“But sometimes the quest for the right answer keeps us from testing a variety of good ones. Instead of looking at a logical solution to an issue the concentration shifts to proving our point, and in the process we end-up becoming an issue.” “I do love it when I am right,' Hyacinth said triumphantly.
Or, you can break down the walls of pride by accepting vulnerability as a strength, not a weakness.
When I'm wrong, I know I'm wrong and I say that I'm wrong. “Don't fight to be right, but fight when you are right.” “There is a way of being wrong which is also sometimes necessarily right.”
To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices - today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it. Richard Rhodes. “People who base their self-worth on being right about everything prevent themselves form learning from their mistakes. No, I'm not.
From here, courage allows us to let go of shame and rise higher into the person we are meant to be, not the person that needs to be right. “The four most beautiful words in our common language: I told you so.”
'Which is fortunate, since I so often am.”
“No one is ever a victim of life; we are all volunteering to grow.”
“This was historical revisionism at its best, and hadn't Sam always specialized in that, hadn't she always said she wished she had a permanent film rolling of their life so she could go back and prove that, yes, he did so say that thing he now denied?” They close themselves off to new and important information. It's not about being right, it's about getting it right. They lack the ability to take on new perspectives and empathize with others. Votes: 3. Vindication and horror. This is true regardless of whom you may be involved with, but it is especially true if there is an emotional vampire in your life.” Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. It's far more helpful to assume that you're ignorant and don't know a whole lot. Although every writer dreams of getting it right on the first pass, very few succeed. Elizabeth Spelke.
Every time.” Explore our collection of motivational and famous quotes by authors you know and love. In search of the right answer, we assume every answer other than the one we've settled on must be wrong. Helpful Not Helpful. And whatever your beliefs, honor your creator, not by passively waiting for grace to come down from upon high, but by doing what you can to make grace happen... yourself, right now, right down here on Earth. Helpful Not Helpful.
“Most of us try to spend so much effort in being proven right that we get tired even before start working towards being better.
might have many good answers, rather than one right one.” The vindication of the choice you made to leave that night. “This is what you left, I thought. Discover and share Not Always Right Quotes.
No more cutting up myself and serving up myself like pieces of a pie for everyone's tasteless palates. “Being kind to someone, only to look kind to others, defeats the purpose of being kind.” Excuse me for getting it right the first time. Peter McIntyre I'd like to think for example, that the question, "How can I love Ken?"
“The task of being right is a task the father perfects over time.”
“But being confident you are right is not the same as being right.” Choose peace over being right.” I look forward to a time, so open-minded I'll hear people say, "I'm right and you can be, too”
Be pro you to the end. Dennis Miller.
Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing to be wrong. “There are people who are always insecure, dissatisfied and looking for a conflict.
This keeps you unattached to superstitious or poorly informed beliefs and promotes a constant state of learning and growth.”
“You have two choices in life when it comes to truthful observations by others that anger you: You can be ashamed and cover it up by letting your pride take you in the extreme opposite direction, in order to make the point that they are wrong. Discover and share Funny Quotes About Being Right.
Votes: 3. This is the road to confidence and self worth.” Votes: 3.
“The more a person needs to be right, the less certain he is.” Explore our collection of motivational and famous quotes by authors you know and love. Forgetting that some things have more than one good answer.
Unfortunately, the only way to deal with them is to walk away cuz the battle they are fighting, is not with you or everyone else around them, it is within themselves. Born again?!
“But being confident you are right is not the same as being right.” ― Steven D. Levitt, Think Like a Freak
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“The sooner you decide that it is alright to believe the opposite of what the masses do, and that it is alright to trust the universe, and you choose to be happy rather than be right, the sooner you will be happy.”
“Based on who they are and what they want and what they know, everyone is right.
“Often after arguing about differing opinions, I hear people say, "let's agree to disagree."
And that doesn't mean you don't know how to say sorry; because being pro you means being pro growth and pro improvement. Not both. “Kelsier was right again. Welcome back. “And then I decided to be pro me.
Then you have to decide if changing is for the best, or you keep seeing repeats because you're doing something right.”
“I’m very comfortable being right,” she admitted. “he didn't give a damn about being popular; he cared only about being right.”