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It is more shameful to distrust our friends than to be deceived by them.
The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself; to be conquered by yourself is of all things most shameful and vile.
I have to tell them that last night was a shameful train wreck filled with blind cuddly puppies.
There is nothing in the world more shameful than establishing one's self on lies and fables.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I'm 0 for 3 with marriage - the scoreboard doesn't lie, never has. So what we all have is a marriage of the heart. To sully or contaminate or radically disrespect this union with a shameful contract is something that I will leave to the amateurs and the Bible grippers.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Whoever is detected in a shameful fraud is ever after not believed even if they speak the truth.
For shameful deeds are taught by shameful deeds.
It is not cowardly, quite the contrary, to seek to meet the adversary and know his intentions. However, it is cowardly, shameful and treasonable to lay down arms.
King Hassan II
Stories in families are colossally important. Every family has stories: some funny, some proud, some embarrassing, some shameful. Knowing them is proof of belonging to the family.
It is generally much more shameful to lose a good reputation than never to have acquired it.
Pliny the Elder
In my opinion it is less shameful for a king to be overcome by force of arms than by bribery.
A fiction about soft or easy deaths is part of the mythology of most diseases that are not considered shameful or demeaning.
Covering up, so far as I can see, is often the accompaniment to far more truly shameful behaviour than stripping off.
I think on-stage nudity is disgusting, shameful and damaging to all things American. But if I were 22 with a great body, it would be artistic, tasteful, patriotic and a progressive religious experience.
In politics, it seems, retreat is honorable if dictated by military considerations and shameful if even suggested for ethical reasons.
I think I'm a bit less inhibited, and not thinking too much before speaking. It's not about being shameful, I'm just a bit more unabashedly myself because of this thing, and it probably started at age 15. I can be around people and say what I think without fear.
I struggle to learn by rote. I've had meltdowns on set. Which is embarrassing and shameful.
A friend of mine, a Hispanic entrepreneur asked me a question sometime ago, he said, 'When is the last time you saw a Hispanic panhandler?' I think it's a great question. I'll tell you, in my life I've never once have seen a Hispanic panhandler, because in our community, it would be viewed as shameful to be out on the street begging.
My natural instinct after doing something shameful is not to rush into the street boasting about it but to put on dark glasses and head for the next county, hoping nobody notices I've been in the neighborhood.
Iran's continued, widespread persecution of ethnic minorities, human rights defenders and political prisoners is a disgrace and stands as a shameful indictment of Iran's leaders.
I find it shameful that in nearly all the universities of Europe, Palestinian students sponsor and nurture anti-Semitism.
The most basic obligation we have to our veterans is that we keep the promises that were made to them. That is what makes the recent failures of the Veterans Administration so shameful.
I found myself compelled - like this weird, shameful compulsion - to draw cute animals.
Television preachers extract money from the poor to live in a style and to indulge in shameful acts which equal or outdo the worst of the Renaissance Popes.
J. Irwin Miller
It is shameful that millions of Americans are suffering the economic injustice of working a full-time job and earning a wage that leaves them below the poverty line.
We have to stop the propaganda, the shameful propaganda used by Kremlin to rehabilitate these old types.
Second of all, I don't think Wall Street is doing what it's supposed to be doing, even after the shameful performance of the last two years. They're are not allocating capital.
It's shameful what's happening in this country in terms of what we deny our children.
There is no scandal like rags, nor any crime so shameful as poverty.
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