Quotations that match 'blame'.

As soon as men know that they can kill without fear of punishment or blame, they kill; or at least they encourage killers with approving smiles. Simone Weil
[ Approving Blame Encourage Fear Kill Killers Know Least Men Punishment Smiles Soon Without]
The President's political travel is going to get blamed (and probably rightly) for a share of this downturn. Robert Teeter
[ Blamed Downturn Get Going Political President Probably Rightly Share Travel]
I think that fans are always looking for someone to blame. Wouldn't it be nice if they looked in the mirror? Michael Lewis
[ Always Blame Fans Looked Looking Mirror Nice Someone Think]
And I think, on the other end, there were actors who were not as good as I was, perhaps who could have hung in too, but began to blame everything on race. James Earl Jones
[ Actors Began Blame Could End Everything Good Hung Other Perhaps Race Think Too Were]
Anglo Saxons: To blame for everything. John Ralston Saul
[ Anglo Blame Everything]
Better reality than a dream: if something is real, then it's real and you're not to blame. Umberto Eco
[ Better Blame Dream Real Reality Something Than Then]
Whatever the public blames you for, cultivate it; it is yourself. Jean Cocteau
[ Blames Cultivate Public Whatever Yourself]
Luckily, he was in the process of moving to France at the time, anyway. But if he had stayed in the States, I don't know how he would have handled that, because it was getting pretty crazy. I mean, a celebrity which he really did not welcome. And I can't blame him. Terry Zwigoff
[ Anyway Because Blame Celebrity Crazy Did France Getting Had Handled Him How Know Luckily Mean Moving Pretty Process Really States Stayed Time Welcome Which Would]
I lay a lot of blame at the feet of Dusty Baker for not being more strict about fundamentals, which I think would give the team a stronger day-to-day identity. Billy Corgan
[ Baker Being Blame Day-To-Day Dusty Feet Fundamentals Give Identity Lay Lot More Strict Stronger Team Think Which Would]
Praise out of season, or tactlessly bestowed, can freeze the heart as much as blame. Pearl S. Buck
[ Bestowed Blame Freeze Heart Much Out Praise Season]
It's easy to keep issuing blame to Republicans or the president. Nicholas D. Kristof
[ Blame Easy Issuing Keep President Republicans]
Now, I was on drugs, and that didn't help a whole lot. He hated that. That was part of where Chet and I had problems, so I take complete blame for that. Waylon Jennings
[ Blame Chet Complete Had Hated Help Lot Now Part Problems Take Where Whole]
We have not always agreed, but I have said repeatedly and publicly many times that Al Sharpton has never counseled violence, but he gets blamed for a whole lot of that. David Dinkins
[ Agreed Al Always Blamed Counseled Gets Lot Many Never Publicly Repeatedly Said Sharpton Times Violence Whole]
If the blame (if there is any) can be shifted from him to me, I shall help him and our cause by taking it. I desire, therefore, that all the responsibility that can be put upon me shall go there and shall remain there. James Longstreet
[ Any Blame Cause Desire Go Help Him Our Put Remain Responsibility Shall Shifted Taking Therefore Upon]
The blame for the 9/11 attacks lays squarely and exclusively with the Al-Qaeda network. Kay Granger
[ Al-Qaeda Attacks Blame Exclusively Lays Network Squarely]
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
[ Being Blame Born Dying Fault Misfortune Neither Nor Ours Their Whole World]
I'm not sure if you can blame everything on the American way of life, but the United States are big. So, if you have a lot of people there, the percentage of stupid people is bound to be higher. Stephen Malkmus
[ American Big Blame Bound Everything Higher Life Lot Percentage States Stupid Sure United Way]
The small companies who feel that the majors are a threat, or are predators, will use that as an excuse for their eventual downfall. Don't blame others for your own inadequacies. Greg Ginn
[ Blame Companies Downfall Eventual Excuse Feel Inadequacies Majors Others Own Predators Small Their Threat Use Will Your]
It appears fashionable these days, and almost politically correct, to blame hard-working immigrants, especially those from Mexico and Central America, for the social and economic ills of our state and nation. Roger Mahony
[ Almost America Appears Blame Central Correct Days Economic Especially Fashionable Hard-Working Ills Immigrants Mexico Nation Our Politically Social State These Those]
What to do? We yanked the dress up over her lovely attributes and with the addition of a scarf, the problem was solved. Sorry, guys, blame that stuffy censor. He hated surprises. Audrey Meadows
[ Addition Attributes Blame Censor Dress Guys Hated Her Lovely Over Problem Scarf Solved Sorry Stuffy Surprises Up Yanked]
People don't like other poor people, and rather than blame the people that make you all poor, you blame each other. Johnny Rotten
[ Blame Each Make Other Poor Rather Than]
Neither praise or blame is the object of true criticism. Justly to discriminate, firmly to establish, wisely to prescribe, and honestly to award. These are the true aims and duties of criticism. William Gilmore Simms
[ Aims Award Blame Criticism Discriminate Duties Establish Firmly Honestly Justly Neither Object Praise Prescribe These True Wisely]
I didn't push Cory. I wanted him to decide if he wanted to go into boxing and he did. Can't blame it on me. Leon Spinks
[ Blame Boxing Decide Did Go Him Into Push Wanted]
I think people nowadays do tend to blame their parents for everything. Peter Shaffer
[ Blame Everything Nowadays Parents Tend Their Think]
Children usually do not blame themselves for getting lost. Anna Freud
[ Blame Children Getting Lost Themselves Usually]
Approval or blame will follow in the world to come. Franz Schubert
[ Approval Blame Come Follow Will World]
I wish I could blame it on the choreography, but it's not a musical. I just had a clumsy moment. Delta Burke
[ Blame Choreography Clumsy Could Had Just Moment Musical Wish]
I don't accept at all the quite popular argument that the press is responsible for the monarchy's recent troubles. The monarchy's responsible for the monarchy's recent troubles. To blame the press is the old thing of blaming the messenger for the message. Anthony Holden
