Being Politically Correct means always having to say you're sorry.
Affliction comes to us, not to make us sad but sober; not to make us sorry but wise.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
The only correct actions are those that demand no explanation and no apology.
The ability of a person to atone has always been the most remarkable of human features.
True remorse is never just a regret over consequences; it is a regret over motive.
Being an American means never having to say you're sorry.
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.
Accept everything about yourself - I mean everything, You are you and that is the beginning and the end - no apologies, no regrets.
In some families, please is described as the magic word. In our house, however, it was sorry.
An apology is the superglue of life. It can repair just about anything.
Being sorry is the highest act of selfishness, seeing value only after discarding it.
When you realize you've made a mistake, take immediate steps to correct it.
Mostly I am sorry for the way I thought of other people. Like a good general, I had treated everyone who wasn't with me as against me.
You can make up a quarrel, but it will always show where it was patched.
But sorry is the Kool-Aid of human emotions. [...] True sorrow is as rare as true love.
Severe truth is expressed with some bitterness.
I have made terrible mistakes that have hurt the people that I cared about the most, and I am terribly sorry. I am deeply ashamed of my terrible judgment and my actions.
True sorrow is as rare as true love.
Sacrifice is at the heart of repentance. Without deeds, your apology is worthless.
I am sorry to say that sometimes matters of very small importance waste a good deal of precious time, by the long and repeated speeches and chicanery of gentlemen who will not wholly throw off the lawyer even in Congress.
I was very sorry when I found out that your intentions were good and not what I supposed they were.
You can always say sorry but the real apology is when you hear the sadness in their voice and see the look in their eyes. And you realize that they have hurt themselves just as much.
It's getting to the point where I am no fun anymore, I am sorry. / Sometimes it hurts so badly I must cry out loud, ' I am lonely.' / I am yours, you are mine, you are what you are, you make it hard.
It will never do to plead sin as an excuse for sin, or to attempt to justify sinful acts by pleading that we have an evil heart. This instead of being a valid apology, is the very ground of our condemnation.
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