If someone sincerely apologizes to you, do you lose a little respect for them because they come off weak?
- - Mé -Lv 72 months agoFavorite Answer
Of course not. Apologizing is not "being weak" it's accepting that you did wrong and you want to be better and maintain a relationship w the person you hurt.
- FoofaLv 71 month ago
No. Because I recognize that it takes more courage to admit you were wrong than to defend a spurious position.
- KENNETH DLv 71 month ago
no it takes character to admit you are wrog and apologise
- 1 month ago
Heck no! More like respect for them having the courage to say sorry. Many don’t
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- charlatanLv 71 month ago
only the strong have the strength to apologise.
- 2 months ago
It's absolutely not a sign of weakness in my eyes. I would gain so much more respect from someone who is sincerely apologetic. They must have thought you were a good enough friend to step forward to take time to think about how you might feel in needing that apologie
- Alan HLv 72 months ago
A sincere apology is a sign of strength.
Losing respect for that is a mark of weakness
- Anonymous2 months ago
No, quite the opposite, it is when they fail to apologize that I see them as weak individuals. Sneakiness isn't cool, it's just lacking the balls to face the problem.
- I'm That MexicanLv 52 months ago
No, humility is a rare virtue these days.