Best 871 of Shame quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 18 Sep

Dorothy Allison

Shame comes with denial. Fear fattens on lies.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jennifer Rardin

Are you suggesting we pull a little good cop, bad cop scenario on him? And You're even letting me be the bad cop?" He bowed his head. "That, my pretera, is how much I love you." "You have never been sexier than at this very moment." "It is a shame we have so much company," he agreed quietly.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Albert Camus

There may be responsible persons, but there are no guilty ones.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Robert Uttaro

But no matter how much evil I see, I think it’s important for everyone to understand that there is much more light than darkness.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Lailah Gifty Akita

You must first feel sorry for your sins, to seek the free gift of grace of salvation.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Karl Marx

No revolution is made out of shame. I reply: Shame is already revolution of a kind

By Anonym 18 Sep

Robert Uttaro

Some of the most effective segments are interviews with various staff members, including Aila, who works for the center’s legal department. She explains the difficulties of rape prosecution, concluding that “only the survivor” can truly define justice. - Kirkus Review

By Anonym 16 Sep

John Hawkins

Is there shame in living off your fellow man or being unable to take care of yourself? You bet. But a person who’s willing to work and pay their own way can at least take pride in that even if they can’t take pride in anything else.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Megan Devine

The reality of grief is far different from what others see from the outside. There is pain in this world that you can't be cheered out of. You don't need solutions. You don't need to move on from your grief. You need someone to see your grief, to acknowledge it. You need someone to hold your hands while you stand there in blinking horror, staring at the hole that was your life. Some things cannot be fixed. They can only be carried.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Alison Croggon

There is no shame in not knowing something. The shame is in not being willing to learn.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Brene Brown

In fact, all of us are very susceptible to having our humiliating experiences turn to shame, especially when the person who is putting us down is someone with whom we have a valued relationship or someone whom we perceive to have more power than we do...

By Anonym 15 Sep

Matthew Kelly

All men and women flee from the witnesses of their wrongdoings.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Stephen Lovegrove

I felt like a disappointment. I believed I had let my family down. Clearly, I was a screw-up. I couldn’t do anything right. It seemed I hurt people without even trying. I didn’t know better, but obviously, that proved I was stupid. I was so blind to what I was saying …. These were the kinds of thoughts going through my mind. And that was my first experience with shame. Huge difference.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Volatalistic Phil

Because any guilt the size of a speck of dust, or shame, can crush even the best of men, in mountains of weight

By Anonym 20 Sep

Megan Devine

What we all share in common - the real reason for this book - is a desire to love better. To love ourselves in the midst of great pain, and to love another when the pain of this life grows too large for one person to hold. This book offers the skills needed to make that kind of love a reality.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sharon Begley

The mind's cross indexing puts the best librarian to shame.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Bamigboye Olurotimi

The fools are always the architect of their fall and trouble.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Jessica Moore

If your anger tends to go overboard and you find yourself accidentally hurting people with it, you might not be feeling enough shame. Healthy shame is what keeps anger in check.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Jason Medina

He had nothing else to say. His shame already spoke volumes.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Darren White

He dressed quickly in silence, refusing her tissues. He shakily pulled a wad of uncounted notes from his wallet, abandoned them in the no man’s land between, and escaped in an indecent haste, leaving the shameful tableau in his wake.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Bridgett M. Davis

The word secret is so loaded, suggests its country cousin shame; but I wasn't ashamed of anything because our family secret wasn't dark and my mother acted neither apologetic nor embarrassed.

By Anonym 18 Sep

John Bradshaw

The disowned part of self is an energy - an emotion or desire or need, that has been shamed every time it emerged. These energy patterns are repressed but not destroyed. They are alive in our unconscious.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Aphra Behn

The only shame is the sin.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Louise Penny

It's a shame that creativity and sloth look exactly the same.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Lucy Maud Montgomery

Steal not this book for fear of shame For on it is the owners name And when you die the Lord will say Where is the book you stole away And when you say you do not know The Lord will say go down below.

