Shame Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Guilt is feeling bad about what you have done; shame is feeling bad about who you are – all it is, is muddling up things you have done with who you are.
– Marcus Brigstocke
Don’t feel shame for failing but for not trying.
Shame is not what other people can do to you, instead it is what you let it.
I am not ashamed of my grandparents for having been slaves. I am only ashamed of myself for having at one time being ashamed.
– Ralph Ellison
The more things a man is ashamed of, the more respectable he is.
– George Bernard Shaw
I think everybody’s weird. We should all celebrate our individuality and not be embarrassed or ashamed of it.
– Johnny Depp
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.
– Benjamin Franklin
The only shame is to have none.
– Blaise Pascal
If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero
If we can share our story with someone who responds with empathy and understanding, shame can’t survive.
– Brene Brown
Shame is always easier to handle if you have someone to share it with.
– Craig Thompson