[ Accept Argument Blame Blaming Message Messenger Monarchy Old Popular Press Quite Recent Responsible Thing Troubles]
I'm crazy about Grant: his character, his nature, his science in fighting and everything else. But I don't like the idea that he never accepted the blame for anything, always found someone else to blame for any mistake that was ever made, including blaming Prentiss for Shiloh. Shelby Foote
[ Accepted Always Any Anything Blame Blaming Character Crazy Else Ever Everything Fighting Found Grant His Idea Including Made Mistake Nature Never Science Shiloh Someone]
Societies need to have one illness which becomes identified with evil, and attaches blame to its victims. Susan Sontag
[ Attaches Becomes Blame Evil Identified Illness Need Societies Victims Which]
If you don't do your part, don't blame God. Billy Sunday
[ Blame God Part Your]
Blame someone else and get on with your life. Alan Woods
[ Blame Else Get Life Someone Your]
If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees. Khalil Gibran
[ Blame Reveal Revealing Secrets Should Them Trees Wind Your]
I look at modern life and I see people not taking responsibility for their lives. The temptation to blame, to find external causes to one's own issues is something that is particularly modern. I know that personally I find that sense of responsibility interesting. Edward Zwick
[ Blame Causes External Find Interesting Issues Know Life Lives Look Modern Own Particularly Personally Responsibility See Sense Something Taking Temptation Their]
When it comes to pinning blame, pin the tail on the donkeys. Mitt Romney
[ Blame Comes Pin Tail]
I praise loudly. I blame softly. Catherine the Great
[ Blame Loudly Praise Softly]
If Senator Kerry understands the nature of this threat and the need to take on terror, then he should immediately repudiate these troubling comments, and stop all efforts on behalf of his surrogates to blame America for these attacks. Marc Racicot
[ America Attacks Behalf Blame Comments Efforts His Immediately Kerry Nature Need Repudiate Senator Should Stop Take Terror Then These Threat Troubling Understands]
There is luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves, we feel no one else has a right to blame us. Don Marquis
[ Blame Else Feel Luxury Ourselves Right Us]
Of course, Third World leaders love you. By ascribing third world ills to First World sins, you absolve them of blame for their countries' failure to advance. John McCarthy
[ Absolve Advance Blame Countries Course Failure First Ills Leaders Love Sins Their Them Third World]
I think people are rapidly losing confidence in the political class, and I don't blame them. Adnan Pachachi
[ Blame Class Confidence Losing Political Rapidly Them Think]
I don't blame David Stern because a player gets on the court and he doesn't put out competitively. No one can make you play if you don't want to play. Oscar Robertson
[ Because Blame Competitively Court David Gets Make Out Play Player Put Stern Want]
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. Golda Meir
[ Average Blame Blames Doubt His Instinct Kicks Man More Most Much Nothing Praises Row Satisfied Says Than Up]
Mankind is considered (by the radical environmentalists) the lowest and the meanest of all species and is blamed for everything. Dixie Lee Ray Environmental
[ Blamed Considered Environmentalists Everything Lowest Mankind Meanest Radical Species]
Everyone's quick to blame the alien. Aeschylus
[ Alien Blame Everyone Quick]
Trial. A formal inquiry designed to prove and put upon record the blameless characters of judges, advocates and jurors. Ambrose Bierce
[ Advocates Blameless Characters Designed Formal Inquiry Judges Jurors Prove Put Record Trial Upon]
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
[ Begins Blame Discouraged Else Failure Get Man Many Somebody Stops Times Trying Until]
When I have been asked during these last weeks who caused the riots and the killing in L.A., my answer has been direct and simple: Who is to blame for the riots? The rioters are to blame. Who is to blame for the killings? The killers are to blame. Dan Quayle
[ Answer Asked Been Blame Caused Direct During Killers Killing Killings Last Riots Simple These Weeks]
Art is always criticized and always an outsider gets the blame. Ville Valo
[ Always Art Blame Criticized Gets Outsider]
We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers - but never blame yourself. It's never your fault. But it's always your fault, because if you wanted to change you're the one who has got to change. Katharine Hepburn
[ Always Because Blame Brothers Change Father Fault Got Must Never School Sisters Taught Teachers Wanted Your Yourself]
If I stunk for some reason, you can always blame it on the character. Danny Aiello
[ Always Blame Character Reason Some Stunk]
We experience problem-solving sessions as war zones, we view competing ideas as enemies, and we use problems as weapons to blame and defeat opposition forces. No wonder we can't come up with real lasting solutions! Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Blame Come Competing Defeat Enemies Experience Forces Ideas Lasting Opposition Problem-Solving Problems Real Sessions Solutions Up Use View War Weapons Wonder Zones]
It's hard to blame someone because they simply don't have time. Roland Joffe
[ Because Blame Hard Simply Someone Time]
I don't blame it on the Hell's Angels. I blame it on the people who were there. Paul Kantner
[ Angels Blame Hell Were]
Well, I want to do The Music Man. I think it's an amazing opportunity, but I think that they are probably looking at major movie stars right now, and I don't blame them. Gregory Harrison
[ Amazing Blame Looking Major Man Movie Music Now Opportunity Probably Right Stars Them Think Want Well]
It's also natural in that part of the world to blame what people view as the... as the most important authority in the region, and that currently is the United States of America. John Abizaid
[ Also America Authority Blame Currently Important Most Natural Part Region States United View World]
