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Picture quote by Roy Bennett about changes

Maturity is when you stop complaining and making excuses, and start making changes. ⏤ Roy Bennett

Picture quote by Sayings about care

When someone truly cares about you, they make an effort, not an excuse. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Arnold Schwarzenegger about success

You can have results or excuses. Not both. ⏤ Arnold Schwarzenegger

Picture quote by Benjamin Franklin about apology

Never ruin an apology with an excuse. ⏤ Benjamin Franklin

Picture quote by Sayings about live

Live with no excuses and love with no regrets. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Robin S. Sharma about fear

Your excuses are just the lies your fears have sold you. ⏤ Robin S. Sharma

Picture quote about excuse

If it is important to you, you will find a way. If not, you'll find an excuse

Picture quote by Sayings about motivational

Excuses don't construct monuments. Action does. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Sayings about happen

Make it happen now, not tomorrow. Tomorrow is a loser's excuse. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Tim Fargo about dreams

Excuses are the rocks where our dreams are crushed. ⏤ Tim Fargo

Picture quote by Florence Nightingale about success

I attribute my success to this I never gave or took any excuse. ⏤ Florence Nightingale

Picture quote by Robert Kiyosaki about success

If you want to be rich... Don't allow yourself the luxury of excuses. ⏤ Robert Kiyosaki

Picture quote about importance

If it is important to you, you will find a way. If not you'll find an excuse.

Picture quote by Tim Fargo about motivational

Motivation is the weapon you use to eliminate your excuses. ⏤ Tim Fargo

Picture quote about wisdom

Don't ruin an apology with an excuse.

Picture quote by Tim Fargo about excuses

Excuses are rocks where our dreams are crushed. ⏤ Tim Fargo

Picture quote by Gene Bedley about responsibility

Responsibility finds a way. Irresponsibility makes excuses! ⏤ Gene Bedley

Picture quote about interest

There's a difference between interest and commitment. When you're interested in doing something, you do it only when it's convenient. When you're committed to something, you accept no excuses, only results.

Picture quote by Steve Maraboli about motivational

Excuses are a time thief. Have a goal, accept responsibility and take action! ⏤ Steve Maraboli

Picture quote by Younus AlGohar about attitude

Don't find an excuse to be rude just because somebody is rude to you. ⏤ Younus AlGohar

Picture quote by Bobby Umar about positive

You'll either find an excuse or you'll find a way. ⏤ Bobby Umar

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There may be people that have more talent than you,but theres no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do.

Derek Jeter, athlete

If you don't want to do something, one excuse is as good as another.

Yiddish Proverbs,

If you really want to do something, you'll find a way. If you don't, you'll find an excuse.

Jim Rohn, businessman

The girl who can't dance says the band can't play.

Yiddish Proverbs,

He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.

Benjamin Franklin, president

An excuse is worse than a lie, for an excuse is a lie, guarded.

Alexander Pope, poet

We have forty million reasons for failure, but not a single excuse.

Rudyard Kipling, writer

The concept of the "good ol' days" must be one of our society's biggest delusions, top reasons for depression, as well as most often used excuse for lack of success.

Bo Bennett, entrepreneur

Two wrongs don't make a right, but they make a good excuse.

Thomas Szasz, psychologist

Bad excuses are worse than none.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

Don't make excuses, make good.


And oftentimes excusing of a fault does make the fault the worse by the excuse.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Apology is only egotism wrong side out.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie, for an excuse is a lie guarded.

Pope John Paul II, clergyman

Excuse me while I kiss the sky.

Jimi Hendrix, musician

The world used us as an excuse to go mad.

George Harrison, musician

We excuse our sloth under the pretext of difficulty.

Quintilian, educator

Using the power of decision gives you the capacity to get past any excuse to change any and every part of your life in an instant.

Tony Robbins, author

An excuse becomes an obstacle in your journey to success when it is made in place of your best effort or when it is used as the object of the blame.

Bo Bennett, entrepreneur

No doubt Jack the Ripper excused himself on the grounds that it was human nature.

A. A. Milne, author

Religions that teach brotherly love have been used as an excuse for persecution, and our profoundest scientific insight is made into a means of mass destruction.

Bertrand Russell, philosopher

He who excuses himself, accuses himself.

Gabriel Meurier,

Don't make excuses and Don't talk about it. Do it.

Melvyn Douglas, actor

There's no excuse for the young people not knowing who the heroes and heroines are or were.

Nina Simone, musician

Better a bad excuse, than none at all.

William Camden, historian

God's only excuse is that he does not exist.

Stendhal, writer

Maybe you don't like your job, maybe you didn't get enough sleep, well nobody likes their job, nobody got enough sleep. Maybe you just had the worst day of your life, but you know, there's no escape, there's no excuse, so just suck up and be nice.

Ani DiFranco, musician

Destiny: A tyrant's authority for crime and a fool's excuse for failure.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

I was really excited to get to shave my head - it's something I'd wanted to do for a while and now I had a good excuse. It was nice to shed that level of vanity.

Natalie Portman, actress

Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.

