Feeling Sorry Quotes

By | August 5, 2010

Sayings about Feeling Sorry

They say that kings are made in the image of God. If that is what he looks like, I feel sorry for God. ~ Frederick II

There’s no room in my life for feeling sorry for myself. ~ Wayne Newton

The first half of life is spent in longing for the second, the second half in regretting the first. ~ French Proverbs

The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and for deeds left undone.  ~ Harriet Beecher Stowe

Repentant tears wash out the stain of guilt. ~ Latin Proverbs

Regretting the past is like chasing after the wind. ~ Russian Proverbs

Not the fastest horse can catch a word spoken in anger.  ~Chinese Proverbs

No writer need feel sorry for himself if he writes and enjoys it, even if he doesn’t get paid. ~ Irwin Shaw

Most truths are so naked that people feel sorry for them and cover them up, at least a little bit. ~ Edward R. Murrow

Let no man be sorry he has done good, because others concerned with him have done evil! If a man has acted right, he has done well, though along; if wrong, the sanction of all mankind will not justify him. ~ Henry Fielding

Keep your words soft and tender because tomorrow you may have to eat them.  ~ Author Unknown

Keep courage. Whatever you do, do not feel sorry for yourself. You will win in a great age of opportunity. ~ Richard L. Evans

It’s easier to ask forgiveness than it is to get permission.  ~ Grace Hopper

It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.  ~ William Blake

If you don’t love your enemies and feel sorry for them they’re winning an internal battle against you ~ James Dye

I sort of feel sorry for the next man who gets me. I may just kill him with passion. He’d better be strong and have a good heart! ~ Kirstie Alley

I sit on a man’s back, choking him and making him carry me, and yet assure myself and others that I am very sorry for him and wish to ease his lot by all possible means – except by getting off his back. ~ Leo Tolstoy

I only feel sorry for weak people. And mostly what I’ve come to find is that the weak people are the ones that are the haters. ~ R. Kelly

I have made terrible mistakes that have hurt the people that I cared about the most, and I am terribly sorry. I am deeply ashamed of my terrible judgment and my actions. ~ Anthony Weiner

I felt sorry for myself because I had no shoes — until I met a man who had no feet. ~ Jewish Proverbs

I feel sorry for the person who can’t get genuinely excited about his work. Not only will he never be satisfied, but he will never achieve anything worthwhile. ~ Walter Chrysler

I feel sorry for someone who has to win at everything. ~ Snoopy

I feel sorry for people who don’t drink. When they wake up in the morning, that’s as good as they’re going to feel all day. ~ Dean Martin

I believe that God felt sorry for actors so he created Hollywood to give them a place in the sun and a swimming pool. The price they had to pay was to surrender their talent. ~ Sir Cedric Hardwicke

I am sorry to think that you do not get a man’s most effective criticism until you provoke him. Severe truth is expressed with some bitterness. ~ Henry David Thoreau

He is a sorry barber who has but one comb. ~ Italian Proverb

Grab a chance and you won’t be sorry for a might-have-been. ~ Arthur Ransome

Feeling sorry for yourself, and your present condition, is not only a waste of energy but the worst habit you could possibly have. ~ Dale Carnegie

Feeling sorry for ourselves is the most useless waste of energy on the planet. It does absolutely no good. We can’t let our circumstances or what others do or don’t do control us. We can decide to be happy regardless. ~ Joyce Meyer

Do not feel sorry for me if I am gone. ~ Arthur Ashe

Compassion doesn’t, of course, mean feeling sorry for people, or pity, which is how the word has become emasculated in a way. ~ Karen Armstrong

Better safe than sorry. ~ English Proverbs

Being sorry is the highest act of selfishness, seeing value only after discarding it. ~ Douglas Horton

Apology is a lovely perfume; it can transform the clumsiest moment into a gracious gift.  ~ Margaret Lee Runbeck

And I felt sorry, and I have felt bad about what happened. ~ Monica Lewinsky

And all that you are sorry for is what you haven’t done. ~ Margaret Widdemer

Among the reasons people keep sad stories to themselves is that they do not want anyone to feel sorry for them. ~ Judith Moore

A small bird will drop frozen dead from a bough, without ever having felt sorry for itself. ~ D.H. Lawrence

A man is sorry to be honest for nothing. ~ Ovid