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  1. Picture quote by Sayings about life

    When thinking about life, remember this: no amount of guilt can change the past, and no amount of anxiety can change the future. ⏤ Sayings


  2. Picture quote by Albert Einstein about attitude

    If I were to remain silent, I'd be guilty of complicity. ⏤ Albert Einstein


  3. Picture quote by Voltaire about judgement

    It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one. ⏤ Voltaire


  4. Picture quote about shame

    The difference between shame and guilt is the difference between "I am bad' and "I did something bad".


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How unhappy is he who cannot forgive himself.

Publilius Syrus

No work or love will flourish out of guilt, fear, or hollowness of heart, just as no valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.

Alan Watts

Every man is guilty of all the good he didn't do.

Voltaire

He who is present at a wrongdoing and does not lift a hand to prevent it, is as guilty as the wrongdoers.

American Indian Proverbs

The worst guilt is to accept an unearned guilt.

Ayn Rand

We forget our guilt when we have confessed it to another, but the other does not usually forget it.

Friedrich Nietzsche

True guilt is guilt at the obligation one owes to oneself to be oneself. False guilt is guilt felt at not being what other people feel one ought to be or assume that one is.

R. D. Laing

He who flees judgment confesses his guilt.

Anonymous

Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.

Coco Chanel

Guilt: the gift that keeps on giving.

Erma Bombeck

Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.

Voltaire

Whoever blushes confesses guilt, true innocence never feels shame.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

I feel like I want to take care of everyone and I also feel this terrible guilt if I am unable to. And I have felt this way ever since all this success started.

Jim Carrey

It is better that ten guilty escape than one innocent suffer.

William Blackstone

He declares himself guilty who justifies himself before accusation.

Proverbs

It is criminal to steal a purse, daring to steal a fortune, a mark of greatness to steal a crown. The blame diminishes as the guilt increases.

Friedrich Schiller

For every man who lives without freedom, the rest of us must face the guilt.

Lillian Hellman

What is guilt? Guilt is the pledge drive constantly hammering in our heads that keeps us from fully enjoying the show. Guilt is the reason they put the articles in Playboy.

Dennis Miller

Punishment closely follows guilt as its companion.

Horace

Guilt is the price we pay willingly for doing what we are going to do anyway.

Isabelle Holland

There is no calamity greater than lavish desires. There is no greater guilt than discontentment. And there is not greater disaster than greed.

Lao Tzu

I think every parent, every generation has wanted their children to do better and have a higher standard of living. But I think there's too much guilt.

Phil McGraw

The guilty think all talk is of themselves.

Chaucer

He that is conscious of guilt cannot bear the innocence of others: So they will try to reduce all others to their own level.

Charles James Fox

'm really proud of it. To me, it's a movie about character behavior and the pecking order of the pack, as well as the central character's massive survival guilt.

Dwight Yoakam

Hard though it may be to accept, remember that guilt is sometimes a friendly internal voice reminding you that you're messing up.

Marge Kennedy

If the soul is left in darkness, sins will be committed. The guilty one is not he who commits the sin, but he who causes the darkness.

Victor Hugo

Seek to make a person blush for their guilt rather than shed their blood.

Tacitus

Вино́ вину́ твори́т.

Russian Proverbs

If all the world hated you, and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved you, and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends.

Charlotte Bronte

The extent of one man's guilt may be defined by how much of it is experienced by the party he injured.

Ryszard Kapuscinski

I'm not doing my philanthropic work, out of any kind of guilt, or any need to create good public relations. I'm doing it because I can afford to do it, and I believe in it.

George Soros

Repentant tears wash out the stain of guilt.

Augustine of Hippo

I'm a bit of a worrier, to an extreme. I'll crack a joke, then worry if I've offended someone - even when they're laughing. I have a guilt complex, always worrying.

Sophia Bush

I don't have any gnawing guilt over contributing to any unhappiness suffered by my husbands. They were as much to blame as I was.

Hedy Lamarr

Allowing children to show their guilt, show their grief, show their anger, takes the sting out of the situation.

