Storytelling reveals meaning without committing the error of defining it.
If the individual, or heretic, gets hold of some essential truth, or sees some error in the system being practiced, he commits so many marginal errors himself that he is worn out before he can establish his point.
It took one human error to take my leg and one human error to take my mother’s.
The greatest error of a man is to think that he is weak by nature, evil by nature. Every man is divine and strong in his real nature. What are weak and evil are his habits, his desires and thoughts, but not himself.
A philosopher is, no doubt, entitled to examine even those distinctions that are to be found in the structure of all languages… in that case, such a distinction may be imputed to a vulgar error, which ought to be corrected in philosophy.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
Pure innovation is more gross than error.
It is a true man’s part not to err, but it is also noble of a man to perceive his error.
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy.
There are strange flowers of reason to match each error of the senses.