Excuses Quotes SMS Collection

Excuses are the tools with which persons

Excuses are the tools with which persons with no purpose in view build for themselves great monuments of nothing.  ~Steven Grayhm

There is no such thing as a

There is no such thing as a list of reasons.  There is either one sufficient reason or a list of excuses.  ~Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com

Dont do what youll have to find

Don’t do what you’ll have to find an excuse for.  ~Proverb

A man can fail many times but

A man can fail many times, but he isn’t a failure until he begins to blame somebody else.  ~John Burroughs

The person who really wants to do

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

Bad excuses are worse than none thomas

Bad excuses are worse than none.  ~Thomas Fuller

It is wise to direct your anger

It is wise to direct your anger towards problems – not people, to focus your energies on answers – not excuses.  ~William Arthur Ward

He who excuses himself accuses himself gabriel

He who excuses himself accuses himself.  ~Gabriel Meurier, Trésor des sentences

We excuse our sloth under the pretext

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

Every vice has its excuse ready publilius

Every vice has its excuse ready.  ~Publilius Syrus

One of the most important tasks a

One of the most important tasks of a manager is to eliminate his people’s excuses for failure.  ~Robert Townsend

Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard

Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anyone else expects of you.  Never excuse yourself.  ~Henry Ward Beecher

Justifying a fault doubles it french proverb

Justifying a fault doubles it.  ~French Proverb

Bad men excuse their faults good abandon

Bad men excuse their faults; good men abandon them.  ~Author Unknown

Excuses are the nails used to build

Excuses are the nails used to build a house of failure.  ~Don Wilder and Bill Rechin

We weave our excuses around events thin

We weave our excuses around events. Thin, poor quality cloth of justification Poor substitutes for the heavy tribal blankets Once we wove to wrap

Pessimism is an excuse for not trying

Pessimism is an excuse for not trying and a guarantee to a personal failure.  ~Bill Clinton

It is better to offer no excuse

It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.  ~George Washington

Two wrongs dont make a right but

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

Maybe you dont like your job maybe

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

An excuse is a skin of reason

An excuse is a skin of a reason stuffed with a lie.  ~Billy Sunday

The absent are never without fault nor

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

Sometimes i wish had a terrible childhood

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