228 Total Quotes

Excuse Quotes

Mark Twain
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living; the world owes you nothing; it was here first
Mark Twain
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I think investors were looking for an excuse to take some profits after a blisteringly good pace in November. Higher energy prices near term, and the continuing battle in Washington over the course of the Iraq war have provided sufficient reason for investors to take a little profit.
Joseph Battipaglia
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Oscar Wilde
Good taste is the excuse I've always given for leading such a bad life
Oscar Wilde
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If that's your only excuse -- that your CFO was running rampant -- then that's negligence.
David Holland
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No doubt Jack the Ripper excused himself on the grounds that it was human nature.
A. Milne
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We haven't seen live pitching in a while, not (seen) any game situations. But no excuses.
Jermaine Dye
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George Washington
It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.
George Washington
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We expect to get the job done. There won't be any excuses being made.
Aaron Brooks
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William Shakespeare
And oftentimes excusing of a fault doth make the fault the worse by the excuse.
William Shakespeare
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Henry Ward Beecher
Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anyone else expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
Henry Ward Beecher
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John Paul
An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie, for an excuse is a lie guarded.
John Paul
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There's a lot of reasons, or a lot of ways you could come up with an excuse to shut it down. Or maybe feel sorry for yourself. I think this is a testament to our character.
Adam Archuleta
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I would have liked to play Tuesday night; it won't be an excuse. When you're playing well, you want to play more and practice less.
Charlie Coles
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Submariner like that, you don't see those kinds of guys too often. But that's really no excuse.
Aaron Nieckula
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I think we've got a young team, (but) it's not an excuse. Things didn't go our way. Their goalie stood on her head, and we didn't bury it.
Jenny Potter
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Those aren't excuses. I think that, for the most part, we played a solid game.
Craig Rivet
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I'm not going to make any excuses. I just went out and stunk it up tonight.
David Wells
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I stunk it up tonight, period. When you don't have it, you don't have it. There's no excuses. I didn't have command, I didn't have my slide-step, and I left balls up in the zone. When you do that, that's what happens.
David Wells
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I don't have an excuse, I flat out stunk, plain and simple. I just didn't throw a strike. I usually say we lose as a team, but I lost that one, coming in and walking three guys. I take full responsibility.
Jeremy Affeldt
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Marvin Lewis
There was nothing flat about that, ... When you get punched in the face, that's what happens. That's an excuse: Flat didn't drop balls. Flat didn't miss assignments. Flat didn't commit penalties and miss tackles.
Marvin Lewis
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Rick DiPietro
No, there's no excuses. I don't think we played as well as we did in Montreal. I don't have any answers, I wish I did. It's not a good game. We have to keep playing hard. We owe it to our fans and to each other to play hard and keep trying to win hockey games.
Rick DiPietro
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Allen Iverson
We have to get it done, that's no excuse.
Allen Iverson
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You write such pretty words, But life's no storybook. Love's an excuse to get hurt. And to hurt. Do you like to hurt? I do, I do. Then hurt me, Then hurt me, Then hurt me...
Conor Oberst
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Ignorance is no excuse, it's the real thing
Irene Peter
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No excuses. We played as well as we could have. St. Bonaventure just played better.
Allen Rossi
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We have no excuse for how we played. (Leonard) had to play in the rain, too. We just lacked the knockout punch.
Dan Sanso
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I'm feeling a little weak. But it's no excuse for playing that bad.
John Daly
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We've been playing at a high level now for a month-and-a-half but there's no excuses. We let down in all areas. We're embarrassed to play like that in front of our fans.
Chris Gratton
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Antonio Tarver
I got a question, ... Do you got any excuses tonight, Roy?
Antonio Tarver
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Inexperience really hurts. No excuses.
Mike Lonergan
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