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People sometimes hold themselves back because they want to use racism as an excuse for them not being able to achieve what they want to achieve.
And oftentimes excusing of a fault doth make the fault the worse by the excuse.
Cynical realism is the intelligent man's best excuse for doing nothing in an intolerable situation.
I am favor of cutting taxes under any circumstances and for any excuse, for any reason, whenever it's possible.
Man has no right to kill his brother. It is no excuse that he does so in uniform: he only adds the infamy of servitude to the crime of murder.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
And what does reward virtue? You think the communist commissar rewards virtue? You think a Hitler rewards virtue? You think, excuse me, if you'll pardon me, American presidents reward virtue? Do they choose their appointees on the basis of the virtue of the people appointed or on the basis of their political clout?
There's no real excuse for being successful enough as an actor to do what you want and then selling out. You do it pure. You don't try to adapt it, make it commercial.
Love's an excuse to get hurt.
However, don't let perfectionism become an excuse for never getting started.
Excuse the mess but we live here.
Ignorance is no excuse, it's the real thing.
The haters and the trolls have always used me as an excuse to make fun of something that is out of the ordinary, something that doesn't necessarily make sense to them. For whatever reason, I have always been a target that people love to attack.
Hey, I'm just looking for an excuse to retire so I can play summer league baseball, go coach my nephews, play pickup basketball. I've always had that ability to move on to the next thing.
I have a daughter and she's the greatest thing that ever happened to me. She gives me a good excuse to watch cartoons.
Protecting the rights of even the least individual among us is basically the only excuse the government has for even existing.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
If I seem to boast more than is becoming, my excuse is that I brag for humanity rather than for myself.
Henry David Thoreau
The role of the intellectual cannot be to excuse the violence of one side and condemn that of the other.
Temptation is a woman's weapon and man's excuse.
H. L. Mencken
Religions that teach brotherly love have been used as an excuse for persecution, and our profoundest scientific insight is made into a means of mass destruction.
A state of war only serves as an excuse for domestic tyranny.
How strange to use 'You only live once' as an excuse to throw it away.
The only excuse for war is that we may live in peace unharmed.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Christ's crucifix shall be made an excuse for executing criminals.
When you use God as an excuse to hate people and you use God as an excuse to cut people down, first of all, I think it's insulting to God.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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