Stand up for what is right, regardless of who is committing the wrong.
When it comes to getting things wrong, the English are born masters.
The hardest thing is trying not to correct everything on the Internet. It'd be night and day—wrong, wrong, wrong, wrong. So you just have to say, "All right, I'll take it, bring it on."george clooney
As actors, we need public relations to campaign for our next possible role, and any media promoting our work seems positive in nature; but whether in theater or on a film set, a bad unprofessional photograph at the wrong angle may not be as flattering to some actors, and may be considered a harmful exposure.carson grant
I believe German soldiers are good and decent, and if they did anything wrong it was because of military necessity.wilhelm keitel
People who try to explain pictures are usually barking up the wrong tree.pablo picasso
With a bronze mirror, one can see whether he is properly attired; with history as a mirror, one can understand the rise and fall of a nation; with men as a mirror, one can see whether he is right or wrong. Now I've lost my faithful mirror by the death of Weizheng.
The problem with power is that people pay attention to it, and it's very easy to get beside yourself and use it in the wrong way.
"You are wrong. The state and its existence are essential before everything else. All this preoccupation with liberty is not serious."habib bourguiba
One can sometimes do good by being the right person in the wrong place.gilbert keith chesterton
Honest Toad was always ready to admit himself in the wrong.Kenneth Grahame
Even then he had those piercing cat's eyes of his and when he had said something, finished up by saying: "If I'm wrong, put me right." And so I began to understand that you didn't speak for the sake of speaking , to say that you had done this or that, what you had eaten or drunk, but to work out an idea, to find out what makes the world go round.cesare pavese
That which is wrong under one circumstance, may be, and often is, right under another. God said, 'Thou shalt not kill'; at another time He said, 'Thou shalt utterly destroy.' This is the principle on which the government of heaven is conducted by revelation adapted to the circumstances in which the children of the kingdom are placed. Whatever God requires is right, no matter what it is, although we may not see the reason thereof till long after the events transpire.'smith, joseph, jr.
[An attorney] can find it consistent with his dignity to turn wrong into right, and right into wrong, to abet a lie, nay to create, disseminate, and with all the play of his wit, give strength to the basest of lies, on behalf of the basest of scoundrels.Anthony Trollope
Others may sing the song. Others may right the wrong.john greenleaf whittier
When a system is radically wrong, we must abandon that system and find a better one.
No snowflake ever falls in the wrong place.
If I am right, Thy grace impart, Still in the right to stay; If I am wrong, O teach my heart To find that better way!Alexander Pope
Progress in science is often built on wrong theories that are later corrected. It is better to be wrong than to be vague.freeman dyson
“The trouble with you,” the Ugly Girl said, “is that you think you know just what everyone should do, don’t you?” The Mad Duke smiled at her. His face was bright and sharp, smooth and glittering. “Yes,” he said, “I do.” “And what,” she said, “if you’re wrong?” “And what,” he said, “if I’m not?”
First and foremost, libertarians believe in the principle of self-ownership. You own your own body and mind; no external power has the right to force you into the service of "society" or "mankind" or any other individual or group for any purpose, however noble. Slavery is wrong, period.
In the war on terror we did everything wrong that we could have done.
Dissents speak to a future age. It's not simply to say, 'My colleagues are wrong and I would do it this way.' But the greatest dissents do become court opinions and gradually over time their views become the dominant view. So that's the dissenter's hope: that they are writing not for today but for tomorrow.
...we explained simply what contraception was; that abortion was the wrong way no matter how early it was performed it was taking a life; that contraception was the better way, the safer way it took a little time, a little trouble, but was well worth while in the long run, because life had not yet begun.
(introduction) "This page is about me and why everything I like is great. If you disagree with anything you find on this page, you are wrong."