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#fallibility

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The public knows that human beings are fallible. Only people blinded by ideology fall into the trap of believing in their own infallibility.


Freeman Dyson


#believing #blinded #fall #fallible #human

Artists instinctively want to reflect humanity, their own and each other's, in all its intermittent virtue and vitality, frailty and fallibility.


Tom Hiddleston


#each #fallibility #frailty #humanity #instinctively

Wisdom is keeping a sense of fallibility of all our views and opinions.


Gerald Brenan


#keeping #opinions #our #sense #views

One of the things I've had the advantage of, growing up and being close to the top management of this company and other companies for most of my life, is seeing how CEOs start to believe in their own infallibility. And that really scares me.


Bill Ford


#being #believe #ceos #close #companies

As for the men in power, they are so anxious to establish the myth of infallibility that they do their utmost to ignore truth.


Boris Pasternak


#establish #ignore #infallibility #men #myth

Reason itself is fallible, and this fallibility must find a place in our logic.


Nicola Abbagnano


#fallible #find #itself #logic #must

The future is too interesting and dangerous to be entrusted to any predictable, reliable agency. We need all the fallibility we can get. Most of all, we need to preserve the absolute unpredictability and total improbability of our connected minds. That way we can keep open all the options, as we have in the past.


Lewis Thomas


#agency #any #connected #dangerous #entrusted

When we go to the Bible we should keep in mind that the basic principles of the Bible are taught by God, but written down by human beings deprived of modern day knowledge. So there is some fallibility in the writings of the Bible. But the basic principles are applicable to my life and I don't find any conflict among them.


Jimmy Carter


#any #applicable #basic #basic principles #beings

Even the knowledge of my own fallibility cannot keep me from making mistakes. Only when I fall do I get up again.


Vincent Van Gogh


#cannot #even #fall #fallibility #get

It may help to understand human affairs to be clear that most of the great triumphs and tragedies of history are caused, not by people being fundamentally good or fundamentally bad, but by people being fundamentally people.


Neil Gaiman


#humor #humor






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