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
Bad excuses are worse than none.
Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
It's easier to apologize than ask for permission.
Never make a defense or an apology until you are accused.
King Charles I
The only correct actions are those that demand no explanation and no apology.
In some families, please is described as the magic word. In our house, however, it was sorry.
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.