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  1. Picture quote by Roy Bennett about changes

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

  2. Picture quote by Sayings about care

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

  3. Picture quote by Arnold Schwarzenegger about success

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

  4. Picture quote by Benjamin Franklin about apology

    Never ruin an apology with an excuse. ⏤ Benjamin Franklin

  5. Picture quote by Sayings about live

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

  6. Picture quote by Robin S. Sharma about fear

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

  7. Picture quote by Sayings about motivational

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

  8. Picture quote about excuse

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

  9. Picture quote by Sayings about happen

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

  10. Picture quote by Tim Fargo about dreams

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

  11. Picture quote by Robert Kiyosaki about success

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

  12. Picture quote about importance

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

  13. Picture quote by Florence Nightingale about success

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

  14. Picture quote by Tim Fargo about motivational

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

  15. Picture quote about wisdom

    Don't ruin an apology with an excuse.

  16. Picture quote by Tim Fargo about excuses

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

  17. Picture quote by Gene Bedley about responsibility

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

  18. 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.

  19. Picture quote by Steve Maraboli about motivational

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

  20. Picture quote by Bobby Umar about positive

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

  21. Picture quote by Younus AlGohar about attitude

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

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Below you can read the best quotes about excuse of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best excuse quotations. Top excuse sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

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

Derek Jeter

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

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

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

Alexander Pope

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

Rudyard Kipling

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

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

Thomas Szasz

Bad excuses are worse than none.

Thomas Fuller

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

William Shakespeare

Don't make excuses, make good.


Apology is only egotism wrong side out.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Excuse me while I kiss the sky.

Jimi Hendrix

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

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

Pope John Paul II

The world used us as an excuse to go mad.

George Harrison

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

A. A. Milne

We excuse our sloth under the pretext of difficulty.


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

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

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

Melvyn Douglas

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

He who excuses himself, accuses himself.

Gabriel Meurier

As a young teenager I looked desperately for things to read that might excuse me or assure me I wasn't the only one, that might confirm an identity I was unhappily piecing together.

Edmund White

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

Nina Simone

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

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

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

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

Ambrose Bierce

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


Better a bad excuse, than none at all.

William Camden

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

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

Yet enthusiasm is no excuse for the historian going off balance. He should remind the reader that outcomes were neither inevitable nor foreordained, but subject to a thousand changes and chances.

Samuel E. Morison

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

Simon Travaglia

We cannot certainly, have any excuse either for taking any thing that belongs to our masters without their leave, or for being unfaithful in their business.

Jupiter Hammon

You know that murder is wicked. If you saw your master kill a man, do you suppose this would be any excuse for you, if you should commit the same crime?

Jupiter Hammon

Terrorism can never be accepted. We must fight it together, with methods that do not compromise our respect for the rule of law and human rights, or are used as an excuse for others to do so.

Anna Lindh

When you have an accident, they will save their own people, and those who have worked with you or with the NGOs are left. Unfortunately, this happens always. It is not an excuse at all.

Boutros Boutros-Ghali

If you really want to do it, you do it. There are no excuses.

Bruce Nauman

And now, excuse me while I interrupt myself.

Murray Walker

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

Dennis Miller

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

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Love's an excuse to get hurt.

Conor Oberst

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

William Blake

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

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

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

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

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

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

Bill Nelson

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

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

Bill Copeland

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

Jimmy Cannon

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

Shirin Ebadi

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

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

John Glover

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

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

Michael Madsen

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

Scott Thompson

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

Henri Rousseau

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

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

Edward Wadsworth

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

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

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

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

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

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

Tommy Chong

I thank you for your kind invitation to introduce me to the president of the Republic. Since I have not been out of my atelier for two months, I have no appropriate costume for this circumstance. Please excuse me.

Camille Claudel

You find me at work; excuse the dust on my blouse. I sculpt my marble myself.

Camille Claudel

The small companies who feel that the majors are a threat, or are predators, will use that as an excuse for their eventual downfall. Don't blame others for your own inadequacies.

Greg Ginn

I can excuse everything but boredom. Boring people don't have to stay that way.

Hedy Lamarr

When the magistrate says 'That's not a good enough reason my man.' He said 'Excuse me, could I ask you? Have you taken an oath of allegiance to the Monarch?'

Anthony Holden

A whim, a passing mood, readily induces the novelist to move hearth and home elsewhere. He can always plead work as an excuse to get him out of the clutches of bothersome hosts.

C. S. Forester

I just noticed recently that in one book after another I seem to find an excuse to find some character who, to put it idiotically simply, is allowed to talk crazy.

Jonathan Lethem

I'm not going to make any excuses. I just went out and stunk it up tonight.

David Wells

A Gorean slave girl in the presence of a free man or woman always kneels, unless excused from doing so.

John Norman

In fact, for all kinds of offenses - and, for no offenses - from murders to misdemeanors, men and women are put to death without judge or jury; so that, although the political excuse was no longer necessary, the wholesale murder of human beings went on just the same.

Ida B. Wells

There is no excuse for this administration shielding information about Iraq and the fact that we have great difficulties there from the American people.

Jay Inslee

People like to let loose at rock concerts and it gives them an excuse to do it in a way that is not destructive to others and not really destructive to the band.

James Young

To me, a sex scene in a movie generally means a gratuitous scene that doesn't serve the story but gives a kind of excuse - we've got these two actors, we want to see them naked, so let's bring in the music and the soft light.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Responsibility finds a way. Irresponsibility makes excuses!

Gene Bedley

Success is not rocket science, your excuses make it complicated.

Dani Johnson

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

Derek Jeter

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

Florence Nightingale

Ninety-nine percent of failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.

George W. Carver

Two wrongs dont make a right, but they make a good excuse

Thomas Stephen Szasz

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

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

Stephen R. Donaldson

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

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

Charles Lederer

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

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

Sarah Palin

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

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

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