Apology Quotes, Sayings about apologizing - Page 2

You can make up a quarrel, but it will always show where it was patched.
– Edgar Watson Howe

An apology is the superglue of life. It can repair just about anything.
– Lynn Johnston

Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.
– Paul Boese

It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.
– William Blake

True friends stab you in the front.
– Oscar Wilde

Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
– Kimberly Johnson

Forgiveness is the sweetest revenge.
– Isaac Friedmann

I can make no apologies for following my heart.
– Gavin Rossdale

A businessman is the only man who is forever apologizing for his occupation.
– Gilbert K. Chesterton

I am very conscious that I am not wise at all.
– Socrates

Friends are God’s apology for relations.
– Hugh Kingsmill

An apology for the devil it must be remembered that we have heard one side of the case. God has written all the books.
– Samuel Butler

Our systems, perhaps, are nothing more than an unconscious apology for our faults, a gigantic scaffolding whose object is to hide from us our favorite sin.
– Henri Frederic Amiel

The minute a phrase, becomes current, it becomes an apology for not thinking accurately to the end of the sentence.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

The best apology against false accusers is silence and sufferance, and honest deeds set against dishonest words.
– John Milton

An apology? Bah! Disgusting! Cowardly! Beneath the dignity of any gentleman, however wrong he might be.
– Steve Martin

It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
– P.G. Wodehouse

When you realize you’ve made a mistake, make amends immediately. It’s easier to eat crow while it’s still warm.
– Dan Heist

Apologizing – a very desperate habit – one that is rarely cured. Apology is only egotism wrong side out.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

If Bush said just once: ‘Boy. I hope you accept my apology as a country,’ or showed some humanity.
– Burt Bacharach