50 I’m Sorry Quotes
Its unfortunate, but sometimes we may hurt the people that we really care about – even if we set out with the best intentions. Perhaps something that you said to bae was taken the wrong way, or maybe you said things that you didn’t mean to your girl friends in the heat of an argument. Whatever the scenario, here at girlterest we’ve come up with 50 quotes to help you apologize so they you guys can kiss, make up and put it all behind you.
1I wish I could be a better me, for you.
Perhaps it feels like no matter what you do, or how hard you try, you keep slipping up and making mistakes. This quote acknowledges that you know you are not perfect, and that you realise you have some faults, but that you’re working on improving.
2I’m not perfect, I make mistakes, I hurt people. But when I say sorry, I mean it.
Maybe you’ve apologized to someone and they haven’t accepted it yet, or they are accusing you of not being genuine. This quote lets them know that you truly are sorry for what you did.
3I made a mistake and I’m sorry, but I can’t keep apologizing for it. I have to forgive myself even if you don’t.
You’ve said that you’re sorry and you meant it. Of course, you feel bad about what happened but sadly you don’t have the power to go back in time and change things. There comes a point where the situation has to be put behind you both.
4If I could turn back time, rewind. If I could make it undone, I swear that I would. I would make it up to you.
It’s painful when we know that things would have been different had we not done something or acted in a different way. Although sadly that’s impossible, this quote lets them know just how much you wish you could change the past.
5I’m a big mess, and that’s the last thing you need right now… But this mess loves you endlessly.
When you are experiencing personal problems, you might feel that you are a lot for other people to deal with. This quote helps you acknowledge the problems, but also shows your appreciation towards those who support you.
6I’m sorry I hurt you, I’m sorry I did what I did, but I still love you with all my heart.
Let them know that despite what happened, they are still everything to you, and you regret upsetting them.
7I’m sorry. I’m so so sorry. I’m sorry I’ve got to be this way. But it hurts me more than you think. I wish it wasn’t like this anymore. Forgive me for being this way. I need help. I need comfort. Please just save me from myself.
Ok, it’s a little deep, but sometimes deep is necessary. If you’re struggling with some personal stuff and you wind up taking it out on others, this type of honest quote will help you discuss what you’re going through.
8I didn’t mean to ruin everything
It’s simple and to the point. You messed up, you acknowledge that it was your fault, and you want to make things better.
9Sometimes I want to go back in time and punch myself in the face.
Fix the situation and make them chuckle with this cute quote.
10Never ruin an apology with an excuse.
It’s true. If you start coming up with excuses and reasons why you did something, it kinda dilutes the apology don’t you think? Just acknowledge what you did, say sorry and be real. They’ll appreciate you for it.
11I really like you. A lot.
I know sometimes I mess up and do things that make it seem like I don’t care but trust me… You are my world.
Let them know precisely how much they mean to you. Sometimes it’s the people closest to us who are in the firing line when we are stressed or upset.
12Because I hurt you, I hurt me too. I’m sorry.
It’s a horrible thing, seeing the person you care about upset, and it can hurt you just as much as them.
13Angry is ugly, forgiveness is sexiness. Forgive me please?
This would be a super sweet and witty thing to say or text your special someone.
14I’m sorry I’m not an easy person to be with.
You have your flaws and your problems, and you are aware of those. However, you appreciate them standing by you.
15One of the worst feelings ever is not talking to you.
Let them know how much it pains you to be apart from them and have them mad at you.
16I saw the sadness in your eyes but I didn’t know what to say. I couldn’t think of anything to say that would take your pain away so I kept on saying in my head “I’m sorry. I’m sorry. I’m sorry.”
Sometimes when you know you’ve upset someone, and you really regret it. It feels like there simply aren’t enough words to express how bad you feel about what happened.
17I want to be in your life but I don’t deserve to be. I’m sorry.
You know that you did something that some may consider unforgivable, but you don’t want to risk losing them.
18Sometimes I put in so much effort and it all goes completely wrong.
When you’ve tried your best, but you’ve still made a mess of the situation somehow and you want to let them know that you started out with good intentions.
19Sorry for being such a mess.
You’re not in the best place right now and you didn’t intend to take your problems out on them.
20I’m sorry I pushed you away.
You needed some space to work a few things out but now you miss having them around and you feel so terrible for isolating yourself from them.
21If you can’t see the tears in my eyes, I plead you to feel the pain in my heart
Honest, romantic and super sweet!
22I’m sorry I let you down.
They had high expectations, and you feel like you disappointed them, or you simply weren’t enough.
23Everything I say comes out all wrong and I’m not trying to sound like this, I just don’t know how I’m supposed to communicate and I’m sorry and I hate myself and I try to change, I really do, but I just keep messing up.
Sometimes, you mean to say something, but you just can’t seem to get the message across right and express how you truly feel.
24I’m sorry to have caused you all this trouble.
A polite way to acknowledge the problems that have happened.
25I feel so ashamed that I showed my worst side to the best thing that has ever happened to me. I’m sorry…
Maybe you had an argument with Bae and its left you feeling terrible. Though remember that every couple argues from time to time, and you cannot be the best version of yourself 24/7.
