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Confession Quotes

Deep in my heart I'm concealing things that I'm longing to say. Scared to confess what I'm feeling - frightened you'll slip away.
Madonna
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Mahatma Gandhi, ,
I claim to be a simple individual liable to err like any other fellow mortal. I own, however, that I have humility enough to confess my errors and to retrace my steps.
Mahatma Gandhi, ,
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Oscar Wilde
Faithfulness is to the emotional life what consistency is to the life of the intellect - simply a confession of failures
Oscar Wilde
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Rita Rudner
Before I met my husband, I'd never fallen in love. I'd stepped in it a few times.
Rita Rudner
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Oscar Wilde
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution
Oscar Wilde
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Oscar Wilde
A man's very highest moment is, I have no doubt at all, when he kneels in the dust, and beats his breast, and tells all the sins of his life.
Oscar Wilde
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If we can prove the state police fabricated a confession to put a man on death row, it will raise serious questions about the legitimacy of other confessions in other cases. So the stake it high.
Peter Neufeld
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This is the most reckless and vicious prosecution that I have ever witnessed. There has been no confession whatsoever.
Andre Grant
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Mahatma Gandhi, ,
Prayer is a confession of one's own unworthiness and weakness
Mahatma Gandhi, ,
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Revenge is a confession of pain
Latin Proverb
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Germaine Greer
Psychoanalysis is the confession without absolution
Germaine Greer
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Gilbert Keith Chesterton,
Psychoanalysis is confession without absolution.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton,
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Edgar Allan Poe
If any ambitious man have a fancy to revolutionize, at one effort, the universal world of human thought, human opinion, and human sentiment, the opportunity is his own -- the road to immortal renown lies straight, open, and unencumbered before him. All that he has to do is to write and publish a very little book. Its title should be simple -- a few plain words -- ''My Heart Laid Bare.'' But -- this little book must be true to its title.
Edgar Allan Poe
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Confessed faults are half-mended.
Scottish Proverb
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Gerald Brenan
We confess our bad qualities to others out of fear of appearing naive or ridiculous by not being aware of them
Gerald Brenan
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William Hazlitt
The confession of our failings is a thankless office. It savors less of sincerity or modesty than of ostentation. It seems as if we thought our weaknesses as good as other people's virtues.
William Hazlitt
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His confession was no confession at all. He confessed to something he really didn't do.
Gerald Word
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In this environment, you get what the government calls a confession.
Edward Wilford
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Anatole France
Nothing spoils a confession like repentance
Anatole France
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But all they want to doIs tie the poem to a chair with ropeAnd torture a confession out of it.They begin beating it with a hoseTo find out what it really means.
William Collins
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William Hazlitt
Modesty is the lowest of the virtues, and is a confession of the deficiency it indicates. He who undervalues himself is justly overvalued by others.
William Hazlitt
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Ludwig Wittgenstein
A confession has to be part of your new life.
Ludwig Wittgenstein
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There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession
Daniel Webster
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I told him we could mount a defense of extreme emotional disturbance but I also told him his confession is extremely damning. His chances for acquittal are extremely remote.
Brian Donohue
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Pete's confession lacked one major thing in Bud's mind: remorse. I spoke to Bud later, and he told me he got the confession he had expected, but not the expression of genuine remorse he had hoped for.
Mike Schmidt
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Mahatma Gandhi, ,
Confession of errors is like a broom which sweeps away the dirt and leaves the surface brighter and clearer. I feel stronger for confession.
Mahatma Gandhi, ,
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Hey, I've got a confession to make. I don't know if you read your mail, but I wrote you a love letter when I was 8.
Amy Grant
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There was no confession from the president, and the investigation of this case does not incriminate the president at all.
Khalil Dulaimi
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There was no confession by the president and all the investigations in this case do not implicate him at all.
Khalil Dulaimi
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Confession is always weakness. The grave soul keeps its own secrets, and takes its own punishment in silence.
Dorothy Dix
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