“There is a magic in graphs. The proﬁle of a curve reveals in a ﬂash a whole situation – the life history of an epidemic, a panic, or an era of prosperity. The curve informs the mind, awakens the imagination, convinces.” – Henry D. Hubbard
“You can have data without information, but you cannot have information without data.” – Daniel Keys Moran
“Without big data analytics, companies are blind and deaf, wandering out onto the Web like deer on a freeway.” – Geoffrey Moore
“If you torture the data long enough, it will confess.” – Ronald Coase
“Data are just summaries of thousands of stories – tell a few of those stories to help make the data meaningful.” – Chip and Dan Heath
Published in English daily The Star, Malaysia, 30 May 2015
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