guilt quotes

How blunt are all the arrows of thy quiver in comparison with those of guilt.Robert Blair

Wars can be prevented just as surely as they can be provoked, and we who fail to prevent them, must share the guilt for the dead.Omar N. Bradley

If all the world hated you, and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved you, and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends.Charlotte Bronte

I'm a bit of a worrier, to an extreme. I'll crack a joke, then worry if I've offended someone - even when they're laughing. I have a guilt complex, always worrying.Sophia Bush

Hollywood people are filled with guilt: white guilt, liberal guilt, money guilt. They feel bad that they're so rich, they feel they don't work that much for all that money - and they don't, for the amount of money they make.Drew Carey

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

We all feel the urge to condemn ourselves out of guilt, to blame others for our misfortunes and to fantasize about total disaster.Deepak Chopra

The denominational world tries to pressure its members to focus on the birth of Christ, but in doing so layers of guilt are imposed, and competition gets complicated as one Christmas program tries to outdo the other.John Clayton

Guilt: punishing yourself before God doesn't.Alan Cohen

When you start getting jobs, and see your mates from drama school, you don't really want to talk about it, because you have this innate sense of guilt that it's not fair that others aren't doing exactly what you're doing. I do have that.Benedict Cumberbatch

You know, the genders are different in how they approach things, and so I really think that women put a lot more guilt on themselves than need be.Jane Curtin

Guilt is a weird thing to me. I don't have a lot of it.Andy Dick

December 25th has become guilt and obligation.Phil Donahue

I have a high guilt quotient. A poem can go through as many as 50 or 60 drafts. It can take from a day to two years-or longer.Rita Dove

And there isn't any way that one can get rid of the guilt of having a nice body by saying that one can serve society with it, because that would end up with oneself as what? There simply doesn't seem to be any moral place for flesh.Margaret Drabble

I walk around feeling a sort of existential guilt all the time; and honestly for me this house is a way of feeling less guilty about the universe.Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Guilt always hurries towards its complement, punishment; only there does its satisfaction lie.Lawrence Durrell

I find that people... very few people think that what they're doing is bad, and usually the people who think what they're doing is bad it has more to do with guilt.Jon Favreau

Guilt has very quick ears to an accusation.Henry Fielding

There's so much guilt there attached to having a perfectly good life.Emma Forrest