The biggest mistake of past centuries in teaching has been to treat all students as if they were variants of the same individual and thus to feel justified in teaching them all the same subjects the same way.— Howard Gardner
Professional Biggest Mistake quotations
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip top if you must, but take the step.
I've also learned that the biggest lessons came from my biggest mistakes.
The man who does things makes mistakes, but he doesn't make the biggest mistake of all-doing nothing.
Forget the mistake. Remember the lesson.
The biggest mistake people make in life is not trying to make a living at doing what they most enjoy.
The single biggest mistake that most beginners make is putting 100% of their effort into the positive (concentric) part of the rep, while paying no attention to the negative (eccentric) segment
We may have made one of the biggest and most stupid collective mistakes in history by getting so worried about global warming.
A mistake repeated more than once is a decision.
Sometimes your mistakes are you biggest virtues.
You learn so much from the mistake. Those things that you think are the worst thing that's happening to you can somehow turn around and be the greatest opportunity.
People often avoid making decisions out of fear of making a mistake.
Actually the failure to make decisions is one of life's biggest mistakes.
The biggest mistake sometimes is to play things very safe in this life and end up being moral failures.
The biggest communication problem is we do not listen to undrstand. We listen to reply.
The biggest mistake young designers make is that they try to make their advertising look like advertising
A guy's biggest style mistake is definitely trying to look too cool.
As long as you've got a good pair of jeans, a good pair of boots and a few good shirts, you're fine.
The biggest mistake is believing there is one right way to listen, to talk, to have a conversation - or a relationship.
No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress. You're still way ahead of everyone who isn't trying.
The biggest mistake to me is complacency.
The biggest mistake I made and what cost me a lot of enjoyment in my life, was assuming that everybody cared. They don’t.
The biggest mistake investors make is to believe that what happened in the recent past is likely to persist. They assume that something that was a good investment in the recent past is still a good investment. Typically, high past returns simply imply that an asset has become more expensive and is a poorer, not better, investment.
Analyze your mistakes. You've already paid the tuition, you might as well get the lesson.
Looking up is the biggest alibi ever invented to explain a terrible shot.
By the time you look up, you've already made the mistake.
The biggest mistake that you can make is to believe that you are working for somebody else. Job security is gone. The driving force of a career must come from the individual. Remember: Jobs are owned by the company, you own your career!
Well, I think the biggest mistake is not learning the habits of saving properly early. Because saving is a habit. And then, trying to get rich quick. It's pretty easy to get well-to-do slowly. But it's not easy to get rich quick.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
My biggest mistake was my best lesson.
.. you don't learn anything when everything is going perfectly.
The biggest mistake you can make in your life is to be always afraid of making a mistake.
The biggest mistake you could ever make is to think you work for anyone but yourself
Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living the other helps you make a life.
If I've learned one lesson from all that's happened to me, it's that there is no such thing as the biggest mistake of your existence. There's no such thing as ruining your life. Life's a pretty resilient thing, it turns out.
The biggest mistake that you can make is to believe that you are working for somebody else.
Thinking is the biggest mistake a dancer could make. You have to feel.
A mistake that makes you humble is better than an achievement that makes you arrogant.
Bah! Suffragettes. I've no time for suffragettes. They made the biggest mistake in history. They went for equality. They should have gone for power!
The biggest mistake you can make in trying to talk convincingly is to put your highest priority on expressing your ideas and feelings. What most people really want is to be listened to, respected, and understood. The moment people see that they are being understood, they become more motivated to understand your point of view.
The biggest mistake, in general, I've made, is to put too much of a weighting on someone's talent and not enough on their personality. And I've made that mistake several times. I think it actually matters whether somebody has a good heart, it really does. I've made the mistake of thinking that it's sometimes just about the brain.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up beign the biggest step of your life. Tip toe if you must, but take the step.
Of course, you could, no doubt, call my going to film school the biggest mistake I ever made.
My own success was attended by quite a few failures along the way.
But I refused to make the biggest mistake of all: worrying too much about making mistakes.
The biggest mistake of my life was taking a military education.
Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer.
The biggest mistake you can make is listening to people who've given up on their dreams telling you to give up on yours.
One of the biggest insurance mistakes boat owners make is endorsing their boats onto their homeowners policies, which may not cover their losses from a major storm.
The biggest problem in the world could have been solved when it was small.
As an artist, what do you think the biggest mistake you can make is? My vote for the biggest mistake is being afraid of making mistakes.
One of the biggest mistakes girls can make concerning their romantic life is sitting around waiting for their prince to find them, rather than getting out there and finding him themselves.