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Quotes of remorse

  1. I do not feel remorse Everybody makes mistakes in war. – Abu Abbas
  2. I would far rather feel remorse than know how to define it. – Thomas Kempis
  3. Show business is the best possible therapy for remorse – Anita Loos
  4. Remorse for what? You people have done everything in the world to me. Doesn't that give me equal right? – Charles Manson
  5. Remorse beholding heaven and feeling hell. – George A. Moore
  6. It really is a day job, and it also seems to have virtually disappeared -with no remorse really. It gives me more time to paint. – Martin Mull
  7. I think remorse ought to stop biting the consciences that feed it. – Ogden Nash
  8. One man's remorse is another man's reminiscence. – Ogden Nash
  9. Remorse is a violent dyspepsia of the mind. – Ogden Nash
  10. I cannot show remorse because I do not believe I am guilty. – Lyn Nofziger
  11. On the throne, one has many worries; and remorse is the one that weighs the least. – Jean Racine
  12. Never feel remorse for what you have thought about your wife; she has thought much worse things about you. – Jean Rostand

Usage examples for remorse

  1. She was half mad with remorse and all that. – Her Weight in Gold by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. " In spite of one's self, one feels remorse – The Wandering Jew, Book II. by Eugene Sue
  3. It seemed to me at that moment that I had never loved him enough, and the grief at his loss mingled itself with something like remorse – French and Oriental Love in a Harem by Mario Uchard
  4. That night remorse kept the girl awake. – The Fugitive by Rabindranath Tagore
  5. In Edith this story served only to excite fresh grief and remorse – The Living Link by James De Mille
  6. He killed his son by mistake for somebody else, and gave himself up to the police in a fit of remorse – The Gadfly by E. L. Voynich
  7. You're here with me, and the world beyond, all others beside ourselves, everything which you call sin and fate and duty and remorse I know not. – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
  8. The dawn was welcome indeed, for with its appearance a calm came to my spirit; it is, the darkness which is terrible to a heart full of remorse – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  9. A sense of pity, largely touched with remorse comes over him, as he takes her hand, and says softly: 'You are better at last? – Doctor Cupid by Rhoda Broughton
  10. If he really felt any remorse at all- of which I am very dubious- he brought it upon himself. – Long Odds by Harold Bindloss
  11. Neale was suddenly seized with surprise and remorse – The U.P. Trail by Zane Grey
  12. The memory of all he had been content to sacrifice spoke to him like the sharp voice of remorse – Zanoni by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  13. Of grief and remorse – A Struggle for Rome, Vol. 2 (of 3) by Felix Dahn
  14. Constance looked after him with a shade of remorse – Jerry by Jean Webster
  15. Vengeance was satisfied, and remorse arrived as usual. – The Bushman Life in a New Country by Edward Wilson Landor
  16. Kenny walked away to the window, sick with remorse – Kenny by Leona Dalrymple
  17. And more, you know that when you do wrong you are haunted by remorse because you feel that you could have done right. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking
  18. The remorse stricken man, his own knees trembling under him, flew, in an agony of fear and self- reproach, for a doctor! – Peg Woffington by Charles Reade
  19. God knows my remorse when I heard it, and still I put off going for the child until Jake wrote me that the grandmother, too, had died, and added that it was not fitting for the little girl to be brought up with Crackers and negroes. – The Cromptons by Mary J. Holmes
  20. At least his conscience will be free from remorse – The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs