Guilt Quotes, Sayings about being guilty
Guilt is just as powerful, but its influence is positive, while shame’s is destructive. Shame erodes our courage and fuels disengagement.
- Brene Brown
Whoever profits by the crime is guilty of it.
My guiding principle is this: Guilt is never to be doubted.
- Franz Kafka
Guilty people answer questions with a question.
Fake coughing in front of smokers just to make them feel guilty!
Only a guilty man runs.
The best way to owe an apology is just to feel real guilt for what you have done, simple but best, real and true.
Don’t feel guilty, you should have felt it before.
Our guilt has its uses. It justifies much in the lives of others.
- Max Frisch
Saying sorry doesn’t mean there isn’t guilt and forgiving doesn’t mean the pain is gone
Guilt is always hungry, don’t let it consume you.
It’s funny how guilty people start to question your spirituality and education only because they have nothing to say that will justify their faults.
- J.B. Albano
If you’ve had the right kind of education, it’s amazing how many things you can find to feel guilty about.
- Pete McCarthy
Guilt is a destructive and ultimately pointless emotion.
- Lynn Crilly
Guilt can quickly turn into regret and self- pity. The only way out is through acceptance and forgiveness.
It has always seemed that a fear of judgement is the mark of guilt and the burden of insecurity.
- Criss Jami
Suspicion always haunts the guilty mind.
- William Shakespeare
Guilt is oftentimes the strongest witness against itself.
- EDWARD COUNSEL
Guilt and no guilt: these were the worst things. The only thing worse than the guilt was the fear of getting caught.
- Elin Hilderbrand
To spare the guilty is to injure the innocent.
- PUBLILIUS SYRUS
For every man who lives without freedom, the rest of us must face the guilt.
- Lillian Hellman
Guilt is a useless feeling. It’s never enough to make you change direction- – only enough to make you useless.
- Daniel Nayeri
No guilt is forgotten so long as the conscience still knows of it.
- STEFAN ZWEIG
I say ‘sorry’ a lot. Mostly because I feel like everything is my fault.
If you need someone to blame, throw a rock in the air, you’ll hit someone guilty.