Is it strange for me to say that if I were to die today, there’s not a thing I would change? I’ve lived well. Maybe I have made mistakes and been through my fair share of pain but all in all, it’s been okay. I’ve lived well.— Jhene Aiko
Astonishing Mistakes Were Made quotations
You are more than the mistakes you've made
The heavens will not be filled with those who never made mistakes but with those who recognized that they were off course and who corrected their ways to get back in the light of gospel truth.
If honest of heart and uprightness before God were lacking or if I did not patiently wait on God for instruction, or if I preferred the counsel of my fellow-men to the declarations of the Word of God, I made great mistakes.
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
We should not lay all past mistakes on Chairman Mao.
So we must be very objective in assessing him. His contributions were primary, his mistakes secondary. In China, we will inherit the many good things in Chairman Mao's thinking while at the same time explaining clearly the mistakes he made.
I want to be remembered as someone who was sincere.
Even if I made mistakes, they were made in sincerity. If I was wrong, I was wrong in sincerity.
An expert is someone who knows some of the worst mistakes that can be made in his subject and how to avoid them.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new. –Albert Einstein
Mistakes were made is something we heard back in '92, and that has sort of been the Clinton administration's mantra. I can't imagine that Al Gore is going to pick up that statement and carry it through the next election.
I made a mistake when I said there were no gas chambers at Auschwitz.
If we meet somebody who has never made a mistake, lets help them start a religion. Until then, were just going to meet other humans and help to make each other better.
An expert is a person who has made all the mistakes that can be made in a very narrow field.
How many mistakes were made that we don?t know about.
"Failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down.
I made a mistake in presuming that the self-interests of organisations, specifically banks and others, were such that they were best capable of protecting their own shareholders and their equity in the firms.
The wonderful thing about saints is that they were human.
They lost their tempers, got hungry, scolded God, were egotistical or impatient in their turns, made mistakes and regretted them. Still they went on doggedly blundering toward heaven.
It’s not who was right or who was wrong when a mistake was made. It’s about who learned from it.
You will never meet anyone who admires the American founders more than I do, but they were human, they made mistakes. Perhaps their worst was that their Bill of Rights stops at the border. Inside the US, the federal government has been limited. Beyond the borders, the government has been able to do anything it wanted.
We were deliberately designed to learn only by trial and error.
We're brought up, unfortunately, to think that nobody should make mistakes. Most children get de-geniused by the love and fear of their parents - that they might make a mistake. But all my advances were made by mistakes. You uncover what is when you get rid of what isn't.
Part of making good decisions in business is recognizing the poor decisions you've made and why they were poor. I've made lots of mistakes. I'm going to make more. It's the name of the game. You don't want to expect perfection in yourself. You want to strive to do your best. It's too demanding to expect perfection in yourself.
Last night I made an insensitive comment which I sincerely regret.
It was my mistake and I want to apologize to those who were offended.
If people refuse to look at you in a new light and they can only see you for what you were, only see you for the mistakes you’ve made, if they don’t realize that you are not your mistakes, then they have to go.
I learned hard lessons, and I've taken that lesson and it's helped me become a better business person and a better leader.
I've made some great mistakes in my life, but, you know, they were honest mistakes.
I am not someone who is ashamed of my past.
I'm actually really proud. I know I made a lot of mistakes, but they in turn were my life lessons.
When I look at my life I realise that the mistakes I have made, the things I really regret, were not errors of judgement but failures of feeling.
The writers want to know were you made your mistake, no how well your curve is breaking.
What happened in my personal life affected my career too.
I am not perfect and I have made a lot of mistakes. Being an entrepreneur is incredibly lonely. There were many hurdles along the way. From starting out, to making it, and almost losing it, to fighting back, to nearly losing it all again. There have been extreme highs and extreme lows.
And some of those people that voted Republican are now going to say, what a mistake I made because I didn't know they were going to take my job away. I didn't know they were going to take collective bargaining away.
Let's look at the Trump and Bernie Sanders insurgencies.
They were basically insurgencies against the Republican and Democratic Party. Bernie Sanders made no mistake about it. And, of course, Trump didn't either. And they almost won.
Slaves were taught to be fine chefs, but they endangered their lives if they made a mistake or served an ill-prepared dish. Rather than being reprimanded, they were often hauled into the dining room and flogged in the presence of the guests.
What had I expected of the first child? Everything.
Rocket scientist. Neurosurgeon. Designated hitter. We talked wisely at cocktail parties about the sad mistake our mothers had made in pinning all their hopes and dreams on us. We were full of it.
The only things one never regrets are one's mistakes.
I believe the two biggest mistakes made by the Founders were giving Federal judges life-time appointments and permitting them to be confirmed without the agreement of two-thirds of the members of the United States Senate.
You can't imagine hip-hop without the Black Panthers.
Today, hopefully, the movement can be an inspiration to people. These were people who made mistakes but they were trying to change things.
You've got to trust [that] your own compass will lead you away from whatever mistakes were made.
It`s hard when paparazzi are photographing every single thing you do.
I'm sure a lot of people made mistakes - they just were not documented the way they are now.
It was the first time I used that bat.
A Yankee fan in Chicago gave it to me the last time we were there and said it would bring me luck. There's no brand name on it or anything. Maybe the guy made it himself. It had been in the bat rack, and I picked it up by mistake because it looked like the bat I had been using the last few days.