Martha Beck

It is more dangerous that even a guilty person should be punished without the forms of law than that he should escape.

Thomas Jefferson

Forbear to lay the guilt of a few on the many.

Ovid

Where the guilt is doubtful, a presumption of innocence should in general be admitted.

Junius

Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind; the thief does fear each bush an officer.

William Shakespeare

A thousand years will pass and the guilt of Germany will not be erased.

Hans Frank

How extraordinary it is that one feels most guilt about the sins one is unable to commit.

V. S. Pritchett

Defending the truth is not something one does out of a sense of duty or to allay guilt complexes, but is a reward in itself.

Simone de Beauvoir

Unfortunately, when someone asks me for a favor, I can't say no. Because of my upbringing - my Catholic guilt - if I don't do it, it plagues me.

Bradley Cooper

Nothing is more wretched than the mind of a man conscious of guilt.

Plautus

Merciful death! How you love your precious guilt.

Anne Rice

I find that people... very few people think that what they're doing is bad, and usually the people who think what they're doing is bad it has more to do with guilt.

Jon Favreau

My mother should have been Jewish. She could have taught a class on how to induce guilt.

Lorna Luft

The action carries a sense of incompleteness and frustration, but not of guilt. Victorious living does not mean perfect living in the sense of living without flaw, but it does mean adequate living, and that can be consistent with many mistakes.

E. Stanley Jones

I suffer from Irish-Catholic guilt. Guilt is a good reality check. It keeps that 'do what makes you happy' thing in check.

Edward Burns

The more sinful and guilty a person tends to feel, the less chance there is that he will be a happy, healthy, or law-abiding citizen. He will become a compulsive wrong-doer.

Albert Ellis

Motherhood has been an exercise in guilt.

Felicity Huffman

How blunt are all the arrows of thy quiver in comparison with those of guilt.

Robert Blair

Loomis has always felt himself responsible for the fact that he did not stop Michael when he first murdered his sister, and so he's got that guilt to live with.

Donald Pleasence

My doctrine is this, that if we see cruelty or wrong that we have the power to stop, and do nothing, we make ourselves sharers in the guilt.

Anna Sewell

Food, love, career, and mothers, the four major guilt groups.

Cathy Guisewite

I was living a complete lie. But unfortunately, guilt doesn't make you stop.

Jodi Sweetin

All religions remind us that actions have consequences for which guilt can and must be acknowledged, forgiveness humbly begged, reconciliation sought.

Kenneth L. Woodward

Americans worship creativity the way they worship physical beauty - as a way of enjoying elitism without guilt: God did it.

Florence King

There's Catholic guilt about things, then there's the guilt of being the youngest of 10, so when nice things happen to you, you're not really allowed to enjoy them.

Jack White

If you commit a crime, you're guilty.

Rush Limbaugh

Guilt: punishing yourself before God doesn't.

Alan Cohen

I am having so much fun performing, I feel almost guilty. I think, my God, I hope no one comes and busts me for this.

David Crosby

Life without industry is guilt. Industry without Art is Brutality.

John Ruskin

If the guilt of sin is so great that nothing can satisfy it but the blood of Jesus; and the filth of sin is so great that nothing can fetch out the stain thereof but the blood of Jesus, how great, how heinous, how sinful must the evil of sin be.

William Throsby Bridges

I wanted to show a normal young girl whose only difference was that she behaved in the way a boy might, without any sense of guilt on a moral or sexual level.

Roger Vadim

'Project Runway' was my guilty pleasure while my son was napping or nursing.

Debra Messing

It's great to be recognized when I'm looking for a table at a crowded restaurant, but I still don't put it to best use. I'm such a lump. I won't cut the line. It's my Catholic guilt. I gotta get used to it.

Christopher Meloni

The first day I walked into prison, and he slammed that door, I knew the magnitude of the decision that I made, and the poor judgment, and what I allowed to happen to the animals. And, you know, it's no way of explaining the hurt and the guilt that I felt. And that was the reason I cried so many nights.

Michael Vick

What matters to me is my own estimation, and I'm very tough on myself. I need to be proud of what I've done and I work hard for it. I had a very Christian upbringing... lots of guilt. A good thing, It keeps you sane.

