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All the ills of mankind, all the tragic misfortunes that fill the history books, all the political blunders, all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill at dancing.
Is man one of God's blunders? Or is God one of man's blunders?
Blessed are the forgetful: for they get the better even of their blunders.
They say President Wilson has blundered. Perhaps he has, but I notice he usually blunders forward.
Thomas A. Edison
As an immigrant, I appreciate, far more than the average American, the liberties we have in this country. Silence is a big enemy of morality. I don't want our blunders in history to get repeated.
Acknowledging your mistakes also has its pluses, but we often don't have trouble recalling or mulling over those. The point is, if you don't acknowledge your successes the same way you acknowledge your mistakes, you're sure to have a memory full of blunders.
War is mainly a catalogue of blunders.
A clever man commits no minor blunders.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The best men of the best epochs are simply those who make the fewest blunders and commit the fewest sins.
The destruction of India's village system was the greatest of England's blunders.
Nature never makes any blunders, when she makes a fool she means it.
One of the best parts of Thanksgiving for me is re-watching some of the classic holiday blunders that have been depicted on television. I remember laughing uncontrollably on the set of 'That Girl' back in 1967 when we shot the episode, 'Thanksgiving Comes But Once A Year, Hopefully' during our second season.
Blunders, no, only friendship binds us to honesty - attracting crypts of mushrooms in the wake of our snowboards.
Human blunders usually do more to shape history than human wickedness.
A. J. P. Taylor
All men die. You may say: 'Is that encouraging?' Surely yes, for when a man dies, his blunders, which are of the form, all die with him, but the things in him that are part of the life never die, although the form be broken.
The Bay of Pigs is one of America's most infamous Cold War blunders, and it has been studied, debated, and dramatized endlessly ever since.
I'm more financially successful, but it just means the shopping blunders I make are bigger now.
Our Irish blunders are never blunders of the heart.
Politics is a field where the choice lies constantly between two blunders.
Blunders are an inescapable feature of war, because choice in military affairs lies generally between the bad and the worse.
Iraq is going to go down as one of the greatest blunders in American history.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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