Truth is emotional, it's fluid, and above all, it's human. No matter how quick we get with computers, no matter how much information we have, you'll never be able to remove the human from the truth-seeking exercise.

Markham Nolan

Quotation #16459

About This Quote


Source: "How to Separate Fact and Fiction Online." TEDSalon London Fall 2012. Nov. 2012. Conference Presentation. Additional Information: This quote by editor Markham Nolan means that we can never entirely rely on technology to determine if something is truth or a lie; humans are essential to this endeavor. The quote is from Nolan's 2012 TED Talk about how to verify if information shared online is true or false. Watch the full TED Talk here: Markham Nolan - How to Separate Fact and Fiction Online