Quotes and Sayings about Fault



"If I'm in danger then it's usually my fault and it's up to me to get myself out of it. I am not in it just to get an adrenalin rush. No way!"
- Kate Adie
(Related: Danger, Fault)

"I'm not suggesting that the play is without fault; all of my plays are imperfect, I'm rather happy to say-it leaves me something to do."
- Edward Albee
(Related: Fault, Play)

"O conscience, upright and stainless, how bitter a sting to thee is a little fault!"
- Dante Alighieri
(Related: Conscience)

"Our systems, perhaps, are nothing more than an unconscious apology for our faults, a gigantic scaffolding whose object is to hide from us our favorite sin."
- Henri Frederic Amiel
(Related: Apology, Faults, Favorite, Nothing, Sin, Unconscious)

"People who live in the past generally are afraid to compete in the present. I've got my faults, but living in the past is not one of them. There's no future in it."
- Sparky Anderson
(Related: People, Faults, Future, Living, Past, Present)

"Observe your enemies, for they first find out your faults."
- Antisthenes
(Related: Enemies, Faults, First)

"People can get obsessed with romance, they can get obsessed with political paranoia, they can get obsessed with horror. It's isn't the fault of the subject matter that creates the obsession, I don't think."
- Adam Arkin
(Related: Romance, People, Fault, Horror, Obsession, Paranoia)

"Children are supposed to help hold a marriage together. They do this in a number of ways. For instance, they demand so much attention that a husband and wife, concentrating on their children, fail to notice each other's faults."
- Richard Armour
(Related: Marriage, Wife, HusbAttention, Children, Faults, Help)

"Give no time to finding fault of criticism."
- Marvin J. Ashton
(Related: Time, Criticism, Fault)

"At the same, we need to remain sensitive to the reality that we are still an African society in which the majority of the people and communities live under severe deprivations and afflictions that are no fault of theirs."
- Ibrahim Babangida
(Related: Society, People, African, Fault, Majority, Reality)

"If it's never our fault, we can't take responsibility for it. If we can't take responsibility for it, we'll always be its victim."
- Richard Bach
(Related: Fault, Responsibility)

"She's generous to a fault - if it's her own."
- Bugs Baer
(Related: Fault)

"A man's mother is his misfortune, but his wife is his fault."
- Walter Bagehot
(Related: Mother, Wife, Fault, Man, Misfortune)

"God's forgiveness is the only thing. And, well, I take full responsibility for the adultery. It was my fault and, you know, no matter what went on, the man has to take responsibility; and I do."
- Jim Bakker
(Related: Forgiveness, God, Adultery, Fault, Man, Responsibility)

"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
(Related: History, Dreams, People, Faults)

"We didn't score any runs today. That's not my fault."
- Danny Bautista
(Related: Fault, Today)

"I have my faults, but changing my tune is not one of them."
- Samuel Beckett
(Related: Faults)

"There's man all over for you, blaming on his boots the fault of his feet."
- Samuel Beckett
(Related: Fault, Feet, Man)

"Every man should keep a fair-sized cemetery in which to bury the faults of his friends."
- Henry Ward Beecher
(Related: Faults, Friends, Man)

"It is one of the severest tests of friendship to tell your friend his faults. So to love a man that you cannot bear to see a stain upon him, and to speak painful truth through loving words, that is friendship."
- Henry Ward Beecher
(Related: Friendship, Love, Truth, Faults, Man, Tests, Words)

"I mean, for all of his faults and the troubles in his marriage, Bill Clinton is still married to a girl he met in the library 25 years ago at school. Can we say that about many of our other leaders today in America, including on the right wing?"
- Paul Begala
(Related: Marriage, America, Faults, Leaders, Right, School, Today, Years)

"I'm empathetic to a fault. I really do - embarrassingly enough - tear up when someone squishes a bug in front of me."
- Kristen Bell
(Related: Fault)

"I'm empathetic to a fault. I really do - embarrassingly enough - tear up when someone squishes a bug in front of me."
- Kristen Bell
(Related: Fault)

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

"The basic fault lines today are not between people with different beliefs but between people who hold these beliefs with an element of uncertainty and people who hold these beliefs with a pretense of certitude."
- Peter L. Berger
(Related: People, Beliefs, Fault, Today, Uncertainty)

"The only cure for vanity is laughter, and the only fault that is laughable is vanity."
- Henri Bergson
(Related: Cure, Fault, Laughter, Vanity)

"I never blame myself when I'm not hitting. I just blame the bat and if it keeps up, I change bats. After all, if I know it isn't my fault that I'm not hitting, how can I get mad at myself?"
- Yogi Berra
(Related: Change, Blame, Fault)

"Cynic, n: a blackguard whose faulty vision sees things as they are, not as they ought to be."
- Ambrose Bierce
(Related: Vision, Cynic)

"The play is always fresh to me. It's not the audience's fault that I've said the words before."
- Theodore Bikel
(Related: Fault, Play, Words)

"And I know this happens because I took economics, and I'd explain it to ya, but I flunked that course. Not my fault. They taught it at 8 o'clock in the morning. And there is absolutely nothing you can learn out of one bloodshot eye."
- Lewis Black
(Related: Economics, Eye, Fault, Nothing)

"I like to think I would not have approved those methods in the past, but I do not fault those who made the decisions at that time, and I will absolutely defend those who carried out the interrogations within the orders they were given."
- Dennis C. Blair
(Related: Time, Decisions, Fault, Past, Will)

"Conflict is not inevitable, but disarmament is... everyone now accepts that if there is a default by Saddam the international community must act to enforce its will."
- Tony Blair
(Related: Act, Community, Conflict, Now, Will)

"I have this desire to keep improving, so I find fault."
- Heston Blumenthal
(Related: Desire, Fault)

"They were being driven to a prison, through no fault of their own, in all probability for life. In comparison, how much easier it would be to walk to the gallows than to this tomb of living horrors!"
- Nellie Bly
(Related: Life, Being, Fault, Living, Prison)

"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
(Related: Car, Faults, First, May)

"Discernment is God's call to intercession, never to faultfinding."
- Corrie Ten Boom
(Related: God)

