Quotes on mistakes


Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.

~ Thomas Jefferson

Learning is acquired by reading books but the much more necessary learning, the knowledge of the world, is only to be acquired by reading man, and studying all the various editions of them.

~ Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield

We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.

~ Mother Theresa

We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.

~ Epictetus

Past and to come seem best things present worst.

~ Mary Bertone

The basic difference between an ordinary person and a warrior is that a warrior takes everything as a challenge while an ordinary person takes everything as a blessing or a curse.

~ Carlos Castaneda

The Tao that can be told is not the eternal Tao. The name that can be named is not the eternal Name.

~ Tao Le Ching

Love truth, and pardon error.

~ Voltaire

Try to find your deepest issue in every confusion, and abide by that.

~ D. H. Lawrence

All hope abandon, ye who enter here

~ Dante Alighieri

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