It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
— George Washington

Psychiatry enables us to correct our faults by confessing our parents' shortcomings.
Laurence J. Peter confess quote

As surely as I am the living God, everyone will kneel before me, and everyone will confess that I am God.
— Jesus Christ

I confess to being a frustrated musician.
— Stella McCartney

The power of fortune is confessed only by the miserable, for the happy impute all their success to prudence or merit.
— Jonathan Swift