Quotes: fault

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  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
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    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.
  • Haniel Long
    Haniel Long
    American writer, poet, journalist 1888-1956
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    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?
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
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    Globalization is exposing new fault lines - between urban and rural communities, for example.
  • Anita Brookner
    Anita Brookner
    British Writer 1938-
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    Good women always think it is their fault when someone else is being offensive. Bad women never take the blame for anything.
  • Jean Paul
    Jean Paul
    German poet (ps. of Johann P.F. Richter) 1763-1825
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    Humankind's chief fault is that they have so many small ones.
  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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    I criticize by creation - not by finding fault.
  • Sri Sarada Devi
    Sri Sarada Devi
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    I tell you one thing - if you want peace of mind, do not find fault with others. Rather learn to see your own faults. Learn to make the whole world your own. No one is a stranger, my child; this whole world is your own.
  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
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    If moderation is a fault, then indifference is a crime.
  • Adam Jones
    Adam Jones
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    If you become addicted and a junkie, well, that's your fault.
  • Peggy Noonan
    Peggy Noonan
    American Author, Presidential Speechwriter 1950-
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    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.
  • Bill Goldberg
    Bill Goldberg
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    If you don't want to investigate what you're passing judgment on, then it's your fault. And I believe that if people investigate Goldberg as a human being, I'm not such a bad guy.
  • Anthony Trollope
    Anthony Trollope
    British writer 1815-1882
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    It has been the great fault of our politicians that they have all wanted to do something.
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
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    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.
  • Jack Kerouac
    Jack Kerouac
    American novelist and poet 1922-1969
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    It is not my fault that certain so-called bohemian elements have found in my writings something to hang their peculiar beatnik theories on.
  • Selma James
    Selma James
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    It is not women's fault if we are so tender. It is in the nature of the lives we live. And further, it would be a terrible catastrophe if men had to live men's lives and women's also. Which is precisely what has happened today - to women.