Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
"Failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down.
Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err.
While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, the other is busy making mistakes and becoming superior.
An expert is a man who has made all the mistakes which can be made, in a narrow field.
Mistakes are a part of the dues one pays for a full life.
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.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
An expert is someone who knows some of the worst mistakes that can be made in his subject and how to avoid them.
It was when I found out I could make mistakes that I knew I was on to something.
I learned hard lessons, and I've taken that lesson and it's helped me become a better business person and a better leader.
Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one's mistakes.
There are no mistakes. The events we bring upon ourselves, no matter how unpleasant, are necessary in order to learn what we need to learn; whatever steps we take, they're necessary to reach the places we've chosen to go.
To avoid situations in which you might make mistakes may be the biggest mistake of all.
Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement.
A man of genius makes no mistakes; his errors are volitional and are the portals of discovery.
As long as the world is turning and spinning, we're gonna be dizzy and we're gonna make mistakes.
Take chances, make mistakes. That's how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.