"When I was playing the game we never had the benefit of TV or video to analyse our techniques or look at faults, we depended on other cricketers to watch us and then tell us what they thought we were doing wrong."
- Geoffrey Boycott
(Related: Thought, Faults, Wrong)

"I am so infinitely happy that he loves me so much, and I pray that it will always be like this. It won't be my fault if he ever stops loving me."
- Eva Braun
(Related: Fault, Will)

"We don't suggest that because San Francisco lies on top of an earthquake fault that it should be moved."
- John Breaux
(Related: Fault, Lies)

"Good women always think it is their fault when someone else is being offensive. Bad women never take the blame for anything."
- Anita Brookner
(Related: Women, Being, Blame, Fault)

"Bear with the faults of others as you would have them bear with yours."
- Phillips Brooks
(Related: Faults)

"Forgive, forget. Bear with the faults of others as you would have them bear with yours."
- Phillips Brooks
(Related: Faults, Forget)

"Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on."
- Les Brown
(Related: Faults, Mistakes)

"Faultless to a fault."
- Robert Browning
(Related: Fault)

"To describe my scarce leisure time in today's terms, I always default to reading."
- Jimmy Buffett
(Related: Time, Leisure, Reading, Today)

"One of the surest evidences of friendship that one individual can display to another is telling him gently of a fault. If any other can excel it, it is listening to such a disclosure with gratitude, and amending the error."
- Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
(Related: Friendship, Gratitude, Error, Fault, Listening)

"If you wish to be loved, show more of your faults than your virtues."
- Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
(Related: Faults)

"I made a few records here and there by default, but I wasn't ever comfortable in that role. I wasn't comfortable on stage. We'll see how it goes this time."
- T-Bone Burnett
(Related: Time)

"I never, ever want to apologize for a film. If it's bad I'll say it's my fault. And that's what I can say so far in all the films that I've done, that if you don't like it, it's entirely my fault."
- Ken Burns
(Related: Fault, Film, Want)

"The absent are never without fault. Nor the present without excuse."
- Michael Caine
(Related: Fault, Present)

"Since, therefore, no man is born without faults, and he is esteemed the best whose errors are the least, let the wise man consider everything human as connected with himself; for in worldly affairs there is no perfect happiness under heaven."
- Giraldus Cambrensis
(Related: Happiness, Errors, Faults, Heaven, Man)

"In matters of commerce the fault of the Dutch Is offering too little and asking too much. The French are with equal advantage content, So we clap on Dutch bottoms just twenty per cent."
- George Canning
(Related: Commerce, Content, Fault)

"Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine. The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none."
- Thomas Carlyle
(Related: Faults, Man, Repentance)

"The greatest of faults, I should say, is to be conscious of none."
- Thomas Carlyle
(Related: Faults)

"Egotism is the source and summary of all faults and miseries."
- Thomas Carlyle
(Related: Egotism, Faults)

"A woman should say: "Have I made him happy? Is he satisfied? Does he love me more than he loved me before? Is he likely to go to bed with another woman?" If he does, then it's the wife's fault because she is not trying to make him happy."
- Barbara Cartland
(Related: Love, Wife, Bed, Fault, Trying, Woman)

"A lot of lawyers are set to tell me that it's not my fault I like to eat."
- Neil Cavuto
(Related: Fault, Lawyers)

"Anyone who wants to run has to be a Jimmy Swaggart, minus the default."
- Chevy Chase
"Our own self-love draws a thick veil between us and our faults."
- Lord Chesterfield
(Related: Faults, Self)

"To copy beauty forfeits all pretense to fame; to copy faults is want of sense."
- Charles Churchill
(Related: Beauty, Fame, Faults, Sense, Want)

"Be England what she will, with all her faults she is my country still."
- Charles Churchill
(Related: Country, EnglFaults, Will)

"It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and to forget his own."
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
(Related: Quality, Faults, Fool, Forget)

"I criticize by creation - not by finding fault."
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
(Related: Creation, Fault)

"Most faults are not in our Constitution, but in ourselves."
- Ramsey Clark
(Related: Constitution, Faults)

"I tolerate my faults but not at all other people's."
- Camille Claudel
(Related: People, Faults)

"They say I was a bad Batman, that it was my fault, that I buried the franchise. But the truth is, it was a big project. I was pretty intimidated in that world. I did the best I could in the situation I was given."
- George Clooney
(Related: Truth, Fault, Pretty, Project, World)

"The base paths belonged to me, the runner. The rules gave me the right. I always went into a bag full speed, feet first. I had sharp spikes on my shoes. If the baseman stood where he had no business to be and got hurt, that was his fault."
- Ty Cobb
(Related: Business, Fault, Feet, First, Hurt, Right, Rules)

"I think in the wake of Katrina, the Coast Guard may well have been the only entity or agency that came out of that exercise free of fault and free of blame."
- Howard Coble
(Related: Blame, Exercise, Fault, May)

"Though the bribe be small, yet the fault is great."
- Edward Coke
(Related: Fault)

"The faults of husbands are often caused by the excess virtues of their wives."
- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
(Related: Excess, Faults, Husbands, Wives)

"Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior."
- William Collins
(Related: Fault, Mistrust)

"The environmental crisis arises from a fundamental fault: our systems of production - in industry, agriculture, energy and transportation - essential as they are, make people sick and die."
- Barry Commoner
(Related: Environmental, People, Agriculture, Crisis, Energy, Production)

"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
(Related: Change, Faults, Moon, Sun)

"To congratulate oneself on one's warm commitment to the environment, or to peace, or to the oppressed, and think no more is a profound moral fault."
- Robert Conquest
(Related: Peace, Commitment, Environment, Fault)

"We are more tied to our faults than to our virtues."
- Mason Cooley
(Related: Faults)

"The common faults of American language are an ambition of effect, a want of simplicity, and a turgid abuse of terms."
- James F. Cooper
(Related: Abuse, Ambition, American, Effect, Faults, Language, Simplicity, Want)

"If we go on the way we have, the fault is our greed and if we are not willing to change, we will disappear from the face of the globe, to be replaced by the insect."
- Jacques Yves Cousteau
(Related: Change, Fault, Greed, Will)

