mistakes

A Quote by George Gurdjieff on mistakes

It is the greatest mistake to think that man is always one and the same. A man is never the same for long. He is continually changing. He seldom remains the same even for half an hour.

George Gurdjieff (1873 - 1949)

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A Quote by George F. Will on football, life, meetings, mistakes, and violence

Football is a mistake. It combines the two worst elements of American life. Violence and committee meetings.

George F. Will (1941 -)

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A Quote by George Eliot on mistakes and wonder

Certainly, the mistakes that we male and female mortals make when we have our own way might fairly raise some wonder that we're so fond of it.

George Eliot (1819 - 1880)

Source: Middlemarch, bk. 1, ch. 9, 1871.

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A Quote by George Eliot on mistakes and prophets

Among all forms of mistake, prophecy is the most gratuitous.

George Eliot (1819 - 1880)

Source: Middlemarch, bk. 1, ch. 10, 1872.

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on honor, life, and mistakes

A life spent in making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on happiness, mistakes, and poverty

The man with a toothache thinks everyone happy whose teeth are sound. The poverty-stricken man makes the same mistake about the rich man.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on delay, justice, and mistakes

Justice is justice though it's always delayed and finally done only by mistake.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on mistakes, success, and time

Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

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A Quote by Gary Larson on death and mistakes

The fuel light's on, Frank! We're all going to die! Wait, wait... Oh, my mistake - that's the intercom light.

Gary Larson

Source: Airline pilot, "The Far Side"

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A Quote by "Mahatma" Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on hope, mistakes, nonviolence, and practice

If one does not practice nonviolence in one's own personal relations with others and hopes to use it in bigger affairs, one is vastly mistaken.

Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

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