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"Right is right and wrong is wrong." - Terrell Owens

"What's right is right, and what's wrong is wrong." - Daniel Snyder

"Justice consists not in being neutral between right and wrong, but in finding out the right and upholding it, wherever found, against the wrong." - Theodore Roosevelt

"Justice consists not in being neutral between right and wrong, but finding out the right and upholding it, wherever found, against the wrong." - Theodore Roosevelt

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

"Right is right if nobody is right, and wrong is wrong if everybody is wrong." - Fulton J Sheen

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

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

"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

"It looks wrong, and it sounds wrong, but it's right." - Ralph Vaughan Williams

"Being a parent is a weird juggling act - and nobody does it right. Everybody does it wrong." - Jamie Lee Curtis

"There being no absolute and universal standard of right, terrorism must be held to be wrong in every case." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Love is people telling you when you do something wrong and being there to celebrate when you do something right!" - Xosha Roquemore

"I like to be the right thing in the wrong place and the wrong thing in the right place. Being the right thing in the wrong place and the wrong thing in the right place is worth it because something interesting always happens." - Andy Warhol

"Eat right and you can't go wrong." - Jack Lalanne

"Eat right and you ca' go wrong." - Jack Lalanne

"You can't live wrong and pray right." - Leonard Ravenhill

"Leadership is all about right and wrong." - Edward Heath

"I'm right, and everyone else is wrong." - Larry Ellison

"I think there is a tendency for people to get rigid and caught up in their beliefs of what is right and wrong, and they lose sight of humanity. Being human has to come first before right or wrong." - Matisyahu

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

"Silence will save me from being wrong (and foolish), but it will also deprive me of the possibility of being right." - Igor Stravinsky

"Before you invest, you must ensure that you have realistically assessed your probability of being right and how you will react to the consequences of being wrong." - Benjamin Graham

"You can create a good impression on yourself by being right . . . but for creating a good impression on others there's nothing to beat being totally and catastrophically wrong." - Michael Frayn

"Believe me... I've made a career out of being the right thing in the wrong space and the wrong thing in the right space. That's one thing... I really do know about." - Andy Warhol

"It's OK to be wrong. You learn from your wrongs. You don't learn from being right. If you're right, you already know it. If you're wrong, it's because you don't know about it, and you made a mistake." - Martin Landau

"We need strong school board members who know right from wrong. The Bible, being the only true source of right and wrong, should be the guide of board members. Only godly Christians can truly qualify for this critically important position...." - Robert Simonds

"There is really no right and wrong. I recognize no right and wrong." - Mary Maclane

"Right is right though all condemn, and wrong is wrong though all approve." - Charles Spurgeon

"There was a time when man stood strong, right was right and wrong was wrong." - Ted Nugent

"Right is right, and wrong is wrong, in small things as well as in big things." - Billy Graham

"The critics. When they're right, they're right for the wrong reasons. And they're usually wrong." - Bill Murray

"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

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

"If you work in either journalism or politics... you will be flogged for being right and flogged for being wrong, and it hurts both ways-but it doesn't hurt as much when you're right." - Hunter S Thompson

"If you work in either journalism or politics... you will be flogged for being right and flogged for being wrong, and it hurts both ways - but it doesn't hurt as much when you're right." - Hunter S Thompson

"It is better to be boldly decisive and risk being wrong than to agonize at length and be right too late." - Marilyn Moats Kennedy

"I'm a businessman, and I think there's nothing wrong with being a businessman provided you have the right headspace and do good things with the money you make." - Kim Dotcom

"I am sure there is a right way and a wrong way and in today's life, there are many different rules of being politically correct." - Mike Singletary

"Happiness and suffering do not depend on being poor or rich, they depend on having the right or wrong understanding in our mind." - Ajahn Chah

"It's scary being loved. Because life is complicated and all too often it throws you off balance by sending you the right person at the wrong time." - Guillaume Musso

