At the heart of racism is the religious assertion that God made a creative mistake when He brought some people into being
This is one of the disadvantages of wine: it makes a man mistake words for thought.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof was to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
It is the common failing of totalitarian regimes that they cannot really understand the nature of our democracy. They mistake dissent for disloyalty. They mistake restlessness for a rejection of policy. They mistake a few committees for a country. They misjudge individual speeches for public policy
I hope you never fear those mountains in the distance. Never settle for the path of least resistance. Livin' might mean takin' chances but they're worth takin'. Lovin might be a mistake but it's worth makin
The most valuable thing you can make is a mistake - you can't learn anything from being perfect.
The most valuable thing you can make is a mistake Ė you canít learn anything from being perfect .
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Experience is that marvellous thing that enable you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
I sometimes react to making a mistake as if I have betrayed myself. My fear of making a mistake seems to be based on the hidden assumption that I am potentially perfect and that if I can just be very careful I will not fall from heaven. But a 'mistake' is a declaration of the way I am, a jolt to the way I intend, a reminder I am not dealing with the facts. When I have listened to my mistakes I have grown.
It is a mistake to try to look too far ahead. The chain of destiny can only be grasped one link at a time.
The greatest mistake a man can ever make is to be afraid of making one.
A mistake proves that someone stopped talking long enough to do something.
Our major obligation is not to mistake slogans for solutions
To desire immortality is to desire the eternal perpetuation of a great mistake
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Victory goes to the player who makes the next-to-last mistake.
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.
Inside every woman there is a Kali. [Hindu goddess who morphed into seven hidden beings to win a battle] Do not mistake the exterior for the interior.
Never mistake motion for action.
When you make a mistake, don't look back at it long. Take the reason of the thing into your mind, and then look forward. Mistakes are lessons of wisdom. The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
If angels rarely appear, it's because we all too often mistake the medium for the Message.
I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinions I have no respect.
There is no greater mistake than the hasty conclusion that opinions are worthless because they are badly argued.