Quotes of Err

“ Experience does not err. Only your judgments err by expecting from her what is not in her power. ”

- Leonardo da Vinci

“ If I err, I err on the side of believing this is a serious business. Frankly, I think there's too much talk about 'style.'. ”

- Brian Williams

“ To err is human also in so far as animals seldom or never err, or at least only the cleverest of them do so. ”

- Georg C. Lichtenberg

“ Experience does not ever err. It is only your judgment that errs in promising itself results which are not caused by your experiments. ”

- Leonardo da Vinci

“ To err is human; to admit it, superhuman. ”

- Doug Larson

“ I found thee not, O Lord, without, because I erred in seeking thee without that wert within. ”

- St. Augustine

“ I like a man with faults, especially when he knows it. To err is human — I'm uncomfortable around gods. ”

- Hugh Prather

“ I shall never be a heretic; I may err in dispute, but I do not wish to decide anything finally; on the other hand, I am not bound by the opinions of men. ”

- Martin Luther

“ It is better to err on the side of daring than the side of caution. ”

- Alvin Toffler

“ It is human to err, but it is devilish to remain willfully in error. ”

- St. Augustine

“ Man errs as long as he struggles. ”

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“ Man must strive, and in striving, he must err. ”

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“ Nor is the people's judgment always true: the most may err as grossly as the few. ”

- John Dryden

“ People for the most part err, and are afterwards able to reform. They are distressed in mind and perplexed in their thoughts, and then they arise to vigorous reformation. ”

- Mencius

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

- Piet Hein

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

- Josh Jenkins

“ To err is human, to forgive is divine. ”

- Alexander Pope

“ While man's desires and aspirations stir he cannot choose but err. ”

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“ To err is human, to repent divine; to persist devilish. ”

- Benjamin Franklin

“ To err is human, but to really foul things up you need a computer. ”

- Paul Ehrlich

“ 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. ”

- Mahatma Gandhi

“ It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err. ”

- Mahatma Gandhi

“ The more important the subject and the closer it cuts to the bone of our hopes and needs, the more we are likely to err in establishing a framework for analysis. ”

- Stephen Jay Gould

“ There is no tragedy in missing a putt, no matter how short. All have erred in this respect. ”

- Walter Hagen

“ To be a saint is the exception; to be upright is the rule. Err, falter, sin, but be upright. To commit the least possible sin is the law for man. Sin is a gravitation. ”

- Victor Hugo

“ To err is dysfunctional, to forgive co-dependent. ”

- Berton Averre

“ To err is human, but is feels divine. ”

- Mae West

“ To err is human; to forgive is simply not our policy. ”

- MIT Assasination Club slogan

“ To err is human; to forgive, infrequent. ”

- Franklin P. Adams

“ The cautious seldom err. ”

- Confucius
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