Shame Sentence Examples
There's no shame in being poor.
The man's face was red with shame this time.
It's a shame it didn't work out.
The story goes that he died of shame at his failure.
I did not mean to bring shame on you papa.Advertisement
It's a shame there's only one.
The morning after came without shame or embarrassment.
It's a damn shame what happened to him.
Tears of anger and shame burned her eyes as she swung away from him.
It's a shame I don't have a little princess to lay to rest along its pristine shore.Advertisement
It is a shame to involve the innocent in such dealings.
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?
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.
It would be a shame to lose him after all our work.
Slowly the numbness wore off and shame brought tears to her eyes.Advertisement
Damn shame, isn't it?
You did not bring shame upon me.
We discourse freely without shame of one form of sensuality, and are silent about another.
It would be a shame to lose you already.
After all you've gone through, it's a shame you can't even get a decent night's sleep.Advertisement
It's a damn shame she's dead but so are a lot of things in life.
She turned her face from him in shame.
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."
If you avoid the shame now you wo n't get the crown later.
Instead his retreating back filled her with shame.Advertisement
What a shame his father saw only a deformed arm and a financial burden.
It is you who will bear this shame.
They touched the summits of daring and devotion, if they also sank into the deep abysms of shame.
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.
It is to his shame that he did so little at home.
The mistress of Gebal was no doubt `Ashtart (Astarte in Greek, `Ashtoreth in the Old Testament, pronounced with the vowels of bosheth, " shame "), a name which is obviously connected with the Babylonian Ishtar, and, as used in Phoenician, is practically the equivalent of " goddess."
And therfor the will aught to suffre and lete her husbonde haue the wordes, and to be maister, for that is her worshippe; for it is shame to here striff betwene hem, and in especial before folke.
Then, to her everlasting shame, she burst into tears.
And he understood her feelings, her sufferings, shame, and remorse.
She pushed back the feeling of shame.
Much as she enjoyed watching them eat crow for desert, she knew their shame would be forgotten by suppertime.
It's a shame he isn't hearing this but he'll be tied up in his room all evening recording results of his tests.
The four of us were put to shame in jeans and sweat shirts.
He laughs at me for being unwilling to hurt anyone else, but he says no one should feel shame about who they are.
The ding-dong prompted the pair to look across the bed to shame the other into a bathrobe to answer the door.
She trailed them as directed down the corridor to a battle quarters that put A'Ran's tiny room to shame.
Oh, that's a shame!
Temper abandoned her then, leaving nothing but weakness and shame.
She still had a lot to settle with her father, and hopefully she wouldn't feel the need to hide in shame.
The liberators of Rome thereupon proceeded to plunder the city in a way which brought shame on their cause and disgrace (perhaps not wholly deserved) on the general left in command, Massna.
They would always borrow rather than earn money, and they feel no shame in adopting the former course.
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.
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.
Those who are too hungry to wait shall eat at home; and not put to shame those who have no houses (and presumably not enough food either), by bringing their viands to church and selfishly eating them apart.
A first attempt made to being him within the meshes of the law only recoiled with shame upon the head of the accusers.
His piety was genuine; simple and pure, he was shocked at any suggestion of impropriety, but his rebuke was only " Fie, for shame!
The king exerted all his personal influence to overcome Yorke's scruples, warning him finally that the great seal if now refused would never again be within his grasp. Yorke yielded to the king's entreaty, went to his brother's house, where he met the leaders of the Opposition, and feeling at once overwhelmed with shame, fled to his own house, where in three days he was a dead man (January 20, 1770).
Only in their pages can a parallel be found to the gay and easy record which reveals without sign of shame or suspicion of offence the daily life of a court compared to which the court of King Charles II.
The latter's son Andrea commanded the Venetian fleet in the war against Genoa in 1294, and, having been defeated and taken prisoner, he was so overwhelmed with shame that he committed suicide by beating his head against the mast (according to Andrea Navagero).
In that case he would have been put to shame, even in the eyes of many of his own followers, by the first poem that came to hand.
If you're struggling, there's no shame in asking others for help.
She was going to say that the bitter note in her tone was for someone who had betrayed her, but the whole world didn't need to know about their shame.
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."
Sheer grief and shame, and, it is said, sorrow for the failure in war of his favourite, Oliver Sinclair, were the apparent causes of his death.
Gentile faith puts Israel to shame.