By Anonym 17 Sep

William Shakespeare

Nor shall not be the last; like silly beggars Who sitting in the stocks refuge their shame, That many have and others must sit there; And in this thought they find a kind of ease

By Anonym 18 Sep

Dennis E. Adonis

Self redemption is the first step to exoneration from guilt.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Eve Ensler

People didn't feel so much shame around it and that they didn't feel so much humiliation around it. And the other thing that people have given me a lot of feedback about - something I'm very excited about - is all the stuff around chemo as an "empathetic warrior.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ronnie Spector

Most of the groups I worked with 30 years ago are either dead or dead broke. And it's a shame.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Suman Pokhrel

May I take off clothes covering shame at the border, leaving them hanging on dry trees of arrogance, and run by wearing the rays of the sun.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Benzehabe

All the way, Zoe kept her chin up and pretended she wasn’t mortified, but his sour expression stayed with her. She wasn’t good at making American friends. She changed her language, conduct, and clothing, but it didn’t seem to matter. Whether she wore modest Middle-Eastern clothing or cute Western fashions, everyone knew she didn’t belong.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Anne Hathaway

There's an obsessive quality to it that I thought I would've grown out of by now. It's an ongoing source of shame for me.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Enock Maregesi

Ukiajiri ndugu usimwonee aibu! Namna hiyo ajira yake haitaathiri nguvu ya mamlaka yako.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Brene Brown

There is a quiet transformation happening that is moving us from 'turning on each other' to 'turning toward each other.' Without question, that transformation will require shame resilience. If we're willing to dare greatly and risk vulnerability with each other, worthiness has the power to set us free.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ben Jonson

Were Guilt is, Rage and Courage doth abound.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Aleister Crowley

Crime, folly, sickness and all phenomena must be contemplated with complete freedom from fear aversion or shame. Otherwise we shall fail to see accurately, and interpret intelligently; in which case we shall be unable to outwit and outfight them.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Sandra Lee Bartky

The experience of shame may tend to lend legitimacy to the structure of authority that occasions it, for the majesty of judgment is affirmed in its very capacity to injure.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Craig Groeschel

Once a broken bone heals, it is often strongest at the point of the fracture. In the same way, God can take the shame of past failures and amazingly redirect their outcomes toward your future success.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Erich Maria Remarque

My rage outweighs my shame, as always happens when one is really ashamed and knows he ought to be.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Rachel Van Dyken

—Mágico —murmuró reverentemente—. La niebla. No hay manera que salga y decirte eso después de sólo conocerte en una simple hora... ¿no crees? Después de todo, soy honesto, pero no quiero parecer demasiado intenso diciéndote que pareces un ángel bajo las estrellas… un oscuro ángel. •capítulo 9

By Anonym 17 Sep

Joseph Brodsky

Men can return to where they have done evil deeds, but men do not return to where they’ve been abased. On this point God’s design and our own feeling of abasement coincide so absolutely that we quit: the night, the rotting beast, the exultant mobs, our homes, our hearthfires, Bacchus in a vacant lot embracing Ariadne in the dark.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Laura Davis

Often feelings of shame, powerlessness, and self-hate are bottled up with the memories, and as the memories come through, these feelings do, too. Yet healing isn't just about pain. It's about learning to love yourself.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Courtney Trouble

The funny thing about coming out is that ir relies on the belief that the information you're keeping about yourself is shameful. If you were raised to be somewhat shameless, it's less of a one-time shock and more like a lifelong rumble.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Prabakaran Thirumalai

Once you talk about your shame to others you no longer feel shame

By Anonym 19 Sep

Marty Rubin

Whatever we do to shame or degrade others, we do to ourselves.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Michael Bassey Johnson

Those who make hostility a daily manner are often left in the lurch at difficult times.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Paul Verlaine

It is the return of a dog to his vomit.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Piper Rayne

What kind of one-night stand takes your car the next morning? It’s called the walk of shame, not grand theft auto.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Brene Brown

When perfectionism is driving us, shame is riding shotgun and fear is that annoying backseat driver!

By Anonym 16 Sep

Jonathan Franzen

His problem consisted of a burning wish not to have done the things he'd done.