Jean Dujardin

I would feel so guilty about lying that I would try to stress myself out and work up a headache so I wouldn't have the guilt of not having a bit of the symptom.

Justin Long

I get anxious. That lovely Jewish guilt that comes with ancestry.

Maya Rudolph

The enormous success of 2009's 'The Blind Side,' in which Sandra Bullock makes a black teenager one of the family, demonstrates that America isn't post-racial. It is thoroughly mired in race - the myths that surround it, the guilt it inspires, the discomfort it causes, the struggle to transcend it.

Wesley Morris

I came up from growing up with a lot of Catholic guilt, a lot of punk rock, hipster guilt in the later years where I think people have thrown a lot of things on me. Where I always felt like I'm not supposed to tell the horn section what to play or I don't want to come off egotistical.

Jack White

You're guilty until proven innocent. Perception is reality, that's the way that it is in this world.

Chris Webber

Punishment is now unfashionable... because it creates moral distinctions among men, which, to the democratic mind, are odious. We prefer a meaningless collective guilt to a meaningful individual responsibility.

Thomas Szasz

And there isn't any way that one can get rid of the guilt of having a nice body by saying that one can serve society with it, because that would end up with oneself as what? There simply doesn't seem to be any moral place for flesh.

Margaret Drabble

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

I have never smuggled anything in my life. Why, then, do I feel an uneasy sense of guilt on approaching a customs barrier?

John Steinbeck

You will put on a dress of guilt and shoes with broken high ideals.

Roger McGough

But I think I can sincerely declare that I cheerfully submit myself to every odious name for conscience' sake; and from my soul I despise all those whose guilt, malice, or folly has made them my foes.

James Otis

I had concluded when I was the prosecutor that I would vote against the death penalty if I were in the legislature but that I could ask for it when I was satisfied as to guilt.

Janet Reno

You have a good heart and you think the good thing is to be guilty and kind but it's not always kind to be gentle and soft, there's a genuine violence softness and kindness visit on people. Sometimes self-interested is the most generous thing you can be.

Tony Kushner

The guilt of newborns is immense.

Georg Trakl

A god implants in mortal guilt whenever he wants utterly to confound a house.

Aeschylus

I don't believe in collective guilt, but I do believe in collective responsibility.

Audrey Hepburn

He incurs a fearful amount of guilt who in the least promotes the aim of the Evil One by trampling upon a tender conscience in a child.

Charles Spurgeon

We all feel the urge to condemn ourselves out of guilt, to blame others for our misfortunes and to fantasize about total disaster.

Deepak Chopra

I was tormented with guilt for years and years. In fact, it was so bad that if I didn't feel wrong, I didn't feel right!

Joyce Meyer

Now, I don't want to get off on a rant here, but guilt is simply God's way of letting you know that you're having too good a time.

Dennis Miller

Canon law itself says for one case of guilt, a priest can be dismissed from the clerical state. One.

Roger Mahony

Glory, built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt.

William Cowper

I don't believe in guilt, I believe in living on impulse as long as you never intentionally hurt another person, and don't judge people in your life. I think you should live completely free.

Angelina Jolie

Guilt for being rich, and guilt thinking that perhaps love and peace isn't enough and you have to go and get shot or something.

John Lennon

Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.

John Adams

Skating takes up 70 percent of my time, school about 25 percent. Having fun and talking to my friends, 5 percent. It's hard. I envy other kids a lot of things, but I get a guilt trip when I'm not training.

Michelle Kwan

I have been guilty of wrong thinking.

Anne Hutchinson

Chronic remorse, as all the moralists are agreed, is a most undesirable sentiment. If you have behaved badly, repent, make what amends you can and address yourself to the task of behaving better next time. On no account brood over your wrongdoing. Rolling in the muck is not the best way of getting clean.

Aldous Huxley

Fear is the tax that conscience pays to guilt.

George Sewell

Care should be taken that the punishment does not exceed the guilt; and also that some men do not suffer for offenses for which others are not even indicted.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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