 1975 - 758 pages
...income, the concern that arises is one which goes directly to your request. Benjamin Disraeli once said there are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics. And, statistical analysis, although in a generalized way has a lot of merit, makes a lot of sense, as we...
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Proceedings of the Interdepartmental Workers' Compensation Task Force ...

Occupational diseases - 1976 - 1068 pages
...of occupational and environmental disease? Let us examine the numbers, but with Disraeli's reminder that there are three kinds of lies : Lies, damned lies, and statistics. Most epidemiological evidence for the identification of causal agents comes from the occupational setting,...
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