Antonyms for err

justify, pardon, regret, repent, rue, forgive.

Quotes of err

  1. The wisest of the wise may err – Aeschylus
  2. I may err in judgment but I hope not in intention – Edward Blake
  3. The cautious seldom err – Confucius
  4. As great as kings may be they are what we are they can err like other men – Pierre Corneille
  5. The more important the subject and the closer it cuts to the bone of our hopes and needs the more we are likely to err in establishing a framework for analysis – Stephen Jay Gould
  6. To err is human to admit it superhuman – Doug Larson
  7. 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
  8. I shall never be a heretic I may err in dispute but I do not wish to decide anything finally on the other hand I am not bound by the opinions of men – Martin Luther
  9. For to err in opinion though it be not the part of wise men is at least human – Plutarch
  10. Many after -dinner speakers remind us that to err is human – Frances Rodman
  11. It is better to err on the side of daring than the side of caution – Alvin Toffler
  12. To err is human but it feels divine – Mae West
  13. Let us unite on the safe and sure ground of fact and experiment and we can never err yet better we can never differ – Frances Wright

Usage examples for err

  1. Of a more ardent temperament though equally sensible of the temptation which had caused Alida to err and as keenly alive to all the consequences to herself as well as to others there was something of professional rivalry and of an official right to investigate which still mingled with his feelings – The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper
  2. And if one is to go wrong I would ten thousand times rather err on that side – The Seaboard Parish, Complete by George MacDonald
  3. You err however in thinking that we may in any respect profit from you – The Galaxy Primes by Edward Elmer Smith
  4. “ Honored ghosts you would err – Three Women by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  5. Still it was surely better to err in this direction than to exhibit weakness and it was only between these two that I had any choice remaining – Love Under Fire by Randall Parrish
  6. Forty years long was I grieved with this generation and said It is a people that do err in their hearts for they have not known my ways – The Prayer Book Explained by Percival Jackson
  7. It is therefore easy to determine which is the safest side to err on – Martine's Hand-book of Etiquette, and Guide to True Politeness by Arthur Martine
  8. “ I myself am prone to err – Amusement Only by Richard Marsh
  9. It is better that I should err in trusting her than to be unjust in doubting her – A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties by Charles Major
  10. He does not err on the side of mercy said his wife pathetically – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell
  11. “ Expressions like to errerror to forgiveforgiveness in lines like To err is human to forgive divine are very remarkable – The English Language by Robert Gordon Latham
  12. Does report err and you do not love this maiden – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  13. Holding fast this principle a man cannot greatly err – Amusement: A Force in Christian Training by Rev. Marvin R. Vincent.
  14. “ For instance To err is human to forgive divine – Quiet Talks about Jesus by S. D. Gordon
  15. You know we are all liable to err and and by Jupiter – The Spiritualists and the Detectives by Allan Pinkerton
  16. Some may be unfaithful all are liable to err – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  17. If I err at all I prefer that it should be on the side of mercy – Isaac T. Hopper by L. Maria Child
  18. You err there many women much prefer going alone without submitting to watch and ward as though they were children – The Northern Light by E. Werner
  19. Cursed be the sickly forms that err from honest Nature's rule – Modern English Books of Power by George Hamlin Fitch
  20. Before the house I see armed men stand and err I not I ween they would encounter us ” – The Nibelungenlied by Unknown

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