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Accepting Being Wrong Quotes


"Love is being accepting of all of their flaws." - Haley Pullos

"Confidence comes with maturity, being more accepting of yourself." - Nicole Scherzinger

"Being afraid something is true is accepting the possibility. Accepting the possibility is the first step to believing." - Terry Goodkind

"We all want things we can't have. Being a decent human being is accepting that." - John Fowles

"That's what's wrong with the country. There are too many 'good soldiers' accepting too many bad decisions." - Shirley Chisholm

"What's wrong with being naked?" - Zeena Schreck

"What's wrong with being naked?" - Zeena Schreck

"By accepting yourself and being fully what you are, your presence can make others happy." - Jane Roberts

"It's about being here in the moment, accepting one another and allowing creativity to flow." - Stefon Harris

"Our accepting what we must always inhibits our being what we ought to be." - John Fowles

"I had a lot of trouble accepting God as a human being." - Suhaib Webb

"Being an adult means accepting those situations where no action is possible." - John D Macdonald

"Our accepting what we are must always inhibit our being what we ought to be." - John Fowles

"I come from musical theater, and a lot of musical theater is about accepting fantasy. I think it is more about just being open and accepting." - Amy Adams

"Being perfect is being flawed, accepting it, and never letting it make you feel less than your best." - Jessica Alba

"Being wrong is acceptable, but staying wrong is totally unacceptable." - Jack D. Schwager

"There is nothing so wrong as accepting a thing merely because men who have done things say it should be so." - Alfred Stieglitz

"Beauty is about being comfortable in your own skin. It's about knowing and accepting who you are." - Ellen Degeneres

"Not being able to think of a reply is not the same thing as accepting another's words." - Robin Hobb

"The inclination to self-depreciation, to freely accepting being robbed, being duped, and being swindled, could be the modesty of a god among men." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"What's wrong with being number 2?" - Mitch Albom

"I never went wrong by being myself." - Kevyn Aucoin

"What's wrong with being number two?" - Morrie Schwartz

"Being wrong about important things is exhausting." - John Irving

"There's nothing wrong with being an agitator." - Rose Mcgowan

"There's nothing wrong with being an anarchist." - Jerry Brown

"There's nothing wrong with being fired." - Ted Turner

"Being too early is indistinguishable from being wrong." - Tim O'Reilly

"The secret to being wrong isn't to avoid being wrong! The secret is being willing to be wrong. The secret is realizing that wrong isn't fatal." - Seth Godin

"Don't we get it? To put our arm around someone who is gay, someone who has an addiction, somebody who lives a different lifestyle, someone who is not what we think they should be... doing that has nothing to do with enabling them or accepting what they do as okay by us. It has nothing to do with encouraging them in their practice of what you or I might feel or believe is wrong vs right.It has everything to do with being a good human being. A good person. A good friend." - Daniel Pearce

"Integrity is fundamental to being men. Integrity means being truthful, but it also means accepting responsibility and honoring commitments and covenants." - D. Todd Christofferson

"The worst thing is not being wrong, but being sure one is not wrong." - Paul Tournier

"You are wrong when you say there is no power in being a woman. When I think of my mother and the women in my tribe, and the hidden women in the harem, I know there are many types of power in this world...I found power in accepting the truth of who I am. It may not be a truth that others can accept, but I cannot live any other way. How would it be to live a lie every minute of your life? I don't think I could do it." - Alison Goodman

"Being wrong doesn't mean being creative - but if you aren't afraid of being wrong, you can't be creative." - Ken Robinson

"One of the most exiting things about being pregnant is that I just am accepting the complete unknown; it's a complete mystery and miracle." - Natalie Portman

"The true way and the sure way to friendship is through humility-being open to each other, accepting each other just as we are, knowing each other." - Mother Teresa

"An artist who is inspired is being obvious. He's not making any decisions, he's not weighing one idea against another. He's accepting his first thoughts." - Keith Johnstone

"We can make ourselves whole only by accepting our partiality, by living within our limits, by being humans not by trying to be gods." - Wendell Berry

"An artist who is inspired is being obvious. He's not making any decisions, he's not weighing one idea against another. He's accepting his first thoughts." - Keith Johnstone

"If after accepting the spiritual master and being initiated one does not follow the rules and regulations of devotional service, then he is again fallen." - A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

"Be the person you are. Never try to be another, and you will become mature. Maturity is accepting the responsibility of being oneself, whatsoever the cost." - Rajneesh

