A Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson on hug, correction, children, teacher, education, modesty, and respect

Of course you will insist on modesty in the children, and respect to their teachers, but if the boy stops you in your speech, cries out that you are wrong and sets you right, hug him!

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)

Source: Lectures and Biographical Sketches[1883], "Education"

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A Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca on correction and salvation

A consciousness of wrongdoing is the first step to have to catch yourself doing it before you can correct it.

Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)

Source: Letters from a Stoic

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Niels Henrik David Bohr on correction, opposites, and truth

The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. The opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Confucius on company, correction, good, learning, and men

Even when walking in the company of two other men, I am bound to be able to learn from them. The good points of the one I copy; the bad points of the other I correct in myself.

Confucius (c. 551 - c. 479 BC)

Source: The Analects

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A Quote by Abraham H. Maslow on correction, fear, hope, learning, and mistakes

It seems that the necessary thing to do is not to fear mistakes, to plunge in, to do the best that one can, hoping to learn enough from blunders to correct them eventually.

Abraham Maslow (1908 - 1970)

Source: Motivation & Personality

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A Quote by Dr. Deepak Chopra on body, correction, diet, exercise, meditation, people, and yoga

Most people think that aging is irreversible and we know that there are mechanisms even in the human machinery that allow for the reversal of aging, through correction of diet, through anti-oxidants, through removal of toxins from the body, through exercise, through yoga and breathing techniques, and through meditation.

Deepak Chopra

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A Quote by Stephen R. Covey on argument, correction, learning, mistakes, and people

Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it -- immediately.

Stephen Covey (1932 -)

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A Quote by unknown on correction, kindness, and trouble

[It] was the kind of town where they spell trouble T-R-U-B-I-L, and if you try to correct them, they kill you


Source: Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by unknown on computers, correction, and technology

Applying computer technology is simply finding the right wrench to pound in the correct screw.


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A Quote by unknown on acceptance, anger, bitterness, correction, emotion, envy, faith, fear, forgiveness, joy, love, peace, self-esteem, sorrow, worth, and yielding

There are two trees, each yielding its own fruit. One of them is negative . . . it grows from lack of self-worth and its fruits are fear, anger, envy, bitterness, sorrow - and any other negative emotion. Then there is the tree of positive emotions. Its nutrients include self-forgiveness and a correct self concept. Its fruits are love, joy, acceptance, self-esteem, faith, peace . . . and other uplifting emotions.


Source: Kathi's Garden

Contributed by: Zaady

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