When you blame yourself, you learn from it. If you blame someone else, you don't learn nothing, cause hey, it's not your fault, it's his fault, over there. Joe Strummer
[ Blame Cause Else Fault Hey His Learn Nothing Over Someone Your Yourself]
When people are lame, they love to blame. Robert Kiyosaki
[ Blame Lame Love]
Because each are going to blame each other. The thing that Canberra has to really get right is the sharing of the resource. But my problem with people in the government who are there for a short time is that there's no consequences for some of these decisions they make. Rex Hunt
[ Because Blame Consequences Decisions Each Get Going Government Make Other Problem Really Resource Right Sharing Short Some These Thing Time]
Whatever one of us blames in another, each one will find in his own heart. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Another Blames Each Find Heart His Own Us Whatever Will]
Ego is a social fiction for which one person at a time gets all the blame. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Blame Ego Fiction Gets Person Social Time Which]
In every age and every man there is something to praise as well as to blame. James Beattie
[ Age Blame Every Man Praise Something Well]
Parents have to understand: if your kid isn't you, don't blame the kid. Chastity Bono
[ Blame Kid Parents Understand Your]
Men are only clever at shifting blame from their own shoulders to those of others. Titus Livius
[ Blame Clever Men Only Others Own Shifting Shoulders Their Those]
Major labels blow all their money massively and blame it on the band. Bruce Dickinson
[ Band Blame Blow Labels Major Massively Money Their]
No one blames themselves if they don't understand a cartoon, as they might with a painting or "real" art; they simply think it's a bad cartoon. Chris Ware
[ Art Bad Blames Cartoon Might Painting Real Simply Themselves Think Understand]
It makes one a better person to have had hardships and to have overcome hardships and not to blame anybody else for your mistakes. Maureen Forrester
[ Anybody Better Blame Else Had Hardships Makes Mistakes Overcome Person Your]
What 'multiculturalism' boils down to is that you can praise any culture in the world except Western culture - and you cannot blame any culture in the world except Western culture. Thomas Sowell
[ Any Blame Boils Cannot Culture Down Except Multiculturalism Praise Western World]
Good women always think it is their fault when someone else is being offensive. Bad women never take the blame for anything. Anita Brookner
[ Always Anything Bad Being Blame Else Fault Good Never Offensive Someone Take Their Think Women]
They always lost but he didn't blame me because to a gambler, a bad tip is better than no tip at all. Phil Silvers
[ Always Bad Because Better Blame Gambler Lost Than Tip]
She's leaving when the president has one of the highest approval ratings on record. From here, it can only go down. And when it does, you know who they're going to blame. They're gonna blame Andy Card! Andrew Card
[ Andy Approval Blame Card Does Down Go Going Gonna Here Highest Know Leaving Only President Ratings Record She]
Great tranquility of heart is his who cares for neither praise not blame. Thomas Kempis
[ Blame Cares Great Heart His Neither Praise Tranquility]
Life takes its path and sometimes there are people to blame. Of course there are bad people in this world. Good, bad, it happens unfortunately. But in a way I think if there was more focus on the good, more good would happen. Andrea Corr
[ Bad Blame Course Focus Good Happen Happens Life More Path Sometimes Takes Think Unfortunately Way World Would]
The reason people blame things on previous generations is that there's only one other choice. Doug Larson
[ Blame Choice Generations Only Other Previous Reason Things]
The first time Adam had a chance, he laid the blame on women. Nancy Astor
[ Adam Blame Chance First Had Laid Time Women]
It is criminal to steal a purse, daring to steal a fortune, a mark of greatness to steal a crown. The blame diminishes as the guilt increases. Friedrich Schiller
[ Blame Criminal Crown Daring Diminishes Fortune Greatness Guilt Increases Mark Purse Steal]
The blame is his who chooses: God is blameless. Plato
[ Blame Blameless Chooses God His]
I believe the accepted model of capitalism that demands endless growth deserves the blame for the destruction of nature, and it should be displaced. Failing that, I try to work with those companies and help them change the way they think about our resources. Yvon Chouinard
[ Accepted Believe Blame Capitalism Change Companies Demands Deserves Destruction Displaced Endless Failing Growth Help Model Nature Our Resources Should Them Think Those Try Way Work]
The man who builds a factory builds a temple, that the man who works there worships there, and to each is due, not scorn and blame, but reverence and praise. Calvin Coolidge
[ Blame Builds Due Each Factory Man Praise Reverence Scorn Temple Works Worships]
The man who can smile when things go wrong has thought of someone else he can blame it on. Robert Bloch
[ Blame Else Go Man Smile Someone Things Thought Wrong]
I've slept with a couple of people and made some poor choices and put things in jeopardy with... what I was happy with, and that's my own fault. I've got no one else to blame about that stuff. Shane Warne
[ Blame Choices Couple Else Fault Got Happy Jeopardy Made Own Poor Put Slept Some Stuff Things]
Oh! blame not the bard. Thomas More
[ Blame Oh]
When you blame others, you give up your power to change. Robert Anthony
[ Blame Change Give Others Power Up Your]
I can not, therefore, see how this can be imputed as a crime, or how any of the king's ministers can be blamed for his doing what the public has no concern in; for if the public be well and faithfully served it has no business to ask by whom. Robert Walpole
[ Any Ask Blamed Business Concern Crime Doing Faithfully His How Imputed King Ministers Public See Served Therefore Well Whom]
Take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame. Erica Jong
[ Blame Hands Happens Life Own Take Terrible Thing Your]
Inside a religious body you get sects and hierarchies, inside an information network you get bazaars and cathedrals, it is the same, call them what you like. They survive by pointing the finger of blame at each other. Mary Douglas
[ Blame Body Call Cathedrals Each Finger Get Hierarchies Information Inside Network Other Pointing Religious Same Sects Survive Them]
To err is human - and to blame it on a computer is even more so. Robert Orben Computers
[ Blame Computer Err Even Human More]
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame. Bertrand Russell
[ Blame Choose Democracy Get Man Process Which]
Ninety percent of politics is deciding whom to blame. Meg Greenfield
[ Blame Deciding Ninety Percent Politics Whom]
Mr. Chairman, the price for continuing this war is too high, not only in budgetary terms, but in American lives, Iraqi civilian casualties blamed on America and in the steady increase in the terrorist ranks that this war is provoking around the globe. John Conyers
[ America American Around Blamed Budgetary Casualties Chairman Civilian Continuing Globe High Increase Iraqi Lives Mr Only Price Provoking Ranks Steady Terms Terrorist Too War]
When your future arrives, will you blame your past? Robert Half
[ Arrives Blame Future Past Will Your]
I think in the wake of Katrina, the Coast Guard may well have been the only entity or agency that came out of that exercise free of fault and free of blame. Howard Coble
[ Agency Been Blame Came Coast Entity Exercise Fault Free Guard Katrina May Only Out Think Wake Well]
I think it's very important that you make your own decision about what you are. Therefore you're responsible for your actions, so you don't blame other people. Prince William
[ Actions Blame Decision Important Make Other Own Responsible Therefore Think Very Your]
The dream doesn't lie in victimization or blame; it lies in hard work, determination and a good education. Alphonso Jackson
[ Blame Determination Dream Education Good Hard Lie Lies Victimization Work]
Life is to blame for everything. Robert Musil
[ Blame Everything Life]
The more I use a matrix, the easier I make it to blame someone else. Mark V. Hurd
[ Blame Easier Else Make Matrix More Someone Use]
Every man is the architect of his own life. He builds it just the way he wants it. However, after he has built what he wants, he sometimes decides that he doesn't like what he has built and looks for someone or something to blame instead of changing himself. Sydney Madwed
[ After Architect Blame Builds Built Changing Decides Every Himself His However Instead Just Life Looks Man Own Someone Something Sometimes Wants Way]
If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it; blame yourself that you are not poet enough to call forth its riches; for the Creator, there is no poverty. Rainer Maria Rilke
[ Blame Call Creator Daily Enough Forth Life Poet Poor Poverty Riches Seems Your Yourself]
Don't blame the marketing department. The buck stops with the chief executive. John D. Rockefeller
[ Blame Buck Chief Department Executive Marketing Stops]
Any party which takes credit for the rain must not be surprised if its opponents blame it for the drought. Dwight Morrow
[ Any Blame Credit Drought Must Opponents Party Rain Surprised Takes Which]
The secret thoughts of a man run over all things, holy, profane, clean, obscene, grave, and light, without shame or blame. Thomas Hobbes
[ Blame Clean Grave Holy Light Man Obscene Over Profane Run Secret Shame Things Thoughts Without]
All men and women have an equal need for love. When these needs are not fulfilled it is easy to have our feelings hurt, for which we blame our partner. John Gray
[ Blame Easy Equal Feelings Fulfilled Hurt Love Men Need Needs Our Partner These Which Women]
Luck's always to blame. Jean de La Fontaine
[ Always Blame Luck]
Blame heaped on planners and those said to be responsible for unreliable intelligence. Thomas Smith
[ Blame Heaped Intelligence Planners Responsible Said Those Unreliable]
We live in a society that blames everybody else for what's wrong. Max Cannon
[ Blames Else Everybody Live Society Wrong]
If there ever was a religious war full of terror, it was the crusades. But you can't blame Christianity because a few adventurers did this. That's my message. Moustapha Akkad
[ Adventurers Because Blame Christianity Crusades Did Ever Few Full Message Religious Terror War]
Everybody blames the culture without taking responsibility. James Levine
[ Blames Culture Everybody Responsibility Taking Without]
I envy people who drink - at least they know what to blame everything on. Oscar Levant
[ Blame Drink Envy Everything Know Least]
Your life is the fruit of your own doing. You have no one to blame but yourself. Joseph Campbell
[ Blame Doing Fruit Life Own Your Yourself]
It is unfair to blame man too fiercely for being pugnacious; he learned the habit from Nature. Christopher Morley
[ Being Blame Fiercely Habit Learned Man Nature Too Unfair]
The superior man blames himself. The inferior man blames others. Don Shula
[ Blames Himself Inferior Man Others Superior]
You don't attack the grunts of Vietnam; you blame the theory behind the war. Nobody who fought in that war was at fault. It was the war itself that was at fault. It's the same thing with psychotherapy. James Hillman
[ Attack Behind Blame Fault Fought Grunts Itself Nobody Psychotherapy Same Theory Thing Vietnam War]
The older you get, the more you realize you're drifting toward a direction, and sometimes your significant other drifts into an opposite direction. You can't blame anybody for it. Dido Armstrong
[ Anybody Blame Direction Drifting Drifts Get Into More Older Opposite Other Realize Significant Sometimes Toward Your]
When a pile of cups is tottering on the edge of the table and you warn that they will crash to the ground, in South Africa you are blamed when that happens. Desmond Tutu
[ Africa Blamed Crash Cups Edge Ground Happens Pile South Table Warn Will]
History is the story of events, with praise or blame. Cotton Mather
[ Blame Events History Praise Story]
To err is human. To blame someone else is politics. Hubert H. Humphrey
[ Blame Else Err Human Politics Someone]
It is far easier for a woman to lead a blameless life than it is for a man; all she has to do is to avoid sexual intercourse like the plague. Angela Carter
