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“Mistake” is not a properly historical category.

So if we can learn from history, how can we learn from Leninism and Maoism without calling them “mistakes”?

Look carefully.

That is not a chip on my shoulder. It is a flake of your dandruff.

A common mistake.

You take signs of self-deprecation as signs of modesty.

Mysticism is not mistaken.

However, mystical experiences tend towards their own demystification.

Mistakes in life? Full of regrets.

Life itself is a mistake? Nothing to regret.