Best 5 302 of Mistake quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 15 Sep

Paul Schneider

You just can't be scared to do things that you think are mistakes.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Pete Townshend

The circling horse was an oblique warning that i would repeat the same mistake eternally. Would the law of averages allow it? Can anything continue without change? Nothing else in nature behaves so consistently and rigidly as a human being in pursuit of hell.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sam Sheppard

I therefore believe that our system does not have a word for failed trial, and that is where the American public does not realize that our criminal justice system sometimes makes mistakes.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Henry Adams

The less a tourist knows, the fewer mistakes he need make, for he will not expect himself to explain ignorance.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Lucille Clifton

People wish to be poets more than they wish to write poetry, and that's a mistake. One should wish to celebrate more than one wishes to be celebrated.

By Anonym 13 Sep

William Martin

How do children learn to correct their mistakes? By watching how you correct yours. How do children learn to overcome their failures? By watching how you overcome yours. How do children learn to treat themselves with forgiveness? By watching you forgive yourself.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Vincent Van Gogh

That this awareness of my own fallibility will prevent me from making many mistakes doesn't alter the fact that I'm bound to make a great many mistakes anyway. But if we fall, we get up again!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Shirley Manson

I am naive. I make mistakes - But I don't give a rat's arse how I am perceived!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Anthony Standen

Chemists are, on the whole, like physicists, only 'less so'.They don't make quite the same wonderful mistakes, and much what they do is an art, related to cooking, instead of a true science. They have their moments, and their sources of legitimate pride. They don't split atoms, as the physicists do. They join them together, and a very praiseworthy activity that is.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Tye Sheridan

I think the mistake that people make often times is you just lose touch of reality and you have to never be afraid to call someone's bullshit or call someone's bluff when something doesn't make sense.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Paul Bettany

I was always waiting for the secret to be handed down to me. Ron Howard asked me what I was waiting for and I went, "Ron, I'm waiting to know the secret. I keep feeling there's some sort of secret that's going to passed on from a director." He went, "Oh no. There is none. You've just got to on and do it and make mistakes and figure it out.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Michelle Alexander

My fear is that we will mistake the brand, the "resistance," for greater unity than actually exists and wind up settling for any Democrat the next time around. We have an opportunity right now to build much greater consensus about the need for a meaningful alternative and building a truly transformational movement, town by town, city by city, that has the potential to help birth truly revolutionary change in this country. That potential exists. We got a glimpse of it when such enthusiasm erupted over a democratic socialist Bernie Sanders running for president.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Napoleon Hill

You cannot become a power in your community nor achieve enduring success in any worthy undertaking until you become big enough to blame yourself for your own mistakes and reverses.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Jackson

Thinking is the biggest mistake a dancer could make. You have to feel.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Arlene Dickinson

People give up control because they don't want to make mistakes.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Paolo Maldini

If I have to make a tackle then I have already made a mistake.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Eli Siegel

If a mistake is not a stepping stone, it is a mistake.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sanford I. Weill

If a person is not willing to make a mistake, you're never going to do anything right.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Meir Ezra

The only mistake you can make is not to decide.

By Anonym 14 Sep

David Brooks

Since 2005, a majority of Americans, according to the Gallup poll, have said it was wrong and a mistake to go into Iraq.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Charlie Munger

After nearly making a terrible mistake not buying See's, we've made this mistake many times. We are apparently slow learners. These opportunity costs don't show up on financial statements, but have cost us many billions.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin E. Sasse

Let's be clear: Has the U.S. ever made any mistakes? Of course.Is the U.S. at all like [Vladimir] Putin's regime? Not at all.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Roger Ebert

(Guy) Pearce, as the hero, makes the mistake of trying to give a good and realistic performance. (Jeremy) Irons at least knows what kind of movie he's in, and hams it up accordingly.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Oscar Wilde

I usually say what I really think. A great mistake nowadays. It makes one so liable to be misunderstood.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alexander Tsiaras

