An error is a mistake and it is perfectly human. Read some mistakes quotes and famous mistakes quotations and sayings to know how the world feels about it.

Mistakes Quotes

You have probably made countless mistakes. Thatís normal! But learning from them is more important rather than dwelling in the past. To err is human! Mistakes can be those in judgment, in words, in calculations, in opinions, in reasoning, in examinations or of carelessness, lack of knowledge and many more. Mistakes can be made in each sector of life and every single day. Interestingly it can be used in the verb (with and without objects), noun and idiom form. So, read on for some famous mistakes quotations and sayings.

Anyone who thinks my story is anywhere near over is sadly mistaken.

- Donald Trump

The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better.

- John Dewey

Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.

- Mahatma Gandhi

Do not think of your faults, still less of other's faults; look for what is good and strong, and try to imitate it. Your faults will drop off, like dead leaves, when their time comes.

- John Ruskin

Many people mistake our work for our vocation. Our vocation is the love of Jesus.

- Mother Teresa

The real and effectual discipline which is exercised over a workman is that of his customers. It is the fear of losing their employment which restrains his frauds and corrects his negligence.

- Adam Smith

A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appearance of being right.

- Thomas Paine

There is nothing quite so good as burial at sea. It is simple, tidy, and not very incriminating.

- Alfred Hitchcock

I made more lousy pictures than any actor in history.

- Humphrey Bogart

Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.

- Carl Jung

A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men.

- Roald Dahl

I don't see myself as beautiful, because I can see a lot of flaws. People have really odd opinions. They tell me I'm skinny, as if that's supposed to make me happy.

- Angelina Jolie

I like someone who is a little crazy but coming from a good place. I think scars are sexy because it means you made a mistake that led to a mess.

- Angelina Jolie

The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.

- Charles Barkley

When you blame yourself, you learn from it. If you blame someone else, you don't learn nothing, cause hey, it's not your fault, it's his fault, over there.

- Joe Strummer

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take .

- Wayne Gretzky

Any man worth his salt will stick up for what he believes right, but it takes a slightly better man to acknowledge instantly and without reservation that he is in error.

- Andrew Jackson

Sometimes you can't see yourself clearly until you see yourself through the eyes of others.

- Ellen DeGeneres

Early in life I had noticed that no event is ever correctly reported in a newspaper.

- George Orwell

You're not supposed to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who says it.

- Malcolm X

Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well.

- To Build A Fire , Jack London

What's right is what's left if you do everything else wrong.

- Robin Williams

America is a mistake, a giant mistake.

- Sigmund Freud

The task of the educator lies in seeing that the child does not confound good with immobility and evil with activity.

- Maria Montessori

Do not be bullied out of your common sense by the specialist; two to one, he is a pedant.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes

Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.

- R. Buckminster Fuller

When I am working on a problem, I never think about beauty but when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong.

- R. Buckminster Fuller

Wherever there is interest and power to do wrong, wrong will generally be done.

- James Madison

The truth is that all men having power ought to be mistrusted.

- James Madison

A man's conscience and his judgment is the same thing; and as the judgment, so also the conscience, may be erroneous.

- Thomas Hobbes

All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.

- John Locke

It is one thing to show a man that he is in an error, and another to put him in possession of the truth.

- John Locke

Advertisements contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper.

- Thomas Jefferson

Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.

- Oscar Wilde

It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.

- Thomas Jefferson

Ignorance and error are necessary to life, like bread and water.

- Anatole France

A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in the experience.

- Elbert Hubbard

Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is confined to a few particulars, and lies in a very narrow compass.

- Joseph Addison

To like an individual because he's black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn't white.

- E. E. Cummings

Children wish fathers looked but with their eyes; fathers that children with their judgment looked; and either may be wrong.

- William Shakespeare

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