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Definition of Guilt


  1. The criminality and consequent exposure to punishment resulting from willful disobedience of law, or from morally wrong action; the state of one who has broken a moral or political law; crime; criminality; offense against right.
  2. Exposure to any legal penalty or forfeiture.

Guilt Quotations

Negative emotions like loneliness, envy, and guilt have an important role to play in a happy life; they're big, flashing signs that something needs to change.
Gretchen Rubin

With integrity, you have nothing to fear, since you have nothing to hide. With integrity, you will do the right thing, so you will have no guilt.
Zig Ziglar

We must differentiate between guilt and duty. The soldier on the front, like the common man, who does his duty everywhere, should not be held responsible for the actions of a few who also called themselves Germans.
Oskar Schindler

Guilt is cancer. Guilt will confine you, torture you, destroy you as an artist. It's a black wall. It's a thief.
Dave Grohl

Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.
Coco Chanel
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Guilt Translations

guilt in Danish is skyld
guilt in Dutch is schuld
guilt in German is Schuld
guilt in Italian is colpa
guilt in Latin is crimen
guilt in Norwegian is skyld
guilt in Portuguese is culpa
guilt in Spanish is culpa
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