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The intellectual tradition is one of servility to power, and if I didn't betray it I'd be ashamed of myself.
No man should advocate a course in private that he's ashamed to admit in public.
I'm not ashamed of what I am and that I have curves and that I'm thick. I like my body.
The woman who can't influence her husband to vote the way she wants ought to be ashamed of herself.
E. M. Forster
A man should never be ashamed to own that he has been in the wrong, which is but saying... that he is wiser today than yesterday.
Let us not be ashamed to speak what we shame not to think.
Michel de Montaigne
Whoever blushes is already guilty; true innocence is ashamed of nothing.
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
Never be ashamed! There's some who'll hold it against you, but they're not worth bothering with.
J. K. Rowling
There's nothing, repeat, nothing to be ashamed of when you're going through a depression. If you get help, the chances of your licking it are really good. But, you have to get yourself onto a safe path.
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.
I never wonder to see men wicked, but I often wonder to see them not ashamed.
A gentleman would be ashamed should his deeds not match his words.
Kong Fu Zi
When leading evangelicals say terrible things about Islam, evil things about Islam, terrible things about Muhammad, they ought to be ashamed of themselves.
I do not believe in political movements. I believe in personal movement, that movement of the soul when a man who looks at himself is so ashamed that he tries to make some sort of change - within himself, not on the outside.
I was so ashamed of who I was.
It was easy to persecute me without people feeling ashamed. It was easy to vilify me and project me as a woman who was not following the tradition of a 'good African woman' and as a highly educated elitist who was trying to show innocent African women ways of doing things that were not acceptable to African men.
The blues was like that problem child that you may have had in the family. You was a little bit ashamed to let anybody see him, but you loved him. You just didn't know how other people would take it.
B. B. King
'How do you know so much about everything?' was asked of a very wise and intelligent man; and the answer was 'By never being afraid or ashamed to ask questions as to anything of which I was ignorant.'
Injuries are nothing to be ashamed about.
I'm neither embarrassed of who I am, where I come from, what I've experienced, I'm not ashamed of it.
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
I think it's the way I talk. I think they thought I was too country. And I'm not ashamed of that by any means.
It's not about me. It's about not having to be ashamed.
You know, when you don't go on TV and talk about how many women you sleep with, some people in Hollywood, that are supposedly 'in the know,' start whispering that you're gay. If I were gay, I wouldn't be ashamed to admit it, but I'm not.
I never did anything I'm really ashamed of.
But I love filmmaking - I'm not ashamed of that. You're sort of vilified if you say that in England.
I don't think I like characters who are afraid and ashamed of who they are.
It's sad that the most glorious of sexual experiences can make us feel guilty, ashamed, embarrassed, and abnormal.
I find it difficult to explain, but I'm quite ashamed of being an actress.
Kristin Scott Thomas
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