“Mistakes are proof that you are trying.”
“Never give someone the opportunity to waste your time twice.”
“It is unwise to be too sure of one’s own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.”
“These are the few ways we can practice humility:
To speak as little as possible of one’s self.
To mind one’s own business.
Not to want to manage other people’s affairs.
To avoid curiosity.
To accept contradictions and correction cheerfully.
To pass over the mistakes of others.
To accept insults and injuries.
To accept being slighted, forgotten and disliked.
To be kind and gentle even under provocation.
Never to stand on one’s dignity.
To choose always the hardest.”
“If you make a mistake and do not correct it, this is called a mistake.”
“The worst distance between two people is misunderstanding.”
“Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.”
“Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.”
“No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.”