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    Empathy is the antidote to shame.

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    Every man's vanity ought to be his greatest shame; and every man's folly ought to be his greatest secret.

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    Everyone in daily life carries such a heavy mixed burden on his own conscience that he is reluctant to penalize those who have been caught.

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    Everyone has his faults which he continually repeats: neither fear nor shame can cure them.

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    Every soul, then, by reason of its birth, has its nature in Adam until it is born again in Christ; moreover, it is unclean all the while that it remains without this regeneration; and because unclean, it is actively sinful, and suffuses even the flesh (by reason of their conjunction) with its own shame.

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    Everything outside was elegant and savage and fleshy. Everything inside was slow and cool and vacant. It seemed a shame to stay inside.

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    Falling in love has been greatly overrated. Falling in love consists of 45 percent fear of not being accepted, 45 percent manic hope that this time the fear will be put to shame and a modest 10 percent frail awareness of the possibility of love. I don't fall in love any more. Just like I don't get the mumps.

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    Every woman should be filled with shame by the thought that she is a woman.

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    Family are the people who must make you feel ashamed when you are deserving of shame.

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    Fool witch once, shame on you. Fool witch twice, oozing sores and an eternal rash in private areas.

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    For a nation to be known as warrior is a shame! For a nation to be known as peaceful is an honour! Violence brings shame, killing brings disgrace; peacefulness brings honour, nonviolence brings esteem!

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    For a while, I thought of myself as an atheist until I realized it was a belief, too. It's a shame everything has to have a label.

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    Gary Shaw says a lot of things without engaging his brain sometimes and it's a great shame, because he's not a bad chap actually.

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    For my part, I may speak it to my shame, I have a truant been to chivalry; And so I hear he doth account me too.

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    For the most part fraud in the end secures for its companions repentance and shame.

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    Good therapy helps. Good friends help. Pretending that we are doing better than we are doesn't. Shame doesn't. Being heard does.

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    God chose what is weakest in the world to shame the strong.

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    I believe, Eragon, that you are full of love and that you are looking for one who will reciprocate your affection. No shame exists in that.

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    Good as is discourse, silence is better and shames it.

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    Guilt has very quick ears to an accusation.

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    Guilt is about something you do. Shame is about who you are.

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    Here we also see: what this divinity lacks is not only a sense of shame-and there are also other reasons for conjecturing that in several respects all of the gods could learn from us humans. We humans are-more humane.

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    Her smile put the sunflower to shame.

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    I am marked like a road map from head to toe with my repressions. You can travel the length and breadth of my body over superhighways of shame and inhibition and fear.

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    I come from a violent background. So I became hard. I realised that I had made myself that way to deal with a feeling of abandonment and shame.

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    I could not but wonder at the queen's unprecedented civility, until I realized with a flush of shame that it was my own improved behavior that motivated hers. So it is that we in life determine our own treatment.

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    I don't read a great deal of fiction, to my shame, other than the classics.

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    If a person had delivered up your body to some passer-by, you would certainly be angry. And do you feel no shame in delivering up your own mind to any reviler, to be disconcerted and confounded?

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    I didn't fight or shame my thoughts, I questioned them, and they stopped shaming me.

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    If we had the courage to confront the doubts we timidly conceive about ourselves, none of us would utter an 'I' without shame.

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    If you deceive me once shame on you because I have trusted you once and you have deceived me, if you deceive me twice shame on me because I have learnt my lessons and you have deceive me and if you deceive me for the third time shame on me because am a compound fool.

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    If you do not leave this pasturage, Saladin will come and attack you here. And if you retreat from this attack the shame and reproach will be very great.

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    I do choose to write for a living - in addition to writing plays. I no longer write sitcoms, and I no longer feel shame.

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    I feel no shame about having paintings be as grandiose and ridiculous as possible.

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    I feel no shame at being found still owning a share when the bottom of the market comes…I would go much further than that. I should say that it is from time to time the duty of a serious investor to accept the depreciation of his holdings with equanimity and without reproaching himself.  … An investor…should be aiming primarily at long-period results, and should be solely judged by these.

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    I feel non-stop Brit shame!

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    I felt suddenly shy. I was not used to shy. I was used to shame. Shyness is when you turn your head away from something you want. Shame is when you turn your head away from something you do not want.

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    If it is a shame to be the second man on Mount Everest, then I will have to live with this shame.

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    If menopause is the silent passage, 'male menopause' is the unspeakable passage. It is fraught with secrecy, shame, and denial. It is much more fundamental than the ending of the fertile period of a woman's life, because it strikes at the core of what it is to be a man.

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    If we have anything kind to say, any tender sentiment to express, we feel a sense of shame.

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    If you are insulted, if you are accused, if they gossip about you, don't say anything bad. Don't be the one who sees the shame, be the one who corrects it.

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    If you have not the experience, ask. There is no shame in asking, but do not pretend you know when you don't.

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    If you still have to ask, shame on you

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    If you've never stared off into the distance, then your life is a shame.

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    I got tested for AIDS. I know Barack got tested for AIDS. There's no shame in being tested for AIDS.

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    If you can steal from your competition, then they deserve to lose it. If someone steals from you, then shame on you....you deserve it. Same goes for employees too.

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    I have family in Ponce. It's a shame that my grandfather passed and I wasn't able to be there with him.

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    I know a few things to be true. I do not know where I am going, where I have come from is disappearing, I am unwelcome and my beauty is not beauty here. My body is burning with the shame of not belonging, my body is longing.

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    I have really sinned. I am going to pause now, and sit here on the mound repenting in deepest shame.

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    I kept getting high to kill my shame at the fact that I kept getting high.