[ Avoid Blameless Easier Far Intercourse Lead Life Man Plague Sexual She Than Woman]
People always blame the girl; she should have said no. A monosyllable, but conventional wisdom has always been that boys can't manage it. Anna Quindlen
[ Always Been Blame Boys Conventional Girl Manage Said She Should Wisdom]
It is no use to blame the looking glass if your face is awry. Nikolai Gogol
[ Awry Blame Face Glass Looking Use Your]
Turning back the pages of my sweet shattered dream, I wonder if she'll ever do the same; And the thing that I call living is just being satisfied With knowing I've got no one left to blame. Gordon Lightfoot
[ Back Being Blame Call Dream Ever Got Just Knowing Left Living Pages Same Satisfied Shattered She Sweet Thing Turning Wonder]
I'm not trying to say that it never hurt or that I never felt its sting, but I can honestly say that I never blamed anybody for racism. I have considered it more of a manifestation of humanity's problem rather than my personal problem. Robert Guillaume
[ Anybody Blamed Considered Felt Honestly Humanity Hurt Manifestation More Never Personal Problem Racism Rather Say Sting Than Trying]
I don't blame my own parents for the way I grew up, as quite often there is little choice in these issues. Peter Garrett
[ Blame Choice Grew Issues Little Often Own Parents Quite These Up Way]
If one man is representing India in cricket, then yes, blame that person when things go wrong. Sachin Tendulkar
[ Blame Cricket Go India Man Person Representing Then Things Wrong Yes]
Blame is just a lazy person's way of making sense of chaos. Doug Coupland
[ Blame Chaos Just Lazy Making Person Sense Way]
I've never been a fan of presidents who place blame on their predecessors or who accept credit for events that couldn't have been engineered so soon in their tenure. Kathleen Parker
[ Accept Been Blame Credit Engineered Events Fan Never Place Predecessors Presidents Soon Tenure Their]
Mark Winchester has left the band. He's decided that he's tired of the road and just wants to concentrate on his career in Nashville. I don't blame him at all. He'll certainly be missed. Brian Setzer
[ Band Blame Career Certainly Concentrate Decided Him His Just Left Mark Missed Nashville Road Tired Wants Winchester]
Education begins at home. You can't blame the school for not putting into your child what you don't put into him. Geoffrey Holder
[ Begins Blame Child Education Him Home Into Put Putting School Your]
In passing, also, I would like to say that the first time Adam had a chance he laid the blame on a woman. Nancy Astor
[ Adam Also Blame Chance First Had Laid Passing Say Time Woman Would]
The manager is to be blamed who distributes parts to his players which they are unable to act. Franz Schubert
[ Act Blamed Distributes His Manager Parts Players Unable Which]
The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny. Albert Ellis
[ Best Blame Control Decide Destiny Ecology Life Mother Ones Own President Problems Realize Them Which Years Your]
Don't blame the messenger because the message is unpleasant. Kenneth Starr
[ Because Blame Message Messenger Unpleasant]
I'm the one who gets called up about a problem. I'm the one who gets called up about the street lighting and the abandoned car. I'm the one who gets blamed if the police don't arrive. I'm the one they blame if a city truck is broken down. Richard M. Daley
[ Abandoned Arrive Blame Blamed Broken Called Car City Down Gets Lighting Police Problem Street Truck Up]
Your dear baby has died innocent and blameless, and has been called away by an all wise and merciful Creator, most probably from a life to misery and misfortune, and most certainly to one of happiness and bliss. George Mason
[ Away Baby Been Blameless Bliss Called Certainly Creator Dear Died Happiness Innocent Life Merciful Misery Misfortune Most Probably Wise Your]
It's not the drinking to be blamed, but the excess. John Selden
[ Blamed Drinking Excess]
Praise or blame has but a momentary effect on the man whose love of beauty in the abstract makes him a severe critic on his own works. John Keats
[ Abstract Beauty Blame Critic Effect Him His Love Makes Man Momentary Own Praise Severe Whose Works]
Yet we act as if simple cause and effect is at work. We push to find the one simple reason things have gone wrong. We look for the one action, or the one person, that created this mess. As soon as we find someone to blame, we act as if we've solved the problem. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Act Action Blame Cause Created Effect Find Gone Look Mess Person Problem Push Reason Simple Solved Someone Soon Things Work Wrong Yet]
The search for someone to blame is always successful. Robert Half
[ Always Blame Search Someone Successful]
I imagine a lot of people tune in simply to watch reporters get bitch-slapped by Mother Nature, and frankly, who can blame them? Anderson Cooper
[ Blame Frankly Get Imagine Lot Mother Nature Reporters Simply Them Tune Watch]
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot. Alexander Pope
[ Blameless Forgetting Forgot Happy How Lot World]
It's very difficult to photograph an opera. And they messed up on it. It just wasn't there. And I don't blame the Gershwins for taking it away. Of course, if they had gotten the original company to have done it, it would have been very good. Cab Calloway
[ Away Been Blame Company Course Difficult Done Good Gotten Had Just Messed Opera Original Photograph Taking Up Very Would]
It is more difficult to praise rightly than to blame. Thomas Fuller
[ Blame Difficult More Praise Rightly Than]
So I don't blame Boies for the decision of the Court at all. Vincent Bugliosi
[ Blame Court Decision]
Don't blame the boss. He has enough problems. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Blame Boss Enough Problems]
Democracy is a process by which people are free to choose the man who will get the blame. Laurence J. Peter
[ Blame Choose Democracy Free Get Man Process Which Will]
Why should we think upon things that are lovely? Because thinking determines life. It is a common habit to blame life upon the environment. Environment modifies life but does not govern life. The soul is stronger than its surroundings. William James
