shame Quotes

In New York - whose subway trains in particular have been "tattooed" with an energy to put our own rude practitioners to shame - not an inch of free space is spared except that of advertisements.
 
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— Lyman Abbott
...to say...that Laetrile should not be continued to be used by those who are suffering from terminal cancer, I would have to hang my head in shame.
 
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— Luther L. Bohanon
Four things will shame the students of knowledge: Criticizing people, praising themselves, not teaching the knowledge,and not practicing what they know.
 
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— Luqman
There is no shame in black beauty.
 
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— Lupita Nyong'o
To Harald, may God forgive you and forgive me, too, but I prefer to take my life away and our baby's before I bring him with shame or killing him, Lupe. [Suicide note.]
 
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— Lupe Velez
It's a shame that creativity and sloth look exactly the same.
 
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— Louise Penny
When pride and presumption walk before, shame and loss follow very closely.
 
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— Louis XI of France
One of the misfortunes of our time is that in getting rid of false shame, we have killed off so much real shame as well.
 
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— Louis Kronenberger
I got a simple rule about everybody. If you don't treat me right - shame on you.
 
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— Louis Armstrong
If you still have to ask, shame on you
 
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— Louis Armstrong
When the enemy comes with shame and blame, tell him to go measure the distance from east to west and get back to you.
 
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— Louie Giglio
The thing about kids is that they don't have the broader perspective of what's happening on a national level. Anything that's going wrong in their world, they somehow assume is unique to them and they're somehow to blame. It turns into an issue of shame.
 
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— Lori Silverbush
Pleasure is the rock which most young people split upon; they launch out with crowded sails in quest of it, but without a compassto direct their course, or reason sufficient to steer the vessel; for want of which, pain and shame, instead of pleasure, are the returns of their voyage.
 
tags: people pain young pleasure shame
— Lord Chesterfield
I have family in Ponce. It's a shame that my grandfather passed and I wasn't able to be there with him.
 
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— Lloyd Banks
It was a source of shame for my family that I was in rock and roll, which is so blue-collar. It just isn't done. And I felt it, too.
 
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— Liz Phair
If reality TV has taught us anything, it's that you can't keep people with no shame down.
 
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— LIZ
False shame only is harmful.
 
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— Livy
The worst kind of shame is being ashamed of frugality or poverty.
 
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— Livy
I do choose to write for a living - in addition to writing plays. I no longer write sitcoms, and I no longer feel shame.
 
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— Lisa Loomer
So many people pass up older dogs, which is a shame. With an older dog, you know what you are getting.
 
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— Lisa Jakub
I thought of such Christian inventions as the ghetto and the Jewish badge of shame. The Nazis didn't have to go very far to pick up their know-how.
 
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— Lionel Blue
Indignation and determination are much more constructive emotions than shame and embarrassment. And feminism was this engine that turned one into the other.
 
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— Lindy West
Fool witch once, shame on you. Fool witch twice, oozing sores and an eternal rash in private areas.
 
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— Linda Wisdom
I'm not one to hide anything, but I don't feel the need to comment directly on [my relationships]... I think it would be a shame to not live in the moment and not enjoy everything that's happening in fear of other people's opinions.
 
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— Lily Collins
There is no shame in falling down but there is pride in getting back up.
 
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— Lilly Singh
I was beautiful. Now, because I am old, I take no shame in so saying.
 
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— Lillie Langtry
Ain't that a shame how they f-ck up ya name.
 
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— Lil Boosie
It's a sin to be rich, but it's a low down shame to be poor.
 
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— Lightnin' Hopkins
You see it is important to understand how damaged people don't always know how to say yes, or to choose the big thing, even when it is right in front of them. It's a shame we carry. The shame of wanting something good. The shame of feeling something good. The shame of not believing we deserve to stand in the same room in the same way as all those we admire. Big red As on our chests.
 
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— Lidia Yuknavitch
Uncovering secrets is apocalyptic in the simple sense (the Greek root means "an uncovering'). In this case, it lifts the shame covers. It allows articulation to enter where silence once ruled.
 
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— Lewis Hyde
It's a shame cars don't run on cognitive dissonance.
 
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— Lewis Black
We feel guilty for what we do. We feel shame for what we are.
 
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— Lewis B. Smedes
We feel properly embarrassed when we are caught doing something that makes us look inept, knuckleheaded, or inappropriate. Maybe the difference is this: we feel embarrassed because we look bad, and we feel shame because we think we are bad. When we are embarrassed, we feel socially foolish. When we are shamed, we feel morally unworthy.
 
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— Lewis B. Smedes
When I was writing the book, I thought "Who wants to hear another story about some actor who lost his way?" But my story is a little unique in that I realized when I was 14 years old that I was different. I think a lot of gay people use drugs and alcohol to quell that fear and shame - especially people of my age.
 
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— Leslie Jordan
Post-"‹wounded women know that postures of pain play into limited and outmoded conceptions of womanhood. Their hurt has a new native language spoken in several dialects: sarcastic, jaded, opaque; cool and clever. They guard against those moments when melodrama or self-"‹pity might split their careful seams of intellect, expose the shame of self-"‹absorption without self-"‹awareness.
 
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— Leslie Jamison
When a woman weeps, it is a man's shame.
 
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— Leonid Andreyev
Some Day Someone is going to pick up this book (The Bible) and believe it, and put us all to shame.
 
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— Leonard Ravenhill
Of course you don't want anybody to feel shame for their sexuality. But you also want to make it clear that a loud, a loud and proud approach to your sexuality at a young age isn't necessary to be a fully integrated person.
 
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— Lena Dunham
I've got a great life. It's a shame the work gets in the way of the golf, really.
 
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— Len Goodman
It's just that I am too old now to chase all the woman involved; which just seems a shame.
 
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— Lemmy Kilmister