"Even when you are right, there are costs and taxes associated with being tactical. When you are wrong, there are opportunity costs." - Barry Ritholtz

"Once you depart from the Ten Commandments as being the foundation of right and wrong, you are in a free fall." - Randall Terry

"The idea of right and wrong, being righteous, acknowledging when you make a mistake, repentance - all these important things I got from my Catholic background." - Jon Voight

"Today, not starting is far, far worse than being wrong. If you start, you've got a shot at evolving and adjusting to turn your wrong into a right. But if you don't start, you never get a chance." - Seth Godin

"There are literally several levels of SCO being wrong. And even if we were to live in that alternate universe where SCO would be right, they'd still be wrong." - Linus Torvalds

"(...) being right all the time acquires a huge importance in education, and there is this terror of being wrong. The ego is so tied to being right that later on in life you are reluctant to accept that you are ever wrong, because you are defending not the idea but your self-esteem. (...) this terror of being wrong means that people have enormous difficulties in changing ideas." - Edward De Bono

"But am I clever and right or clever and wrong?" - Cassandra Clare

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

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

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

"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

"Being right is less important to us than the freedom to be wrong." - Jean Rostand

"Being stubborn is a virtue when you're right; it's only a character flaw when you're wrong." - Chuck Noll

"You may sometimes be much in the Wrong, in owning your being in the Right." - Benjamin Franklin

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

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

"Majorities are generally wrong, if only in their reasons for being right." - George Saintsbury

"The first ingredient to being wrong is to claim that you are right." - Criss Jami

"When I hear something going wrong, I insist on it being put right." - Rupert Murdoch

"Let's say loudly and clearly, Right to Work is wrong for workers and wrong for America." - Hillary Clinton

"I think as an actor you can feel when something's right and when something's resonating. I don't think that there's necessarily a right and a wrong. I think it's just a matter of being honest and telling a story." - Sadie Calvano

"That's what law is: educated guesses at right and wrong." - Neal Shusterman

"Experimental evidence is the final arbiter of right and wrong." - Brian Greene

"First feed the face, then talk right and wrong." - Bertolt Brecht

"I certainly know the difference between right and wrong." - Robert De Niro

"My philosophy? I'm always right and you are wrong." - Oscar Wilde

"Do what's right and you'll never go wrong." - Ron Kaufman

"Donald Trump believes in a right and a wrong." - Eric Trump

"Right and wrong are not the product of census." - Terry Goodkind

"Time is the clarity for seeing right and wrong." - Alan Lightman

"Are right and wrong convertible terms, dependant upon popular opinion?" - William Lloyd Garrison

"You cannot do wrong and feel right. It is impossible!" - Ezra Taft Benson

"Ask yourself is it right or wrong and act accordingly." - Otto Graham

"Success is the sole earthly judge of right and wrong." - Adolf Hitler

"I love the gray area between right and wrong." - Dan Brown

"I know I'm right, and I know you're wrong." - Laura Schlessinger

"Justice implies knowledge of the right and proper place for a thing or a being to be; of right as against wrong; of the mean and limit; of spiritual gain as against loss; of truth as against falsehood." - Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas

"Everyone has a right to love and be loved, and nobody on this earth has the right to tell anyone that their love for another human being is morally wrong." - Barbra Streisand

"It is nobler to declare oneself wrong than to insist on being right -especially when one is right." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Being with you never felt wrong. It's the one thing I did right. You're the one thing I did right." - Becca Fitzpatrick

"Forgiveness is a sacrifice. You're giving up being right about something, whether you're right or wrong about it." - Jeffrey Pierce

"It is nobler to declare oneself wrong than to insist on being right - especially when one is right." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Some people think it's wrong, being single isn't right. But if you hurt the right person, you'll be wrong all your life." - Tyga

"I would rather have the wrong facts and a right attitude, than right facts and a wrong attitude." - Chuck Smith

