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Quotations on Error

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Give me a productive error over a boring, mundane and unproductive fact any day.

~ Unknown

Sometimes we may learn more from a man's errors, than from his virtues.

~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

It takes less time to do a thing right than it does to explain why you did it wrong.

~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

If I have erred, I err in company with Abraham Lincoln.

~ Theodore Roosevelt

Error is discipline through which we advance.

~ William Ellery Channing

No mans error becomes his own Law; nor obliges him to persist in it.

~ Thomas Hobbes

A man whose errors take ten years to correct is quite a man.

~ J. Robert Oppenheimer

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