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Endings are a part of life, and we are actually wired to execute them. But because of trauma, developmental failures, and other reasons, we shy away from the steps that could open up whole new worlds of development and growth.
I love acting because it's a bit of an escape. It gives you the ability to reinvent yourself. They say that acting is the shy man's revenge.
I'm not shy about wearing a lot of makeup! But when I don't have to be done up, I just use a bit of concealer and maybe some lip balm.
I could say that making clothes is my way of communicating, because I was always so shy.
Jean Paul Gaultier
Students shy away from Maths, but in reality Maths is the best friend of man.
I'm always shy and timid when I write in front of people.
For a long time, I thought I was ugly and disfigured. This made me shy and timid, and I often reacted to insults that were not intended.
For me, I used to be shy towards journalism because it wasn't poetry. And then I realized that the events that I covered in essays that became journalism were actually great because they inspired me, and they became my muse.
Many people would be surprised that, in fact, I'm quite shy.
When I am talking to people who I feel don't like me or are mean, I get really shy, and I kind of curl up personality wise.
I'm very shy really. I spend a lot of time in my room alone reading or writing or watching television.
We all have these places where shy humiliations gambol on sunny afternoons.
W. H. Auden
I don't like when there's too much conversation because I'm shy and it makes me uncomfortable.
I always knew I had a voice and I've always known I could sing, but I was too shy to let it come out. I think it's the hardest thing to do, to sing in front of people. When I finally let go and did it, I realized it's what I'm most talented at and what I love to do the most.
I'm a little more shy and not comfortable dancing in front of a large crowd.
I want to resume the life of a shy person.
I'm a very shy person, and I never tried to do theater. I've been asked many, many times by the most incredible authors in America to do theater. And I always said no, not knowing what it is to be on the stage and to do theater.
Dolly Parton made me chicken and dumplings. That Tennessee woman can burn some pots! And we know that I am not necessarily shy to a fork!
I'm very shy so I became very outgoing to protect my shyness.
I definitely have come out of my shell a lot more. When you question who you are, you can't be proud of who you are. Now that I'm trying to peel off those layers and really understand who I am, I don't have anything to be shy about.
When time permits, I try to see interesting people in the cities I visit. In Seattle, I met Paul Allen, the co-founder of Microsoft, who is shy in personality but flamboyant in his philanthropy.
Being an actress, I find myself people-watching and I can be quite shy.
I'm too shy to do kissing scenes.
I'm born and raised in the Northeast. My parents are Irish immigrants. So our tendency is to shy away from the big yellow ball that comes up in the sky every once in a while.
People go into cartooning because they're shy and they're angry. That's when you're sitting in the back of a classroom drawing the teacher.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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