I Am Sorry Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old i am sorry quotes, i am sorry sayings, and i am sorry proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


When you forgive, you free your soul. But when you say I’m sorry, you free two souls.     

Donald L. Hicks

Apologies aren’t meant to change the past, they are meant to change the future.     

Kevin Hancock

Be the hero of hearts; learn to say I’m sorry.     

Richelle E. Goodrich

Saying sorry to someone is hard… but putting your pride down for someone is the hardest.     

Cristina Orante

Saying ‘I’m sorry’ is saying ‘I love you’ with a wounded heart in one hand and your smothered pride in the other.     

Richelle E. Goodrich

When you realize you’ve made a mistake, make amends immediately. It’s easier to eat crow while it’s still warm.     

Dan Heist

Apology doesn’t mean that you were wrong, or other person was right. Its mean that your relationship is valuable than your ego.     

Ain Eineziz

Sorry’ is, indeed, one of the most difficult and most powerful words in the English language, provided one can feel and say it at the same time.     

Uday Mukerji

Never ruin an apology with an excuse.     

Benjamin Franklin

The art of a sincere and heartfelt apology is one of the greatest skills you will ever learn.     

Jeanette LeBlanc

You can always say sorry but the real apology is when you hear the sadness in their voice and see the look in their eyes. And you realize that they have hurt themselves just as much.     

Kid Cudi

An apology can be a wonderful thing so long as it is infrequent and from the heart. However, beware of the person who justifies bad behavior with apologies. For them it is a means to an end, and quite often at your expense.     

Gary Hopkins

Life becomes easier when you learn to accept an apology you never got.     

Robert Brault

A genuine apology is like an eleventh-hour rain on a dusty crop. Grossly overdue, but miraculously just in time.     

Jacqueline A Bussie

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

Saying sorry doesn't mean there isn't guilt & forgiving doesn't mean that the pain is gone.     

Harriet Morgan

I’m not very good at saying sorry, but I apologize.     

Chris Kurtz

Truly saying sorry is never easy to do, and when you are, you just hope it’s not too late.     

Justin Tranter

More people should apologize, and more people should accept apologies when sincerely made.     

Greg LeMond

I’m sorry.’ The two most inadequate words in the English language.     

Beth Revis

Just say 'I’m sorry.' It’s not a tongue twister. It does not need repeating multiple times. The phrase is simple and short, easy to articulate. And the last time I checked, it sounded just as good—if not better—in a whisper. So just say it; say 'I’m sorry.'     

Richelle E. Goodrich

It is incredible how many hurts can be healed by the two words, ‘I’m sorry.     

Matshona Dhliwayo

Apology is not about saying I’m sorry, but it is about the meaning you put behind the apology and admitting that you are the wrong part.     

Unarine Ramaru

The words are all gone, the time's been too long but it's not too late to say I'm sorry to a friend     

Edwin McCain

Any good apology has 3 parts: First, I’m sorry. Second, It’s my fault. Third, What can I do to make it right? Most people forget the third part.     

Anonymous

Chocolate says "I'm sorry" so much better than words.     

Rachel Vincent

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

Douglas Horton

Too often they don't realize what they have until it's gone. ...they're too stubborn to say, 'Sorry, I was wrong' they hurt the ones closest to their hearts, and we let the most foolish things tear us apart     

Marilyn Monroe