Quotation Explorer - 'Correct'

A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it, is committing another mistake. - Confucius
The outward freedom that we shall attain will only be in exact proportion to the inward freedom to which we may have grown at a given moment. And if this is a correct view of freedom, our chief energy must be concentrated on achieving reform from within. - Mahatma Gandhi
When parents neglect their responsibility to correct and discipline their children society suffers. The results are crimes and harm committed against others. - Ellen J. Barrier
Set the standards for what you expect of people and the correct ones will join your cause. - Shannon L. Alder
The Bible will teach you, correct you, instruct you, and give you hope. - Elizabeth George
It is easier to be critical than correct. - Benjamin Disraeli
In fact, it is more correct to say that Truth is God, than to say that God is Truth. - Mahatma Gandhi
I learned over the years never to correct a fool or he will hate you; correct a wise man, and he will appreciate you. - Ziad K. Abdelnour
The man who seeks to educate himself must first read and then travel in order to correct what he has learned. - Giacomo Casanova
Not always majority are correct sometimes it goes with a lack of understanding - Chief Justice Moalusi Tlotlo
Everyone has a worldview, and everyone is positive theirs is the correct one. I can tell you without a doubt your wrong. - Wesley Gray
When it comes to correct English, there's no one in charge; the lunatics are running the asylum. - Steven Pinker
If one has made a mistake, and fails to correct it, one has made a greater mistake. - Plato
one plus one equal one. it is correct, only in love! - علي الماجد
Seek isolation as much as possible from time to time for it gives fuel for own mind ignition to do the right introspection and, importantly, do the correct identification of others character and intention. - Anuj Somany
Ideas do not have to be correct in order to be good; its only necessary that, if they do fail, they do so in an interesting way. - Robert Rosen
To Regret Over Something is Never the Way out, Never stick to it, Just Learn from it, correct yourself and move on. - Auliq Ice
If using "was" could be deemed gramatically, or atleast emotionally correct, in the sense that it could relate to something that you actually couldn't do in the past, but want to do right now, then I wanna say, "I was sorry, for everything".. - Allwyn Jose
Radiation has properties of both God and Satan. Like God as the correct exposures give excellent health. Like Satan because too little or too much will make you sick and may lead to disease and premature death. - Steven Magee
I do not believe that the present flowering of science is due in the least to a real appreciation of the beauty and intellectual discipline of the subject. It is due simply to the fact that power, wealth and prestige can only be obtained by the correct application of science. - Derek Barton
People live their lives bound by what they accept as correct and true. That’s how they define Reality. But what does it mean to be correct or true? Merely vague concepts… Their Reality may all be a mirage. Can we consider them to simply be living in their own world, shaped by their beliefs? - Masashi Kishimoto
Your birth is a mistake you'll spend your whole life trying to correct. - Chuck Palahniuk
The ruler attains wholeness in the correct governance of the people. - Lao Tzu
Man is so intelligent that he feels impelled to invent theories to account for what happens in the world. Unfortunately, he is not quite intelligent enough, in most cases, to find correct explanations. So that when he acts on his theories, he behaves very often like a lunatic. - Aldous Huxley
Even if you do learn to speak correct English, whom are you going to speak it to? - Clarence Darrow
I hope you become comfortable with the use of logic without being deceived into concluding that logic will inevitably lead you to the correct conclusion. - Neil Armstrong
Christians who say we are not to judge others are only partially correct! Judging rightly is what Jesus commands. Love and truth are The Commanded Conjoined Twins for Jesus Followers; they must never be separated if we wish to obey Jesus’ Platinum Rule! - Gary Patton
If you know the correct path then lost people are your responsibility. - Waseem Latif
Moreover, in order to understand any man one must be deliberate and careful to avoid forming prejudices and mistaken ideas, which are very difficult to correct and get over afterwards. - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Sometimes we may trying to correct a mistake by another mistake so that we should be wise - Maryam Rahmouni
We have an opportunity to correct ourselves when God does not punish us immediately. - Sunday Adelaja
Profound thoughts arise only in debate, with a possibility of counterargument, only when there is a possibility of expressing not only correct ideas, but also dubious ideas. - Andrei Sakharov
Do you know the difference between an error and a mistake, Ensign?" 'No, sir.' "Anyone can make an error, Ensign. But that error doesn't become a mistake until you refuse to correct it. - Grand Admiral Thrawn
You are correct in saying that desires often come from things we cannot easily gain - mine, being that of your love. By all accounts, I do wish I could steal it. But I am not that sort of man. I will wait. Forever and a day...I will wait. - Renee Vincent
We are citizens who love to fake life than dig deep into our reality to discover the truth and make amends and correct our own wrongdoings, because we are reluctant to learn from our past. - Nilantha Ilangamuwa
You can't take credit for your talents, but it matters that you use them. You can't really be blamed for your weaknesses, but it matters that you correct them. So pride and shame don't make a lot of sense, in the final analysis, but they weren't much fun anyway. - Sam Harris
Just as evil communication and company corrupts good manners, good communication and company can correct bad manners - Chiolu Hope N.
