Bad excuses are worse than none.
People spend too much time finding other people to blame, too much energy finding excuses for not being what they are capable of being, and not enough energy putting themselves on the line, growing out of the past, and getting on with their lives.
Don't make excuses. Make things happen. Make changes. Then make history.
I could give you a million excuses, but we just had to play better. We made some adjustments in the second half and our guys did a great job of executing.
We first fought... in the name of religion, then Communism, and now in the name of drugs and terrorism. Our excuses for global domination always change.
It is wise to direct your anger towards problems - not people; to focus your energies on answers - not excuses.
We are alone, with no excuses. That is the idea I shall try to convey when I say that man is condemned to be free. Condemned, because he did not create himself, yet, in other respects is free; because, once thrown into the world, he is responsible for everything he does.
Excuses change nothing, but make everyone feel better.
It is wise to direct your anger towards problems -- not people; to focus your energies on answers -- not excuses.
I feel really angry because the excuses the EU gave are ridiculous.
To achieve their aim of staying for a long time overseas, some illegal immigrants create excuses and even tell lies in applying for so-called political asylum or refugee status.
Your will has to be stronger than your excuses. Your will has to be stronger than your fear.
And I have this little litany of things they can do. And the first one, of course, is to write - every day, no excuses. It's so easy to make excuses. Even professional writers have days when they'd rather clean the toilet than do the writing.
Whether I get adequate attention or not, people here do know the work I have been doing systematically and without compromise for over 40 years. I get tired of people making excuses for guys who don't continue the art because they can't make a living.
People want a cop-out, listen I'm a realist and I talk about motivation, talk about all the things it takes to be greater or are important to win and people want to use excuses all the time.
Don't make excuses and Don't talk about it. Do it.
He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
We need to hear the excuses men make to themselves for their worthlessness.
You can't blame the officiating. No excuses. We just didn't get it done.
Our team played as hard as we could. I'm not making excuses, but with 11 guys, it was pretty tough.
It's not a bunch of losers here making excuses. It has nothing to do with the outcome. They beat us fair and square. It's just a matter of running your business the way it should be run and the way this league wants it run.
They use any excuses to arrest people and use them as bargaining chips in dealing with foreign countries such as the United States.
If you can compete against a dog that big, you can compete with any dog. All of the excuses they've given in the past just don't hold water.
We're not going to make any excuses. We outplayed them for two periods and held them to nine shots (in that stretch). Then for whatever reason, we let them back in the game in the third.
No excuses. We fell short, they played better than we did. Our kids didn't respond and didn't execute our game plan, (they) got frustrated and some tried to do it themselves.