The real fault is to have faults and not try to mend them.
Confucius (c. 551 - c. 479 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
Just as lavishness leads easily to presumption, so does frugality to meanness. But meanness is a far less serious fault than presumption.
With all their faults, trade-unions have done more for humanity than any other organization of men that ever existed.
Clarence Darrow (1857 - 1938)
I criticize by creation, not by finding fault.
Cicero (106 - 43 BC)
It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and to forget his own.
Source: Albert W. Daw Collection
A real friend is someone who knows all your faults, but likes you anyway.
Charles M. Schulz
Source: Charlie Brown in Peanuts, United Feature Syndicate
Be England what she will, With all her faults she is my country still.
Charles Churchill (1731 - 1764)
Source: The Farewell. Line 27.
Most great men and women are not perfectly rounded in their personalities, but are instead people whose one driving enthusiasm is so great it makes their faults seem insignificant.
Charles A. Cerami
Dogs lives are too short. Their only fault, really.
Carlotta Monterey O'Neill
Love your enemies, for they will tell you your faults.
Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)
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