"We think of happiness as something we can take. But usually it comes from being content with what we have, and accepting ourselves." - Cynthia Hand

"Accepting what we're given is a practice in being present to everything beyond us that lets us become intimate with the nature of life." - Mark Nepo

"You're not supposed to be accepting trophies. You're supposed to be in the back being mad that people are getting trophies." - Zach Galifianakis

"I think we must be careful about too easily accepting, or being too easily grateful for, sacrifices made by others, especially if we have made none ourselves." - Wendell Berry

"Accepting that the world is full of uncertainty and ambiguity does not and should not stop people from being pretty sure about a lot of things." - Julian Baggini

"The users are not going to be in the position of accepting what's been collected; they're going to be in the position of being able to demand collection." - Stephen Cambone

"It's fun to be an actor and dress up, but I'm happy being me and just loving accepting my personal style." - India De Beaufort

"As a gymnast, you always wear spandex. Being a teenager wearing spandex? It was tough accepting how my body looked, especially if there was any weight gain." - Alicia Sacramone

"Successful investors must temper the arrogance of taking a stand with a large dose of humility, accepting that despite their efforts and care, they may in fact be wrong." - Seth Klarman

"Conservatism, I believe, happens to be what happens when people behave according to a certain moral code, a certain sense of right and wrong, people that are accepting responsibility for themselves. Conservatism is what happens when you're a good citizen." - Rush Limbaugh

"[I]n the past two decades anthropologists have gathered data on life and death in pre-state societies rather than accepting the warm and fuzzy stereotypes. What did they find? In a nutshell: Hobbes was right, Rousseau was wrong." - Steven Pinker

"Torturing a human being is almost always wrong, but it is not absolutely wrong." - Peter Singer

"Sin is not wrong doing, it is wrong BEING, deliberate and emphatic independence of God." - Oswald Chambers

"There are few people who are more often wrong than those who cannot suffer being wrong." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"The things you learn from sports - setting goals, being part of a team, confidence - that's invaluable. It's not about trophies and ribbons. It's about being on time for practice, accepting challenges and being fearful of the elements." - Summer Sanders

"Love is being accepting of all of their flaws. Love is being understanding and compassionate. Love is realizing that they are going to make mistakes but knowing you can't hold it against them. Love is being constantly supportive." - Haley Pullos

"I don't think there's anything wrong being a dreamer." - Erin Morgenstern

"Whatever you believe, be open to being wrong" - Peter Rollins

"There's no problem being wrong; it's a learning opportunity." - Rush Limbaugh

"Intellectual brilliance is no guarantee against being dead wrong." - David Fasold

"Getting its history wrong is part of being a nation." - Ernest Renan

"There's nothing wrong with being a large mammal." - Jim Morrison

"There's nothing wrong with being gay, but I'm not." - Joe Jonas

"What's wrong with being a boring kind of guy?" - George H W Bush

"You can risk being wrong or you can be boring." - Seth Godin

"My specialty is being right when other people are wrong." - George Bernard Shaw

"Scientists are very afraid of being proven wrong." - Donald Johanson

"True generosity means accepting ingratitude." - Coco Chanel

"I'm not accepting of whiners." - Tom Watson

"It is good to be busy. Being busy takes our mind off being in love at the wrong time, in the wrong place and with the wrong guy." - Melissa De La Cruz

"It is so easy to be wrong-and to persist in being wrong-when the costs of being wrong are paid by others." - Thomas Sowell

"I think there's something really sexy about being funny and being quirky and weird. I think we're in a generation where we're accepting weirdness and individuality, and I think that's the most important part." - Denise Bidot

"Human nature must not be altered in order to have a problem-free world. Man is not just a problem-solving being, as behaviorists would wish us to believe, but a problem-recognizing and -accepting being." - Allan Bloom

"I think there's something really sexy about being funny and being quirky and weird. I think we"re in a generation where we"re accepting weirdness and individuality, and I think that's the most important part." - Denise Bidot

"I could be wrong. Not being certain is what being a philosopher is all about." - Terry Pratchett

"If being sane is thinking there's something wrong with being different, I'd rather be completely $%^&^& mental." - Angelina Jolie

"You can go wrong by being too skeptical as readily as by being too trusting." - Robert A Heinlein

"Being sad with the right people is better than being happy with the wrong ones." - Philippos Syrigos

"Being right keeps you in place, being wrong forces you to explore." - Steven Johnson

