Errors Quotes

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.

Abraham Lincoln

It is only an error in judgment to make a mistake, but it shows infirmity of character to adhere to it when discovered.

Christian Nevell Bovee

A subtle thought that is in error may yet give rise to fruitful inquiry that can establish truths of great value.

Isaac Asimov

The errors of women spring, almost always, from their faith in the good, or their confidence in the true.

Honore de Balzac

From error to error, one discovers the entire truth.

Sigmund Freud

The stream of time sweeps away errors, and leaves the truth for the inheritance of humanity.

Georg Brandes

Great feelings will often take the aspect of error, and great faith the aspect of illusion.

Robert Burton

To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact.

Charles Darwin

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.

Thomas Jefferson

Error is the force that welds men together; truth is communicated to men only by deeds of truth.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Admitting Error clears the Score, And proves you Wiser than before.

Arthur Guiterman

The weak have one weapon: the errors of those who think they are strong.

Georges Bidault

A man of genius makes no mistakes; his errors are volitional and are the portals of discovery.

James Joyce

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.

Colin Firth

An expert is a person who avoids the small errors while sweeping on to the grand fallacy.

Steven Weinberg

An intelligent person is never afraid or ashamed to find errors in his understanding of things.

Bryant H. McGill

Errors of taste are very often the outward sign of a deep fault of sensibility.

Jonathan Miller

Errors using inadequate data are much less than those using no data at all.

Charles Babbage

Errors, to be dangerous, must have a great deal of truth mingled with them. It is only from this alliance that they can ever obtain an extensive circulation.

Sydney Smith

Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don\'t fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.

Jim Rohn

Failure is simply a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.

Jim Rohn

Football is a game of errors. The team that makes the fewest errors in a game usually wins.

Paul Brown

Generally speaking, the errors in religion are dangerous; those in philosophy only ridiculous.

David Hume

He who knows nothing is closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors.

Thomas Jefferson

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Updated On : September 08, 2013
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