Best 436 of Excuse quotes - MyQuotes
Excuses are the words coming from the loser in you.
I tried--I swear I tried. But you didn't want to hear what I was saying, and I used that as an excuse to let it go on.
A state of war only serves as an excuse for domestic tyranny.
Excuse me, I said. I thought you were a trout stream. I'm not, she said.
A loser is someone who makes excuses and alibis and blames everyone else for their losses and failures.
Stephen R. Donaldson
I respect my limitations, but I don't use them as an excuse.
J. William Fulbright
The Soviet Union has indeed been our greatest menace - not so much because of what it has done, but because of the excuses it has provided us for our own failures.
To Be Raised Without An Earthly Father Is Never An Excuse Not To Discover Purpose
God my Creator said, 'Go and make disciples.' So I don't want to sit and make excuses.
Really, when I think it over, literature has only one excuse for existing; it saves the person who makes it from the disgustingness of life.
You know, they say when someone keeps making excuses to say your name it means they like you.
As a global society, we do not have to agree, endorse or condone the lifestyle choices of others. However, history has taught us that we equally cannot and should not excuse those who would hide behind religion or misuse God's word to justify bigotry and persecution.
We sometimes hide our inability, impatience, or laziness behind the pretext of being realistic.
The Lord does not forgive excuses, He forgives sin.
You can have results or excuses. Not both.
Human reason can excuse any evil.
Bad news is just an excuse.
Excuse me," she said politely. "But you can't have him. Not yet. He's going to come back with me.
We must exchange the philosophy of excuse - what I am is beyond my control for the philosophy of responsibility.
How his hatred seethed in search of a justifiable excuse.
We have a costume closet at home. My family will put on a costume for any excuse.
Excuses are used to justify leaving the scene of truth without changing.
Pity that consequences are determined not by excuses but by actions!
Guilt is often an excuse for not thinking.
I’m not fit to occupy space. Excuse me for living.
Adult don't know what they say and what they mean once that... other moment something else... it's okay for the kids... they grown they still don't know a lot of stuff but they have excuse! - BUt what's the adult... excuse?!
Left alone with the dial tone...excuse me, operator, why is no one listening?
Cynicism is just an excuse for not helping.
There's no excuse to hit a woman... Ever. Not even in a movie role, because you might really like it. And then what?
Obsession is a young man's game, and my only excuse is that I never grew old.
Start making excuses and there's no end to it. I can't live that kind of life.
Excuse me, but I’ve been to some of the toughest zones in the galaxy to get my targets. And I have never once gone after a target and failed. Ever. (Shahara) Yeah, but you’ve never been chased before. It’s a lot harder to be the prey than it is to be the predator. (Syn)
You are not made of metaphors, Not apologies, not excuses.
R. D. Ronald
The best writers tend to look the roughest in photos. At least that's the excuse I use for why I look so bad in mine.
Potential is an excuse to procrastinate; Ambition is a means to thrive.
There are no excuses. There are no good reasons.
There is another consequence of any belief in a single god, and that is that it is a very good excuse for people to behave very badly.
Good taste is the excuse I've always given for leading such a bad life
Besides, Southerners are hospitable. They'll probably offer me lemonade." Excuse me? You're going to sit on a porch and drink lemonade while I plow a swamp with a goat's horn?" Yes, ma'am. And I aim to wear my seamless shirt while you do it.
If you will excuse me, your coat lapels are badly twisted downward, where they have been grasped by the pertinacious New York reporters.
An excuse is a polite rejection. Men are not afraid of 'ruining the friendship.
Living in England has no such excuse: These are my customs and establishments.
Patience is a virtue. (Tee) Excuse me, pot, could you not pick on the kettle? (Joe)
The shelter of excuses has a leaky roof.
Why am I obsessed with the idea I can justify myself by getting manuscripts published? Is it an escape-an excuse for any social failure-so I can say "No, I don't go out for many extracurricular activities, but I spend a lot of time writing.
Raise $500 for a thing you care about because you actually get the experience of taking an idea and actually doing it. There are fewer and fewer excuses not to.
I'm not really in the excuse business.
Excuses are like rear ends. Everybody has one and they stink.
Don't bother explaining—I've heard all the excuses and the trouble is most of them are true.
Win without boasting. Lose without excuse.