Mistake quotes page 3
The only people who never make mistakes are the ones who don't do anything. Mistakes
part of the dues one pays for living a full life.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Back of every mistaken venture and defeat is the laughter of wisdom, if you listen.
There are no mistakes or failures, only lessons.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could only do a little.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life
George Bernard Shaw
The single biggest financial mistake I've made was not thinking big enough. I encourage
to go for more than a million. There is no shortage of money on this planet, only a shortage
of people thinking big enough.
It is a mistake to go to a Buddhist monastery to borrow a comb.
The number one financial mistake is not to have your finances on automatic.
Whatever task you undertake, do it with all your heart and soul. Always be courteous,
be discouraged. Beware of him who promises something for nothing. Do not blame anybody
for your mistakes and failures.
Bernard Mannes Baruch
Wise men learn from other men's mistakes; fools insist on learning from their own.
If you haven't made any mistakes lately, you must be doing something wrong.
One of the greatest mistakes you can make in your career is being
afraid to ask for help.
Well, I am very happy with myself and I am pretty much the happiest
guy around. I have
made mistakes in life that I regret, but I would say that when it comes to career and those
kind of things, I would not change anything.
Pride is the mask of one's faults.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
This is my invariable advice to people: Learn how to cook, try new recipes, learn from
mistakes, be fearless, and above all - have fun!
How many times do we pay for one mistake? The answer is thousands of times. The human
is the only animal on earth that pays a thousand times for the same mistake. The rest of the
animals pay once for every mistake they make. But not us. We have a powerful memory. We
make a mistake, we judge ourselves, we find ourselves guilty, and we punish ourselves. If
justice exists, then that was enough; we don't need to do it again. But every time we
remember, we judge ourselves again, we are guilty again, and we punish ourselves again, and
again, and again.
Don Miguel Ruiz
No man has a chance to enjoy permanent success until he begins to look in a mirror for
real cause of all his mistakes.
We made too many wrong mistakes.
There are no mistakes. The events we bring upon ourselves, no matter how unpleasant, are
necessary in order to learn what we need to learn; whatever steps we take, they're
necessary to reach the places we've chosen to go.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Don't mistake movement for achievement.
It is better to be high-spirited even though one makes more mistakes, than to be narrow-
minded and too prudent.
Vincent van Gogh
He who marries early makes no mistake.
A man can sleep around, no questions asked. But if a woman makes 19 or 20 mistakes, she's
Many a man who falls in love with a dimple makes the mistake of marrying the whole girl.
Mistakes are almost always of a sacred nature. Never try to correct them. On the
rationalize them, understand them thoroughly. After that, it will be possible for you to
One thing is certain in business - you and everyone around you will make mistakes.
Sir Richard Branson
If you're not making mistakes, you're not trying hard enough.
If all human beings understood history, they might cease making the same stupid mistakes
over and over.
I was late in discovering the magic of books. Of all my many mistakes that I want my
to avoid, I put that one near the top of the list.