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I Once Heard A Humorous Story About The Pope Who ...
Shared By: Philip Makari on Jan 8, 2001
Summary: I once heard a humorous story about the Pope who was on a visit to America for a period of time. On his last day of the visit, he was delayed due to meetings and was unable to break away to catch a flight. Since he couldn’t depend on his P...
Category: Humor
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Baptizing a Drunk
Shared By: Paul Wallace on Oct 12, 2005
Summary: BAPTIZING A DRUNK A man was stumbling through the woods, totally drunk, when he came upon a preacher baptizing people in the river. He proceeded to walk into the water and bumped into the preacher. The preacher turned around and, though almost ove...
Category: Humor
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If I Had My Life To Live Again, I'd Make The ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "If I had my life to live again, I'd make the same mistakes, only sooner."
Category: Quotes
based on 4 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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If You Have Made A Mistake, Cut Your Losses As ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "If you have made a mistake, cut your losses as quickly as possible."
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based on 3 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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An Error Doesn't Become A Mistake Until You ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: An error doesn't become a mistake until you refuse to correct it.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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When It Comes To Profiting From Your Mistakes, ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "When it comes to profiting from your mistakes, you can count on the Internal Revenue Service."
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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I Always Feel At Home With A Person Who Admits ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: I always feel at home with a person who admits he makes mistakes because I like my own kind of company.
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Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Mistakes Of The Tongue Have Destroyed More ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "Mistakes of the tongue have destroyed more people, ruined more marriages, and cost more businessmen their jobs and their futures than any other kind of mistake."
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There Are Few Thrills In This Life That Can Come ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: There are few thrills in this life that can come up to the one you get when you correct a mistake you're sure you could have gotten away with.
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I Have Made Mistakes, But I Never Made The ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "I have made mistakes, but I never made the mistake of claiming that I never made one."
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Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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There Is Nothing Final About A Mistake Except ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: There is nothing final about a mistake except its being taken as final.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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It Is Only An Error In Judgment To Make A ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "It is only an error in judgment to make a mistake, but it shows infirmity of character to adhere to it when discovered."
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Wise Men Learn By Other Men's Mistakes, Fools ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "Wise men learn by other men's mistakes, fools by their own."
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Scripture: none
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Three-fourths Of The Mistakes A Man Makes Are ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: Three-fourths of the mistakes a man makes are made because he does not really know the things he thinks he knows.
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Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Mistakes Are Costly And Somebody Must Pay. The ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "Mistakes are costly and somebody must pay. The time to correct a mistake is before it is made. The causes of mistakes are, first, I didn't know; second, I didn't think; third, I didn't care."
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Nobody Makes A Greater Mistake Than He Who Did ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: Nobody makes a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could only do a little.
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Scripture: none
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From A Worldly Point Of View There Is No Mistake ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: From a worldly point of view there is no mistake so great as that of being always right.
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Scripture: none
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Life Is Very Interesting, If You Make ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "Life is very interesting, if you make mistakes."
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Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Any Man Can Make Mistakes, But Only An Idiot ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error."
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A Lot Of Impulsive Mistakes Are Made By People ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: A lot of impulsive mistakes are made by people who simply aren't willing to stay bored a little while longer.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Half Of Our Mistakes In Life Arise From Feeling ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "Half of our mistakes in life arise from feeling where we ought to think, and thinking where we ought to feel."
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Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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A Man Who Has Committed A Mistake And Doesn't ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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People Seldom Learn From The Mistakes Of ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "People seldom learn from the mistakes of others not because they deny the value of the past, but because they are faced with new problems."
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Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Mistakes Occur When A Man Is Over-worked Or ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: Mistakes occur when a man is over-worked or over-confident.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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No Man Ever Became Great Except Through Many And ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: No man ever became great except through many and great mistakes.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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A Well-adjusted Person Is The One Who Makes The ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: A well-adjusted person is the one who makes the same mistake twice without getting nervous.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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If Youre Not Making Mistakes, Youre Not Taking ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "If youre not making mistakes, youre not taking risks, and that means youre not going anywhere. The key is to make mistakes faster than the competition, so you have more chances to learn and win."
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Greatest Mistake You Can Make In Life Is To ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Constant Efforts And Frequent Mistakes Are The ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: Constant efforts and frequent mistakes are the stepping-stones of genius.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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We're No. 1 Because We Make More Mistakes Than ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: We're No. 1 because we make more mistakes than anyone else.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none