It is a trait of fools to perceive the faults of others but not their own.

Marcus Tullius Cicero (106-43 BC) Roman orator, statesman, philosopher
Tusculanae disputationes, Book 3, ch. 30

Alt. trans.:
  • "It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the faults of others and to forget his own."
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