Mistakes Quotes

If you have made mistakes, even serious ones, there is always another chance for you. What we call failure is not the falling down but the staying down.
Mary Pickford
Conte di camillo benso cavou - the man who trusts men will make fewer mistakes...

An expert is a person who has made all the mistakes that can be made in a very narrow field.
Niels Boh
Denis watley - you must learn from your past mistakes, but not...
It is better to be high - Spirited even though one makes more mistakes, than to be narrow - Minded and all to prudent.
Vincent Van Gogh
Remember your past mistakes just long enough to profit by them.
Dan McKinnon

Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.
Mahatma Gandhi
We must expect to fail... but fail in a learning posture, determined no to repeat the mistakes, and to maximize the benefits from what is learned in the process.
Ted W. Engstrom
People who make no mistakes lack boldness and the spirit of adventure. They are the brakes on the wheels of progress.
Dr. Dale E. Turne
It was when I found out I could make mistakes that I knew I was on to something.
Ornette Coleman
We are a people who do not want to keep much of the past in our heads. It is considered unhealthy in America to remember mistakes, neurotic to think about them, psychotic to dwell on them.
Lillian Hellman
A life spent making mistakes is not only most honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Unknown
Mistakes are the portals of discovery.
James Joyce
The physician can bury his mistakes, but the architect can only advise his client to plant vines - So they should go as far as possible from home to build their first buildings.
Frank Lloyd Wright, New York Times, October 4, 1953
Mistakes are a great educator when one is honest enough to admit them and willing to learn from them.
Author Unknown
It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can only do a little. Do what you can.
Sydney Smith
Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose. There are no mistakes, no coincidences, all events are blessings given to us to learn from.
Elisabeth Kuebler - Ross
People will listen a great deal more patiently while you explain your mistakes than when you explain your successes.
Wilbur N. Nesbit
To avoid situations in which you might make mistakes may be the biggest mistake of all.
Peter McWilliams, Life 101
While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, the other is busy making mistakes and becoming superior.
Henry C. Link
Love is the condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.... Jealousy is a disease, love is a healthy condition. The immature mind often mistakes one for the other, or assumes that the greater the love the greater the jealousy.
Robert Heinlein, Stranger in a Srange Land
Nearly all marriages, even happy ones, are mistakes in the sense that almost certainly in a more perfect world, or even with a little more care in this very imperfect one both partners might be found more suitable mates. But the real soul - Mate is the one you are actually married to.
J. R. R. Tolkien
Experience is what causes a person to make new mistakes instead of old ones.
Anonymous
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.
Dr. Dale E. Turne
We made too many wrong mistakes.
Yogi Berra
To make mistakes is human to stumble is commonplace to be able to laugh at yourself is maturity.
William Arthur Ward
Mistakes, obviously, show us what needs improving. Without mistakes, how would we know what we had to work on.
Peter McWilliams
A computer lets you make more mistakes faster than any invention in human history - with the possible exceptions of handguns and tequila.
Mitch Ratliffe
By and large, I seem to have made more mistakes than any others of whom I know, but have learned thereby to make ever swifter acknowledgment of the errors and thereafter immediately set about to deal more effectively with the truths disclosed by the acknowledgment of erroneous assumptions.
Richard Buckminster Fulle
Men heap together the mistakes of their lives and create a monster they call destiny.
John Oliver Hobbes
A man of genius makes no mistakes. His errors are volitional and are the portals of discovery.
James Joyce
Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
Scott Adams
Learn to get in touch with silence within yourself, And know that everything in this life has purpose. There are no mistakes, No coincidences, All events are blessings given to us to learn from.
Elizabeth Kubler - Ross
Show us a man who never makes a mistake and we will show you a man who never makes anything. The capacity for occasional blundering is inseparable from the capacity to bring things to pass. The only men who are past the danger of making mistakes are the men who sleep at Greenwood.
H. L. Wayland
Mistakes live in the neighbourhood of truth and therefore delude us.
Henry C. Blinn
A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them.
John C. Maxwell
The only man who never makes mistakes is the man who never does anything.
Theodore Roosevelt
A life spent in making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent in doing nothing.
George Bernard Shaw
I have learned throughout my life as a composer chiefly through my mistakes and pursuits of false assumptions, not my exposure to founts of wisdom and knowledge.
Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky
Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
Denis Watley