It is necessary for us to learn from others’ mistakes. You will not live long enough to make them all yourself.
Experience is what allow us to repeat our mistakes, only with more finesse.
(Durwood Fincher said)
Learn all you can from the mistakes of others. You won’t have time to make them all yourself.
(Alfred Sheinwold said)
The United States has made serious mistakes in the conduct of its foreign affairs, which have had unfortunate repercussions long after the decisions were taken.
(Nelson Mandela said)
I made my fair share of mistakes.