Guilt Quotes

Let guilty men remember, their black deeds Do lean on crutches made of slender reeds.

John Webster

Where, where for shelter shall the guilty fly, When consternation turns the good man pale?

Edward Young

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

Guilt is anything you did and fear others to know about

Mohammad

It is more dangerous that even a guilty person should be punished without the forms of law than that he should escape.

Thomas Jefferson

We are almost always guilty of the hate we encounter.

Vauvenargues

Whoever blushes confesses guilt, true innocence never feels shame.

Jean Jacques Rousseau

Guilt is the source of sorrows, the avenging fiend that follows us behind with whips and stings.

Nicholas Rowe

It is criminal to steal a purse, daring to steal a fortune, a mark of greatness to steal a crown. The blame diminishes as the guilt increases.

Johann Friedrich Von Schiller

Without the spice of guilt, sin cannot be fully savored.

Alexander Chase

Guilt, on the contrary, like a base thief, suspects every eye that beholds him to be privy to his transgressions, and every tongue that mentions his name to be proclaiming them.

Henry Fielding Amelia

Guilt hath very quick ears to an accusation.

Henry Fielding Amelia

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

Defending the truth is not something one does out of a sense of duty or to allay guilt complexes, but is a reward in itself.

Simone De Beauvoir

I am having so much fun performing, I feel almost guilty. I think, my God, I hope no one comes and busts me for this.

David Crosby

The Power Of Failure: We Get To Decide What It Means

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Updated On : September 08, 2013
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