Personal Proverbs

Facts are neither Conservative nor Liberal.

Any idea that requires invoking falsehoods as a defense is not an idea worth defending. --- Internet comment.

Facts are stubborn things.  ---John Adams

This is a gathering of thoughts, quotes, sayings, and yes, proverbs.  Some are my own, some are things I have picked up here and there.  Some are quotes that I can attribute to someone specific (and have).  I will add to these as things strike me as meaningful and/or true.