Excuses Quotes

We hope these excuses quotes and sayings here remind you that an excuse is just that - an excuse!

"Some people use excuses to not accept responsiblity, others use excuses as a way to justify."
My Excuse For My Excuse   |  

"Most people who haven't reached their potential have a long list of excuses for why they haven't."
Jason Harvey, Achieve Anything In Just One Year: Be Inspired Daily to Live Your Dreams and Accomplish Your Goals
Potential   |  

"You probably know or have known people who always have an excuse, never taking ownership for what they could do to make their situation better. If you know such a person, then you know the frustration of trying to help someone who will not take responsibility."
Dr. Henry Cloud; Dr. John Townsend, It's Not My Fault: The No-Excuse Plan for Overcoming Life's Obstacles
Helping Others   |  

"Excuses are only for those people who are unwilling to find the solution, who find greater solace in the loudness of their complaints rather than in the action they are taking to implement the actions that carry them steadily forward to their achievement. "
Byron Pulsifer, My Excuse For My Excuse
Complaining   |  

"You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life."
A. L. Williams
Happy   |  

Don't make excuses - make good. Elbert Hubbard
"Don't make excuses - make good."
Elbert Hubbard
Good   |  

"Don't do what you'll have to find an excuse for."
Don't We All Want To   |  

"I attribute my success to this - I never gave or took any excuse."
Florence Nightingale
Success   |  

"An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie; for an excuse is a lie guarded."
Alexander Pope
Honesty   |  

"Nothing is impossible; there are ways that lead to everything, and if we had sufficient will we should always have sufficient means. It is often merely for an excuse that we say things are impossible."
Francois La Rochefoucauld
Possibilities   |  

"For many people, an excuse is better than an achievement because an achievement, no matter how great, leaves you having to prove yourself again in the future but an excuse can last for life."
Eric Hoffer
Future   |  

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

He who excuses himself, accuses himself.
Gabriel Meurier
Adjusting Sails   |  

"Uncalled for excuses are practical confessions."
Charles Simmons
Making Mistakes   |  

"There's a difference between interest and commitment. When you're interested in doing something, you do it only when circumstance permit. When you're committed to something, you accept no excuses, only results."
Art Turock
Commitment   |  

"The trick is not how much pain you feel-but how much joy you feel. Any idiot can feel pain. Life is full of excuses to feel pain, excuses not to live, excuses, excuses, excuses."
Erica Jong
Quotes about Life   |  

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