Moral feeling, indeed, existed and was denoted by " Aidos "; but the numerous meanings of this word - shame, veneration, pity - show how rudimentary the idea was.
Her involuntary cringe stopped him for a second and the dark eyes reflected equal portions of shame and hurt.
He has quite a good voice, it's just a shame they gave him a rather insipid song.
You see, yourself, that he can feel shame; it's the only virtue he's got.
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.
It is a shame that de Tocqueville's voluntary associations aren't more prominent around the world today—but in the future, they may be.
With a sinking heart, wretched as she always was now when she found herself in a crowd, Natasha in her lilac silk dress trimmed with black lace walked- -as women can walk--with the more repose and stateliness the greater the pain and shame in her soul.
Fool me twice, shame on me" comes from Russia.
The reaction among the Jews was terrible, and a sense of shame was joined to feelings of despair.
To the eternal shame of the Magyar nobles, he was left entirely to his own resources.
The dark eyes softened, even reflected shame â€” and then they hardened.
This is a real shame as the role does have potential to really deliver a great performance, despite the rather hackneyed script.
Quite frankly, LG should hide in shame for printing such childish gibberish.
When your cat is regally sunning himself on a window sill, are you going to shame him by addressing him as Goofus?
Well, shame on you for opening Pandora's Box with your infernal questioning!
Etienne Aigner small leather goods have been around for such a long time that they may be easy to overlook, and that's a shame, as the man behind the name truly had a gift for leather goods.
Even if you never cook with the pan it is a shame to ruin it by not taking care of it.
The league was promised by England; but the army of France was first in the field, and towards the end of the year drove the forces of the "congregation" from Leith into Edinburgh, and then out of it in a midnight rout to Stirling - "that dark and dolorous night," as Knox long afterwards said, "wherein all ye, my lords, with shame and fear left this town," and from which only a memorable sermon by their great preacher roused the despairing multitude into new hope.
Thus cast down from his pinnacle of greatness into an abyss of shame and misery, there was left to the brilliant master only the life of a monk.
It also gave Edward an excuse for treating every loyal Frenchman as guilty of treason, and, to his shame, he did nol always refrain from employing such a discreditable device.
Such a character, while free from any weak shame about the shabby necessities of early struggles, yet is naturally unwilling to make them prominent in after life.
But nobody was wronged; his creditors were all paid in time, and his hands were at least clean of traffic in reversions, clerkships, tellerships and all the rest of the rich sinecures which it was thought no shame in those days for the aristocracy of the land and the robe to wrangle for, and gorge themselves upon, with the fierce voracity of famishing wolves.
Ministers followed the example of their self-seeking masters, thinking it no shame to accept pensions from foreign sovereigns.
Nature fears shame and contempt, but grace is happy to suffer reproach.
He felt shame about the rather solemn setting of "Salve Regina" that now ends vespers.
It's a shame that the split has been so acrimonious.
I love reading and writing, watching movies and, to my shame, I am a hopeless telly addict, especially soaps!
God bless him and shame fall on those who do not say amen " .
Isn't it a shame real battles aren't fought using marshmallow ammo?
Hogganfield is hardly fished at all except by seasoned carp anglers, which is a bit of a shame.
Rusty's voice was fantastic and puts all the popular recording artistes to shame.
This fish went absolutely ballistic putting to shame any coarse fish of a similar size.
Shame it's not particularly new news, some of us have been grousing about the search behemoth for almost a year.
Shame about the sound quality earlier on - I've now gone from buzzing noise to buzzing noise to buzzing with ideas!
I just think it's a shame she didn't give us her recipe for lamb casserole... ... ... .
Shame on Per Aspera for so cheapening the treasure they've published.
Sulphur-crested cockatoo " Thank you for your quick response, it's a shame I didn't know of you earlier!
I know it's a shame most of your family couldn't make it as they didn't survive the concentration camps.
I'm using it as a handy convertor between DV and composite and vise versa, which is a bit of a shame!
The tunes are tighter and more traditionally songlike after this, which is a shame cos sprawling instrumental meltdowns are much more fun.
The fourth crusade in 1204 placed great shame on western Christianity with its wanton sacking of Constantinople.
It's a shame you haven't got the decency to do the same.
There is no shame in mindless ugly synth punk disco noise.
She'd brought disgrace on her family, shame, indeed, on the whole village.
Shame on the rest of you for not noticing this flagrant disregard for the trade descriptions act.
