"There are only two ways of telling the complete truth - anonymously and posthumously."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Thomas Sowell on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Thomas Sowell on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Thomas Sowell on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."Thomas Sowell on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Thomas Sowell on Winston Churchill
"It is amazing that people who think we cannot afford to pay for doctors, hospitals, and medication somehow think that we can afford to pay for doctors, hospitals, medication and a government bureaucracy to administer it."
"The most basic question is not what is best, but who shall decide what is best."
"Wishful thinking is not idealism. It is self-indulgence at best and self-exaltation at worst. In either case, it is usually at the expense of others. In other words, it is the opposite of idealism."
"If people in the media cannot decide whether they are in the business of reporting news or manufacturing propaganda, it is all the more important that the public understand that difference, and choose their news sources accordingly."
"Too much of what is called 'education' is little more than an expensive isolation from reality."