I view his error as insignificant.
There is no need to be ashamed of confessing one's mistakes.
He openly confessed his faults.
Many young men tend to commit the same errors.
She showed her regret over the serious mistake.
I blamed him for his fault.
We have to put right what we have done wrong.
He is second to none when it comes to finding fault with others.
My past indiscretions are coming back to haunt me.
He realizes that public officials are human, and that as human beings they are capable of misjudgement.