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Faults Quotes

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Deal with the faults of others as gently as with your own.
- Chinese proverb

Related topics: Inspirational Kindness Compassion Understanding Acceptance

A benevolent man should allow a few faults in himself,
to keep his friends in countenance.
- Benjamin Franklin

I look only to the good qualities of men.
Not being faultless myself,
I won't presume to probe into the faults of others.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

It is a great confidence in a friend
to tell him your faults;
greater to tell him his.
- Benjamin Franklin

 

Every man should have a fair-sized cemetery
in which to bury the faults of his friends.
- Henry Brooks Adams

Many people excuse their own faults
but judge other persons harshly.
We should reverse this attitude
by excusing others' shortcomings
and by harshly examining our own.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

A blessed thing it is for any man or woman to have a friend,
one human soul whom we can trust utterly,
who knows the best and worst of us,
and who loves us in spite of all our faults.
- Charles Kingsley

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Self-respect is often mistaken for arrogance
when in reality it is the opposite.
When we can recognize all our good qualities
as well as or faults with neutrality,
we can start to appreciate ourselves
as we would a dear friend
and experience the comfortable inner glow of respect.
To embrace the journey towards our full potential
we need to become our own loving teacher and coach.
Spurring ourselves on to become better human beings,
we develop true regard for ourselves,
and our life will become sacred.
- Osho

Trust no friend without faults, and love a woman,
but no angel.
- Doris Lessing

I may have many faults, but being wrong ain't one of them.
- Jimmy Hoffa

Never exaggerate your faults, your friends will attend to that.
- Bob Edwards

Conscience is a coward, and those faults it has not
strength enough to prevent it seldom has justice enough to accuse.
- Oliver Goldsmith

Everything becomes so problematic because of basic faults:
from a discontent with myself.
- Anna Freud

Faults are beauties in a lover's eye.
- Theocritus

Most faults are not in our Constitution,
but in ourselves.
- Ramsey Clark

All the faults of the age come from Christianity and journalism.
Christianity, of course, but why journalism?
- Frank Harris

I must work hard to make my singing above reproach;
there must be no faults which hard work would take care of.
- Kate Smith

Every man has his faults; I have and so have you -
you will allow me to say so!
- Clara Schumann

All faults may be forgiven of him who has perfect candor.
- Walt Whitman

Life has taught me that it is not for our faults that
we are disliked and even hated,
but for our qualities.
- Bernard Berenson

Everyone has his faults which he continually repeats:
neither fear nor shame can cure them.
- Jean de La Fontaine

A brother who recognizes that we have shortcomings,
we, in the struggle, have faults, and that he wanted
to reconcile differences.
- Louis Farrakhan

To grow wiser means to learn to know better and better
the faults to which this instrument with which we feel
and judge can be subject.
- Georg C. Lichtenberg

Moral habits, induced by public practices,
are far quicker in making their way into men's private lives,
than the failings and faults of individuals are in
infecting the city at large.
- Plutarch

Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on.
- Les Brown

Observe your enemies, for they first find out your faults.
- Antisthenes

A man can become so accustomed to the thought of his
own faults that he will begin to cherish them as charming
little "personal characteristics."
- Helen Rowland

We all have faults, and mine is being wicked.
- James Thurber

There's something so accessible about heroes who have faults.
- Laura Dern

I think people who have faults are a lot more interesting
than people who are perfect.
- Spike Lee

I have my faults, but changing my tune is not one of them.
- Samuel Beckett

The greatest of faults, I should say,
is to be conscious of none.
- Thomas Carlyle

We are people with all the hopes, dreams,
passions, and faults of everyone else.
Eighty percent of us are born into families with no history of dwarfism.
- Billy Barty

Nobody can be perfect unless he admits his faults,
but if he has faults how can he be perfect?
- Laurence J. Peter

To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
- Alexander Pope

We make mistakes, we have our faults,
and God knows some of us have more than our share,
but when danger threatens and duty calls,
we go smiling to our own funeral.
- James Larkin

I think it would be very boring dramatically to have
a film where everybody was a lawyer or doctor and had no faults.
To me, the most important thing is to be truthful.
- Spike Lee

Love has features which pierce all hearts,
he wears a bandage which conceals the faults of those beloved.
He has wings, he comes quickly and flies away the same.
- Voltaire

Egotism is the source and summary of all faults and miseries.
- Thomas Carlyle

Negroes are human beings with exactly the same faults
and virtues as members of the other races.
- Ethel Waters

I tolerate my faults but not at all other people's.
- Camille Claudel

While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one.
- Horace

If you wish to be loved, show more of your faults than your virtues.
- Robert Bulwer-Lytton

Be England what she will, with all her faults she is my country still.
- Charles Churchill

A husband without faults is a dangerous observer.
- George Savile

Of all the things I could know, my own faults and weaknesses
are pretty much the most important.
- Simon Travaglia

The common faults of American language are an ambition of effect,
a want of simplicity, and a turgid abuse of terms.
- James F. Cooper

Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine.
The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none.
- Thomas Carlyle

The essence of a man is found in his faults.
- Francis Picabia

Do not think of your faults, still less of other's faults;
look for what is good and strong,
and try to imitate it.
Your faults will drop off, like dead leaves,
when their time comes.
- John Ruskin

It is in our faults and failings, not in our virtues,
that we touch each other, and find sympathy.
It is in our follies that we are one.
- Jerome K. Jerome

Removing the faults in a stage-coach may produce a perfect stage-coach,
but it is unlikely to produce the first motor car.
- Edward de Bono

Parents forgive their children least readily for the
faults they themselves instilled in them.
- Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

Just as a child respects his father even when he perceives
his weaknesses and faults,
so a German will not despise the old Germany which
was once a symbol of greatness to him.
- Gustav Stresemann

If I have any justification for having lived it's simply,
I'm nothing but faults, failures and so on,
but I have tried to make a good pair of shoes.
There's some value in that.
- Arthur Miller

Keep a watch also on the faults of the patients,
which often make them lie about the taking of things prescribed.
- Hippocrates

All the passions make us commit faults;
love makes us commit the most ridiculous ones.
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults.
Heaven has accorded this to us in the uncritical canine attachment.
- George Eliot

The practice mirror is to be used for the correction of faults,
not for a love affair, and the figure you watch should
not become your dearest friend.
- Agnes de Mille

I like a friend the better for having faults that one can talk about.
- William Hazlitt

The faults of a superior person are like the sun and moon.
They have their faults, and everyone sees them;
they change and everyone looks up to them.
- Confucius

Had we not faults of our own, we should take less pleasure
in complaining of others.
- Francois Fenelon

In America, with all of its evils and faults,
you can still reach through the forest and see the sun.
But we don't know yet whether that sun is rising or setting for our country.
- Dick Gregory

I have a list a mile long of faults that sometimes
bring me to my knees in self-hatred.
- Frank Langella

I work for him despite his faults and he lets me work
for him despite my deficiencies.
- Bill Moyers

Our own self-love draws a thick veil between us and our faults.
- Lord Chesterfield

Learn to know every man under you, get under his skin,
know his faults.
Then cater to him - with kindness or roughness as his case may demand.
- John McGraw

You should examine yourself daily.
If you find faults, you should correct them.
When you find none, you should try even harder.
- Xi Zhi

Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

If the best man's faults were written on his forehead,
he would draw his hat over his eyes.
- Thomas Gray

It is worth while too to warn the teacher that undue
severity in correcting faults is liable at times to
discourage a boy's mind from effort.
- Quintilian


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