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|If they are convincing enough, then we may have to question whether we should |
even consider the evidence of the cases. ... To quote an old line, "The trouble
with people is not that they don't know but that they know so much that ain't so.
|I he human mind abhors the absence of explanation, but full understanding is |
never possible. ... In the words of the American humorist Josh Billings: The
trouble with people is not uh.it they don't know but that they know so much that
Ken Bain - 2004 - 207 pages
|Even if they know nothing about our subjects, they still use an existing mental |
model of something to build their ... "The trouble with people," Josh Billings once
remarked, "is not that they don't know but that they know so much that ain't so!
|Thomas Gilovich offers a wise and readable guide to the fallacy of the obvious in everyday life.|
|"The trouble with people is not that they don't know, but that they know so much |
that ain't so." "Josh Billings" (Henry Wheeler Shaw, 1818-1885) Once upon a time
, "Back in the old, old days (gosh fifteen or twenty years ago or so), there were no
|Roosevelt, Theodore But Justice, though her dome [doom] she doe prolong,Yet |
at the last she will her owne cause right. - Spenser ... Diderot, Denis The trouble
with people is not that they dont know but that they know so much that aint so.
|Corporate Tax Dodging and the Myth of Job Creation Greg LeRoy. The trouble |
with people is not that they don't know but that they know so much that ain't so. —
Josh Billings Foreword William Greider Some scandals in American political life ...
|You ain't got no reason to be sitting there now with all that crying, I never see |
anybody have trouble it did them any good to do the way you are doing, Lena.
You hear me Lena. ... I don't like to see you act so Lena when really you got a
nice man and so many things really any girl should ... They never know what it is
they're really wanting when they got it, Mrs. Aldrich. There's that ... Aldrich how
old people can be so bad to young girls and not have no kind of patience with
them. If Lena ...
|Some people say computers use more electricity because there's a big burst of |
electrical consumption when they are turned on. ... It is often said, “It's not the
things people don't know that get them into trouble but the things they know that
just ain't so. ... it became clear that the first step in understanding our energy
problems is to recognize that much of the accepted wisdom about energy simply
isn't true, ...
|I know all about how you are always making a fuss to be proud because you don'|
t holler so much when you run in to where ... And then, you kind of people are
very brave then, sure, with all your kinds of suffering, but the way I see it, going ...
I don't say, never, Melanctha, they ain't got good courage not to holler, but I never
did see much in looking for that kind of trouble just to show you ain't going to