Mistake quotes page 5
I became an entrepreneur by mistake. Ever since then I've gone into business, not to
money, but because I think I can do it better than it's been done elsewhere. And, quite
often, just out of personal frustration about the way it's been done by other people.
Sir Richard Branson
The first mistake is a lesson and a teacher for those that follow.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is
to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Inquiry saves a man from mistakes.
The whole modern world has divided itself into Conservatives and Progressives. The
of Progressives is to go on making mistakes. The business of the Conservatives is to prevent
the mistakes from being corrected.
G. K. Chesterton
The mistakes I've made are dead to me. But I can't take back the things I never did.
Jonathan Safran Foer
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
If anyone tells you that a certain person speaks ill of you, do not make excuses about
is said of you but answer, "He was ignorant of my other faults, else he would not have
mentioned these alone."
If you live long enough, you'll make mistakes. But if you learn from them, you'll be a
person. It's how you handle adversity, not how it affects you. The main thing is never quit,
never quit, never quit.
As long as the world is turning and spinning, we're gonna be dizzy and we're gonna make
Give yourself room to fail. There are no mistakes, only learning experiences.
Robert A. Glover
Mature people take responsibility for their actions. When they make a mistake or act
inappropriately, they apologize, make amends, or repair the damage. Conversely, Nice Guys
try to fix the situations by doing whatever it takes to get the other person to stop being
Robert A. Glover
Habit: Often mistaken for love.
I know for certain that God does not make mistakes, but he does make miracles. I am one.
You are too.
Most of my advances were by mistake. You uncover what is when you get rid of what isn't.
That which you mistake for madness is but an overacuteness of the senses.
Edgar Allan Poe
The mistakes of others are good teachers.
We're all proud of making little mistakes. It gives us the feeling we don't make any big
It's so easy to make a mistake in language if you aren't careful. What if you meant to
"What's troubling you?" and what you actually said was, "What's wrong with you?"
Every man has one fault.
If someone betrays you, it's their fault. If they betray you twice; it's your fault.
There are lots of people who mistake their imagination for their memory.
The mistakes of the market are thus the mistakes of groups or masses of individuals. Most
them can be traced to one or more of three basic causes: exaggeration, oversimplification or
There is nothing that will kill a man so soon as having nobody to find fault with but
Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what