Much of what we think of as human evolved long after the use of tools. It is probably more correct to think of much of our structure as the result of culture than it is to think of men anatomically like ourselves slowly developing culture. - Sherwood L. Washburn
Be humble to see your mistakes, courageous to admit them, and wise enough to correct them. - Amine A. Ayad
If perception is limited by experience, knowledge, and/or education, what deems my actions correct or my thoughts as moral? - Kierra C.T. Banks
Sometimes it seemed difficult for the adults in Sophie's life to tell between 'carried away' and 'absolutely correct but unbelieved. - Katherine Rundell
ignorance to a certain degree can be corrected but, it shall always be an effort in futility to correct a certain degree of ignorance! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
For Christians above all men are forbidden to correct the stumblings of sinners by force. - John Chrysostom
Were it offered to my choice, I should have no objection to a repetition of the same life from its beginning, only asking the advantages authors have in a second edition to correct some faults in the first. - Benjamin Franklin
Einstein said that if quantum mechanics were correct then the world would be crazy. Einstein was right - the world is crazy. - Daniel M. Greenberger
Any man whose errors take ten years to correct is quite a man. - J. Robert Oppenheimer
Being Politically Correct means always having to say you're sorry.
To govern is to correct. If you set an example by being correct, who would dare remain incorrect? - Confucius
The correct action as we all know is to back off from EMF/RF exposures as a global society. - Steven Magee
Wisdom is the understanding that God exist, and that he is the creator of all life and things in the universe and upon Earth. This is truth. When we realize mistakes we have made, we should make serious efforts to correct them. This also, is truth. - Ellen J. Barrier
See everything, overlook a great deal, correct a little. - Pope John XXIII
In the end, history proved the Jews correct. Across time and place, memory lives on the tenacity of a people’s resolve never to forget—not just with words—but with an endless stream of concrete actions rushing every day, every hour, every minute, every second. - Psyche Roxas-Mendoza
To protect one’s own statement is the greatest form of violence. To impress upon others that his statement is correct is a form of violence itself. - Dada Bhagwan
How you correct your mistakes will define your character and commitment to a higher power. - Shannon L. Alder
A Correct Message Is A Correct Attitude.Petra Cecilia Maria HermansSeptember 2, 2016 - Petra Hermans
It is important to correct bad behavior one toe at a time. - Gasmaskman
I’ve never been bothered with my conduct. I’ve only been bothered by people that don’t get it correct when they gossip about me. - Shannon L. Alder
It may not always be easy, convenient or politically correct to stand for truth and right, but it is the right thing to do. Always. - M. Russell Ballard
For the wise have always known that no one can make much of his life until self-searching has become a regular habit, until he is able to admit and accept what he finds, and until he patiently and persistently tries to correct what is wrong. - Bill W.
Get correct views of life, and learn to see the world in its true light. It will enable you to live pleasantly, to do good, and, when summoned away, to leave without regret. - Robert E. Lee
Whenever a word ''nigga'' is spoken, It's always followed by the same question, Can white people say nigger ?and the correct answer is Not really. - Auliq a
Neither pathway is correct. - Azaam Yahoo
A pessimist is correct oftener than an optimist, but an optimist has more fun - and neither can stop the march of events.
When you are gunning to be like other people, you are foolishly repeating their mistakes, and the worst of it all is that you can't even correct yours. - Michael Bassey Johnson
No one can go back and correct his mistakes, but everyone can go forward and change their thoughts and perceptions. - Debasish Mridha
Life discoveries are lead by an acceptance of mistakes and efforts to correct them. - Auliq Ice
Leaders don't correct people to success as much as believe them to it. - Orrin Woodward
Each experience through which we pass operates ultimately for our good. This is a correct attitude to adopt and we must be able to see it in that light. - Raymond Holliwell
Very few things happen at the right time and the rest do not happen at all. The conscientious historian will correct these defects. - Herodotus
Herodotus says, "Very few things happen at the right time, and the rest do not happen at all: the conscientious historian will correct these defects. - Mark Twain
Guilt can be a good thing. It's the soul's call to action. The indication that... something is wrong. The only way... to rid your heart of it... is to correct your mistakes and keep going... until amends are made. - Father Lantom, Daredevil
Keep one goal only and that is ‘to know thy Self [Soul]’. Do not be insistent about ‘I want to do this and do that’. Whatever happens, at whatever time, is correct. - Dada Bhagwan
Knowledge is NOT power. The correct application of knowledge is power. - Izey Victoria Odiase
Misperceiving that there is one correct choice is a common mistake. Coming to understand that there are usually a few good choices--and then there's the one you pick, commit to, and make great--is the best way to make flexible, optimal, good decisions in life. - Katie Couric
The awareness that ‘money will get spent’ must never be kept; whatever gets spent at whatever time is correct. That’s why it was told to spend money, so that they can be free from greed and they can give it again and again. - Dada Bhagwan
Over the past ten years, for the first time, intelligence had become socially correct for girls. - Tom Wolfe
