Quotes about Accuracy

Fast is fine, but accuracy is everything. Xenophon

Accuracy of observation is the equivalent of accuracy of thinking. Wallace Stevens

The first duty of a newspaper is to be accurate. If it be accurate, it follows that it is fair. Herbert Bayard Swope

Good writers are those who keep the language efficient. That is to say, keep it accurate, keep it clear. Ezra Pound

A woman’s guess is much more accurate than a man’s certainty. Rudyard Kipling

Put it before them briefly so they will read it, clearly so they will appreciate it, picturesquely so they will remember it and, above all, accurately so they will be guided by its light. Joseph Pulitzer

The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it. George Bernard Shaw