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Quotations About Apologies

Apologizing - a very desperate habit - one that is rarely cured. Apology is only egotism wrong side out.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
The Professor at the Breakfast-Table

In some families, please is described as the magic word. In our house, however, it was sorry.
Margaret Laurence

The only good thing about punctuality is that it usually gets you an apology.

An apology is a good way to have the last word.

Nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude.
Oscar Wilde

An apology is the superglue of life. It can repair just about anything.
Lynn Johnston

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.
P. G. Wodehouse

Bad excuses are worse than none.
Thomas Fuller

Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
Kimberly Johnson

It's easier to apologize than ask for permission.

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