Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
For the most part fraud in the end secures for its companions repentance and shame.
The extremes of glory and of shame, Like east and west, become the same No Indian prince has to his palace - More followers than a thief to the gallows.
The divergent series are the invention of the devil, and it is a shame to base on them any demonstration whatsoever. By using them, one may draw any conclusion he pleases and that is why these series have produced so many fallacies and so many paradoxes.
Modesty is that feeling by which honorable shame acquires a valuable and lasting authority.
There is a lust in man no charm can tame: Of loudly publishing his neighbor's shame: On eagles wings immortal scandals fly, while virtuous actions are born and die.
What a chimera then is man! What a novelty! What a monster, what a chaos, what a contradiction, what a prodigy! Judge of all things, feeble earthworm, depository of truth, a sink of uncertainty and error, the glory and the shame of the universe.
What is a novel if not a conviction of our fellow-men's existence strong enough to take upon itself a form of imagined life clearer than reality and whose accumulated verisimilitude of selected episodes puts to shame the pride of documentary history?
Corporal punishment is as humiliating for him who gives it as for him who receives it; it is ineffective besides. Neither shame nor physical pain have any other effect than a hardening one.
In battle, in the forest, at the precipice in the mountains, On the dark great sea, in the midst of javelins and arrows, In sleep, in confusion, in the depths of shame, The good deeds a man has done before defend him.
Shame is pride's cloak.
Glory built on selfish principles, is shame and guilt.
Glory built on selfish principles is shame and guilt.
However boldly their warm blood was spilt, Their life was shame, their epitaph was guilt; And this they knew and felt, at least the one, The leader of the hand he had undone,-- Who, born for better things, had madly set His life upon a cast, which linger'd yet.
What a shame to waste those great shots on the practice tee
Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all.
The only shame is to have none
If yet not lost to all the sense of shame.
Here shame dissuades him, there his fear prevails, And each by turns his aching heart assails.
A nightingale dies for shame if another bird sings better.
Less shame a greater fault would palliate.
The worst kind of shame is being ashamed of frugality or poverty.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame as being unwilling to learn.
Common sense hides shame.
Where the mind is past hope, the heart is past shame.