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It's a shame to call somebody a 'diva' simply because they work harder than everybody else.
Shame on the body for breaking down while the spirit perseveres.
I have no shame around the fact that I can be shot into suicidal feelings by certain people's treatment of me. I am no different to any other person, I therefore act as I believe any other person should be free to.
The crime and not the scaffold makes the shame.
I think it's a shame when you come across young actors and musicians who haven't had the time to learn their craft. It doesn't matter if it's acting or music; you really have to learn how to do it from the bottom up because unless you have a great work ethic... fame is a terrible thing to have.
Quarreling over food and drink, having neither scruples nor shame, not knowing right from wrong, not trying to avoid death or injury, not fearful of greater strength or of greater numbers, greedily aware only of food and drink - such is the bravery of the dog and boar.
We judge people in areas where we're vulnerable to shame, especially picking folks who are doing worse than we're doing.
The latest horror to hit the U.S. looks to have been caused by people of Middle Eastern origin, bearing Muslim names. Again, shame. This fuels more hatred for a religion and a people who have nothing to do with these events.
A military man can scarcely pride himself on having smitten a sleeping enemy; it is more a matter of shame, simply, for the one smitten.
Does not the gratitude of the dog put to shame any man who is ungrateful to his benefactors?
Shame is a fitter and generally a more effectual punishment for a child than beating.
Kids are great. That's one of the best things about our business, all the kids you get to meet. It's a shame they have to grow up to be regular people and come to the games and call you names.
You know, it's kind of a shame in a way but the more seasoned directors a lot of times have more difficult getting a job than first time guys. New kid on the block kind of thing.
For the most part fraud in the end secures for its companions repentance and shame.
Judaism will be enmeshed in pride and shame for as long as it endures. But to endure as a country, Israel must shun both these tendencies.
To my undying shame, I do read reviews. I don't read them all, but I like to get some kind of idea how things are going.
In various European countries, it is increasingly common for young men to live with their parents into their 30s and even longer. Why not? In the welfare state, there is no shame in doing so.
From infancy on, we are all spies; the shame is not this but that the secrets to be discovered are so paltry and few.
Men are my bread and butter. It's what I live for! I have no shame about that.
There is no shame like poor shame. It can make you warm and charming, bitter and resentful, all at once.
Shame is the most powerful, master emotion. It's the fear that we're not good enough.
I believe that mothers should tell the truth, even - no, especially - when the truth is difficult. It's always easier, and in the short term can even feel right, to pretend everything is okay, and to encourage your children to do the same. But concealment leads to shame, and of all hurts shame is the most painful.
I think sometimes all the charities are doing is mopping up the blood. It's a shame.
Must we be put to shame by much smaller and poorer countries, by Ireland, France, Austria or Sweden, who have understood that a nation's support of its arts is a matter of both national pride and cultural survival?
The whole aspect of cinema and film festivals should be a moment to come together and celebrate art and humanity. It would be a shame if there was such a divide.
I really thought I was on the way out. My husband Blake saved my life. Often I don't know what I do, then the next day the memory returns. And then I am engulfed in shame.
When everyone at school is speaking one language, and a lot of your classmates' parents also speak it, and you go home and see that your community is different -there is a sense of shame attached to that. It really takes growing up to treasure the specialness of being different.
Truth is the daughter of time, and I feel no shame in being her midwife.
You've got to vote for someone. It's a shame, but it's got to be done.
Shame, like beauty, is often in the eye of the beholder.
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