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errors Quotes

16 of the best book quotes about errors
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“I have learned two ways to tie my shoes. One way is only good for lying down. The other way is good for walking.”
Robert A. Heinlein
author
Stranger in a Strange Land
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learning
transformation
errors
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“Choices will continually be necessary and -- let us not forget -- possible. Obedience to God is always possible. It is a deadly error to fall into the notion that when feelings are extremely strong we can do nothing but act on them.”
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“While still man strives, still he must err.”
Faust
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Lord
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errors
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“Everyone makes mistakes, even if some are worse than others. Accidents happen.”
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“The kinds of errors that cause plane crashes are invariably errors of teamwork and communication.”
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“These errors may be trivial in themselves, but you must yourself realize their larger significance.”
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“I have been responsible for a series of small errors in the carrying out of my duties.”
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“One misstep was all it took, and it all came crashing down. And they were right there waiting for it—eager and ready to bury me in the wreckage.”
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“Our unconscious is a powerful force. But it’s fallible. It’s not the case that our internal computer always shines through, instantly decoding the “truth” of a situation. It can be thrown off, distracted, and disabled. Our instinctive reactions often have to compete with all kinds of other interests and emotions and sentiments.”
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“Where did truth stop? Where did error begin? I was all adrift among a thousand contradictory hypotheses, but I could not lay hold of one.”
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“Science, my lad, has been built upon many errors; but they are errors which it was good to fall into, for they led to the truth.”
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“A wrong is unredressed when retribution overtakes its redresser.”
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“I don’t want to insist on it, Dave, but I am incapable of making an error.”
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″... in reviewing the incidents of my administration, I am unconscious of intentional error, I am nevertheless too sensible of my defects not to think it probable that I may have committed many errors.”
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“Errors become mistakes when we perceive them and respond to them incorrectly. Mistakes become failures when we continually respond to them incorrectly.”
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“Welcome to BigMistake.com Population: untold million.”

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