Admitting Faults Quotes

Quotes tagged as "admitting-faults" Showing 1-15 of 15
Sean Covey
“It's especially hard to admit that you made a mistake to your parents, because, of course, you know so much more than they do.”
Sean Covey, The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective Teens

Ronald Reagan
“Our government needs the church, because only those humble enough to admit they're sinners can bring democracy the tolerance it requires to survive”
Ronald Reagan

“If we misread the blueprint of our life, we need not be ashamed of backtracking on our chosen options. Admitting to mistakes may make us human and maybe great again. ("Sisyphus' hardship on the hill")”
Erik Pevernagie

Dan Pearce
“I will never have greater respect than for the man that realizes he was wrong and graciously admits it without a single excuse.”
Dan Pearce, Single Dad Laughing

Andrea Michelle
“I spent the past two years fearing the worst, that I chose safe arms to hold me when his arms weren’t the arms I longed to be in, nor were they really safe. I thought it’s what I deserved. I thought I couldn’t belong in the arms I wanted to really hold me.”
Andrea Michelle, Escape the Doubt

Jane Casey
“Sometimes the hardest thing is admitting you were wrong. It’s hard to say you need to be forgiven.”
Jane Casey

“... the transition from lost to found is never an easy one. It is never easy to be a prodigal son -- or daughter. It is never easy to say, 'I will arise and go to my father ...' (Luke 15:18, 19). This is never easy, because it is not until our situation becomes completely hopeless that we can humble ourselves to the extent of admitting that such a gross mistake was our own.”
Robert L. Short, The Gospel According to Peanuts

Anthony Liccione
“It's easier to say, "I don't remember" when you're wrong.”
Anthony Liccione

Rafael Sabatini
“What a man dares to do, he should dare to confess- unless he is a coward.”
Rafael Sabatini, Scaramouche

Arthur Conan Doyle
“Take a pinch of snuff, doctor, and acknowledge that I have scored over you in your example.”
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Complete Illustrated Novels of Sherlock Holmes: A Study in Scarlet, The Sign of the Four, The Hound of the Baskervilles & The Valley of Fear

“Apology is not about saying I'm sorry, but it is about the meaning you put behind the apology and admitting that you are the wrong part.”
Unarine Ramaru

“Sometimes it's harder to say sorry, then it is to say goodbye.”
Michelle Blanchard

“The earlier you admit to your mistakes, the more time you would have to learn and grow from them.”
Edmond Mbiaka

Dawn Jayne
“You told me to tell the truth, and this is exactly why I didn’t want to. You want me to think I’m selfish.”
“I want you to own your thoughts and actions, and not be afraid of them. Accepting your limitations is every bit as important as embracing your strengths.”
Dawn Jayne, Uprising

Majid Kazmi
“It may sound paradoxical, but strength comes from vulnerability. You have to ask the question to get the answer, even though asking the question means you didn't know.”
Majid Kazmi, The First Dancer: How to be the first among equals and attract unlimited opportunities