"Our love of being right is best understood as our fear of being wrong" - Kathryn Schulz

"Perhaps being hated in the right way is preferable to being loved in the wrong one." - Dov Davidoff

"Not only does "orthodox" no longer mean being right, it practically means being wrong." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"...people find it far easier to forgive others for being wrong than being right." - J K Rowling

"The word 'orthodoxy' not only no longer means being right; it practically means being wrong." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Dumbledore says people find it far easier to forgive others for being wrong than being right." - J K Rowling

"There's no being wrong in seeing something in art, only being disagreed with." - Jonathan Safran Foer

"Being boring is just wrong, isn't it? You wouldn't have got anywhere being boring." - Rachel Johnson

"Being alone is almost always preferable to being with the wrong person." - Amy Dickinson

"I prefer being wrong in my own way to being right in someone else's." - Yevgeny Zamyatin

"I'm no liar. I could have been wrong, but I ended up not being [wrong]. But I'm no liar." - Stephen A. Smith

"There is nothing wrong with being afraid - but there is nothing more wrong than allowing that to be your master." - Bobby Darin

"To keep the wrong leader in the wrong place prevents the right leader from being in the right place." - Aubrey Malphurs

"We can be almost certain of being wrong about the future, if we are wrong about the past." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"[The blame for the future 'plight of civilization] must rest on scientific men, equally with others, for being incapable of accepting the responsibility for the profound social upheavals which their own work primarily has brought about in human relationships." - Frederick Soddy

"Being a Christian means accepting Christ as your savior, your God. Thats why you are called a Christian. If you remove Christ, theres only ian and that means I am nothing." - Manny Pacquiao

"Marrying, founding a family, accepting all the children that come, supporting them in this insecure world, and perhaps even guiding them a little, is, I am convinced, the utmost a human being can succeed in doing at all." - Franz Kafka

"Jealousy, anger, fear - these are ridiculous emotions that drain your power. You need to control them by being content, trusting that life knows what is best, accepting with an even mind whatever is presented to you." - Frederick Lenz

"The man who sat on the ground in his tipi meditating on life and its meaning, accepting the kinship of all creatures and acknowledging unity with the universe of things, was infusing into his being the true essence of civilization." - Luther Standing Bear

"You must love yourself before you love another. By accepting yourself and fully being what you are, your simple presence can make others happy You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love & affection." - Gautama Buddha

"Part of knowing ourselves is also being able to accept who we are and to value ourselves regardless of our flaws. Accepting who we are allows us to value our worth without conditions or reservations." - Diane Greene

"Let's stop 'tolerating' or 'accepting' difference, as if we're so much better for not being different in the first place. Instead, let's celebrate difference, because in this world it takes a lot of guts to be different." - Kate Bornstein

"Passively accepting your sadness is the same as forgetting to build your own happiness. Happiness is more than a mood. It's a long-lasting state that is more accurately called well-being." - Deepak Chopra

"I held my heart back from positively accepting anything, since I was afraid of another fall, and in this condition of suspense I was being all the more killed." - Saint Augustine

"Understanding and accepting diversity enables us to see that each of us is needed.. It also enables us to begin to think about being abandoned to the strengths of others, of admitting that we cannot know or do everything." - Max De Pree

"Creativity comes from accepting that you're not safe, from being absolutely aware, and from letting go of control. It's a matter of seeing everything - even when you want to shut your eyes." - Madeleine L'Engle

"Those who choose love - daring to feel to the depths of being, accepting responsibility for their actions, and seeking a purpose in life - will find that the world of significant living will unfold its cleverly concealed presence." - Barbara Marciniak

"India's future lies in being an open society, an open polity, a functioning democracy respecting all fundamental human freedoms, accepting the rule of law and, at the same time, to emerge as a successful, internationally competitive market economy." - Manmohan Singh

"In the process of deeply accepting our own inner experience, instead of being identified with a story of a limited self, we realize the compassion and wakefulness that is our essence." - Tara Brach

"Being in love makes me vulnerable. Intimacy on that level can be so exposing. Accepting that vulnerability and allowing myself to be completely transparent is an ongoing process for me." - Danielle Cormack

"You cannot spend your life wanting to be someone else, snipping off pieces of yourself you don't like, and suddenly expect, upon reaching a goal, to be confident, self-accepting, rooted like an oak tree in your being." - Geneen Roth

