Quotes of Census

“ The true test of a civilization is not the census, nor the size of the cities, nor the cropso, but the kind of man the country turns out. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ Statisticians probably do it. ”

- Dizzy Dean

“ Shall we then judge a country by the majority, or by the minority? By the minority, surely. 'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or other than by their importance to the mind of the time. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson
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