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Remorse Quotes

Remorse is virtue's root; its fair increase are fruits of innocence and blessedness.

Author: William C. Bryant (1794-1878)

Profession: American Poet, Newspaper Editor

Remorse is the echo of a lost virtue.

Author: Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton (1803-1873)

Profession: British Novelist, Poet

Remorse begets reform.

Author: William Cowper (1731-1800)

Profession: British Poet

To be left alone, and face to face with my own crime, had been just retribution.

Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1819-1892)

Profession: American Poet

Remorse is regret that one waited so long to do it.

Author: H. L. Mencken (1880-1956)

Profession: American Editor, Author, Critic, Humorist

Remorse: beholding heaven and feeling hell.

Author: George Moore (1852-1933)

Profession: Irish Writer

One man's remorse is another man's reminiscence.

Author: Ogden Nash (1902-1971)

Profession: American Humorous Poet

Remorse is the pain of sin.

Author: Theodore Parker (1810-1860)

Profession: American Minister