Richard Dawkins, scientist

If it is important to you, you will find a way. If not, you’ll find an excuse.

Ryan Blair,

I am favor of cutting taxes under any circumstances and for any excuse, for any reason, whenever it's possible.

Milton Friedman, economist

I respect my limitations, but I don't use them as an excuse.

Stephen R. Donaldson, writer

The process of putting the DVD and the CD together was great fun, because it provided a good excuse for the four of us to make time to get together again. I am especially pleased with the end result of these two projects.

Dave Blood, musician

Knowledge is more important than life. We've only one excuse for existing, to think, to find out, to learn.

Charles Lederer, director

We need to get some people in here. There's no passion out there. There's always an excuse. Nobody wants to step up and be a pro.

Jeff Malone, athlete

The fact that drilling won't solve every problem is no excuse to do nothing at all.

Sarah Palin, politician

And what does reward virtue? You think the communist commissar rewards virtue? You think a Hitler rewards virtue? You think, excuse me, if you'll pardon me, American presidents reward virtue? Do they choose their appointees on the basis of the virtue of the people appointed or on the basis of their political clout?

Milton Friedman, economist

The financial crisis should not become an excuse to raise taxes, which would only undermine the economic growth required to regain our strength.

George W. Bush, president

I didn't do drugs. It wasn't my thing. But the drink was terrible. Today when I look back, it's like I was another person. You could call it a coping mechanism, but that would be an excuse. I just drank too much.

Gary Oldman, actor

Some bloke came up to me in Tesco a couple of years ago at 11:30 pm and said: 'Excuse me, would you mind telling my son here that you're Uncle Vernon?' I said: 'Get a grip. It's 11:30 at night - what's he doing out of bed? I'm not here to entertain people at this time of night.

Richard Griffiths, actor

There's no excuse, it's just an opportunity that presented in a limited way and that happened and as soon as the press rang me I didn't deny it I just said 'that's it' and I had to go home and explain it.

John Prescott, politician

Well, I work out three to four times a week, in a gym, which - thank God - is right in my building here in New York City. It's in the Reebok building, and it's got every kind of weightlifting equipment you can imagine, spread out over six floors, plus basketball courts and everything else. And because it's right in the building, there's no excuse.

Regis Philbin, entertainer

You can take what is handed to you and use it as an excuse to mess up. But I've always handled what was given to me by life. I consider myself lucky. I was never lied to. And I was loved.

Leighton Meester, actress

I collect watches because I'm always late, and I need to know exactly how late I'm going to be - in order to come up with a good excuse.

Colin Hanks, actor

I'm really shy with my acting when it's off, because the camera gives me an excuse to be in character, whereas otherwise I would just feel like an idiot.

Brendan Fehr, actor

There's no excuse for fur in this day and age.

Stella McCartney, designer

It's very easy to fool yourself that you're working, you know, when you're really not working very hard. I mean, I'm very lazy. So for me, I would always have an excuse, you know, to go - quit early, go to a museum, you know. So I do everything I can to make myself remember this is a job. I keep a schedule.

Robert Caro, writer

A lot of times in sport if you try to tell the truth it seems like an excuse.

Sanya Richards-Ross, athlete

I don't get high, but sometimes I wish I did. That way, when I messed up in life I would have an excuse. But right now there's no rehab for stupidity.

Chris Rock, comedian

The only man who is really free is the one who can turn down an invitation to dinner without giving an excuse.

Jules Renard, dramatist

Man has no right to kill his brother. It is no excuse that he does so in uniform: he only adds the infamy of servitude to the crime of murder.

Percy Bysshe Shelley, poet

Being a woman is of special interest only to aspiring male transsexuals. To actual women, it is simply a good excuse not to play football.

Fran Lebowitz, journalist

I will be as harsh as truth, and uncompromising as justice... I am in earnest, I will not equivocate, I will not excuse, I will not retreat a single inch, and I will be heard.

William Lloyd Garrison, journalist

It's a great excuse and luxury, having a job and blaming it for your inability to do your own art. When you don't have to work, you are left with the horror of facing your own lack of imagination and your own emptiness. A devastating possibility when finally time is your own.

Julian Schnabel, artist

Scrooge pushed past Mary number 1 and Joseph number 2 in the wings without so much as an "excuse me". Typical.

William E. Geist,

Difficulty is the excuse history never accepts.

Edward R. Murrow, journalist

Love feels no burden, thinks nothing of trouble, attempts what is above its strength, pleads no excuse of impossibility; for it thinks all things lawful for itself, and all things possible.

Thomas a Kempis,

When we forgive evil we do not excuse it, we do not tolerate it, we do not smother it. We look the evil full in the face, call it what it is, let its horror shock and stun and enrage us, and only then do we forgive it.

Lewis B. Smedes,

Excuse my scribbling, it is late, and I have a poor candle.

Henri Rousseau, artist

Bacchus, n.: A convenient deity invented by the ancients as an excuse for getting drunk.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

Any excuse will serve a tyrant.

