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Martin Luther King, Jr.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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I felt ashamed for what I had done. I don't have any excuses. I did what I did. I take full responsibility for myself and my actions. I wouldn't pawn this off on anybody. I'm sorry it happened. And I hurt people.
Leadership - leadership is about taking responsibility, not making excuses.
Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.
George Washington Carver
Beast Mode doesn't make excuses. It doesn't complain. Whatever you're doing, go out there and get it done. Keep pushing. If I have a bad game, I think about what I have to do to return to form. Figure it out, go to sleep, and wake up a new man.
God's plan for enlarging His kingdom is so simple - one person telling another about the Savior. Yet we're busy and full of excuses. Just remember, someone's eternal destiny is at stake. The joy you'll have when you meet that person in heaven will far exceed any discomfort you felt in sharing the gospel.
In football, the worst things are excuses. Excuses mean you cannot grow or move forward.
Most people don't have that willingness to break bad habits. They have a lot of excuses and they talk like victims.
Peer pressure and social norms are powerful influences on behaviour, and they are classic excuses.
No excuses and no sob stories. Life is full of excuses if you're looking. I have no time to gripe over misfortune. I don't waste time looking back.
The real man is one who always finds excuses for others, but never excuses himself.
Henry Ward Beecher
He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
The day you take complete responsibility for yourself, the day you stop making any excuses, that's the day you start to the top.
O. J. Simpson
If you have passion, there is no need for excuses because your enthusiasm will trump any negative reasoning you might come up with. Enthusiasm makes excuses a nonissue.
People spend too much time finding other people to blame, too much energy finding excuses for not being what they are capable of being, and not enough energy putting themselves on the line, growing out of the past, and getting on with their lives.
J. Michael Straczynski
It is wise to direct your anger towards problems - not people; to focus your energies on answers - not excuses.
William Arthur Ward
Not managing your time and making excuses are two bad habits. Don't put them both together by claiming you 'don't have the time'.
Excuses destroy success every time.
One of life's fundamental truths states, 'Ask and you shall receive.' As kids we get used to asking for things, but somehow we lose this ability in adulthood. We come up with all sorts of excuses and reasons to avoid any possibility of criticism or rejection.
Work hard and never make excuses.
We must not constantly talk about tackling obesity and warning people about the negative consequences of obesity. Instead we must be positive - positive about the fun and benefits to be had from healthy living, trying to get rid of people's excuses for being obese by tackling the issue in a positive way.
Don't let yourself make excuses for not doing the things you want to do.
There will always be excuses, arguments, and questions of timing when moving on difficult and controversial issues.
If you don't like my book, write your own. If you don't think you can write a novel, that ought to tell you something. If you think you can, do. No excuses. If you still don't like my novels, find a book you do like.
Rita Mae Brown
It takes guts to realize you screwed up and to then come clean without any excuses.
No excuses. Play like a champion.
You can make a million excuses for why something didn't go well, but ultimately, just fix it and get on with it. Be a solutions person.
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