"Heaven knows that I have done all that a mortal could do, to save the people, and the failure was not my fault, but the fault of others."
- Davy Crockett
(Related: People, Failure, Fault, Heaven)

"So far I, at least, have no fault to find with implications of Hamilton's Federalism, but unfortunately his policy was in certain other respects tainted with a more doubtful tendency."
- Herbert Croly
(Related: Policy, Fault)

"America makes prodigious mistakes, America has colossal faults, but one thing cannot be denied: America is always on the move. She may be going to Hell, of course, but at least she isn't standing still."
- e. e. cummings
(Related: America, Faults, Hell, May, Mistakes)

"It's easy to see the faults in people I know; it's hardest to see the good. Especially when the good isn't there."
- Will Cuppy
(Related: People, Faults)

"But, after all, we are a young nation, and vanity is a fault of youth."
- Rebecca H. Davis
(Related: Fault, Nation, Vanity, Youth)

"I think the one thing this picture shows that's new is the psychological disproportion of the kids' demands on the parents. Parents are often at fault, but the kids have some work to do, too."
- James Dean
(Related: Work, Fault, Kids, Parents)

"I can appreciate that on one side, but we have to remember that the system is designed corruptly, and works against us, so you cant convict those who can benefit from the system, because its not neccesarily their fault."
- Kool Moe Dee
(Related: Fault)

"The unions may continue to decline, but if they do, it'll be their fault."
- Jacques Delors
(Related: Fault, May)

"There's something so accessible about heroes who have faults."
- Laura Dern
(Related: Faults, Heroes)

"Oftentimes, in fact I think this is to my fault, I look at usually scripts as a whole. I should probably pay more attention to the character that I'm going to play and what they do."
- Cameron Diaz
(Related: Character, Attention, Fact, Fault, Play)

"Dance must have a precision without fault."
- Arielle Dombasle
(Related: Dance, Fault)

"Over and over again, financial experts and wonkish talking heads endeavor to explain these mysterious, 'toxic' financial instruments to us lay folk. Over and over, they ignobly fail, because we all know that no one understands credit default obligations and derivatives, except perhaps Mr. Buffett and the computers who created them."
- Richard Dooling
(Related: Computers, Financial, Credit, Experts, Folk, Talking)

"I feel greatly at fault in not having made a loud public protest about Belle Glade before this."
- Marjory Stoneman Douglas
(Related: Fault, Protest, Public)

"However, yes, especially as one gets older, you know, you really hope that your music will become more generally available, even though some of the performances might be riddled with faults."
- John Eaton
(Related: Music, Hope, Faults, Will)

"Parents forgive their children least readily for the faults they themselves instilled in them."
- Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
(Related: Children, Faults, Parents)

"Never exaggerate your faults, your friends will attend to that."
- Bob Edwards
(Related: Faults, Friends, Will)

"In the beginning, everybody that gets to work with me, thinks I'm nice. But three weeks later, they hear a bell ringing. Then they realise I meant everything I said during that first week. It's not my fault people are not taking me serious from the first moment."
- Andrew Eldritch
(Related: Work, People, Beginning, Fault, First)

"We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults. Heaven has accorded this to us in the uncritical canine attachment."
- George Eliot
(Related: Affection, Faults, Heaven)

"We may not like our times or many aspects of the time we live in but that is not the fault of art as such."
- David Elliott
(Related: Art, Time, Fault, May)

"Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
(Related: Faults, Man, Needs)

"When you are offended at any man's fault, turn to yourself and study your own failings. Then you will forget your anger."
- Epictetus
(Related: Anger, Fault, Forget, Man, Study, Will)

"A brother who recognizes that we have shortcomings, we, in the struggle, have faults, and that he wanted to reconcile differences."
- Louis Farrakhan
(Related: Brother, Faults, Struggle)

"Had we not faults of our own, we should take less pleasure in complaining of others."
- Francois Fenelon
(Related: Complaining, Faults, Pleasure)

"If we were faultless we should not be so much annoyed by the defects of those with whom we associate."
- Francois Fenelon
"I know right a way there's a person that's very insecure; that he's trying to out do me. And, ah, like I was saying before, if you give one-hundred percent of your best, and you may have fault, but there is nothing you can do, because you gave one-hundred percent."
- Lou Ferrigno
(Related: Fault, May, Nothing, Right, Saying, Trying)

"Everyone has his faults which he continually repeats: neither fear nor shame can cure them."
- Jean de La Fontaine
(Related: Fear, Cure, Faults, Shame)

"Don't find fault, find a remedy."
- Henry Ford
(Related: Fault)

"I've often thought that my lack of intimacy with those around me is the fault of those around me."
- Luke Ford
(Related: Thought, Fault, Intimacy)

"In my right-wing politics of the time, I held that unemployment was usually the fault of the unemployed."
- Luke Ford
(Related: Politics, Time, Fault, Right, Unemployment)

"The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse."
- Benjamin Franklin
(Related: Fault, Present)

"Tomorrow, every Fault is to be amended; but that Tomorrow never comes."
- Benjamin Franklin
(Related: Fault, Tomorrow)

"How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough to mend them."
- Benjamin Franklin
(Related: Courage, Faults, Resolution)

"I should have no objection to go over the same life from its beginning to the end: requesting only the advantage authors have, of correcting in a second edition the faults of the first."
- Benjamin Franklin
(Related: Life, Beginning, Faults, First)

"You can bear your own faults, and why not a fault in your wife?"
- Benjamin Franklin
(Related: Wife, Fault, Faults)

"Everything becomes so problematic because of basic faults: from a discontent with myself."
- Anna Freud
(Related: Discontent)

"My friend is he who will tell me my faults in private."
- Solomon Ibn Gabirol
(Related: Friend, Faults, Will)

"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 Gandhi
(Related: Men, Being, Faults)

"People may flatter themselves just as much by thinking that their faults are always present to other people's minds, as if they believe that the world is always contemplating their individual charms and virtues."
- Elizabeth Gaskell
(Related: People, Faults, May, Present, Thinking, World)

