Blink Quotes (2 quotes)
It is as fatal as it is cowardly to blink facts because they are not to our taste.
From Presidential Address (1 Oct 1877), 'Science and Man', in The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art (Jan 1878), N.S. 27, No. 1, 75. Also in Fragments of Science (1879), Vol. 2, 362.
To blink facts is as safe as to fight blindfolded.
By Glen B. Winship, editor, in 'Foreword', Sinclairs Magazine (Sep 1918), 2, No. 2, 1.