Quotes of Blunder

“ If the person you are talking to doesn't appear to be listening, be patient. It may simply be that he has a small piece of fluff in his ear. - A. A. Milne. ”

- A. A. Milne

“ It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can do only a little. Do what you can. ”

- Sydney Smith

“ It's okay to make mistakes. Mistakes are our teachers — they help us to learn. ”

- John Bradshaw

“ Experience is the name we give to our mistakes. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ Instruction does not prevent waste of time or mistakes; and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all. ”

- James A. Froude

“ Every why hath a wherefore. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ If you can't make a mistake, you can't make anything. ”

- Marva Collins

“ A clever man commits no minor blunders. ”

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“ There are few, very few, that will own themselves in a mistake. ”

- Jonathan Swift

“ No one ever became great except through many and great mistakes. ”

- William E. Gladstone

“ A man of genius makes no mistakes; his errors are volitional and are the portals of discovery. ”

- James Joyce

“ A man's errors are what make him amiable. ”

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“ All good art is an indiscretion. ”

- Tennessee Williams

“ Let 's go hand in hand, not one before another. - The Comedy of Errors. Act v. Sc. 1. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy. ”

- George Herbert

“ If you bungle raising your children, I don't think whatever else you do well matters very much. ”

- Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

“ For to err in opinion, though it be not the part of wise men, is at least human. ”

- Plutarch

“ If you're not making mistakes, then you're not doing anything. I'm positive that a doer makes mistakes. ”

- John Wooden

“ The road to wisdom? Well, it's plain and simple to express: Errand err again but less and less and less. ”

- Piet Hein

“ Without music, life would be a mistake. The German imagines even God singing songs. ”

- Friedrich Nietzsche

“ The worst mistake a boss can make is not to say 'well done'. ”

- John Ashcroft

“ To err is human, but when the eraser wears out ahead of the pencil, you're overdoing it. ”

- Josh Jenkins

“ Logic must look after itself. In a certain sense, we cannot make mistakes in logic. ”

- Ludwig Wittgenstein

“ Admitting error clears the score, and proves you wiser than before. ”

- Arthur Guiterman

“ In science, it doesn't matter if you're wrong, as long as you're not stupid. In business, it doesn't matter if you're stupid, so long as you're not wrong. ”

- Unknown

“ Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could only do a little. ”

- Edmund Burke

“ I shall try to correct errors when shown to be errors, and I shall adopt new views so fast as they shall appear to be new views. ”

- Abraham Lincoln

“ We're all human and we all goof. Do things that may be wrong, but do something! ”

- Newt Gingrich

“ 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
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