"Being a Christian means accepting Christ as your savior, your God. That's why you are called a 'Christian.' If you remove Christ, there's only 'ian' and that means 'I am nothing.'" - Manny Pacquiao

"My supporters are people who believe in being fiscally responsible and socially accepting. I think most people are in that category. Speaking with a broad brushstroke, those are my supporters." - Gary Johnson

"Positive feelings come from being honest about yourself and accepting your personality, and physical characteristics, warts and all; and, from belonging to a family that accepts you without question." - Willard Scott

"Silicon Valley has evolved a critical mass of engineers and venture capitalists and all the support structure - the law firms, the real estate, all that - that are all actually geared toward being accepting of startups." - Elon Musk

"People try to live vicariously through fighters, but it's one-on-one; it's primal. There's no other feeling like it. The problem for me was accepting it - that nothing compares to being champ." - Sugar Ray Leonard

"I believe the best influence you can have is not by being preachy, but by trying to live. For example, knowing you're not perfect, but trying to treat everyone kind and accepting everyone for who they are." - Paul Butcher

"Being wrong on facts, that's something you have a real responsibility to correct. But being wrong in the fun sports way is part of the interplay." - Joe Posnanski

"We learn humility through accepting humiliations cheerfully." - Mother Teresa

"Personal style is accepting who you are." - Diane Von Furstenberg

"Accepting new challenges makes me come alive." - Jake T Austin

"I'm not good at accepting help." - Patricia Heaton

"We begin by loving and accepting ourselves." - Frederick Lenz

"Scratch the surface of any cynic, and you will find a wounded idealist underneath. Because of previous pain or disappointment, cynics make their conclusions about life before the questions have even been asked. This means that beyond just seeing what is wrong with the world, cynics lack the courage to do something about it. The dynamic beneath cynicism is a fear of accepting responsibility." - John Ortberg

"If you think for one second no one knows what you've been going through; be accepting of the fact that you are wrong, that the long drawn and heavy breaths of despair have at times been felt by everyone - that pain is part of the human condition and that alone makes you a legion." - Shane Koyczan

"It would be foolish and wrong to ignore the fact that all our universities today tread a very dangerous path. Increasingly, they are accepting government money because they are doing things that government wants done. How great a peril is this in a democracy?" - Vincent Massey

"The word 'heresy' not only means no longer being wrong; it practically means being clear-headed and courageous. The word 'orthodoxy' not only no longer means being right; it practically means being wrong" - Gilbert K Chesterton

"There are surely worse things than being wrong, and being dull and pedantic are surely among them." - Mark Kac

"I was afraid of being rejected, yes. I was also afraid of being accepted for the wrong reasons." - Erich Segal

"Stop being afraid of what could go wrong and Start being positive about what could go right." - Zig Ziglar

"It's easy to win forgiveness for being wrong; being right is what gets you into real trouble." - Bjarne Stroustrup

"The audience will always forgive you for being wrong and exciting, but never for being right and dull." - Burt Reynolds

"Being on a soccer pitch is not the same as being in a kitchen when things are going wrong." - Gordon Ramsay

"What's wrong with being elitist if you are trying to encourage people to join the elite rather than being exclusive?" - Richard Dawkins

"Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong." - Peter McIntyre

"So if you think being thin is enough to succeed in gymnastics, you're wrong." - Shannon Miller

"There's nothing wrong with being gay, so to deny it is to make a judgment." - Keanu Reeves

"My child has done nothing wrong apart from being born to a mother like me" - Kim Soo-hyun

"One can sometimes do good by being the right person in the wrong place." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"The greatest failure in life is being successful in the wrong assignment." - Myles Munroe

"You'll never be able to let him go. You'll always feel wrong about being with me." - Suzanne Collins

"To be engaged in opposing wrong affords but a slender guarantee for being right." - William E Gladstone

"We are being ruined by the best efforts of people who are doing the wrong thing." - W Edwards Deming

"I do' think there's anything wrong with being paternalistic as a company," - Leonard Lauder

"I wasn't ever advised by Scott Sullivan of anything ever being wrong." - Bernie Ebbers

"It has nothing to do with the time being right or wrong. Storms just happen." - Chris Murray

"Being in the wrong place never helps you do the right thing" - Craig Groeschel

"Too many times I"ve been wrong, I guess being right takes too long." - Drake

"I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong" - Audrey Hepburn

"The fear of being wrong is the prime inhibitor of the creative process." - Jean Bryant



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