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However much I might try to expound or explain Love, when I come to Love itself, I am ashamed of my explanations... Love alone can explain the mysteries of love and lovers.
I love my past, I love my present. I am not ashamed of what I have had, and I am not sad because I no longer have it.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
In Henry Adams, I discovered not only the prototype of the modern thinker but also someone who is more interesting: a viper-toothed, puling, supercilious crank, thwarted in ambition, aging gracelessly, mad at the cosmos, and ashamed of his own jejune ideals. He is nevertheless very dear to me.
P. J. O'Rourke
The writer should never be ashamed of staring. There is nothing that does not require his attention.
I am ashamed the law is such an ass.
The fact is, I was never too bright in school. I ain't ashamed of it, though. I mean, how much do school principals make a month?
We regard wealth as something to be properly used, rather than as something to boast about. As for poverty, no one need be ashamed to admit it: the real shame is in not taking practical measures to escape from it.
The Jews have never been ashamed of being Jews, whereas homosexuals have been stupid enough to be ashamed of their homosexuality.
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Whatever it is that I feel, I express it! I am free with my joy, my laughter, my pleasure, my pain, and I am blessed in that way as an actress that I can access those feelings within myself and not be ashamed to show whatever that is that's appropriate for the character.
People are really hesitant about expressing that they don't know something - but what's the big deal? I'm not ashamed about that at all.
I was poor white trash, no glitter, no glamour, but I'm not ashamed of anything.
Cows are amongst the gentlest of breathing creatures; none show more passionate tenderness to their young when deprived of them; and, in short, I am not ashamed to profess a deep love for these quiet creatures.
Thomas de Quincey
We all know what Parliament is, and we are all ashamed of it.
Robert Louis Stevenson
You'll never have any trouble with Mr. T, I'm just a big, calm teddy bear kind of guy. Mr. T ain't ashamed to cry. When I go out and I meet people who are suffering and they come and talk to me, Mr. T cries, Mr. T who could break a man's jaw with his fist.
I never wonder to see men wicked, but I often wonder to see them not ashamed.
Women in love are less ashamed than men. They have less to be ashamed of.
The best author will be the one who is ashamed to become a writer.
I was ashamed to admit I was hipped to the idea of acting. That's why I started in with the props.
It is easy enough to say that poverty is no crime. No; if it were men wouldn't be ashamed of it. It is a blunder, though, and is punished as such. A poor man is despised the whole world over.
Jerome K. Jerome
One might expect that the families of murder victims would be showered with sympathy and support, embraced by their communities. But in reality they are far more likely to feel isolated, fearful, and ashamed, overwhelmed by grief and guilt, angry at the criminal-justice system, and shunned by their old friends.
I'm not ashamed of anything that I've done because when I did it, I was passionate about it and I was doing it for a reason.
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that they are wiser today than they were yesterday.
An intelligent person is never afraid or ashamed to find errors in his understanding of things.
Bryant H. McGill
Whoever blushes is already guilty; true innocence is ashamed of nothing.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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