35 Inspiring Quotes On Excuses

Excuses are false reasons that hold you back from taking an action. It simply confines you from success. You must take an action to succeed, not excuses. Here are some quotes on excuses that will inspire you.

Inspiring Quotes On Excuses

“Make an effort, not an excuse.” Anonymous

“Make excuses or make changes. The choice is yours.” Anonymous

“He that good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.” Benjamin Franklin

Quotes On Excuses

“Tomorrow. A mystical land where 99% of all human productivity, motivation, and achievement is stored.” Anonymous

“If it is important to you you will find a way. If not, you will find an excuse.” Anonymous

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“There are only two options: Make progress or make excuses.” Anonymous

“Excuses will always be there for you, opportunity won’t.”


“Save the excuses. it’s not about having time. It’s about making time. If it matters, you will make time.” Anonymous

“Excuses are lies we tell ourselves so that it doesn’t have to be our fault.” Anonymous

“The ones who find happiness are the ones who don’t make excuses. If it’s broken, they fix it, if it’s wrong they make it right.” Anonymous

Quotes On Excuses

“Excuses are lies wrapped up in reasons.” Howard Wright

“An excuse is a way of promising ourselves that we will have the same issue again.” Henry Cloud

“You can have results or excuses, not both.” Anonymous

“Don’t make excuses. Make things happen. Make changes. Then make history.”

Doug Hall

“At the end of the day, let there be no excuses, no explanations, no regrets.” Dr. Steve Maraboli

“Leadership is about taking responsibility not making excuses.” Anonymous

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“An excuse is nothing more than a self-imposed roadblock.” C.C. Chapman

Quotes On Excuses

“Nobody is impressed with how good your excuses are.” Anonymous

“Success occurs when your dreams get bigger than your excuses.” Anonymous

“We have more ability than willpower, and it is often an excuse to ourselves that we imagine that things are impossible.” Francois De La Rochefoucauld

“Ninety-nine percent of all failures come from people who have a habit of making excuses.”

George Washington Carver

“Sometimes you don’t need to hear their excuses or what they have to say for themselves because their actions already spoke the truth.” Anonymous

“No fear. No limits. No Excuses.” Anonymous

“Excuses are the nails used to build the house of failure.” Jim Rohn

Quotes On Excuses

“Most people who haven’t reached their potential have a long list of excuses for why they haven’t.” Jason Harvey

“Be stronger than your excuses.” Anonymous

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“Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anyone else expects of you. Never excuse yourself.” Henry Ward Beecher

“Your excuses are just the lies your fears have sold you.”

Robin Sharma

“Action expresses priorities.” Mohandas Gandhi

“Excuses are for people who don’t want it bad enough.” Anonymous

“Life changes for the better when you take action instead of making excuses.” Anonymous

Quotes On Excuses

“Create a way, not an excuse.” Anonymous

“No nonsense. No excuses.” Anonymous

“The fact that you aren’t where you want to be, should be enough motivation.” Anonymous