Best 198 of Ashamed quotes - MyQuotes
It took me awhile to not be ashamed to be a poet in the business environment, and to be a business person in the poet environment.
Reproof, especially as it relates to children, administered in all gentleness, will render the culprit not afraid, but ashamed to repeat the offence.
I'm not ashamed of anything that I've done because when I did it, I was passionate about it and I was doing it for a reason.
I have two younger sisters and I'm such an advocate of owning who you are as a person. Don't be ashamed or intimidated. Never feel like you are not amazing.
If you do the best you can, you have nothing to be ashamed of. A defeat is not a disgrace.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Character repudiates intellect, yet excites it; and character passes into thought, is published so, and then is ashamed before newflashes of moral worth.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
They should be ashamed of themselves, all these sober people!
it’s awful. No privacy, no secrets. Everything you’re ashamed of, laid out for everyone to see.
Saint John Chrysostom
Be ashamed when you sin, not when you repent.
I love history. It was the only thing I did well at in school. I'm not ashamed to admit that I was not a good student but I was great at history.
Photographers must learn not to be ashamed to have their photographs look like photographs.
The thing I loved about her was that I never felt like she was selling anything. She would talk to God as if she knew Him, as if she had talked to Him on the phone that day. She was never ashamed which is the thing with some Christians I had encountered.
Robert Louis Stevenson
We all know what Parliament is, and we are all ashamed of it.
There is nothing of which we are more ashamed than of not being ourselves. And there is nothing which brings us greater joy and happiness than to think, feel, and say what is ours.
The world is ashamed of being virtuous.
S. J. Watson
I closed my eyes and abandoned myself to my grief. It felt better, somehow, to be helpless. I didn't feel ashamed.
The fact of shame is significant. We feel spontaneously ashamed of the body and its activities. That's a sign of the body's absolute and natural inferiority.' 'Absolute and natural rubbish!' said Rampion indignantly.'shame isn't spontaneous, to begin with. It's artificial, it's acquired. You can make people ashamed of anything. Agonizingly ashamed of wearing brown boots with a black coat, or speaking with the wrong sort of accent, or having a drop at the end of their noses. Of absolutely anything, including the body and its functions. But that particular shame's just as artificial as any other. The Christians invented it, just as the tailors in Savile Row invented the shame of wearing brown boots with a black coat. There was precious little of it before Christian times. Look at the Greeks, the Etruscans.
What is the seal of liberation? Not to be ashamed in front of oneself.
I'm not ashamed of what I am and that I have curves and that I'm thick. I like my body.
The Bernie Mac Show' is my life. It's the truth, and I'm not ashamed of a minute, an hour, or a second of my life.
Seneca The Elder
I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good.
Don't be ashamed or proud of your genetics,for you have no contribution towards it.
Part of life is learning what to be ashamed of and what to be proud of.
It's always about being yourself and not being ashamed of being different or thinking different.
Perfectionism sucks the air out of your uniqueness and leaves you empty, away from who you could become.
Our need to be "greater than" or "less than" has been a defense against toxic shame. A shameful act was committed upon us. The perpetrator walked away, leaving us with the shame. We absorbed the notion that we are somehow defective. To cover for this we constructed a false self, a masked self. And it is this self that is the overachiever or the dunce, the tramp or the puritan, the powermonger or the pathetic loser.
We would not be ashamed of doing some of the things we do in private, if the number of sane human beings who do them in public were large enough.
I'm not ashamed of selling millions of records. I'm very fortunate to be in that position.
There's nothing to be ashamed of here. Everyone's been with Carlito's sister!
People are really hesitant about expressing that they don't know something - but what's the big deal? I'm not ashamed about that at all.
Dissimulation was his masterpiece; in which he so much excelled that men were not ashamed of being deceived but twice by him.
Lucy Maud Montgomery
never write a line you'd be ashamed to read at your own funeral.
We are all incredibly different and rather than being something to be ashamed of, that's something to really celebrate.
I'm glad to say my father never felt ashamed of me, but my mother probably did.
I'm sorry and ashamed to report that I'm not actually a Jew. I was pretending to be a Jew to minimize the holocaust.
Colin stared at the officer. “Thorne, you scare me. I’m not ashamed to say it.
If my child had prejudice in his head, I'd be ashamed. I would see it as my failure as a parent.
I am not so much afraid of death, as ashamed thereof, 'tis the very disgrace and ignominy of our natures.
A decent human being is ashamed at being somebody's boss!
Shahenshah Hafeez Khan
If you are ashamed of others knowing about your failures, the best way is to fight your failures & not the people, your success will change people’s opinion but only the efforts will convert failures into success.
There's something incredibly tragic about Kong. You feel almost feel ashamed to be a human being when you see what happens to him. I mean he is ultimately a pure-heart.
when a child is ridiculed, shamed, hurt or ignored when she experiences and expresses a legitimate dependency need, she will later be inclined to attach those same affective tones to her dependency. Thus, she will experience her own (and perhaps others’) dependency as ridiculous, shameful, painful, or denied. - Dependency in the Treatment of complex PTSD and Dissociative Disorders 2001 Authors: Kathy Steele, Onno van der Hart, Ellert R. S. Nijenhuis
Watching corrupt corporate governments destroy the global environment makes me ashamed to be human.
I feel, for the first time, ashamed to be an American because we elected [Donald Trump].
Studious to please, yet not ashamed to fail.
There's a lot of skeletons in my closet, but I know what they're wearing. I'm not gonna act all ashamed of it.
J. C. Ryle
If you love Christ, never be ashamed to let others see it and know it. Speak for Him. Witness for Him. Live for Him.
The Jews have never been ashamed of being Jews, whereas homosexuals have been stupid enough to be ashamed of their homosexuality.
That was what gospel was meant to do - make you hate and love yourself at the same time, make you ashamed and glorified.
I had not read George Eliot, so read a few. I felt ashamed I hadn't read "Middlemarch" before.