Errors Quotes

Truth is immortal; error is mortal.

Mary Baker Eddy

Any man whose errors take ten years to correct is quite a man.

J. Robert Oppenheimer

Error is a hardy plant; it flourisheth in every coil; In the heart of the wise and good, alike with the wicked and foolish; For there is no error so crooked, but it hath in it some lines of truth.

Martin Fraquhar Tupper

Darwin himself, in his day, was unable to fight free of the theoretical errors of which he was guilty. It was the classics of Marxism that revealed those errors and pointed them out.

Trofim Lysenko

Errors of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it.

Thomas Jefferson

Errors like straws upon the surface flow: Who would search for pearls must dive below.

John Dryden

No cause is helpless if it is just. Errors, no matter how popular, carry the seeds of their own destruction.

John W. Scoville

From the errors of others, a wise man corrects his own.

Publilius Syrus

An error is the more dangerous in proportion to the degree of truth which it contains.

Henri Frederic Amiel

Even the youngest of us may be wrong sometimes.

George Bernard Shaw

No man\'s error becomes his own Law; nor obliges him to persist in it.

Thomas Hobbes

Our errors are surely not such awfully solemn things. In a world where we are so certain to incur them in spite of all our caution, a certain lightness of heart seems healthier than this excessive nervousness on their behalf.

William James

There is no error so monstrous that it fails to find defenders among the ablest men.

John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton

It is, of course, merely a truism to say that war, like other social or political evils, is the outcome of the bad management of human society, which is, in its turn, due to certain errors or deficiencies. But our task is to discern the sort of error or deficiency.

Sir Norman Angell

Nietzsche says that as soon as he had read a single page of Schopenhauer, he knew he would read every page of him and pay heed to every word, even to the errors he might find. Every intellectual aspirant will be able to name men whom he has read in this way.

Georg Morris Cohen Brandes

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Updated On : September 08, 2013
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