Blame Quotes

By | February 27, 2009

You can’t blame gravity for falling in love. ~ Albert Einstein

When you blame others, you give up your power to change. ~ Dr. Robert Anthony

When we blame, we give away our power. ~ Greg Anderson

Whatever side I take, I know well that I will be blamed. ~ Louis XIV

What fate can be worse than to know we have no one but ourselves to blame for our misfortunes! ~ Sophocles

To find a fault is easy; to do better may be difficult. ~ Plutarch

Those who can’t dance blame it on the music. ~ Jamaican Proverb

There can be no doubt that the average man blames much more than he praises. His instinct is to blame. If he is satisfied, he says nothing; if he is not, he most illogically kicks up a row. ~ Arnold Bennett

The search for someone to blame is always successful. ~ Robert Half

The sad souls of those who lived without blame and without praise. ~ Alighieri

The rich man makes mistakes and the poor men get the blame. ~ Romanian Proverb

The absent are always to blame. ~ Danish Proverb

Take your life in your own hands and what happens? A terrible thing: no one is to blame. ~ Erica Jong

Some blames are actually praise, and some praises are actually blame. ~ Francois De La Rochefoucauld

People blame themselves for the purpose of being praised. ~ Traditional Proverb

People blame their environment. There is only one person to blame — and only one — themselves. ~ Robert Collier

One does harm, and another bears the blame. ~ English Proverb

No one to blame! That was why most people led lives they hated, with people they hated. How wonderful to have someone to blame! How wonderful to live with one’s nemesis! You may be miserable, but you feel forever in the right. You may be fragmented, but you feel absolved of all the blame for it. Take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame. ~ Erica Jong

No one is to blame. It is neither their fault nor ours. It is the misfortune of being born when a whole world is dying. ~ Alexander Herzen

No one is a failure until they blame somebody else. ~ Charles Jones

No blame should attach to telling the truth. But it does, it does. ~ Anita Brookner

Ninety percent of politics is deciding whom to blame. ~ Meg Greenfield

Neither blame or praise yourself. ~ Traditional Proverb

Mistakes fail in their mission of helping the person who blames them on the other fellow. ~ Henry S. Haskins

Man sins… then blames it on the devil. ~ Afghan Proverb

Luck’s always to blame. ~ Jean De La Fontaine

In passing, also, I would like to say that the first time Adam had a chance he laid the blame on a woman. ~ Lady Nancy Astor

If you cannot catch a fish, do not blame the sea. ~ Greek Proverb

If you can smile when things go wrong, you have someone in mind to blame. ~ Author Unknown

If the bride can’t dance, she blames the musicians. ~ Yiddish Proverb

If a wife is unfaithful then the husband is partly to blame. ~ Arabian Proverb

If a son is uneducated, his father is to blame. ~ Chinese Proverb

I praise loudly, I blame softly. ~ Catherine II of Russia

He who trips and falls should not blame his foot. ~ Chinese Proverb

He who flatters me is my enemy, who blames me is my teacher. ~ Chinese Proverb

God, Private Enterprise and government have made me what I am, and now they have to take some of the blame. ~ Joy Baluch

Everyone blames his memory, but never his judgment. ~ French Proverb

Do not blame the sun for the darkness of the night. ~ Georgian Proverb

Do not blame God for having created the tiger, but thank Him for not giving it wings. ~ Ethiopian Proverb

Do not blame anybody for your mistakes and failures. ~ Bernard M. Baruch

Democracy is a process by which the people are free to choose the man who will get the blame. ~ Laurence J. Peter

Blame is safer than praise. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Blame is a lazy man’s wages. ~ Danish Proverb

Before we blame we should first see whether we cannot excuse. ~ Georg C. Lichtenberg

An ambassador bears no blame. ~ Chinese Proverb

Adam must have an Eve to blame for his faults. ~ Italian Proverb

A man can get discouraged many times but he is not a failure until he begins to blame somebody else and stops trying. ~ John Burroughs

A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit. ~ Arnold H. Glasgow

A boss creates fear, a leader confidence. A boss fixes blame, a leader corrects mistakes. A boss knows all, a leader asks questions. A boss makes work drudgery, a leader makes it interesting. A boss is interested in himself or herself, a leader is interested in the group. ~ Russell H. Ewing

A bad workman always blames his tools. ~ Traditional Proverb

He who blames me is my teacher

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