Quotes by excuses

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  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
  • Fran Lebowitz
    Fran Lebowitz
    American journalist 1951-
    Fran Lebowitz
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    How do you know if your child is a writer? Your obstetrician holds his stethoscope to your abdomen and only hears excuses.
  • Hanif Kureishi
    Hanif Kureishi
    British playwright, filmmaker and novelist 1954-
    Hanif Kureishi
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    If you want something badly enough, you make arrangements. If you don't want it badly enough, you make excuses.
  • Addison Mizner
    Addison Mizner
    American architect 1872-1933
    Addison Mizner
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    Ignorance of the law excuses no man from practicing it.
  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
    American businessman, investor, blogger, and author 1966-
    Ben Horowitz
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    In life, everybody faces choices between doing what's popular, easy, and wrong vs. doing what's lonely, difficult, and right. These decisions intensify when you run a company, because the consequences get magnified 1,000 fold. As in life, the excuses for CEOs making the wrong choice are always plentiful.
  • Ben Carson
    Ben Carson
    American politician, and author 1951-
    Ben Carson
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    It doesn't matter if you come from the inner city. People who fail in life are people who find lots of excuses. It's never too late for a person to recognize that they have potential in themselves.
  • Bobby Darin
    Bobby Darin
    American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, impressionist, and actor 1936-1973
    Bobby Darin
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    It happens to the best of them. You lay off singing and your throat gets out of practice. No excuses. I blew it.
  • John Updike
    John Updike
    American writer and criticus 1932-
    John Updike
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    It is not difficult to deceive the first time, for the deceived possesses no antibodies; unvaccinated by suspicion, she overlooks lateness, accepts absurd excuses, permits the flimsiest patching to repair great rents in the quotidian.
  • Carlos Santana
    Carlos Santana
    Mexican and American guitarist 1947-
    Carlos Santana
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    Most people don't have that willingness to break bad habits. They have a lot of excuses and they talk like victims.
  • George Washington Carver
    George Washington Carver
    American botanist and inventor 1860-1943
    George Washington Carver
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    Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.
  • Bo Bennett
    Bo Bennett
    American author 1972-
    Bo Bennett
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    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'.
  • Ben Shapiro
    Ben Shapiro
    American conservative political commentator and attorney 1984-
    Ben Shapiro
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    Primarily affecting low-information voters and members of the mainstream media, Obama Worship Syndrome attributes impossible capabilities to Obama's political opponents, finds excuses for every Obama failure in everyone around him and praises the president as the finest politician - nay, human being - of our time.
  • Brian Tracy
    Brian Tracy
    Canadian-American motivational public speaker and self-development aut 1944-
    Brian Tracy
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    Refuse to make excuses or blame others.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    Several excuses are always less convincing than one.
  • Ben Carson
    Ben Carson
    American politician, and author 1951-
    Ben Carson
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    So after a while, if people won't accept your excuses, you stop looking for them.
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