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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Excuses:

Sometimes I wish I had a terrible childhood, so that at least I'd have an excuse.
~ Jimmy Fallon.

The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
~ Benjamin Franklin Quotes.

The best day of your life is the one on which you decide your life is your own. No apologies or excuses. No one to lean on, rely on, or blame. The gift is yours - it is an amazing journey - and you alone are responsible for the quality of it. This is the day your life really begins.
~ Bob Moawad.

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

The person who really wants to do something finds a way; the other person finds an excuse.
~ Author Unknown.

There are always reasons, almost never an excuse.
~ Gary Keith Shawver.

Two wrongs don't make a right, but they make a good excuse.
~ Thomas Szasz, The Second Sin.

Usually, terrible things that are done with the excuse that progress requires them are not really progress at all, but just terrible things.
~ Russell Baker.

We are all manufacturers - some make good, others make trouble, and still others make excuses.
~ Author Unknown.

We excuse our sloth under the pretext of difficulty.
~ Marcus Fabius Quintilian.

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

We have more ability than will power, and it is often an excuse to ourselves that we imagine that things are impossible.
~ François de La Rochefoucauld Quotes.

We weave our excuses around events.
Thin, poor quality cloth of justification
Poor substitutes for the heavy tribal blankets
Once we wove to wrap our children.
~ Phillip Pulfrey, Cloth, Beyond Me.

Whoever wants to be a judge of human nature should study people's excuses.
~ Hebbel.

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.

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