Shame Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
But shame is like a wound that is never exposed and therefore never heals.
- Andreas Eschbach
And as long as you are in any way ashamed before yourself, you do not yet belong with us.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
It was a shameful thing that she had nothing of which to be ashamed.
- Philip José Farmer
There is no shame in not knowing your history, the shame lies in not finding out.
- Habeeb Akande
I am not ashamed to say that I am the son of a washerwoman.
- John Burns
If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
Shame is an unhappy emotion invented by pietists in order to exploit the human race.
- Blake Edwards
The public have neither shame or gratitude.
- William Hazlitt
I am ashamed of anyone who has eyes and still can’t see.
- Kathryn Lasky
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
- John Dryden
Acting is half shame, half glory. Shame at exhibiting yourself, glory when you can forget yourself.
- John Gielgud
Never be ashamed to write a melody that people remember.
- Burt Bacharach
It’s a shame in a way that people come and go with one album.
- Marc Almond
The political system, it’s a shame it’s a sham.
- Jarod Kintz
It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them.