[ Because Blame Common Determines Does Environment Govern Habit Life Lovely Should Soul Stronger Surroundings Than Things Think Thinking Upon Why]
I blame it on Walt Disney, where animals are given human qualities. People don't understand that a wild animal is not something that is nice to pat. It can seriously harm you. James Cameron
[ Animal Animals Blame Disney Given Harm Human Nice Pat Qualities Seriously Something Understand Walt Where Wild]
Think how many blameless lives are brightened by the blazing indiscretions of other people. Pope Paul VI
[ Blameless Blazing How Lives Many Other Think]
Democratic leaders always seem to blame America first. Ken Mehlman
[ Always America Blame Democratic First Leaders Seem]
The poorest parts of the world are by and large the places in which one can best view the worst of medicine and not because doctors in these countries have different ideas about what constitutes modern medicine. It's the system and its limitations that are to blame. Paul Farmer
[ Because Best Blame Constitutes Countries Different Doctors Ideas Large Limitations Medicine Modern Parts Places Poorest System These View Which World Worst]
If Obama fails to win reelection, let the blame be first laid at the door of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, who at a pivotal point threw gasoline on the flames by comparing angry American citizens to Nazis. Camille Paglia
[ American Angry Blame Citizens Comparing Door Fails First Flames Gasoline House Laid Nancy Obama Obama Pelosi Pivotal Point Speaker Threw Win]
Blame is for God and small children. Dustin Hoffman
[ Blame Children God Small]
The divorce was rough on all of us. I don't blame Hollywood for my family's problems. But having all of it reported in the press made it more of an ordeal. Kieran Culkin
[ Blame Divorce Family Having Hollywood Made More Ordeal Press Problems Reported Rough Us]
I blame my mother for my poor sex life. All she told me was 'the man goes on top and the woman underneath.' For three years my husband and I slept in bunk beds. Joan Rivers
[ Beds Blame Bunk Goes Husband Life Man Mother Poor Sex She Slept Three Told Top Underneath Woman Years]
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. J. Michael Straczynski
[ Being Blame Capable Energy Enough Excuses Finding Getting Growing Line Lives Much Other Out Past Putting Spend Their Themselves Time Too]
When you are younger you get blamed for crimes you never committed and when you're older you begin to get credit for virtues you never possessed. It evens itself out. Casey Stengel
[ Begin Blamed Committed Credit Crimes Evens Get Itself Never Older Out Possessed Virtues Younger]
A man can fail many times, but he isn't a failure until he begins to blame somebody else. John Burroughs
[ Begins Blame Else Fail Failure Man Many Somebody Times Until]
I never blame myself when I'm not hitting. I just blame the bat and if it keeps up, I change bats. After all, if I know it isn't my fault that I'm not hitting, how can I get mad at myself? Yogi Berra
[ After Bat Bats Blame Change Fault Get Hitting How Just Keeps Know Mad Myself Never Up]
The only place that the left hasn't placed the blame is on their agenda, so some advice for our friends on that side of the aisle: that's where you've gotta look because that's what got you into this mess. Sarah Palin
[ Advice Agenda Aisle Because Blame Friends Got Gotta Hasn Into Left Look Mess Only Our Place Placed Side Some Their Where]
If at first you don't succeed, blame your parents. Marcelene Cox
[ Blame First Parents Succeed Your]
When it was over, I was so happy, I felt like crying. I wanted to win this one for Casey. After what I did in Brooklyn, he could have forgotten about me and who would blame him? But he gave me another chance and I'm grateful. Don Larsen
[ After Another Blame Brooklyn Casey Chance Could Crying Did Felt Forgotten Gave Grateful Happy Him Over Wanted Win Would]
I don't have any gnawing guilt over contributing to any unhappiness suffered by my husbands. They were as much to blame as I was. Hedy Lamarr
[ Any Blame Contributing Gnawing Guilt Husbands Much Over Suffered Unhappiness Were]
I resent the idea that people would blame the messenger for the message, rather than looking at the content of the message itself. Anita Hill
[ Blame Content Idea Itself Looking Message Messenger Rather Resent Than Would]
Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know thoroughly ones own virtues or powers are the characteristics of an excellent man. Saskya Pandita
[ Blame Characteristics Cheered Excellent Grieved Know Man Ones Own Powers Praise Thoroughly Virtues]
I never blamed Pinochet, or my torturers, or external circumstances. Fernando Flores
[ Blamed Circumstances External Never Torturers]
Now, so, if you want to blame someone for wasteful spending, the Republicans are in the majority. Chaka Fattah
[ Blame Majority Now Republicans Someone Spending Want Wasteful]
I pay no attention whatever to anybody's praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
[ Anybody Attention Blame Feelings Follow Own Pay Praise Simply Whatever]
No blame should attach to telling the truth. But it does, it does. Anita Brookner
[ Attach Blame Does Should Telling Truth]
These men were wrongfully rejected, the veterans. The fighting man should never have been blamed for Vietnam. Neil Sheehan
[ Been Blamed Fighting Man Men Never Rejected Should These Veterans Vietnam Were Wrongfully]
You don't think people would go on about my looks if I was No. 500 in the world instead of No.12, do you? Anyway, as I keep telling everyone, you can't blame me for looking like this on purpose. Anna Kournikova
[ Anyway Blame Everyone Go Instead Keep Looking Looks Purpose Telling Think World Would]
ACT and SAT each have their own parts of the country. The GRE has its lock on graduate admissions. And so, one could blame the companies, but really, economically, they have no incentive to change things very much because they're getting the business. Robert Sternberg
[ Act Admissions Because Blame Business Change Companies Could Country Each Economically Getting Graduate Incentive Lock Much Own Parts Really Sat Their Things Very]
Neither blame or praise yourself. Plutarch