The food puts most restaurants to shame, with a mouth-watering mix from confit of duck and grilled john dory to saddle of rabbit.
At the very low prices now charged, it'd be a shame not to indulge yourself in a bit of sheer escapism.
Let good men, for good deeds, covet good fame, Since place and riches oft are bribes of shame.
Militant reformers would suppress antiquities looting by international treaty, court order, state fiat, and the moral artillery of shame and guilt.
Which is a real shame, well I'm certainly not goner buy it now.
There is too much corporate greed in the world, much to my shame, is in the US.
Shame they didn't go the whole hog & do a DTS release.
Shame - the players were looking very hopeful there.
Shame you got to have at least some sort of qualification to work in a school huh!
Better to die renowned for chastity, Than live with shame and endless infamy.
Shame here is pictured as a moment of lost innocence.
The paintings comprise deeply intimate portraits of shame, seemingly imaged through the memory of a child.
But the knowledge that I share in the corporate responsibility for it almost maddens me with shame and horror.
The demand for English language courses in Pakistan is insatiable and puts us predominantly monolingual English speakers to shame.
There is evidence here of female shame at unmarried motherhood, but Evans focuses on the images of resourceful, vengeful women.
The world today is so multi-ethnic and so multilingual that it would be a shame if Britain gets trapped in monolingualism.
It's a great shame nobody mentioned X-Press 2's gloriously appropriate house anthem, Give It.
That he had to suffer the onslaught of Rob Dixon's crazy logic in the dispute over first place was a great shame.
Kids ' food VASTLY overpriced, which is a real shame.
I borrow her coat - shame to waste the rest of her ski pass.
Delicious home-made pizzas put most fancy Italian sit down joints to shame, at a fraction of the price.
Shame all the drivers were made up, but they were based on real-life F1 racers and it's fairly easy to recognize them.
I have to say I think it's a shame it does n't recline.
Such a shame, am kinda sad to be going home tomorrow.
Shame my download of the third episode went screwy halfway through.
But shame can destroy a person's self-worth if left unattended.
It seemed a crying shame to allow the material covered herein to remain unchecked for much longer.
It seems a shame that the venue no longer hosts Bands.
It certainly didn't bring shame on Germany, or Germany's political parties.
If you avoid the shame now you won't get the crown later.
And it's a damn shame, cause Parker is such a great writer!
Personally, I think this is a terrible shame.
That McParland has never been man enough to admit that is to his eternal shame.
I presume it has gone out of print which is a real shame.
And it would be a dreadful shame for the two aspiring surgeons to overlook the opportunity to hone their medical skills, right?
Each hip thrust makes the girls swoon - there's enough sweaty leather clad sex appeal on stage to put the SuicideGirls to shame.
It was terribly depressing but the warmth and hospitality with which we were greeted was astounding and put the warmongers to shame.
Even so Homer and Hesiod attributed to the gods all that is a shame and a reproach among men - theft, adultery, deceit and other lawless acts..
The majority, while fearing an Austrian invasion, desired the return of the grand-duke who had never been unpopular, and in April 1849 the municipal council usurped the powers of the assembly and invited him to return, "to save us by means of the restoration of the constitutional monarchy surrounded by popular institutions, from the shame and ruin of a foreign invasion."
It shows how a bold and p lausible adventurer, aided by the profligacy of a parasite, the avarice and hypocrisy of a confessor, and a mother's complaisant familiarity with vice, achieves the triumph of making a gulled husband bring his own unwilling but too yielding wife to shame.
Having been exposed by his mother to conceal her shame, he was found by shepherds and suckled by a goat - whence his name.
Some other officers, who had seen the whole affair, cried out to the captain, Shame!
Rostov still had the same indefinite feeling, as of shame.
But we, thank God, have no need to recognize his genius in order to hide our shame.
Shame all the drivers were made up, but they were based on real-life F1 racers and it 's fairly easy to recognize them.
I have to say I think it 's a shame it does n't recline.
Nature fears shame and contempt, but grace is happy to suffer reproach for the name of Jesus.
They that are faulty themselves cannot reprove others without blushing and great shame.
Just thinking of the resale value, would be a shame to lose too much just on the cosmetic damage.
But shame can destroy a person 's self-worth if left unattended.
All I can say is shame about the weather p.s. Fawkes was looking very sexy You could advertize for General Mills Lucky Charms cereal !