"It may be true, that men, who are mere mathematicians, have certain specific shortcomings, but that is not the fault of mathematics, for it is equally true of every other exclusive occupation."
- Carl Friedrich Gauss
(Related: Men, Fault, Mathematicians, Mathematics, May, Occupation)

"I've had every advantage in the world, despite the 18 years of silence which were nobody's fault but mine."
- Gordon Getty
(Related: Fault, Silence, World, Years)

"I pretty much only write by default, because I want to make certain projects so instead of trying to wait and find them, I create them, but I'm not really a writer."
- Sara Gilbert
(Related: Pretty, Projects, Trying, Want, Writer)

"Conscience is a coward, and those faults it has not strength enough to prevent it seldom has justice enough to accuse."
- Oliver Goldsmith
(Related: Strength, Conscience, Faults, Justice)

"There are some faults so nearly allied to excellence that we can scarce weed out the vice without eradicating the virtue."
- Oliver Goldsmith
(Related: Virtue, Excellence, Faults, Vice)

"I'm frustrated by something, it's my fault for exposing myself to it in the first place. The rumor mill always seemed like a grass fire to me. Why walk out in the middle of the field, it's just going to flame out and go away just like everything else does?"
- Amy Grant
(Related: Fault, Fire, First, Rumor)

"If the best man's faults were written on his forehead, he would draw his hat over his eyes."
- Thomas Gray
(Related: Eyes, Faults, Man)

"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
(Related: America, Country, Faults, Sun)

"And you yourself always be seated at the middle fo the high table that your presence as lord or lady may appear openly to all, and that you may plainly see on either side all the service and all the faults."
- Robert Grosseteste
(Related: Faults, Lady, May, Service)

"Journalism can never be silent: that is its greatest virtue and its greatest fault. It must speak, and speak immediately, while the echoes of wonder, the claims of triumph and the signs of horror are still in the air."
- Henry Anatole Grunwald
(Related: Virtue, Fault, Horror, Journalism, Wonder)

"Greed and globalization aren't just America's fault."
- Arlo Guthrie
(Related: America, Fault, Globalization, Greed)

"All the faults of the age come from Christianity and journalism. Christianity, of course, but why journalism?"
- Frank Harris
(Related: Age, Christianity, Faults, Journalism)

"People who think they're generous to a fault usually think that's their only fault."
- Sydney J. Harris
(Related: People, Fault)

"I like a friend the better for having faults that one can talk about."
- William Hazlitt
(Related: Friend, Faults, Talk)

"The learner always begins by finding fault, but the scholar sees the positive merit in everything."
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
(Related: Positive, Fault, Merit)

"My fault now is making my plays too short."
- Beth Henley
(Related: Fault, Now)

"We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers - but never blame yourself. It's never your fault. But it's always your fault, because if you wanted to change you're the one who has got to change."
- Katharine Hepburn
(Related: Change, Father, Blame, Brothers, Fault, School, Sisters, Teachers)

"Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy."
- George Herbert
(Related: Truth, Error, Fault)

"Dare to be true. Nothing can need a lie: a fault which needs it most, grows two thereby."
- George Herbert
(Related: Fault, Needs, Nothing)

"No one is to blame. It is neither their fault nor ours. It is the misfortune of being born when a whole world is dying."
- Alexander Herzen
(Related: Being, Blame, Dying, Fault, Misfortune, World)

"It is not Kafka's fault that his wonderful writings have lately turned into a fad, and are read by people who have neither the ability nor the desire to absorb literature."
- Herman Hesse
(Related: People, Ability, Desire, Fault, Literature)

"You don't attack the grunts of Vietnam; you blame the theory behind the war. Nobody who fought in that war was at fault. It was the war itself that was at fault. It's the same thing with psychotherapy."
- James Hillman
(Related: War, Blame, Fault, Theory, Vietnam)

"Keep a watch also on the faults of the patients, which often make them lie about the taking of things prescribed."
- Hippocrates
(Related: Lie, Faults)

"I may have many faults, but being wrong ain't one of them."
- Jimmy Hoffa
(Related: Being, Faults, May, Wrong)

"While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one."
- Horace
(Related: Faults, Fools)

"This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never sing when they are asked; unasked, they will never desist."
- Horace
(Related: Fault, Friends, Will)

"This is a do-it-yourself test for paranoia: you know you've got it when you can't think of anything that's your fault."
- Robert M. Hutchins
(Related: Fault)

"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
(Related: Sympathy, Faults)

"It is tragic that the Fuehrer should have the whole nation behind him with the single exception of the Army generals. In my opinion it is only by action that they can now atone for their faults of lack of character and discipline."
- Alfred Jodl
(Related: Action, Character, Discipline, Army, Faults, Nation, Now, Opinion)

"If you become addicted and a junkie, well, that's your fault."
- Adam Jones
(Related: Fault)

"We changed every lead in our whole system, and to this day we still don't really know why it did it. We think wires were touching and faulting. That was it really, but it didn't make it any easier."
- Kelly Jones
(Related: Day)

"The fact that it wasn't tells me that we've got a much more fundamental problem of understanding what went wrong, and we've got to figure out what was there. And that's what I call fundamental fault analysis."
- David Kay
(Related: Fact, Fault, Understanding, Wrong)

"I think the aim - and certainly the aim of what I've tried to do since leaving - is not political and certainly not a witch hunt at individuals. It's to try to direct our attention at what I believe is a fundamental fault analysis that we must now examine."
- David Kay
(Related: Attention, Fault, Now)

"Gladly we desire to make other men perfect, but we will not amend our own fault."
- Thomas Kempis
(Related: Men, Desire, Fault, Will)

"It is not my fault that certain so-called bohemian elements have found in my writings something to hang their peculiar beatnik theories on."
- Jack Kerouac
(Related: Fault, Theories)

"If moderation is a fault, then indifference is a crime."
- Jack Kerouac
(Related: Crime, Fault, Indifference, Moderation)

"My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them."
- Jack Kerouac
(Related: Control, Failure, Fault)

