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I claim to be a simple individual liable to err like any other fellow mortal. I own, however, that I have humility enough to confess my errors and to retrace my steps.
I am opposed to the laying down of rules or conditions to be observed in the construction of bridges lest the progress of improvement tomorrow might be embarrassed or shackled by recording or registering as law the prejudices or errors of today.
Isambard K. Brunel
He who knows nothing is closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors.
We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our follies - it is the first law of nature.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Ludwig van Beethoven
An intelligent person is never afraid or ashamed to find errors in his understanding of things.
Bryant H. McGill
A man of genius makes no mistakes; his errors are volitional and are the portals of discovery.
All sorts of computer errors are now turning up. You'd be surprised to know the number of doctors who claim they are treating pregnant men.
We're under some gross misconception that we're a good species, going somewhere important, and that at the last minute we'll correct our errors and God will smile on us. It's delusion.
There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down errors instead of establishing the truth.
It is easier to criticize than to correct our past errors.
My errors will point to thinking men the various roads, and will teach them the great art of treading on the brink of the precipice without falling into it.
I claim to be a simple individual liable to err like any other fellow mortal. I own, however, that I have humility enough in me to confess my errors and to retrace my steps.
Errors of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it.
Science in the modern world has many uses; its chief use, however, is to provide long words to cover the errors of the rich.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
It is better to destroy one's own errors than those of others.
The pursuit of peace and progress cannot end in a few years in either victory or defeat. The pursuit of peace and progress, with its trials and its errors, its successes and its setbacks, can never be relaxed and never abandoned.
Personal responsibility is not only recognizing the errors of our ways. Personal responsibility lies in our willingness and ability to correct those errors individually and collectively.
Falsity cannot keep an idea from being beautiful; there are certain errors of such ingenuity that one could regret their not ranking among the achievements of the human mind.
The ideas which now pass for brilliant innovations and advances are in fact mere revivals of ancient errors, and a further proof of the dictum that those who are ignorant of the past are condemned to repeat it.
Instead of establishing facts, we have to overthrow errors; instead of ascertaining what is, we have to chase from our imaginations what is not.
Failure is simply a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
We've all heard that we have to learn from our mistakes, but I think it's more important to learn from successes. If you learn only from your mistakes, you are inclined to learn only errors.
Norman Vincent Peale
Man approaches the unattainable truth through a succession of errors.
The most formidable weapon against errors of every kind is reason.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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