“Mistakes are a fact of life. It is the response to error that counts.

Nikki Glovanni


“To err is human, but when the eraser wears out ahead of the pencil, we are overdoing it.

Josh Jenkins

“To err is human; to persist in error is devilish.

S Augustine

“Never make the same mistake twice.
There are so many new ones.
Try a different one each day.”

“Never making a mistake does not make us perfect. Never repeating a mistake (after we learn from it) is as perfect as we need to be.

Tae Yun Kim

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

“Don’t be afraid to ask dumb questions…. That’s easier to handle than dumb mistakes.

Derric Johnson

“When you make the biggest mistake ever, something good comes of it.”

“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

“Never to have committed any mistake means never to have tried anything new.”

Albert Einstein

“Learn from the mistakes of others… you can’t live long enough to make them all yourselves!!


It takes less time to do a thing right than explain why you did it wrong.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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