26If you can’t see the tears in my eyes, I beg you to feel the pain in my heart.
You want to let them know exactly how awful you feel for upsetting them.
27I know you want to breakup, I know you’re tired of me, but I will not relent until my love, you finally see. I know you want to be apart, I know you’re sick of the fights. But I won’t rest until I make everything right…
When you are having a lot of arguments in your relationship, sometimes it can feel like it’s time to end it and throw in the towel, but every couple goes through a rough patch every now and again. You can work through it if you’re willing to fight for it.
28It was never my intention to hurt you or cause you pain. Destiny conspired to drive this wedge between us and all I want is this burden to be lifted. I’m sorry.
You regret how you made them feel every moment, and you’d give anything to make the situation go away.
29Although I know that you would never cheat on me, my jealousy got the better of me. I am sorry, my love.
When you think the world of someone, it’s easy to get jealous because they are so amazing that you are sure that other people are going to think they are amazing too, and maybe they’ll try to steal them away!
30For Him: I’m sorry sometimes I get a little jealous, thinking that someone else could make you happier than I could. I guess it’s my insecurities acting up. Because I know I’m not the prettiest, smartest, or most fun and exciting girl, but I do know that now matter how long and hard you look, you’ll never find somebody that loves you like I do.
When you think that someone is wonderful, it’s easy to feel like you’re not good enough, but remember that they wouldn’t be with you if they didn’t care about you.
31I’m sorry! I love you more than you will ever know
They’re your everything and upsetting them definitely wasn’t on your to-do list.
32My lies have been the dark clouds, but your forgiveness will be the silver lining…
You know you made a mistake, and now all you want more than anything else in the world is to put things right and for them to forgive you.
33I crave to see the smile on your face. I crave to be in your arms, my favorite place. I know what I did was totally wrong. But please forgive me baby, it’s been too long.
You just want things to be back to the way they used to be before this happened.
34I really hate saying sorry, but when I do, I honestly mean it.
The word “sorry” can seem so meaningless and insufficient when we want to apologize to someone. Sometimes it seems that we cannot stress enough how bad we feel about everything.
35I’m sorry for what I said when I was hungry.
It’s true that being hungry makes even the friendliest person grouchy! Make them laugh during your apology by chalking your bad mood up to your hunger.
36I’m sorry that I’m both your umbrella and the rain.
You know that you can both them protect them but also be the one to make them feel blue. You hope that in the future you will be only their umbrella.
37I took it all for granted, I’m sorry to say.
You didn’t realize what a good thing you had going until it ended, and you didn’t appreciate it as much as you should have.
38Sometimes I forget to love you like I should, but I’d never leave you – no, I never would.
Perhaps you feel that you haven’t been treating them as well as you should have been lately. It’s never too late to apologize and then make things better from this point on.
39I’m sorry I’m not good enough, but I tried to be
For those times that things just don’t work out, despite your best efforts.
40I’m sorry I’m not what you wanted.
Some things just aren’t meant to be.
41Please come back. I am sorry about what happened before.
It hurts so much that your actions are the reason that they are no longer around.
42If I ever hurt you, I’m sorry.
You realize that maybe you’ve not been treating the person you love, as nicely as you should and you want to let them know that you feel bad about the ways you’ve behaved in the past.
43Dear BFF, I’m sorry for what happened. You know I’m the stupid one. Forgive me and let’s have fun.
Love, your silly and stupid friend.
Acting cute is one way to apologize. Let them know that you simply weren’t thinking straight.
44I know you are angry at me, the sad look in your eyes I can see. I know you feel let down, I can sense hurt in your frown. I shouldn’t have lied to you, I realize. A friend like you, is my life’s prize. I am sorry…
You’ll never find another friend like your bff and you need to let them know just how much you value their friendship.
45I miss our conversations. I miss how we used to talk every minute of every day and how I was able to tell you everything that was on my mind.
Let them know how desperately you want them back in your life.
46Losing a best friend is like your heart melting from the core, you can’t do anything but cry and hope she will understand.
You need to stress just how upset you are without them and how much you want to make things right.
47Our friendship is too precious and I would never want to lose you by doing something irrational. I am sorry my words hurt you but I want you to know that it wasn’t intentional.
Sometimes we just blurt things out without thinking them through, but we hope our foolishness doesn’t cost us a friendship.
48Sorry I’ve been a pain.
You know you’ve annoyed them or been a little much to handle, but you know you can improve from now on.
49I’m sorry for your loss… I wish I was able to help.
Sometimes life is cruel. It pains us to see someone we care about upset, and we can feel so helpless knowing that there’s not really much we can do.
50When you lose a loved one, you gain an angel whose name you know. I’m sorry for your lost.
They have to be out there somewhere, looking out for them and watching how they do.
51Nothing can ever heal the pain of losing a loved one, but it’s the memories that keep you going. May you find comfort in them.
Remind them to look back on the happy times and the happy memories that they made with their loved one to help them through this difficult time.
52When I make a mistake, I know it. I feel it. I tear myself apart. I lose sleep. I don’t stop thinking about it. So when I say I’m sorry, Know that I mean it. I’m my own toughest critic.If I make a mistake, I own it.
If you make a mistake, you want to show others that you own it and take responsibility for your actions.