40 To Err Is Human Quotes And Sayings

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To Err Is Human Meaning: It is a proverb which means it is natural for human beings to make mistakes. To err is the human’ is just the half saying. It is said so because all human beings makes mistakes. It is human to err. God forgive us all for our sins, therefore it is divine to forgive.

“To err is human, to forgive, divine.” ― Alexander Pope

Who said to err is human to forgive divine?

Alexander Pope, poet of the Enlightenment, lent a famous line from his 1711 treatise An Essay on Criticism to the US Institutes of Medicine’s report on patient safety.

What Is the meaning of to err is human and to forgive divine?

The phrase means it is natural for people to make mistakes and it is important to forgive people when they do.

To Err Is Human Quotes

  1. “To err is human apparently.”

  2. “To err is human, to purr feline.” ― Robert Byrne

  3. “To err is human, but it feels divine.” ― Mae West

  4. “To err is human. To loaf is Parisian.” ― Victor Hugo

  5. “To err is human, to forgive supine.” ― S. J. Perelman

  6. “To err is human, to forgive is divine.” ― Alexander Pope                                                           
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  7. “To err is human, to forgive is interplanetary.” ― Lights

  8. “To err is human, to forget it is inhuman.” ― Lokesh Giri

  9. “To err is human. To cover it up is weasel.” ― Scott Adams

  10. “To err is human; to admit it, superhuman.” ― Doug Larson

  11. “To err is human; to forgive, infrequent.” ― Franklin P. Adams

  12. “To err is human; to blame it on somebody else is more human.”

  13. “To err is human, but to be paid for it is divine.” ― Howard Ruff

  14. “To err is human, but to forgive, well that’s right on.” ― Vince Vaughn

  15. “To err is human. To repeat error is of the Devil.” ― Seneca the Younger

  16. “To err is human, but to persist in the mistake is ugly.” ― Glover Teixeira

  17. “To err is human, to persist in error is diabolical.” ― Georges Canguilhem

  18. “To err is human, to forgive is against company policy.” ― Lew Wasserman

  19. “To err is human, to repent divine; to persist devilish.” ― Benjamin Franklin

  20. “To err is human. To blame it on someone else shows management potential.”

  21. “To err is human. To blame someone else is politics.” ― Hubert H. Humphrey

  22. “To err is human – and to blame it on a computer is even more so.” ― Robert Orben

  23. “To err is human, but to really foul things up you need a computer.” ― Paul R. Ehrlich

  24. “To err is human; to forgive, divine.” ― Alexander Pope, “An Essay on Criticism” (1711)

  25. “I like a man with faults, especially when he knows it. To err is human.” ― Hugh Prather

  26. “To err is human, but to persevere in error is only the act of a fool.” ― Marcus Tullius Cicero

  27. “Good-nature and good-sense must ever join; To err is human, to forgive, divine.” ― Alexander Pope

  28. “To err is human, but when the eraser wears out ahead of the pencil, you’re overdoing it.” ― Josh Jenkins

  29. “To err is human, but to really screw things up requires a design committee of bureaucrats.” ― Henry Spencer

  30. “To err is human; to forgive people and yourself for poor behavior is to be sensible and realistic.” ― Albert Ellis

  31. “To err is human; but contrition felt for the crime distinguishes the virtuous from the wicked.” ― Vittorio Alfieri

  32. “To err is human also in so far as animals seldom or never err, or at least only the cleverest of them do so.” ― Georg C. Lichtenberg

  33. “[To err is human, to forgive is divine]… but this does not make it desirable to make as many errors as possible.” ― Roger Williams

  34. “I know there’s a proverb which that says ‘To err is human,’ but a human error is nothing to what a computer can do if it tries.” ― Agatha Christie

  35. “Sincere biblical repentance is as much a work of grace as not sinning in the first place. To err is human, to make progress is divine.” ― Kevin DeYoung

  36. “To err is human, to forgive divine. (Acheron) I don’t ask for your forgiveness. I don’t deserve it. I only ask for a chance to show you now that I’m not the fool I was once. (Styxx)” ― Sherrilyn Kenyon

  37. “For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins.” ― Matthew 6:14-15 (Bible Verse)

  38. “To err is human. Don’t sit and chew on your mistake or someone else’s mistake. If someone else has made a mistake, forgive and forget. If you have made a mistake, ask for forgiveness and move on. Don’t get stuck. Feel free!” ― Sri Sri

  39. “To err is human… To put the blame of that err on someone is human… And to share that err with that someone is also human… Because to be with that someone is always fun… No matter how far we go… Our heart comes back to that someone…” ― Tavneet Kaur

  40. “Imagine a different world, one in which people do not spend an inordinate amount of energy fuming against their fate each time they make a mistake. … though we all agree that to err is human, each of us individually believes that he or she is the exception. … Make a mistake? Not on my watch!” ― Veronique Vienne


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