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120+ Mistake Quotes To Grow More Accuracy

Mistake defines an error in action, calculation, opinion, or judgment caused by poor reasoning, carelessness, insufficient knowledge, etc. We all to mistakes. But mistakes are not for regret but for learning from them. Who learns from his mistakes becomes better with time. This is a collection of 120+ mistake quotes and sayings.



1. Honesty is the fastest way to prevent a mistake from turning into a failure. James Altucher
2. The only man who never makes a mistake is the man who never does anything. Theodore Roosevelt
3. Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new. Albert Einstein
4. A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new. Albert Einstein
5. Failure is the key to success; each mistake teaches us something. Morihei Ueshiba
6. Without music, life would be a mistake. Friedrich Nietzsche
7. Honesty is the fastest way to prevent a mistake from turning into a failure. James Altucher
8. Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake. Napoleon Bonaparte
9. A failure is not always a mistake, it may simply be the best one can do under the circumstances. The real mistake is to stop trying. B. F. Skinner
10. A well adjusted person is one who makes the same mistake twice without getting nervous. Alexander Hamilton
11. Your best teacher is your last mistake. Ralph Nader
12. A mistake is to commit a misunderstanding. Bob Dylan
13. Your best teacher is your last mistake. Ralph Nader
14. Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement. Henry Ford
15. If you make the mistake of looking back too much, you aren't focused enough on the road in front of you. Brad Paisley
16. A mistake is to commit a misunderstanding. Bob Dylan
17. Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement. Henry Ford
18. Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little. Edmund Burke
19. Of course, I think that people are just waiting for that time when I make a mistake and they're gonna jump on it.... There's gonna be haters. Justin Bieber
20. It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes. Douglas Adams
21. It is a mistake to fancy that horror is associated inextricably with darkness, silence, and solitude. H. P. Lovecraft
22. An error doesn't become a mistake until you refuse to correct it. Orlando Aloysius Battista
23. I believe nothing happens by mistake. You know, the universe has a divine plan. That sounds dramatic. Lana Del Rey
24. It is not strange... to mistake change for progress. Millard Fillmore
25. Never mistake motion for action. Ernest Hemingway
26. There are lots of people who mistake their imagination for their memory. Josh Billings
27. Looking back, the biggest mistake I made was feeling ashamed of it. Acne is a part of life. You don't need to be embarrassed of it. Cameron Dallas
28. The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one. Elbert Hubbard
29. Looking back, the biggest mistake I made was feeling ashamed of it. Acne is a part of life. You don't need to be embarrassed of it. Cameron Dallas
30. The price of inaction is far greater than the cost of making a mistake. Meister Eckhart
31. If you don't know where you make your mistakes, that's your worst mistake: not knowing where your mistakes are at. Meek Mill
32. Never mistake motion for action. Ernest Hemingway
33. The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one. Elbert Hubbard
34. The proactive approach to a mistake is to acknowledge it instantly, correct and learn from it. Stephen Covey
35. It is a mistake to fancy that horror is associated inextricably with darkness, silence, and solitude. H. P. Lovecraft
36. If you make the mistake of looking back too much, you aren't focused enough on the road in front of you. Brad Paisley
37. Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement. Henry Ford
38. It is not strange... to mistake change for progress. Millard Fillmore
39. If you don't know where you make your mistakes, that's your worst mistake: not knowing where your mistakes are at. Meek Mill
40. The price of inaction is far greater than the cost of making a mistake. Meister Eckhart
41. It's pretty simple, pretty obvious: that people's first impressions of people are really a big mistake. Vincent D'Onofrio
42. The difference between greatness and mediocrity is often how an individual views a mistake. Nelson Boswell
43. People mistake their limitations for high standards. Jean Toomer
45. I can tell you this: Everything in my life that I am happy about it is the product of a huge mistake. James Altucher
46. I've got to keep breathing. It'll be my worst business mistake if I don't. Steve Martin
47. The worst mistake a boss can make is not to say 'well done'. John Ashcroft
48. Never mistake activity for achievement. John Wooden
49. It's a mistake to confuse pity with love. Stanley Kubrick
50. My greatest mistake is that my dreams were too small. Shimon Peres
51. Make no mistake about it: Law school is not a bastion of intellectual discourse. Tucker Max
52. In politics... never retreat, never retract... never admit a mistake. Napoleon Bonaparte
53. The greatest mistake we make is living in constant fear that we will make one. John C. Maxwell
54. You never begin a new life. It's a mistake to think that you end one part of your life and start another as if there's no continuity. Rudy Giuliani
55. It's a common mistake to speak the same to everybody. We all have different filters. Julian Treasure
56. The biggest mistake is believing there is one right way to listen, to talk, to have a conversation - or a relationship. Deborah Tannen
57. Trust is not the same as faith. A friend is someone you trust. Putting faith in anyone is a mistake. Christopher Hitchens
58. Experience is that marvelous thing that enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again. Franklin P. Jones
59. There are no mistakes, save one: the failure to learn from a mistake. Robert Fripp
60. Consider every mistake you do make as an asset. Paul J. Meyer
61. I have made mistakes but I have never made the mistake of claiming that I have never made one. James Gordon Bennett
