Google Again: Linking Out To High Authority Sites Does Not Help With Your Rankings

Now, this is not the first time John or Google has said this. Here are more times:

Google Reminder: Linking To High Authority Websites Do Not Help With SEO
Google: There Isn’t An SEO Advantage To Linking Externally
Google: Outbound Links Are Not A Ranking Factor

Google Again: Linking Out To High Authority Sites Does Not Help With Your Rankings
Google Again: Linking Out To High Authority Sites Does Not Help With Your Rankings