Even though I am a mathematician, I look at [fetal development] with marvel: How do these instruction sets not make mistakes as they build what is us?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Philip Pullman

Teachers often make the mistake of thinking they're the boss of the class; they're not. The boss of the class is sitting down there somewhere.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Rabindranath Tagore

False hope is clung to with all one's might and main, till a day comes when it has sucked the heart dry and it forcibly breaks through its bonds and departs. After that comes the misery of awakening, and then once again the longing to get back into the maze of the same mistakes.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alex Kurtzman

I think what people watch television for is the emotional continuity, from episode to episode, and feeling that the experience that they had, four episodes ago, has actually been building to an episode that comes later, and knowing that the characters are growing, as a result of that, and making mistakes, is really, really important to the way people connect to television.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Carol Grace

The freedom to make mistakes is the one and only bonus of getting old.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Sarah Kay

Forgive yourself for the decisions you have made, the ones you still call mistakes when you tuck them in at night.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Kristen Roupenian

. . . she thought, brightly, This is the worst life decision I have ever made! And she marveled at herself for a while, at the mystery of this person who'd just done this bizarre, inexplicable thing.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Lloyd

Demand perfection of yourself and you'll seldom attain it. Fear of making a mistake is the biggest single cause of making one. Relax - pursue excellence, not perfection.

By Anonym 13 Sep

George Berkeley

But the velocities of the velocities - the second, third, fourth, and fifth velocities, etc. - exceed, if I mistake not, all human understanding.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Henry Miller

Hitler is no worse, nay better, in my opinion, than the other lugs. He makes the German mistake of being tactless, that's all.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Desmond Tutu

Most of us have made the mistake that after they crossed the Red Sea they spent 40 years in the wilderness fighting amongst each other.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Barack Obama

For now, decisions are upon us and we cannot afford delay. We cannot mistake absolutism for principle or substitute spectacle for politics, or treat name-calling as reasoned debate.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ambrose Bierce

POLITICIAN, n. An eel in the fundamental mud upon which the superstructure of organized society is reared. When he wriggles, he mistakes the agitation of his tail for the trembling of the edifice.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Karl Popper

Our aim must be to make our successive mistakes as quickly as possible. To speed up evolution.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Valentine De Saint-point

Feminism is a political mistake. Feminism is a mistake made by women's intellect, a mistake which her instinct will recognize.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Dick Schaap

I think my mistakes were kind of common - leaning on cliches and adjectives in the place of clear, vivid writing. But at least I knew how to spell, which seems to be a rarity these days.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jimi Hendrix

They've imitated me so good that sometimes I hear people copying my mistakes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Chinua Achebe

I don't like to see mistakes on the typewriter. I like a perfect script. On the typewriter I will sometimes leave a phrase that is not right, not what I want, simply because to change it would be a bit messy.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Horatio Nelson

Gentlemen, when the enemy is committed to a mistake we must not interrupt him too soon.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sherrilyn Kenyon

Trust me, little one. Everyone makes mistakes. Even the gods, and ours are much worse than those of humans. Unlike humans, we don’t suffer alone. Rather, we share the pain with thousands. That’s why you must learn to be like your father. To hold in your tears and anger. Try not to punish what you love. (Artemis)

By Anonym 14 Sep

W. Brett Wilson

Never be afraid to fail. Be afraid of not learning from mistakes.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mary J. Blige

In your life there's peaks and valleys and sometimes we regress, and we don't even know we regress. You just have to learn how to accept all of your mistakes and learn to love yourself again.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Samuel R. Delany

It is not that love sometimes makes mistakes, but that it is, essentially, a mistake. We fall in love when our imagination projects nonexistent perfections on to another person. One day the phantasmagoria vanishes, and with it love dies.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elvis Stojko

I always push forward. It doesn't mean that I'll be perfect. I make mistakes -- but I learn from my mistakes, and move on.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Hugh Hefner

I think getting married was a mistake along the way, but at the same time I wouldn't have the wonderful children I have if I didn't get married.