Quotes by guilt
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American businessman 1954-
Guilt: punishing yourself before God doesn't.
Charles James Fox
British statesman 1749-1806
He that is conscious of guilt cannot bear the innocence of others: So they will try to reduce all others to their own level.
American poet and actor 1974-
He's got a lead brain. It's a battle magnet. He carries it around by the guilt straps...don't laugh, you didn't see the size of the blizzard that birthed him.Source: Poetry Healing Herman Hesse
How blunt are all the arrows of thy quiver in comparison with those of guilt.
French semiologist 1915-1980
I call the discourse of power any discourse that engenders blame, hence guilt, in its recipient.
British actress, model, dancer and humanitarian 1929-1993
I don't believe in collective guilt, but I do believe in collective responsibility.
American writer and producer 1979-
I hate when the major event of a show I watch is spoiled for me. And I'm wracked with guilt when/if I spoil something for someone else.
American writer, playwright 1894-1964
I know that a man who shows me his wealth is like the beggar who shows me his poverty; they are both looking for alms from me, the rich man for the alms of my envy, the poor man for the alms of my guilt.
American television personality and author 1950-
I think every parent, every generation has wanted their children to do better and have a higher standard of living. But I think there's too much guilt.
Greek-American author, syndicated columnist, and businesswoman 1950-
I think while all mothers deal with feelings of guilt, working mothers are plagued by guilt on steroids!
American academic and author 1926-2003
In former days, everyone found the assumption of innocence so easy; today we find fatally easy the assumption of guilt.Source: Poetic Justice Ch. 2 (1970)
Friedrich von Schiller
German poet 1759-1805
It is criminal to steal a purse, daring to steal a fortune, a mark of greatness to steal a crown. The blame diminishes as the guilt increases.
English dramatist and writer 1685-1750
Let never man be bold enough to say, Thus, and no farther shall my passion stray: The first crime, past, compels us into more, And guilt grows fate, that was but choice, before.
English writer 1775-1817
Let other pens dwell on guilt and misery.
American journalist 1960-
Lie detectors sometimes work because people believe they work, deterring the wrong people from applying for jobs in the first place, or prompting admissions of guilt during interrogations.
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