If you shut your door to all errors, truth will be shut out.
So foolish is the heart of man that he ever puts his hope in the future, learning nothing from his past errors and fancying that tomorrow must be better than today.
It is the highest form of self-respect to admit our errors and mistakes and make amends for them. To make a mistake is only an error in judgment, but to adhere to it when it is discovered shows infirmity of character.
I claim to be a simple individual liable to err like any other fellow mortal. I own, however, that I have humility enough to confess my errors and to retrace my steps.
A man\'s errors are his portals of discovery.
We ought not to look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dear bought experience.
No errors of opinion can possibly be dangerous in a country where opinion is left free to grapple with them
A man of genius makes no mistakes; his errors are volitional and are the portals of discovery.
A man of genius makes no mistakes. His errors are volitional and are the portals of discovery.
There are, in every age, new errors to be rectified and new prejudices to be opposed.
Players who commit errors need reassurance from the pitcher, who must harbor no grudges.
The most formidable weapon against errors of every kind is reason.
The weak have one weapon:the errors of those who think they are strong.
The weak have one weapon: the errors of those who think they are strong.
I feel a kind of reverence for the first books of young authors. There is so much aspiration in them, so much audacious hope and trembling fear, so much of the heart's history, that all errors and shortcomings are for a while lost sight of in the amiable self assertion of youth.
"They defend their errors as if they were defending their inheritance."
Football is a game of errors. The team that makes the fewest errors in a game usually wins.
The proper route to an understanding of the world is an examination of our errors about it.
An expert is a person who avoids the small errors while sweeping on to the grand fallacy.
I shall try to correct errors when shown to be errors, and I shall adopt new views so fast as they shall appear to be true views.
The errors of women spring, almost always, from their faith in the good, or their confidence in the true.
The stream of time sweeps away errors, and leaves the truth for the inheritance of humanity.
The people are the only censors of their governors, and even their errors will tend to keep these to the true principles of their institution.
Almost every comedy you see is about people making all wrong choices and making all the errors of judgement possible. Good comedy is when it works on this scale. Because it is psychologically very real.
An intelligent person is never afraid or ashamed to find errors in his understanding of things.