"There is right and there is wrong, I have NEVER been wrong." - John Waters

"Nobody is wired wrong, because there's no wrong and right in the way we are." - Hannah Hart

"No, it's a Bb. It looks wrong and it sounds wrong, but it's right." - Ralph Vaughan Williams

"Science is at no moment quite right, but it is seldom quite wrong, and has, as a rule, a better chance of being right than the theories of the unscientific. It is, therefore, rational to accept it hypothetically." - Bertrand Russell

"I don't really care about being right, I just care about success. I don't mind being wrong, and I'll admit that I'm wrong a lot. It doesn't really matter to me too much. What matters to me is that we do the right thing." - Steve Jobs

"Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if everyone is for it." - William Penn

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

"Right is right, and wrong is wrong, and a body ain't got no business doing wrong when he ain't ignorant and knows better." - Mark Twain

"Right is right, and wrong is wrong, and a body ai' got no business doing wrong when he ai' ignorant and knows better." - Mark Twain

"Do I know I'm right? Judgments aren't the same as facts. Instinct is not science. I'm like any other human being, as fallible and as capable of being wrong. I only know what I believe." - Tony Blair

"Do I know I'm right? Judgements aren't the same as facts. Instinct is not science. I'm like any other human being, as fallible and as capable of being wrong. I only know what I believe." - Tony Blair

"You can create a good impression on yourself by being right, he realizes, but for creating a good impression on others there's nothing to beat being totally and catastrophically wrong." - Michael Frayn

"Risks are a measure of people. People who won't take them are trying to preserve what they have. People who do take them often end up having more. Some risks have a future, and some people call them wrong. But being right may be like walking backwards proving where you've been. Being wrong isn't in the future, or in the past. Being wrong isn't anywhere but being here. Best place to be, eh?" - Paul Arden

"Tell him he's wrong. Tell him that even if he's right about waiting, he's right for the wrong reasons, and that makes him all the way wrong." - Stephen King

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

"It isn't that there's no right and wrong here. There's no right." - V S Naipaul

"Sometimes it's right to do the wrong things and right now is one of those times." - Ben Kingsley

"Loving what is right is different from hating what is wrong and feeling right about it." - Roy Masters

"I was raised by my grandmother. She instilled everything into me. She taught me right from wrong from day one. I remembered everyday, being 4 or 5 years old, and walking to school, she would be like, Raise your right hand and stay on the right side of the street and make sure you do the right thing in school." - Nick Cannon

"You have the right to be wrong. Let your ideas fail, let your skills prove their inadequacy, and let your knowledge reveal its limits. None of that is the real you anyway. When you fail you discover your boundaries. You map out the edges of your capabilities. And this allows you to eventually move beyond them. Being wrong eventually leads to being right. And even where it doesn't, it's still a more interesting path than being nothing." - Steve Pavlina

"Next to being right in this world, the best of all things is to be clearly and definitely wrong, because you will come out somewhere. If you go buzzing about between right and wrong, vibrating and fluctuating, you come out nowhere; but if you are absolutely and thoroughly and persistently wrong, you must, some of these days, have the extreme good fortune of knocking your head against a fact, and that sets you all straight again." - Thomas Huxley

"What would our world be like if we ceased to worry about 'right' and 'wrong,' or 'good' and 'evil,' and simply acted so as to maximize well-being, our own and that of others? Would we lose anything important?" - Sam Harris

"We hold that the greatest right in the world is the right to be wrong, that in the exercise thereof people have an inviolable right to express their unbridled thoughts on all topics and personalities, being liable only for the use of that right." - William Randolph Hearst

"It wasn't about believing this or that, it wasn't even about good and evil and right and wrong, it was about finding the strength to bear the discomfort that came with being in the world." - Mark Haddon

"But, you know, the issues of humanity and what is fair treatment and good treatment of a fellow human being should not really be based on a personal sense of right and wrong or judgment." - Debbie Harry