"As many will remember, a respected Army Corps economist filed a whistleblower complaint about the Corps' use of faulty data to justify lock and dam expansion."
- Ron Kind
(Related: Army, Complaint, Will)

"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
(Related: Trust, Soul, Friend, Faults, Man, Woman)

"The nice thing about being a celebrity is that, if you bore people, they think it's their fault."
- Henry A. Kissinger
(Related: People, Being, Celebrity, Fault)

"Even if you play perfectly, a fault of your opponent's can destroy the entire beauty of the game."
- Vladimir Kramnik
(Related: Beauty, Fault, Play)

"I have a list a mile long of faults that sometimes bring me to my knees in self-hatred."
- Frank Langella
(Related: Faults, Self)

"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
(Related: God, Danger, Duty, Faults, Mistakes)

"The German experience, as you can see, did move me very much. Seeing that terrible destruction and seeing the miserable state of the people, how they had been beaten down by the war through no fault of their own probably."
- James Laughlin
(Related: War, Experience, People, Destruction, Fault, State)

"Of course in war all madnesses come out in a man, that is the fault of war not of a man or a nation."
- Frieda Lawrence
(Related: War, Fault, Man, Nation)

"Isn't it true that the fault of birth rests somewhat on the child? I believe it's we who led our parents on to bear us, and it's our unborn children who make our flesh itch."
- T. E. Lawrence
(Related: Children, Fault, Parents)

"If every day in the life of a school could be the last day but one, there would be little fault to find with it."
- Stephen Leacock
(Related: Life, Day, Fault, School)

"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
(Related: Faults, Film)

"I think people who have faults are a lot more interesting than people who are perfect."
- Spike Lee
(Related: People, Faults)

"Trust no friend without faults, and love a woman, but no angel."
- Doris Lessing
(Related: Love, Trust, Friend, Faults, Woman)

"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
(Related: Faults)

"The Pilgrim and the Puritan whom we honor tonight were men who did a great deal of work in the world. They had their faults and their - shortcomings, but they were not slothful in business and they were most fervent in spirit."
- Henry Cabot Lodge
(Related: Business, Men, Work, Faults, Honor, Spirit, World)

"For support, I fall back on my heart. Has a man any fault a woman cannot weave with and try to change into something better, if the god her man prays to is a mother holding a baby?"
- Haniel Long
(Related: Change, Mother, God, Heart, Baby, Fault, Man, Support, Woman)

"If, when you charged a person with his faults, you credited him with his virtues too, you would probably like everybody."
- Lawrence G. Lovasik
(Related: Faults)

"A major fault, for example, is the fact that, along with the materialist principle, Darwin introduced into his theory of evolution reactionary Malthusian ideas."
- Trofim Lysenko
(Related: Ideas, Evolution, Example, Fact, Fault, Theory)

"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
(Related: Faults, Kindness, Man, May, Skin)

"The news media are, for the most part, the bringers of bad news... and it's not entirely the media's fault, bad news gets higher ratings and sells more papers than good news."
- Peter McWilliams
(Related: Fault, Media, News)

"It wounds a man less to confess that he has failed in any pursuit through idleness, neglect, the love of pleasure, etc., etc., which are his own faults, than through incapacity and unfitness, which are the faults of his nature."
- Lord Melbourne
(Related: Love, Nature, Faults, Idleness, Man, Neglect, Pleasure, Pursuit, Wounds)

"Unemployment is sky-rocketing; deflation is in our future for the first time since the Great Depression. I don't care whose fault it is, it's the truth."
- John Mellencamp
(Related: Time, Truth, Care, Depression, Fault, First, Future, Sky, Unemployment)

"Let us speak, though we show all our faults and weaknesses, - for it is a sign of strength to be weak, to know it, and out with it - not in a set way and ostentatiously, though, but incidentally and without premeditation."
- Herman Melville
(Related: Strength, Faults)

"Exaggerated self-importance is deemed an individual fault, but a racial virtue."
- Kelly Millar
(Related: Virtue, Fault, Self)

"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
(Related: Love, Friend, Correction, Faults, Practice)

"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
(Related: Faults, Justification, Nothing, Value)

"Errors of taste are very often the outward sign of a deep fault of sensibility."
- Jonathan Miller
(Related: Deep, Errors, Fault, Sensibility, Taste)

"I worked very hard, but I think it's unfair to make it all sound like it's all David's fault."
- Liza Minnelli
(Related: Fault, Sound)

"I have the fault of being a little more sincere than is proper."
- Moliere
(Related: Being, Fault)

"Now I can see I was at fault for not being more considerate, but when we were doing the show I didn't think it was my job to be considerate to other people."
- Ron Moody
(Related: People, Being, Fault, Job, Now)

"It's my fault in many cases because I don't initiate the contact to talk with a lot of other musicians."
- Frank Morgan
(Related: Fault, Musicians, Talk)

"Sexism is not the fault of women - kill your fathers, not your mothers."
- Robin Morgan
(Related: Women, Fathers, Fault, Mothers, Sexism)

"The thing I always default to is that I'll always be here to write songs."
- Alanis Morissette
(Related: Songs)

"The worst fault of the working classes is telling their children they're not going to succeed."
- John Mortimer
(Related: Children, Fault, Succeed)

"For all its terrible faults, in one sense America is still the last, best hope of mankind, because it spells out so vividly the kind of happiness that most people actually want, regardless of what they are told they ought to want."
- Ferdinand Mount
(Related: Happiness, People, Hope, America, Faults, Mankind, Sense, Want)

"I work for him despite his faults and he lets me work for him despite my deficiencies."
- Bill Moyers
(Related: Work, Faults)

"It's not blaming the victim. It's not anybody's fault. They just did something that didn't work, that's all."
- Kary Mullis
(Related: Work, Fault)

"It's my responsibility, and entirely my fault, Of course I regret it. It's the kind of locker-room conversation we all use, but as prime minister I shouldn't have used it."
- Brian Mulroney
(Related: Conversation, Fault, Regret, Responsibility)

"Instead, I think over the years we have cut the strength of marriage and relationships by the law and weakened the institution. We have tried to deal with relationships with no-fault divorce, with child custody, with so many other avenues; and it has not helped."
- Timothy Murphy
(Related: Marriage, Strength, Divorce, Law, Relationships, Years)