62. If I made a mistake on a piece of content, I'm going to learn from it. Cameron Dallas
63. One makes mistakes; that is life. But it is never a mistake to have loved. Romain Rolland
64. The most valuable thing you can make is a mistake - you can't learn anything from being perfect. Adam Osborne
65. Not admitting a mistake is a bigger mistake. Robert Half
66. You know, the benefit in life is to say, 'Maybe you made a mistake, let's dig deep.' Jamie Dimon
67. If you don't deal with your shadows, you are condemned to repeat the same mistake over and over, as a human being or as a society. Denis Villeneuve
68. If it is a mistake of the head and not the heart don't worry about it, that's the way we learn. Earl Warren
69. Live rich, die poor; never make the mistake of doing it the other way round. Walter Annenberg
70. A mistake in judgment isn't fatal, but too much anxiety about judgment is. Pauline Kael
71. As humans, we're going to make mistakes. It's what makes us human, and most of the time, the most effective way of learning is from a mistake. Nash Grier
72. He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery. Samuel Smiles
73. Inaction is perhaps the greatest mistake of all. Chuck Schumer
74. There are few, very few, that will own themselves in a mistake. Jonathan Swift
75. The mistake is to imagine that perfection is possible when the very idea is unthinkable. Luis Figo
76. Don't be afraid to make a mistake. But make sure you don't make the same mistake twice. Akio Morita
77. No mistake is more common and more fatuous than appealing to logic in cases which are beyond her jurisdiction. Samuel Butler
78. It would be a mistake to think something is wonderful just because it looks great. Anna Wintour
79. One must be a god to be able to tell successes from failures without making a mistake. Anton Chekhov
80. Any glamorous moment you might mistake me for having is always pretend. Kat Dennings
81. You always hear about delegation, but people make the mistake of delegating and not following up. I give authority, but I stay in touch. Otherwise it doesn't work. Wayne Huizenga
82. Our motto is whenever you make a mistake, do it twice. Neil Finn
83. If you make a fashion mistake, that's one that's going to resonate for a very long time. Meghan Markle
84. Our major obligation is not to mistake slogans for solutions. Edward R. Murrow
85. A mistake made by many people with great convictions is that they will let nothing stand in the way of their views, not even kindness. Bryant H. McGill
86. A mistake is simply another way of doing things. Katharine Graham
87. Sometimes I think it's possible to mistake desire for clarity and talking in a no-nonsense way for aggression. Richard Dawkins
88. Everybody will make mistakes, and for some that mistake will rise to the level of being a crime. Kamala Harris
89. I like to learn through doing. Let me make a mistake, and then critique me on what I did so that I learn that way. Ne-Yo
90. Every mistake you make allows you to be honest because what's in the dark will come to light, so it's better to be truthful about it. Nayvadius Cash
91. If you don't occasionally make a mistake, you aren't trying hard enough. Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr.
92. Most of my advances were by mistake. You uncover what is when you get rid of what isn't. R. Buckminster Fuller
93. It is always a mistake to be plain-spoken. Gertrude Stein
94. Experience enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again. Franklin P. Jones
95. Once you make that first mistake, it kind of clears up everything, and everything can come to you. Ezekiel Elliott
96. It is a mistake to separate learning for work and for community and personal development. David Blunkett
97. Experience is what enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again. Earl Wilson
98. With bombs and fires, you get only one mistake. Red Adair
99. A sound discretion is not so much indicated by never making a mistake as by never repeating it. Christian Nestell Bovee
100. I feel like I've lived a life of making mistakes and learning from them and doing my best to only make each mistake once. Bre Pettis
101. A great many people mistake opinions for thought. Herbert V. Prochnow
102. When you put yourself out there, you're putting yourself in the position to make a mistake. Roland Martin
103. We made only one real mistake. And even then we were right. Ben Bradlee
104. Exclusiveness in a garden is a mistake as great as it is in society. Alfred Austin
105. Don't be afraid to make a mistake, your readers might like it. William Randolph Hearst
106. It is a mistake to expect good work from expatriates for it is not what they do that matters but what they are not doing. Cyril Connolly
107. From a worldly point of view, there is no mistake so great as that of being always right. Samuel Butler
108. Sometimes even a smart crowd will make a mistake. James Surowiecki
109. The greatest mistake is trying to be more agreeable than you can be. Walter Bagehot
110. Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it. Salvador DalĂ­
111. To err is human, to forgive, divine. Alexander Pope
112. We learn from failure, not from success! Bram Stoker
113. Smart people learn from their mistakes. But the real sharp ones learn from the mistakes of others. Brandon Mull
114. All men make mistakes, but a good man yields when he knows his course is wrong, and repairs the evil. The only crime is pride. Sophocles
115. It takes guts and humility to admit mistakes. Admitting we're wrong is courage, not weakness.
116. One mistake does not have to rule a person's entire life. Joyce Meyer
117. Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning. Bill Gates
118. Mistakes are the growing pains of wisdom. William Jordan
119. Beware of speaking too much, for it increases mistakes and engenders boredom. Hazrat Ali Ibn Abu-Talib A.S
120. Confidence turns into pride only when you are in denial of your mistakes. Criss Jami
121. Do you ever make silly mistakes? It is one of my very few creative activities. Len Deighton


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