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Old January 27th, 2013, 02:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Mistakes

i'm one myself, it's what made me uman

deliberate/accidental, whatever, what's your experience of mistakes?

Mis take it any way you like

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Old January 27th, 2013, 03:58 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Some years ago, I heard the saying: The man who never makes mistakes never makes anything. It liberated me.
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Old January 27th, 2013, 04:11 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Old January 27th, 2013, 04:12 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Mistakes can be beautiful.

This does not automatically mean I believe fuzzbender to be either human or beautiful.








ok...

I'll concede the human part...
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Old January 27th, 2013, 04:21 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Mistakes can be beautiful.

This does not automatically mean I believe fuzzbender to be either human or beautiful.

ok...

I'll concede the human part...
Concede nothing

i'm much more aware of my inadequacy, failings, ugliness etc than your skepticism otherwis

Some of my best friends are mistakes
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Old January 27th, 2013, 04:42 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Mistakes are what make for good judgement, sometimes it takes quite a while to get to the good judgement part.
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Old January 27th, 2013, 05:11 PM   #7 (permalink)
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i'm much more aware of my inadequacy, failings, ugliness etc than your skepticism otherwis
This thread is just fine without pics.
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Old January 27th, 2013, 05:36 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Read my tag line. My boss does say that I learn from my mistakes and never commit the same one again.
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Old January 27th, 2013, 05:41 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Most of what I've learned the best have been from my mistakes.
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Old January 27th, 2013, 06:39 PM   #10 (permalink)
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If we really do learn from our mistakes , I am still learning .
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Old January 27th, 2013, 06:43 PM   #11 (permalink)
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And remember, there are a lot of other people out there making mistakes, so you don't always have to make your own to learn.

Mistakes are just another choice, a fork in the road. Lean and move on. I don't have many regrets. I can't change the past.
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Old January 27th, 2013, 07:09 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Mistakes make the music funny. We just need to remember that we're shooting for music, not comedy.
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Old January 27th, 2013, 08:17 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Old January 27th, 2013, 08:44 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Old January 27th, 2013, 09:21 PM   #18 (permalink)
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I heard someone define an expert as someone who has made every possible mistake in their field of expertise.

It goes along with what many others are saying here, and it should be liberating to us. I lived for too long fearing failure, thinking that failing would invalidate me in what I was doing, or even myself as a person. Now I know that failure can never paralyze you like the fear of failure can.

P.S. No child should ever be told that they were a mistake because they weren't. There is no such thing as an unwanted or child, but there are many unworthy parents.
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Old January 27th, 2013, 09:33 PM   #20 (permalink)
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