"The populations of Central America are very, very small indeed, so that while no one was denying and this was one of the great debates we used to have, whose fault was it that there were communists were able to do so well down there, well, that wasn't the point."
- John Negroponte
(Related: America, Fault)

"Nothing would be done at all if one waited until one could do it so well that no one could find fault with it."
- John Henry Newman
(Related: Fault, Nothing)

"A man would do nothing if he waited until he could do it so well that no one could find fault."
- John Henry Newman
(Related: Fault, Man, Nothing)

"Focus on remedies, not faults."
- Jack Nicklaus
(Related: Faults, Focus, Remedies)

"To find a fault is easy; to do better may be difficult."
- Louis Nizer
(Related: Fault, May)

"If you commit a big crime then you are crazy, and the more heinous the crime the crazier you must be. Therefore you are not responsible, and nothing is your fault."
- Peggy Noonan
(Related: Crime, Fault, Nothing)

"In most of history, societies have not been free. It's a very rare society that is free. The default condition of human societies is tyranny."
- Michael Novak
(Related: Society, History, Tyranny)

"An artist is his own fault."
- John O'Hara
(Related: Artist, Fault)

"So, babies are taken from their mothers because they get temporarily insane and it's not the mother's fault. This is the thing: they shouldn't feel ashamed. They didn't cause this. It is not something they did to themselves."
- Marie Osmond
(Related: Mother, Babies, Cause, Fault, Mothers)

"Blemishes are hid by night and every fault forgiven; darkness makes any woman fair."
- Ovid
(Related: Darkness, Fault, Night, Woman)

"Don't let anything stand in the way of you claiming and manifesting the life that you choose rather than the life you have by default."
- Joy Page
(Related: Life)

"The lesson of the last year is this: foreign policy can't be managed through the politics of personality, and our President would do well to take note of an observation John F. Kennedy made once he was in office - that all of the world's problems aren't his predecessor's fault."
- Sarah Palin
(Related: Politics, Policy, Fault, Foreign policy, Observation, Office, Personality, President, Problems, World)

"Something goes wrong, I yell at them -"Fix it"- whether it's their fault or not. You can only really yell at the players you trust."
- Bill Parcells
(Related: Trust, Fault, Wrong)

"Truly it is an evil to be full of faults; but it is a still greater evil to be full of them and to be unwilling to recognize them, since that is to add the further fault of a voluntary illusion."
- Blaise Pascal
(Related: Evil, Fault, Faults, Illusion)

"We learn our virtues from our friends who love us; our faults from the enemy who hates us. We cannot easily discover our real character from a friend. He is a mirror, on which the warmth of our breath impedes the clearness of the reflection."
- Jean Paul
(Related: Love, Friend, Character, Enemy, Faults, Friends, Reflection)

"Democratic priorities remain clear: to provide a tax cut for working families, to promote policies that produce jobs and economic growth, and to assist millions of our fellow Americans who have lost their jobs through no fault of their own."
- Nancy Pelosi
(Related: Growth, Americans, Fault, Tax, Jobs, Priorities)

"Nobody can be perfect unless he admits his faults, but if he has faults how can he be perfect?"
- Laurence J. Peter
(Related: Faults)

"Psychiatry enables us to correct our faults by confessing our parents' shortcomings."
- Laurence J. Peter
(Related: Faults, Parents, Psychiatry)

"The essence of a man is found in his faults."
- Francis Picabia
(Related: Faults, Man)

"Ye have brought this man unto me, as one that perverteth the people; and behold, I, having examined him before you, have found no fault in this man touching those things whereof ye accuse him."
- Pontius Pilate
(Related: People, Fault, Man)

"This is the great fault of wine; it first trips up the feet: it is a cunning wrestler."
- Titus Maccius Plautus
(Related: Cunning, Fault, First, Wine)

"Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us; and endeavor to excel them, by avoiding what is faulty, and imitating what is excellent in them."
- Plutarch
(Related: Enemies)

"To find fault is easy; to do better may be difficult."
- Plutarch
(Related: Fault, May)

"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
(Related: Men, Faults, Habits, Public)

"I, therefore, O Caesar, do not publish this work, merely prefixing my name to a treatise which of right belongs to others, nor think of acquiring reputation by finding fault with the works of any one."
- Marcus V. Pollio
(Related: Work, Fault, Name, Reputation, Right)

"To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves."
- Alexander Pope
(Related: Faults, Revenge)

"Teach me to feel another's woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I to others show, that mercy show to me."
- Alexander Pope
(Related: Fault, Mercy)

"Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er shall be."
- Alexander Pope
"Never find fault with the absent."
- Alexander Pope
(Related: Fault)

"As a child, I've always been in trouble with men and the police have always had to get involved, through no fault of my own."
- Katie Price
(Related: Men, Fault, Police, Trouble)

"Be to their virtue very kind; be to their faults a little blind."
- Matthew Prior
(Related: Virtue, Blind, Faults)

"The pretended admission of a fault on our part creates an excellent impression."
- Marcus Fabius Quintilian
(Related: Impression, Fault)

"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
(Related: Effort, Faults, Mind, Worth)

"I'm a better editorial cartoonist by default because so many editorial cartoonists out there are so awful."
- Ted Rall
"It is much easier to find fault with others, than to be faultless ourselves."
- Samuel Richardson
(Related: Fault)

"I find fault with my children because I like them and I want them to go places - uprightness and strength and courage and civil respect and anything that affects the probabilities of failure on the part of those that are closest to me, that concerns me - I find fault."
- Branch Rickey
(Related: Courage, Failure, Strength, Children, Fault, Respect, Want)

"If we had no faults of our own, we should not take so much pleasure in noticing those in others."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: Faults, Pleasure)

"It is almost always a fault of one who loves not to realize when he ceases to be loved."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: Fault)

"The defects and faults of the mind are like wounds in the body; after all imaginable care has been taken to heal them up, still there will be a scar left behind, and they are in continual danger of breaking the skin and bursting out again."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: Body, Care, Danger, Faults, Mind, Skin, Will, Wounds)

