There's no shame in being poor.
It's a damn shame what happened to him.
He had never felt such shame and self-loathing. He closed the door to his room, and leaning against it, thought, what kind of monster have I become?
Tears of anger and shame burned her eyes as she swung away from him.
Slowly the numbness wore off and shame brought tears to her eyes.
Rather than feel grateful, she felt shame that she'd caused them all such a problem and hadn't been able to take care of herself.
After all you've gone through, it's a shame you can't even get a decent night's sleep.
It's a shame I don't have a little princess to lay to rest along its pristine shore.
Damn shame, isn't it?
You did not bring shame upon me.
" It is a shame which cries to heaven, this oppression by tithes, dues, penalties, excommunication, and tolls of the peasant, on whose labour all men depend for their existence."
What a shame his father saw only a deformed arm and a financial burden.
Katie bit into the bread, determined not to eat like a heathen that would shame her sister.
It's a damn shame she's dead but so are a lot of things in life.
"Shame," he whispered, an odd note in his voice.
It would be a shame to lose him after all our work.
It just seems a shame to let it sit there and rot.
She died with the greatest shame: her soul imprisoned for all time and her memory erased from the immortal world.
"That's a shame," Carmen said with a smile, "Because you're riding the gelding.
This goal is within our grasp—and with the vaccine presently priced at about thirty cents a child, shame on us for not ending polio once and for all.
Much as she enjoyed watching them eat crow for desert, she knew their shame would be forgotten by suppertime.
The ding-dong prompted the pair to look across the bed to shame the other into a bathrobe to answer the door.
It is a shame to involve the innocent in such dealings.
He laughs at me for being unwilling to hurt anyone else, but he says no one should feel shame about who they are.
"This whole business is a damn shame," Mayer repeated.
"That would be a shame," he responded.
When I have felt that love was dead, I have said so without shame or remorse and have obeyed Providence that was leading me elsewhere."
If a rich woman sits down with them at table, and they see a poor woman, they shall invite her also to eat with them, and not put her to shame because of the rich one."
When he reveals his face, then will they be put to shame and the victory will be complete."
But for Innocent these outbursts of the revivalist element, which always accompanied the Crusades, had their moral: "the very children put us to shame," he wrote; "while we sleep 1 Already under Innocent III.
Bosheth, " shame"; see Baal.
The traditional pronunciation (MoX6x), which goes back Fas far as the Septuagint version of Kings, probably means that the old form was perverted by giving it the vowels of bosheth " shame," the contemptuous name for Baal.
But the real meaning is not slight; the sexual distinction has been discovered, and a new sense of shame sends the human pair into the thickest shades, when Yahweh-Elohim walks abroad.
The emigration movement proved a failure, and Las Casas lived long enough to express his shame for having been so slow to see that Africans were as much entitled to freedom as were the natives of the New World.
The feature of his school which attracted most attention, perhaps, was his scheme for the teacher's receiving punishment, in certain circumstances, at the hands of an offending pupil, whereby the sense of shame might be quickened in the mind of the errant child.
The three ends proposed by the church in such discipline are there stated to be, (1) that those who lead scandalous lives may not to the dishonour of God be numbered among Christians, seeing that the church is the body of Christ; (2) that the good may not be corrupted by constant association with the wicked; (3) that those who are censured or excommunicated, confounded with shame, may be led to repentance.
A legend of his surreptitious bestowal of dowries upon the three daughters of an impoverished citizen, who, unable to procure fit marriages for them, was on the point of giving them up to a life of shame, is said to have originated the old custom of giving presents in secret on the Eve of St Nicholas, subsequently transferred to Christmas Day.
In the Magamas of Hamadhani a narrator describes how in various places he met a wandering scholar who in these assemblies puts all his rivals to shame by his eloquence.
Similarly, in Alaska, women felt great shame when seen without the plugs they carried in their lips.
In the words of Westermarck: " The facts appear to prove that the feeling of shame, far from being the cause of man's covering his body, is, on the contrary, a result of this custom; and that the covering, if not used as a protection from the climate, owes its origin, at least in a great many cases, to the desire of men and women to make themselves mutually attractive."
By his own example of simplicity of life, he put to shame the luxury and extravagance of the Roman nobles and initiated in many respects a marked improvement in the general tone of society.
Thus Diodorus Siculus, using Ctesias, tells how she fell in love with a youth who was 823 worshipping at the shrine of Aphrodite, and by him became the mother of Semiramis, the Assyrian queen, and how in shame she flung herself into a pool at Ascalon or Hierapolis and was changed into a fish (W.