Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
An apology is the superglue of life. It can repair just about anything.
In some families, please is described as the magic word. In our house, however, it was sorry.
An apology might help, but you can change your life without one.
A stiff apology is a second insult... The injured party does not want to be compensated because he has been wronged; he wants to be healed because he has been hurt.
The only correct actions are those that demand no explanation and no apology.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
Apologies only account for that which they do not alter.
If it's a good idea, go ahead and do it. It is much easier to apologise than it is to get permission.
When you realize you've made a mistake, take immediate steps to correct it.
More people should apologize, and more people should accept apologies when sincerely made.
Never forget the nine most important words of any family- I love you. You are beautiful. Please forgive me.
Right actions in the future are the best apologies for bad actions in the past.
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.
The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.
Maturity is the ability to reap without apology and not complain when things don't go well.
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard one side of the case. God has written all the books.
An apology? Bah! Disgusting! Cowardly! Beneath the dignity of any gentleman, however wrong he might be.
True remorse is never just a regret over consequences; it is a regret over motive.
Men are taught to apologize for their weaknesses, women for their strengths.