"Some people displease with merit, and others' very faults and defects are pleasing."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: People, Faults, Merit)

"The desire of talking of ourselves, and showing those faults we do not mind having seen, makes up a good part of our sincerity."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: Desire, Faults, Mind, Sincerity, Talking)

"Timidity is a fault for which it is dangerous to reprove persons whom we wish to correct of it."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: Fault, Timidity)

"We confess our little faults to persuade people that we have no large ones."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: People, Faults)

"We easily forgive our friends those faults that do no affect us ourselves."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: Faults, Friends)

"We only acknowledge small faults in order to make it appear that we are free from great ones."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: Faults, Order)

"We only confess our little faults to persuade people that we have no big ones."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: People, Faults)

"All the passions make us commit faults; love makes us commit the most ridiculous ones."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: Love, Faults)

"Quarrels would not last long if the fault was only on one side."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: Fault, Quarrels)

"Most of our faults are more pardonable than the means we use to conceal them."
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
(Related: Faults)

"We must question the story logic of having an all-knowing all-powerful God, who creates faulty Humans, and then blames them for his own mistakes."
- Gene Roddenberry
(Related: God, Logic, Mistakes, Question)

"Destiny is something men select; women achieve it only by default or stupendous suffering."
- Harriet Rosenstein
(Related: Men, Women, Destiny, Suffering)

"Life begins at 40 - but so do fallen arches, rheumatism, faulty eyesight, and the tendency to tell a story to the same person, three or four times."
- Helen Rowland
(Related: Life)

"Telling lies is a fault in a boy, an art in a lover, an accomplishment in a bachelor, and second-nature in a married man."
- Helen Rowland
(Related: Art, Accomplishment, Fault, Lies, Man)

"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
(Related: Thought, Faults, Man, Will)

"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
(Related: Time, Faults, Will)

"The thing that you're faulted on today is not that you are too tough, or not that you aren't careful. It's that you might have been too soft. People want that red meat now because you have to keep up with the mood and the mood today is harsh. It really is."
- Mark Russell
(Related: People, Now, Today, Want)

"I can assume that the younger generations will no longer know what vinyl was. Maybe some kids will take their CD back to the shop, telling the shop owner they have a faulty disc and if they could please get a new one."
- Mike Rutherford
(Related: Generations, Kids, Will)

"A husband without faults is a dangerous observer."
- George Savile
(Related: HusbFaults)

"There has been the biggest black cloud following me around. People believe it's all my fault that Steve is not here. He has always had an open door, and he doesn't choose to do this any more."
- Neil Schon
(Related: People, Fault, Open)

"For an author to write as he speaks is just as reprehensible as the opposite fault, to speak as he writes; for this gives a pedantic effect to what he says, and at the same time makes him hardly intelligible."
- Arthur Schopenhauer
(Related: Time, Effect, Fault)

"Every man has his faults; I have and so have you - you will allow me to say so!"
- Clara Schumann
(Related: Faults, Man, Will)

"It's very difficult to determine whether this is the fault of the world that has abandoned the Church, or the Church that does not know how to relate to the world."
- Angelo Scola
(Related: Church, Fault, World)

"I went through a long period of time in that marriage when I didn't believe anything was my fault. I had to face what my part was, and only because of that difficult work was I able to trust a man again."
- Connie Sellecca
(Related: Marriage, Time, Trust, Work, Fault, Man)

"It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do not give. To find one thankful man, I will oblige a great many that are not so."
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca
(Related: Fault, Man, Will)

"Love to faults is always blind, always is to joy inclined. Lawless, winged, and unconfined, and breaks all chains from every mind."
- William Shakespeare
(Related: Love, Blind, Faults, Joy, Mind)

"And oftentimes excusing of a fault doth make the fault the worse by the excuse."
- William Shakespeare
(Related: Fault)

"The faults of the burglar are the qualities of the financier."
- George Bernard Shaw
(Related: Faults)

"It wasn't about the money. I just wanted them to admit it was their fault."
- Barry Sheene
(Related: Money, Fault)

"Only nature knows how to justly proportion to the fault the punishment it deserves."
- Percy Bysshe Shelley
(Related: Nature, Fault, Punishment)

"But he like my mother, had certainly come to know that those who work the most do not make the most money. It was the fault of the rich, it seemed, but just how he did not know."
- Agnes Smedley
(Related: Work, Money, Mother, Fault)

"A cake is a very good test of an oven: if it browns too much on one side and not on the other, it's not your fault - you need to have your oven checked."
- Delia Smith
(Related: Fault)

"I must work hard to make my singing above reproach; there must be no faults which hard work would take care of."
- Kate Smith
(Related: Work, Care, Faults, Hard work, Singing)

"Find fault when you must find fault in private, and if possible sometime after the offense, rather than at the time."
- Sydney Smith
(Related: Time, Fault)

"I see no faults in the Church, and therefore let me be resurrected with the Saints, whether I ascend to heaven or descend to hell, or go to any other place. And if we go to hell, we will turn the devils out of doors and make a heaven of it."
- Joseph Smith, Jr.
(Related: Church, Faults, Heaven, Hell, Saints, Will)

"Although I do wrong, I do not the wrongs that I am charged with doing; the wrong that I do is through the frailty of human nature, like other men. No man lives without fault."
- Joseph Smith, Jr.
(Related: Men, Nature, Fault, Human nature, Wrong, Wrongs)

"Correct one fault at a time. Concentrate on the one fault you want to overcome."
- Sam Snead
(Related: Time, Fault, Want)

"The mystery of existence is the connection between our faults and our misfortunes."
- Madame de Stael
(Related: Connection, Existence, Faults, Mystery)

"Many persons have been confused and discouraged at the very outset of the study by the great variety and the delicate distinctions of the openings: and this has constituted a fault in many otherwise excellent manuals for the learner."
- Howard Staunton
(Related: Fault, Study, Variety)

"What I do now is all my dad's fault, because he bought me a guitar as a boy, for no apparent reason."
- Rod Stewart
(Related: Dad, Fault, Guitar, Now, Reason)

