Mistakes Quotes

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
Scott Adams
Virginia sati - feelings of worth can flourish only in an...

Mistakes, obviously, show us what needs improving. Without mistakes, how would we know what we had to work on.
Peter McWilliams
Wilbur n. nesbit - people will listen a great deal more patiently...
There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.
Buddha
When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance.... Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.
Denis Watley

To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.
Plutarch
Love is not a crime, denying it is. Having dreams is not a crime, not chasing them is. Making mistakes is not a crime, not learning from them is. Life is not a crime, not living it is.
Alexander Senturia
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
Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.
Mahatma Gandhi
An expert is a person who has made all the mistakes that can be made in a very narrow field.
Niels Boh
The man who trusts men will make fewer mistakes that he who distrusts them.
Conte Di Camillo Benso Cavou
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
Confucius
I made some mistakes in drama. I thought the drama was when the actors cried. But drama is when the audience cries.
Frank Capra
A life spent in making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent in doing nothing.
George Bernard Shaw
Experience is what allows us to repeat our mistakes, only with more finesse!
Derwood Finche
In all the work we do, our most valuable asset can be the attitude of self - Examination. It is forgivable to make mistakes, but to stand fast behind a wall of self - Righteousness and make the same mistake twice is not forgivable.
Dr. Dale E. Turne
There are no mistakes, no coincidences. All events are blessings given to us to learn from.
Elizabeth Kubler - Ross
Experience is what causes a person to make new mistakes instead of old ones.
Anonymous
No one who cannot rejoice in the discovery of his own mistakes deserves to be called a scholar.
Donald Foste
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
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
The mistakes are all there waiting to be made.
Chessmaster Savielly Grigorievitcyh Tartakowe
Experience is what allows us to repeat our mistakes, only with more finesse.
Derwood Finche
It is very easy to forgive others their mistakes it takes more grit and gumption to forgive them for having witnessed your own.
Jessamyn West
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
George Bernard Shaw
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
The sooner you make your first five thousand mistakes the sooner you will be able to correct them.
Kimon Nicolaides
She had an unequalled gift... of squeezing big mistakes into small opportunities.
Henry James
It is not because the truth is too difficult to see that we make mistakes. It may even lie on the surface; but we make mistakes because the easiest and most comfortable course for us is to seek insight where it accords with our emotions? especially selfish ones.
Alexander Solzhenitsyn, Peace and Violence, sct. 2, in Index, no. 4 (London, 1973.
We might make mistakes but we will make other things too.
Michael Joseph Savage
Mistakes, obviously, show us what needs improving. Without mistakes, how would we know what we had to work on?
Peter McWilliams, Life 101
Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes.
Oscar Wilde
A man of genius makes no mistakes. His errors are volitional and are the portals of discovery.
James Joyce
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
No man chooses evil because it is evil he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.
Mary Wollstonecraft
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
Mistakes are a fact of life. It is the response to the error that counts.
Nikki Giovanni
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