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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
Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
Get correct views of life, and learn to see the world in its true light. It will enable you to live pleasantly, to do good, and, when summoned away, to leave without regret.
Robert E. Lee
If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself.
You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.
People think that I must be a very strange person. This is not correct. I have the heart of a small boy. It is in a glass jar on my desk.
How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct.
In looking back, I see nothing to regret and little to correct.
John C. Calhoun
Once we realize that imperfect understanding is the human condition there is no shame in being wrong, only in failing to correct our mistakes.
The proactive approach to a mistake is to acknowledge it instantly, correct and learn from it.
My daddy thought - no, he expected - that my brothers and I and our generation would make the world a better place. He was correct in his belief because he had lived in an America of continual social progress, depression followed by prosperity, segregation by integration, and so on.
If life had a second edition, how I would correct the proofs.
Every time you make the hard, correct decision you become a bit more courageous, and every time you make the easy, wrong decision you become a bit more cowardly. If you are CEO, these choices will lead to a courageous or cowardly company.
To correct a natural indifference I was placed half-way between misery and the sun. Misery kept me from believing that all was well under the sun, and the sun taught me that history wasn't everything.
The politically correct crowd is tolerant of all viewpoints, except those they disagree with.
Architecture is the learned game, correct and magnificent, of forms assembled in the light.
Mistakes are almost always of a sacred nature. Never try to correct them. On the contrary: rationalize them, understand them thoroughly. After that, it will be possible for you to sublimate them.
I've never really been one to try to be politically correct. I just feel truth is truth, and sometimes I probably offend some people.
Don't ever become a pessimist... a pessimist is correct oftener than an optimist, but an optimist has more fun, and neither can stop the march of events.
Robert A. Heinlein
Music drives you. It wakes you up, it gets you pumping. And, at the end of the day, the correct tune will chill you down.
The duty of comedy is to correct men by amusing them.
I don't judge people by their accent, or how they word things, or how grammatically correct their speech is. Some of the smartest men in the world couldn't spell. I judge a person by their character.
Larry the Cable Guy
You're always learning. The problem is, sometimes you stop and think you understand the world. This is not correct. The world is always moving. You never reach the point you can stop making an effort.
I always say, decisions I make, I live with them. There's always ways you can correct them or ways you can do them better. At the end of the day, I live with them.
Any man whose errors take ten years to correct is quite a man.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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