[ Blame Neither Praise Yourself]
Often, city fathers blamed prostitutes for the disease, and some threatened to brand their cheeks with hot iron if they did not desist from their vices. Peter Lewis Allen
[ Blamed Brand Cheeks City Desist Did Disease Fathers Hot Iron Often Some Their Threatened Vices]
The Times has much less power than you think. I believe we attribute power to the media generally that it simply doesn't have. It's very convenient to blame the media, the same way we blame television for everything that's going wrong in society. Michael Pollan
[ Attribute Believe Blame Convenient Everything Generally Going Less Media Much Power Same Simply Society Television Than Think Times Very Way Wrong]
The US military still blames the media for stories and images that turned the American public against the war in Vietnam. Bruce Jackson
[ Against American Blames Images Media Military Public Still Stories Turned Us Vietnam War]
I have always been willing to take the blame for the things I have done. Lillie Langtry
[ Always Been Blame Done Take Things Willing]
I really can't blame anyone but myself, because I didn't have to deliver the album. But when you get caught up in the gas, and you're young, and there's so much helium going on around you, you can't decipher the real end. Pras Michel
[ Album Anyone Around Because Blame Caught Decipher Deliver End Gas Get Going Helium Much Myself Real Really Up Young]
Our nation was created in ways that allow human potential to prosper, and it created the greatest nation for people in the history of humanity. Now Obama is dismantling it, because he has no appreciation for our greatness. In fact, he resents it. He blames this country for whatever evils he sees around the world. Rush Limbaugh
[ Allow Appreciation Around Because Blames Country Created Dismantling Evils Fact Greatest Greatness History Human Humanity Nation Now Obama Obama Our Potential Prosper Resents Sees Ways Whatever World]
A lot of comedians, when they have a bad gig, will blame everything but themselves. They'll blame the crowd, or the room was wrong, it had a weird vibe, or the promoter promoted a weird atmosphere. Allan Carr
[ Atmosphere Bad Blame Comedians Crowd Everything Gig Had Lot Promoted Promoter Room Themselves Vibe Weird Will Wrong]
My friend Jerry Falwell was the one who said it, and he was a guest on my show, and it's hard to take the blame for everybody who shows up on your show. Pat Robertson
[ Blame Everybody Friend Guest Hard Jerry Said Show Shows Take Up Your]
I like to praise and reward loudly, to blame quietly. Catherine II
[ Blame Loudly Praise Quietly Reward]
Jewish villages were built in the place of Arab villages. You do not even know the names of these Arab villages, and I do not blame you because geography books no longer exist. Moshe Dayan
[ Arab Because Blame Books Built Even Exist Geography Jewish Know Longer Names Place These Villages Were]
And so we go over the cliff fiscally, and our Republican friends try to pin the blame on discretionary domestic spending, including spending for security. We pass budget resolutions that fall far short. David E. Price
[ Blame Budget Cliff Discretionary Domestic Fall Far Fiscally Friends Go Including Our Over Pass Pin Republican Resolutions Security Short Spending Try]
I blame myself more so because I hung a curve. If you want to point a finger, point it at me. David Wells
[ Because Blame Curve Finger Hung More Myself Point Want]
Do not blame anybody for your mistakes and failures. Bernard Baruch
[ Anybody Blame Failures Mistakes Your]
When you cease to exist, then who will you blame? Bob Dylan
[ Blame Cease Exist Then Will]
We will that all men know we blame not all the lords, nor all those that are about the king's person, nor all gentlemen nor yeomen, nor all men of law, nor all bishops, nor all priests, but all such as may be found guilty by just and true inquiry and by the law. Jack Cade
[ Bishops Blame Found Gentlemen Guilty Inquiry Just King Know Law Lords May Men Nor Person Priests Such Those True Will]
The anger that appears to be building up between the sexes becomes more virulent with every day that passes. And far from women taking the blame... the fact is that men are invariably portrayed as the bad guys. Being a good man is like being a good Nazi. Dave Thomas
[ Anger Appears Bad Becomes Being Between Blame Building Day Every Fact Far Good Guys Invariably Man Men More Passes Portrayed Sexes Taking Up Virulent Women]
Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future. John F. Kennedy Politics
[ Accept Answer Blame Democratic Fix Future Our Own Past Republican Responsibility Right Seek Us]
The sad souls of those who lived without blame and without praise. Dante Alighieri
[ Blame Lived Praise Sad Souls Those Without]
I've criticized President Bush for his failure to use his veto pen. There's plenty of blame to go around. The question is how to solve problems. It's not bailouts. What made America great? Free markets, free enterprise, manufacturing, job creation. That's how we're gonna do it, not by enlarging government. Scott Brown
[ America Around Blame Bush Creation Criticized Enlarging Enterprise Failure Free Go Gonna Government Great His How Job Made Manufacturing Markets Pen Plenty President Problems Question Solve Use Veto]
Yes the Jews do many foul things and they distort our foreign policy but not everything that goes bad can be blamed on the Jews. Tom Metzger
[ Bad Blamed Distort Everything Foreign Foul Goes Jews Many Our Policy Things Yes]
People blame me because these water mains break, but I ask you, if the water mains didn't break, would it be my responsibility to fix them then? Marion Berry
[ Ask Because Blame Break Fix Responsibility Them Then These Water Would]
You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame. Erica Jong
[ Blame Hands Happens Life Own Take Terrible Thing Your]
The only thing that frightens me a little is when I'm called Kevin rather than Fred, but that's how people have known me for so many years. So, I can't really blame them. Fred Savage
[ Blame Called Fred Frightens How Kevin Known Little Many Only Rather Really Than Them Thing Years]
