Famous quotes containing the word correct:

    A material resurrection seems strange and even absurd except for purposes of punishment, and all punishment which is to revenge rather than correct must be morally wrong, and when the World is at an end, what moral or warning purpose can eternal tortures answer?
    George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)

    One must first correct oneself before correcting others.
    —Chinese proverb.

    Confucian Analects.

    The best way to correct a mistake is to make it right.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)