The Art of Tetman Callis Arthur Conan Doyle,Lit & Crit Assuming facts not in evidence is objectionable

Assuming facts not in evidence is objectionable

“It is a capital mistake to theorise before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts.” – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, “A Scandal in Bohemia”

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