n. Decisions people cling to because they dedicated a significant amount of time in making them (see marriage).
A computer lets you make more mistakes faster than any invention in human history – with the possible exceptions of handguns and tequila.
— Mitch Ratcliffe
A lifetime is more than sufficiently long to make every conceivable mistake. A weekend bender is almost enough by itself.
You must learn from the mistakes of others. You can't possibly live long enough to make them all yourself.
— Sam Levenson