I don't believe in astrology. The only stars I can blame for my failures are those that walk about the stage. Noel Coward
[ Astrology Believe Blame Failures Only Stage Stars Those Walk]
I do not believe we can blame genetics for adultery, homosexuality, dishonesty and other character flaws. Jerry Falwell
[ Adultery Believe Blame Character Dishonesty Flaws Genetics Homosexuality Other]
If Romeo and Juliet make a tragedy of it nowadays, they have only to blame their own mismanagement, for the world is with them as it has never been before, and all sensible fathers and mothers know it. Richard Le Gallienne
[ Been Before Blame Fathers Juliet Know Make Mismanagement Mothers Never Nowadays Only Own Romeo Sensible Their Them Tragedy World]
People blame their environment. There is only one person to blame - and only one - themselves. Robert Collier Environmental
[ Blame Environment Only Person Their Themselves]
We must question the story logic of having an all-knowing all-powerful God, who creates faulty Humans, and then blames them for his own mistakes. Gene Roddenberry
[ All-Powerful Blames Creates Faulty God Having His Humans Logic Mistakes Must Own Question Story Them Then]
An excuse becomes an obstacle in your journey to success when it is made in place of your best effort or when it is used as the object of the blame. Bo Bennett
[ Becomes Best Blame Effort Excuse Journey Made Object Obstacle Place Success Used Your]
I would rather do twenty TV series than go through what I went through under that Rank contract I signed a few years ago for which I blame no one but myself. Patrick McGoohan
[ Ago Blame Contract Few Go Myself Rank Rather Series Signed Than Through Tv Twenty Under Went Which Would Years]
We've had Audrey Hepburn, we've had Twiggy, we've had Veruschka, we've had Kate Moss. I'm trying to figure out why I am to blame for skinniness. Rachel Zoe
[ Am Audrey Blame Figure Had Hepburn Kate Moss Out Trying Why]
I decided I was going to give up singing and concentrate on acting, and a result of that, I didn't do another film for two to three years, and I don't blame it on anybody but myself. Bobby Darin
[ Acting Another Anybody Blame Concentrate Decided Film Give Going Myself Result Singing Three Two Up Years]
For if you do, then shouldn't we blame the whole fraternity system? And if the whole fraternity system is guilty, then isn't this an indictment of our educational institutions in general? I put it to you, Greg - isn't this an indictment of our entire American society? Tim Matheson
[ American Blame Educational Entire Fraternity General Greg Guilty Indictment Institutions Our Put Society System Then Whole]
The Muslim world and its subset the countries of the Middle East have been left behind in the marathon of political, economic and human development. For that, there is a tendency to blame others as the primary cause. Recep Tayyip Erdogan
[ Been Behind Blame Cause Countries Development East Economic Human Left Marathon Middle Muslim Others Political Primary Subset Tendency World]
I started recording because I was always complaining about the records that I was getting of my songs. At least if I did them and messed them up, I wouldn't have anyone else to blame. Randy Newman
[ Always Anyone Because Blame Complaining Did Else Getting Least Messed Recording Records Songs Started Them Up]
If people don't like Marxism, they should blame the British Museum. Mikhail Gorbachev
[ Blame British Marxism Museum Should]
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
[ Blame Credit Good His Leader Less Little More Share Takes Than]
Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know thoroughly one's own virtues or powers are the characteristics of an excellent man. Satchel Paige
[ Blame Characteristics Cheered Excellent Grieved Know Man Own Powers Praise Thoroughly Virtues]
Are we to say that any individual who's on steroids that has an angry moment is due to steroids? What about the individual who gets angry and kills someone who's not on steroids? What do we blame it on now? Jose Canseco
[ Angry Any Blame Due Gets Individual Kills Moment Now Say Someone Steroids]
I call the discourse of power any discourse that engenders blame, hence guilt, in its recipient. Roland Barthes
[ Any Blame Call Discourse Engenders Guilt Hence Power Recipient]
I moved further and further away from mass entertainment. The sexual element became increasingly sinister and bizarre. Don't blame me! The bastards drove me to it! They all backed off after that! Robert Crumb
[ After Away Backed Bastards Became Bizarre Blame Drove Element Entertainment Further Increasingly Mass Moved Off Sexual Sinister]
It takes two hands to clap! I cannot be solely blamed for what happened in my relationships! If things soured, it happened because of both parties. Not just me! Akshay Kumar
[ Because Blamed Both Cannot Clap Hands Happened Just Parties Relationships Solely Takes Things Two]
We believe that to err is human. To blame it on someone else is politics. Hubert H. Humphrey
[ Believe Blame Else Err Human Politics Someone]
If the Barbarians are destroyed, who will we then be able to blame for the bad things? Angela Carter
[ Able Bad Barbarians Blame Destroyed Then Things Will]
Washington, D.C., has a much greater risk than Manchester, N.H. They both need some level of funding, but they ought not to be done per capita. Congress is to blame for some of this. Warren Rudman
[ Blame Both Capita Congress Done Funding Greater Level Manchester Much Need Ought Per Risk Some Than Washington]
My parents are really well intended, and I think their way of dealing with things is denial and guilt. Nobody wanted to talk about it. But all I did was blame myself. Teri Hatcher
[ Blame Dealing Denial Did Guilt Intended Myself Nobody Parents Really Talk Their Things Think Wanted Way Well]
Can you blame them? We have to filter so much information these days. But it does make it difficult for an artist. I'm 46 years old now. I've had a lot of life experience and my voice has changed. People who expect the same old me are bound to be disappointed. Kathy Mattea
[ Artist Blame Bound Changed Days Difficult Disappointed Does Expect Experience Filter Had Information Life Lot Make Much Now Old Same Them These Voice Years]