"You find that all men are successes or failures. Success is the stamp of truth. I will say all men who fail to place their feet on the dome of facts do so by not sieving all truth and throwing the faulty to one side."
- Andrew Taylor Still
(Related: Men, Success, Truth, Facts, Feet, Will)

"But in answer to your question about the conspiracy angle, I think that any historian worth his salt, and this is where I fault Stephen Ambrose and a lot of these guys who attack me - not all of life is a result of conspiracy by any means! Accident occurs alongside conspiracy."
- Oliver Stone
(Related: Life, Accident, Fault, Question, Result, Worth)

"The fault seems to me to have been that men have taken ancient country churches as their models and have failed to discover that between them and churches in towns there ought to be a most distinct and marked difference."
- George Edmund Street
(Related: Men, Churches, Country, Difference, Fault)

"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
(Related: Father, Greatness, Faults, Germany, Old, Symbol, Will)

"Just as the British subject loves England despite her faults, so we must insist that all Germans who were part of the old Germany and helped shape her, recognize the greatness and worthiness of present-day Germany."
- Gustav Stresemann
(Related: Greatness, EnglFaults, Germany, Old, Present, Worthiness)

"When you blame yourself, you learn from it. If you blame someone else, you don't learn nothing, cause hey, it's not your fault, it's his fault, over there."
- Joe Strummer
(Related: Blame, Cause, Fault, Nothing)

"You can't go around the theatres handing out cards saying, 'It isn't my fault'. You go onto the next one."
- Preston Sturges
(Related: Cards, Fault, Saying)

"Everything was my fault. I was so dumb. But if I hadn't made the mistakes I made, I wouldn't have met the wonderful woman I've been married to for over 30 years, so I guess that makes the mistakes OK."
- Donald Sutherland
(Related: Dumb, Fault, Mistakes, Woman, Years)

"To discern what weaknesses and faults separate you from God, you must enter into your own inward ground and then confront yourself."
- Johannes Tauler
(Related: God, Faults)

"When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength. Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself."
- Tecumseh
(Related: Food, Life, Strength, Fault, Joy, Lies, Light, Living, Reason)

"Faults are beauties in a lover's eye."
- Theocritus
(Related: Eye, Faults)

"People accuse me of being Methody, but I'm not at all. The one thing I don't want people to see is me. I don't want them to be able to recognize my faults and failures and qualities, and I won't use those things to spark off emotions or to illustrate."
- Kristin Scott Thomas
(Related: People, Being, Emotions, Faults, Want)

"To us Americans much has been given; of us much is required. With all our faults and mistakes, it is our strength in support of the freedom our forefathers loved which has saved mankind from subjection to totalitarian power."
- Norman Thomas
(Related: Power, Strength, Americans, Faults, Freedom, Mankind, Mistakes, Support)

"When liberty is taken away by force it can be restored by force. When it is relinquished voluntarily by default it can never be recovered."
- Dorothy Thompson
(Related: Force, Liberty)

"We all have faults, and mine is being wicked."
- James Thurber
(Related: Being, Faults)

"Jealousy is, I think, the worst of all faults because it makes a victim of both parties."
- Gene Tierney
(Related: Faults, Jealousy)

"The greatness of America lies not in being more enlightened than any other nation, but rather in her ability to repair her faults."
- Alexis de Tocqueville
(Related: Greatness, Ability, America, Being, Faults, Lies, Nation)

"Find fault with thyself rather than with others."
- Ieyasu Tokugawa
(Related: Fault)

"Of all the things I could know, my own faults and weaknesses are pretty much the most important."
- Simon Travaglia
(Related: Faults, Pretty)

"It has been the great fault of our politicians that they have all wanted to do something."
- Anthony Trollope
(Related: Fault, Politicians)

"I am a leader by default, only because nature does not allow a vacuum."
- Desmond Tutu
(Related: Nature, Leader)

"A fault is fostered by concealment."
- Virgil
(Related: Fault)

"We are witnessing a slow, steady takeover of our true freedoms. We are becoming a socialist nation, and whoever can't see this is probably hoping it isn't true. If we permit Mr. Obama to take over all our industries, if we permit him to raise our taxes to support unconstitutional causes, then we will be in default. This great America will become a paralyzed nation."
- Jon Voight
(Related: America, Causes, Nation, Support, Taxes, Will)

"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
(Related: Love, Faults, Flies)

"I've slept with a couple of people and made some poor choices and put things in jeopardy with... what I was happy with, and that's my own fault. I've got no one else to blame about that stuff."
- Shane Warne
(Related: People, Blame, Choices, Fault, Jeopardy, Poor)

"The personal contact is a personal thing. The fact that some people don't know their neighbors, I don't think that technology is at fault. You don't lose anything with technology. You gain other avenues of understanding."
- John Warnock
(Related: Technology, People, Fact, Fault, Gain, Neighbors, Understanding)

"Negroes are human beings with exactly the same faults and virtues as members of the other races."
- Ethel Waters
(Related: Faults)

"To want friendship is a great fault. Friendship ought to be a gratuitous joy, like the joys afforded by art or life."
- Simone Weil
(Related: Art, Friendship, Life, Fault, Joy, Want)

"Every true, eternal problem is an equally true, eternal fault; every answer an atonement, every realisation an improvement."
- Otto Weininger
(Related: Fault, Improvement)

"My general plan is good, though in the detail there may be faults."
- Adam Weishaupt
(Related: Detail, Faults, May)

"It just broke my heart, and I had to get away from it. I love them to death, but they know how bad it got. It's not their fault, but I couldn't do that any longer."
- Brian Welch
(Related: Love, Death, Heart, Fault)

"All faults may be forgiven of him who has perfect candor."
- Walt Whitman
(Related: Candor, Faults, May)

"To be suspicious is not a fault. To be suspicious all the time without coming to a conclusion is the defect."
- Lu Xun
(Related: Time, Fault)

"That's one of our biggest problems, it's always somebody else's fault instead of our own fault."
- Don Young
(Related: Fault, Problems)

"You should examine yourself daily. If you find faults, you should correct them. When you find none, you should try even harder."
- Xi Zhi
(Related: Faults)