"It is, look it's hard to be portrayed in the opposite of what you are," an emotional McGuire told his Triple M radio audience.
"I know I've made the blue yesterday and I've explained the whole situation.
"But look it is, it's really hard, but it's good to hear that maybe you know somewhere along the journey you've done something right as well.
"If I'm feeling it this morning, I can only imagine what Adam Goodes has felt all his life, and Harry O'Brien, and that's why I'm not going to turn this into the Wailing Wall for me.
McGuire had earlier said he will consider standing down as Collingwood president while the AFL goes through its racial vilification process.