Guilt Quotes

One who condones evils is just as guilty as the one who perpetrates it.

Martin Luther King Jr

From the body of one guilty deed a thousand ghostly fears and haunting thoughts proceed.

William Wordsworth

Innocence is the weakest defense. Innocence has a single voice that can only say over and over again, "I didn't do it." Guilt has a thousand voices, all of them lies.

Leonand F. Peltier

One who condones evils is just as guilty as the one who perpetrates it.

Martin Luther King Jr

Guilt soon learns to lie.

Mary Elizabeth Braddon

God hath yoked to guilt her pale tormentor,--misery.

William Cullen Bryant

Thou need'st not answer; thy confession speaks, Already redd'ning in thy guilty cheeks.

Lord Byron

To what gulfs A single deviation from the track Of human duties leads even those who claim The homage of mankind as their born due, And find it, till they forfeit it themselves!

Lord Byron

Fraud and falsehood are his weak and treacherous allies; and he lurks trembling in the dark, dreading every ray of light, lest it should discover him, and give him up to shame and punishment.

Henry Fielding

They whose guilt within their bosom lies, imagine every eye beholds their blame.

William Shakespeare

When guilt is in its blush of infancy, it trembles in a tenderness of shame; and the first eye that pierces through the veil that hides the secret brings it to the face

Thomas Southerne

He that is conscious of guilt cannot bear the innocence of others: So they will try to reduce all others to their own level.

Charles James Fox

If all the world hated you, and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved you, and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends

Charlotte Bronte Jane Eyre

The more sinful and guilty a person tends to feel, the less chance there is that he will be a happy, healthy, or law-abiding citizen. He will become a compulsive wrong-doer.

Dr. Albert Ellis

I've been accused of every death except the casualty list of the World War.

Alphonse Gabriel Capone

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Updated On : September 08, 2013
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