mistake quotes

The great mistake these people make is that they go to looking after the spiritual welfare of the Indians before securing their physical.George Crook

The joy of life consists in the exercise of one's energies, continual growth, constant change, the enjoyment of every new experience. To stop means simply to die. The eternal mistake of mankind is to set up an attainable ideal.Aleister Crowley

Have I ever made a mistake? I am sure. Do I think I can stand on my record? I do.Candy Crowley

The big mistake that men make is that when they turn thirteen or fourteen and all of a sudden they've reached puberty, they believe that they like women. Actually, you're just horny. It doesn't mean you like women any more at twenty-one than you did at ten.George William Curtis

It's always a mistake for writers to key their submissions to world events, because they move so quickly and unpredictably, as has certainly proven the case in Afghanistan.Richard Curtis

I see myself as quite feminine. But many people seem to think differently about that; sometimes people mistake me for a man. In Paris I often hear 'bonjour monsieur'.Saskia de Brauw

Those allies who failed to join us will regret it. They're making a mistake.Al D'Amato

I think, as I've gotten older, I've been able to be more reckless with my choices, because practically speaking, you get less careful. Your choices become more instinctive, and you feel like if you make a mistake, it won't destroy you.Willem Dafoe

Always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter. Walt Disney Every decision you make is a mistake.Edward Dahlberg

Every decision you make is a mistake.Edward Dahlberg

Demand is best measured in terms of spending. You know, I think in traditional economics, it's a mistake to measure it in terms of the quantity of goods.Ray Dalio

So to answer your question, I'm not entirely sure how I ended up where I am today, in the sense that nobody in my family is an actor. It just happened by mistake.Hugh Dancy

Growing up in New York with artist parents - a very liberal environment, where we were always encouraged to challenge the status quo - I think for a long time I confused jingoism with patriotism. And that is a mistake.Claire Danes

The writers want to know were you made your mistake, no how well your curve is breaking.Alvin Dark

Make no mistake, tax cheaters cheat us all, and the IRS should enforce our laws to the letter.Tom Daschle

I got quite cross when I heard about Emma Thompson adapting 'Sense and Sensibility.' It was absolutely childish of me, but I thought, 'I should be doing that. They didn't even ask me.' Some mistake, surely.Andrew Davies

Sometimes I think it's possible to mistake desire for clarity and talking in a no-nonsense way for aggression.Richard Dawkins

People sometimes mistake being serious with being taken seriously.Patrick Dempsey

Any glamorous moment you might mistake me for having is always pretend.Kat Dennings

People make the mistake of drinking the Kool-Aid, believing your own hype, letting people tell you you're this or you're that or you're too this.Kat Dennings