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I was teased if I brought my books home. I would take a paper bag to the library and put the books in the bag and bring them home. Not that I was that concerned about them teasing me - because I would hit them in a heartbeat. But I felt a little ashamed, having books.
Walter Dean Myers
No man should advocate a course in private that he's ashamed to admit in public.
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.
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.
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
I think as long as you're not being malicious and you're not hurting people then you should not be ashamed of what you do.
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
Mormonism is the pure doctrine of Jesus Christ; of which I myself am not ashamed.
Joseph Smith, Jr.
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.
Live never to be ashamed if anything you say or do is published around the world, even if what is said is not true.
I still am very street - I just have nicer clothes. I'm not ashamed of that.
Never be ashamed! There's some who'll hold it against you, but they're not worth bothering with.
J. K. Rowling
I have always had school sickness, as others have seasickness. I cried when it was time to go back to school long after I was old enough to be ashamed of such behavior.
An intelligent person is never afraid or ashamed to find errors in his understanding of things.
Bryant H. McGill
We're taught to be ashamed of confusion, anger, fear and sadness, and to me they're of equal value to happiness, excitement and inspiration.
Success is the American Dream. And that success is not something to be ashamed of, or to demonize.
Every culture has something to be ashamed of, but every culture also has the right to change, to challenge negative traditions, and create to new ones.
Every decent man is ashamed of the government he lives under.
H. L. Mencken
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.
Let not the 12 million Negroes be ashamed of the fact that they are the grandchildren of slaves. There is dishonor in being slave-owners.
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.
When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty.
George Bernard Shaw
We all know what Parliament is, and we are all ashamed of it.
Robert Louis Stevenson
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
I attribute the little I know to my not having been ashamed to ask for information, and to my rule of conversing with all descriptions of men on those topics that form their own peculiar professions and pursuits.
John F. Kennedy
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