"I think I've done more right than wrong on foreign policy. I've criticized the president for being weak and indecisive. I've been a problem solver in Washington and I think I've got something to offer the party and nation." - Lindsey Graham

"it's wrong to be right; it's right to be wrong." - Paul Arden

"Mistakes are at the very base of human thought, embedded there, feeding the structure like root nodules. If we were not provided with the knack for being wrong, we could never get anything useful done. We think our way along by choosing between right and wrong alternatives, and the wrong choices have to be made as often as the right ones. We get along in life this way." - Lewis Thomas

"Reputation is what others perceive you as being, and their opinion may be right or wrong. Character, however, is what you really are, and nobody truly knows that but you. But you are what matters most." - John Wooden

"Liberals have shifted government into a position of being neutral between right and wrong. By concentrating power in government institutions, liberals chisel at the three pillars of society: the family unit, work ethic and faith. That's not good for America." - James G. Watt

"There is nothing more likely to drive a man mad, than the being unable to get rid of the idea of the distinction between right and wrong, and an obstinate, constitutional preference of the true to the agreeable." - William Hazlitt

"There are times, however, and this is one of them, when even being right feels wrong. What do you say, for instance, about a generation that has been taught that rain is poison and sex is death?" - Hunter S Thompson

"There is no moral absolute, and this leads us to situational ethics, which unfortunately is being taught in public schools all over America. This means that right and wrong is dependent upon the circumstances." - Ted Cruz

"I have had many occasions this year where I questioned and second-guessed my decision in a game, but it comes down to learning from mistakes and being accountable for what you did right or did wrong." - Don Mattingly

"There is a contest old as Eden, which still goes on - the conflict between right and wrong, between error and truth. In this conflict every human being has a part." - Matthew Simpson

"I loved school; I loved the rules, and I liked there being right answers, wrong answers, and being able to give the right answer all the time. And that goes against who many would predict is going to go out and break rules and tell stories for a living." - Kate Dicamillo

"Doing right is never wrong." - Will Keith Kellogg

"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

"Pedantry prides herself on being wrong by rules; while common sense is contented to be right without them." - Charles Caleb Colton

"The cardinal sin is not being badly dressed, but wearing the right thing in the wrong place." - Edith Head

"A man is in the right in being a man; it is the woman who is in the wrong." - Simone De Beauvoir

"One of the things about being a grown-up is learning how to act right even when you feel wrong." - Sean Stewart

"Pedantry prides herself on being wrong by rules; while common sense is contented to be right, without them." - Charles Caleb Colton

"A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appearance of being right." - Thomas Paine

"We all know the Navy is never wrong, but in this case it was a little weak on being right." - Wendell Mayes

"Nobody on this earth has the right to tell anyone that their love for another human being is morally wrong." - Barbra Streisand

"Generally speaking, if a human being never shows anger, then I think something's wrong. He's not right in the brain." - Dalai Lama

"I've occasionally been wrong about certain things, which is in a way more delightful than being right." - Jaron Lanier

"I see the right, and I approve it too; condemn the wrong, and yet the wrong pursue." - Ovid

"Some people are worried about the difference between right and wrong. I'm worried about the difference between wrong and fun." - P. J. O'Rourke

"A fool is a person who knows the difference between right and wrong, and chooses to do wrong." - Andy Stanley

"I see the right, and I approve it too, Condemn the wrong, and yet the wrong pursue." - Samuel Garth

"I see the right, and I approve it too,Condemn the wrong, and yet the wrong pursue." - Samuel Garth

"No man is prejudiced in favor of a thing, knowing it to be wrong. He is attached to it on the belief of its being right; and when he sees it is not so, the prejudice will be gone." - Thomas Paine

"Apologies; our cultural obsession with them isn't about actually being offended, or simply needing to hear, "I'm sorry." It's not really about right or wrong. It's about wanting to throw a rock in the dark and hear something break." - Jim Norton



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