If you give love , you get love.But there is a mistake in that sentence.If you give love , you may or may not get love.Now that's correct. - Akash B Chandran
It's like people care more about their pride than about what's correct, about the truth. - Terry Pratchett
Perfection is an everlasting goal to pursue. It reminds us that we are mortal beings capable of making mistakes. When we correct them, it gives us an opportunity to become better people. - Ellen J. Barrier
It seems that the necessary thing to do is not to fear mistakes, to plunge in, to do the best that one can, hoping to learn enough from blunders to correct them eventually. - Abraham H. Maslow
I have no interest in anything so frivolous as the bona fide religion or mankind's pathetic debate over whose version of the church is correct. Circular arguments over the semantics of faith hold no interest for me. Those are questions answered only through death! - m.ralte
Accurate knowledge is the basis of correct opinions; the want of it makes the opinions of most people of little value. - Charles Simmons
If perception is limited by experience and knowledge, what deems my actions correct or my thoughts as moral? - Kierra C.T. Banks
If anyone tells you that something can't be done, they're correct, but it only pertains to them. - Rob Liano
Mistakes from our collective past are like any other: they require intervention--a remedy--to correct. They don't erase themselves over time. - Jonathan R. Miller
When opponents of evolution object that human beings are not mere apes, they are correct. We are also part bee. - Jonathan Haidt
The fact regularly faced in telling people first the odd truths is that some don’t openly reflect, but most outrightly reject; and when it turns out to be correct publicly, they accept only to give often its credit to a person who desires but doesn’t deserve respect. - Anuj Somany
America seemed like a place for honest people. The United States of America. The land of the free and the home of the brave. The most righteous, politically correct and awesomest country in the world. It even says "in god we trust" on the dollar bills. God bless America. - Carlito Sofer, Nik Krasno
The Man who says he can, and the man who says he can not.. Are both correct - Confucius
It is of interest to note that while some dolphins are reported to have learned English -- up to fifty words used in correct context -- no human being has been reported to have learned dolphinese. - Carl Sagan
Correct me if I'm wrong, but hasn't the fine line between sanity and madness gotten finer? - George Price
How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct. - Benjamin Disraeli
The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth. - Niels Bohr
Its like people care more abput their pride than about what's correct, about the truth. - Terry Pratchett
If using 'was' could be deemed gramatically, or atleast emotionally correct, in the sense that it could relate to something that you actually couldn't do in the past, but want to do right now, then i wanna say, I was sorry, for everything... - Allwyn Jose
Be simple. Be direct. Be clear. Don't worry about being correct. Worry about being real. - Jill Telford
What you dislike in another take care to correct in yourself. - Thomas Sprat
We have become so politically correct in this society it is causing us to become more and more incorrect; this is costing us lives. - Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.
Worthy character is best forged from a life of consistent, correct choices centered in the teachings of the Master. - Richard G. Scott
Truth should be the very breath of our life. When once this state in the pilgrim's progress is reached, all other rules of correct living will come without any effort, and obedience to them will be instinctive. - Mahatma Gandhi
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible. - Henry Ford
PAY PEANUTS & GET MONKEYS’ is a correct thought all the way, but what they have to say about a lot those who pay cashew nuts to one who acts like nuts and makes others work only like flunkeys. - Anuj Somany
It’s still all ifs buts and maybes.’ ‘Maybe,’ I said. ‘But if what I’m saying is correct - Terry Weible Murphy
It does not need to be perfect - or technically correct - to be magic - Rasheed Ogunlaru
Your kids require you most of all to love them for who they are, not to spend your whole time trying to correct them. - Bill Ayers
If you make a mistake and do not correct it, this is called a mistake. - Confucius
Psychiatry enables us to correct our faults by confessing our parents' shortcomings. - Laurence J. Peter
The sooner you make your first five thousand mistakes the sooner you will beable to correct them. - Kimon Nicolaides
The beauty of being alive is that each day you are given another chance to correct what you did wrong and improve on what you can do right. - Gugu Mona
They worried to an excessive degree about getting gender correct, as if elves gave a shit. Humans could keep their concerns about everyone’s genitalia to themselves. - Sabrina Zbasnik
Social dynamic theory is philosophy, not politics. There can't be only one correct answer, or there would only be one book." Sharon L Reddy, Worldcon, 1995. - Sharon L. Reddy
All religions are correct but the religion that searches for ‘Who am I?’ and ‘Who is the doer?’ is on the last final path of religion. And which knows this ‘Who’ is the final religion. - Dada Bhagwan
...These politically correct language initiatives are misguided and harmful. They create highly entitled professional victims who expect to be free from any offense, and they engender a stifling atmosphere where all individuals walk on eggshells lest they might commit a linguistic capital crime. - Gad Saad
Every age has its own outlook. It is specially good at seeing certain truths and specially liable to make certain mistakes. We all, therefore, need the books that will correct the characteristic mistake of our own period. And that means the old books. - C.S. Lewis
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