Excuses Quotes

We have the governor once again using his delay tactics and dog-ate-my-homework excuses for not enforcing (the) law.

James Calvin

You can make all the excuses you want, but if you're not mentally tough and you're not prepared to play every night, you're not going to win.

Larry Joe Bird

Winners make goals, losers make excuses

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I think what's going on in Guantanamo Bay and other places is a disgrace to the U.S.A. I wouldn't say it's the cause of terrorism, but it has given impetus and excuses to potential terrorists to lash out at our country and justify their despicable acts.

Jimmy Carter

It is not difficult to deceive the first time, for the deceived possesses no antibodies; unvaccinated by suspicion, she overlooks lateness, accepts absurd excuses, permits the flimsiest patching to repair great rents in the quotidian.

John Updike

The most obvious and condescending tell-tale sign that manipulation is taking place is that no one takes responsibility for the actions of the administration, itís always some other department who is to blame and never the people who have authority, itís always some nameless foot-soldiers, a ìfew bad apples,î when we all know that such excuses donít hold water, we know who gave the order for soldiers to engage in the abhorrent techniques of torture, we know who told subordinates in the corporation(s) to ìfudge the numbersî and ìbe creative,î we know full well who makes these decisions. President Truman said, ìThe buck stops here,î now the buck effectively floats over many people never stopping anywhere, so thereís no one to blame

Teresa Stover

Don't make excuses, make something incredible happen in your life right now.

Greg Hickman

The real man is one who always finds excuses for others, but never excuses himself.

Henry Ward Beecher

People with integrity do what they say they are going to do. Others have excuses.

Dr. Laura Schlessinger

I never knew a man who was good at making excuses who was good at anything else.

Benjamin Franklin

The real man is one who always finds excuses for others, but never excuses himself.

Henry Ward Beecher

He who excuses himself accuses himself.

Gabriel Meurier

Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.

George Washington Carver

Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.

George Washington Carver

There arenít nearly enough crutches in the world for all the lame excuses.

Marcus Stroup

Don't look for excuses to lose. Look for excuses to win.

Chi Chi Rodriguez

Bad excuses are worse than none.

Thomas Fuller

All requests for leave of absence on account of grandmother's funeral, sore throat, housecleaning, lame back, turning of the ringer, headaches, brain storm, cousin's wedding, general ailments or other legitimate excuses must be made out and handed to the boss not later than 10 a.m. on the morning of the game

Unknown

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.

Unknown

Niney-nine percent of failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.

George W. Carver

Dont' make excuses, make good.

Elbert Hubbard

People with integrity do what they say they are going to do. Others have excuses.

Laura Schlessinger

Several excuses are always less convincing than one.

Aldous Huxley

Excuses are the nails used to build a house of failure.

Don Wilder

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