The reason I got involved in public service, by and large, if I had to credit one thinker, one person, it would be Ayn Rand. The fight we are in here, make no mistake about it, is a fight of individualism versus collectivism.
Most people make the mistake of over-training the biceps and under-training the triceps.
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.
A smart man makes a mistake, learns from it, and never makes that mistake again. But a wise man finds a smart man and learns from him how to avoid the mistake altogether.
I never made a mistake in grammar but one in my life and as soon as I done it I seen it.
Life is rife with frustrations, jealousies and, on occasion, an overwhelming sense of its injustices, but it's a big mistake to let such negative sentiments rule our lives and dictate choices.
The biggest mistake that you can make is to believe that you are working for somebody else. Job security is gone. The driving force of a career must come from the individual. Remember: Jobs are owned by the company, you own your career!
Mistake — quotes and aphorisms
The proactive approach to a mistake is to acknowledge it instantly, correct and learn from it.
When you make a mistake and the devil comes and tells you 'You're no good', you don't have to take on the guilt and condemnation he wants to put on you. No! You can immediately confess your mistake to God, thank Him for forgiving you and cleansing you with the blood of Jesus, and move forward in the victory of His grace and forgiveness.
A well adjusted person is one who makes the same mistake twice without getting nervous.
My style is to stay on the offensive: to take risks, to recover very fast when you make a mistake, but to keep moving forward.
A failure is not always a mistake, it may simply be the best one can do under the circumstances. The real mistake is to stop trying.