I’m Sorry – Two Words That Can Change Someone’s Life


If you knew you were going to die soon and had only one “I’m sorry” phone call you could make, who would you call?  And why are you waiting?

  • When you realize you’ve made a mistake, make amends immediately.  It’s easier to eat crow while it’s still warm.  ~Dan Heist
  • An apology is a good way to have the last word.  ~Author Unknown
  • Keep your words soft and tender because tomorrow you may have to eat them.  ~Author Unknown
  • An apology is the superglue of life.  It can repair just about anything.  ~Lynn Johnston
  • In some families, please is described as the magic word.  In our house, however, it was sorry.  ~Margaret Laurence
  • Never ruin an apology with an excuse.  ~Kimberly Johnson
  • Apology is a lovely perfume; it can transform the clumsiest moment into a gracious gift.  ~Margaret Lee Runbeck
  • For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.  ~Author Unknown
  • The most important trip you may take in life is meeting people halfway.  ~Henry Boye

4 thoughts on “I’m Sorry – Two Words That Can Change Someone’s Life

  1. I really like the quote about losing 60 secons of happiness. I have never heard those words of wisdom. One should also never end an apology with the word “but”…

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