Aesop, author

Where all are guilty, no one is; confessions of collective guilt are the best possible safeguard against the discovery of culprits, and the very magnitude of the crime the best excuse for doing nothing.

Hannah Arendt, historian

There may be people that have more talent than you,but theres no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do.

Derek Jeter, athlete

Protecting the rights of even the least individual among us is basically the only excuse the government has for even existing.

Ronald Reagan, president

I write my plays to create an excuse for full-tilt acting and performing.

Eric Bogosian, actor

I wanted to show that crime doesn't pay. If you are saved and accept the Lord, you cannot use that as an excuse to avoid punishment.

Robert Duvall, actor

From a moral point of view, there is no excuse for terrorist acts, regardless of the motive or the situation under which they are carried out.

Jurgen Habermas, philosopher

Names are what people sometimes use to excuse their thoughts and actions towards you.

Simon Travaglia, author

And now, excuse me while I interrupt myself.

Murray Walker, entertainer

Born again?! No, I'm not. Excuse me for getting it right the first time.

Dennis Miller, comedian

A state of war only serves as an excuse for domestic tyranny.

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, author

Love's an excuse to get hurt.

Conor Oberst, musician

Christ's crucifix shall be made an excuse for executing criminals.

William Blake, poet

Everybody in Hollywood was in Around the World in 80 Days. If you weren't, you left town and made up an excuse.

Cesar Romero, actor

Your letter of excuses has arrived. I receive the letter but do not admit the excuses except in courtesy, as when a man treads on your toes and begs your pardon -- the pardon is granted, but the joint aches, especially if there is a corn upon it.

Lord Byron, poet

To offer the complexities of life as an excuse for not addressing oneself to the simpler, more manageable (trivial) aspects of daily existence is a perversity often indulged in by artists, husbands, intellectuals -- and critics of the Women's Movement.

Barbara Grizzuti Harrison, writer

It is good rule in life to never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.

P. G. [Sir Pelham Grenville] Wodehouse,

I am in earnest - I will not equivocate - I will not excuse - I will not retreat a single inch - and I will be heard!

William Lloyd Garrison, journalist

The liberals in the House strongly resemble liberals I have known through the last two decades in the civil rights conflict. When it comes time to show on which side they will be counted, they excuse themselves.

Shirley Chisholm, politician

There's no excuse for skimping on national defense when the country is at war.

Bill Nelson, politician

The President has once again failed us. Millions of Americans are at risk of going without the flu vaccine this year because the administration failed to act proactively to ensure an adequate supply. There is simply no excuse for this.

Jon Corzine, politician

How strange to use "You only live once" as an excuse to throw it away.

Bill Copeland, athlete

Fishing, with me, has always been an excuse to drink in the daytime.

Jimmy Cannon, journalist

The idea of cultural relativism is nothing but an excuse to violate human rights.

Shirin Ebadi, lawyer

There are a lot of young players here right now, and these guys are going to eventually learn as they go. Next year we can't use that as an excuse that we had so many young players on the team.

Jerry Rice, athlete

Putting your hands in the earth is very grounding, if you'll excuse the pun.

John Glover, actor

It will never do to plead sin as an excuse for sin, or to attempt to justify sinful acts by pleading that we have an evil heart. This instead of being a valid apology, is the very ground of our condemnation.

Archibald Alexander, clergyman

Kids are a great excuse for you to stop acting like one.

Michael Madsen, actor

In France, everyone speaks French 'cause they think it's cool. Gives 'em, gives 'em an excuse to smoke.

Scott Thompson, comedian

There are new words now that excuse everybody. Give me the good old days of heroes and villains, the people you can bravo or hiss. There was a truth to them that all the slick credulity of today cannot touch.

Bette Davis, actress

The fact that a player is very short of time is, to my mind, as little to be considered an excuse as, for instance, the statement of the law-breaker that he was drunk at the time he committed the crime.

Alexander Alekhine, celebrity

Excuse me for harrowing you with this picture of war. But I am very full of it at present.

Edward Wadsworth, artist

I think you have to remember that Americans saw their purpose as so innately good that they could excuse the pain they would inflict on others to carry out those purposes. Because the purposes were so good, they would justify this pain we were inflicting on other people.

Neil Sheehan, journalist

What has happened at Guantanamo Bay... does not represent the will of the American people. I'm embarrassed about it, I think its wrong. I think it does give terrorists an unwarranted excuse to use the despicable means to hurt innocent people.

Jimmy Carter, president

I think there's no excuse for the American poetry reader not knowing a good deal about what is going on in the rest of the world.

James Laughlin, poet

He 's ruthless only because of his ideals. Unfortunately he doesn't succeed. The thing fails and gets out of hand and takes charge of him. Idealism is the only excuse he could have and it's a great excuse.

Terence Fisher, director

My biggest excuse to others and myself was that I had writer's block, as if it was some kind of illness.

Mary Garden,

However, don't let perfectionism become an excuse for never getting started.

Marilu Henner, actress

Any excuse to live in New York and do art. Has to be one of the most rewarding experiences in the world.

Tommy Chong, actor

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