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Re: st: RE: RE: RE: -help- vs. -whelp-


From   Marcello Pagano <pagano@hsph.harvard.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: RE: RE: RE: -help- vs. -whelp-
Date   Tue, 11 Nov 2003 13:14:39 -0500

Unless we are to read this to imply that all consistency is foolish!

m.p.

Nick Cox wrote:

At least he didn't impugn statistical or computer people
-- in this quotation.
Nick n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk
Lee Sieswerda


Okay, how about this:

"A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds,
adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines."




and thus sacrificed consistency. (At this point some may want to quote Emerson.)
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