The material referenced on February 5th is from "Building Better Secularists"
an essay by David Brooks published in the New York Times.
"Due to the instinct for truth in human nature, absolute lies are not as effective as some people think.
"With half-truths and quarter-truths, on the other hand, you can make people believe almost anything
shows up in a variety of sources, but none of them appear to tie
this quotation to a specific person.