It is just a shame that none of the stars joined her.
It certainly did n't bring shame on Germany, or Germany 's political parties.
You see, yourself, that he can feel shame; it 's the only virtue he 's got.
Shame bout time limit - will have to remember for next years awards !
Anthony Vickers ' Blog England exit is crying shame - It 's the most sickening sight in football.
It 's a shame CoSLA is wasting the summer with an exercise in sidetracking the issue instead of moving to end the dispute.
Does not the British National party shame itself and slur the word " British "?
Shame about the rather solemn setting of ' Salve Regina ' that now ends Vespers.
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You can go on a roving picket, or tour of shame of shops that sell goods made by sweatshop labor.
Each hip thrust makes the girls swoon - there 's enough sweaty leather clad sex appeal on stage to put the SuicideGirls to shame.
Which was a shame, because the main course was tortilla filled with garlic flavored mushrooms.
You do n't really get a feel for being in control of a famous vampire slayer at all, which is a shame.
It s a shame as there are few weatherproof cameras around.
Birmingham has come near the bottom of a hall of shame for failing to integrate youngsters with disabilities.
There's no shame in buying used baby stuff.
There's no shame in seeking out single parent help.
There is no shame in using an HDTV buyer's guide to make informed decisions about that new television you want.
The shame that once accompanied a divided family has dissipated, and many children now experience very few lasting problems associated with divorce.
I was disappointed that Nagarmotha and saffron did not present themselves more strongly; these are such special notes in a blend of otherwise common elements that it seems a shame they didn't stand out more.
If you still find liquid liner too much trouble, there's no shame in using pencil -- the blacker, the better!
Your pictures should clearly illustrate that there is no shame inthe body’s natural condition.
Your teen may likely experience intense periods of shame, and even self-hatred as symptoms of their eating disorder and having a positive source of support cannot be overemphasized.
There is no shame for a best man to say he loves and supports the couple, and his toast will be welcomed and appreciated by the couple, bridal party, and guests alike for its authenticity and sincerity.
Other indicators of sexual addiction include keeping it a secret, feeling shame, or having abuse enter into the sexual relationship.
Low self-esteem and feelings of guilt and shame over their situation seem to especially plague many women addicts and keep them from seeking help.
Ferrell has also leant his voice to a number of animated shows, including The Oblongs, Cow and Chicken, Family Guy, King of the Hill and Fifteen Minutes of Shame.
That embarrassment and shame were a couple of the reasons she said she did not speak out sooner.
Some of the clothes available are so lovely, it's a shame to only wear them once or twice.
Contrary to popular belief, there's no shame in asking for help.
There's no shame in relying on family members and close friends for support, love, and commiseration.
However, many hope the vessels will be back in operation soon since they represent the culture of a time gone by and it would be a shame to dock them permanently.
The shame of animal cruelty extends to everyone who witnesses it, but stands silent.
They believe that modesty and shame are socially imposed restrictions on the freedom of the naked body, and that eroticism is not a necessary condition of nakedness.
Nudist writing commonly begins with cross-cultural and historical examples demonstrating the relativity of shame and modesty, before proceeding to expound the psychological, moral, social, and physical benefits of nudity.
Nudists claimed that an excess of shame and modesty bred psychological complexes, unhealthy relations between the sexes, and produced bodies that were both unhealthy and an affront to beauty.
Most men don't think about trendy belts when they're putting together their outfit, and that's a shame, because belts are more than practical, they can be the accessory that ties a look together.
Feelings of shame or guilt or the fear that they will not be believed may keep children from reporting incidents of abuse.
If the person who is being abusive is a family member, it would be especially difficult for the older person to report the crime to authorities due to feelings of embarrassment or shame.
The game isn't necessarily bad; it's just put to shame by all of other releases in the same genre.
Well, the shame comes when your buddies ask you how long it took you to get through that hot new game, and you have to admit you pulled out the white flag and cheezed your way through.
It's a fairly small installation file (less than 15 megabytes), but it is a bit of a shame that it is difficult to find a version that is simply a free online game, Java-based or otherwise.
That's a shame, because it could've been so much more.
It's a shame that Pantech (Sky) doesn't convert some of these for use with Verizon, Bell Mobility and other North American providers.
The Treos have so much more to offer that it would be a shame not to mention it for business users as well as casual users.
It was also considered necessary to shame and humiliate the thumb sucker.
In other countries, children are commonly treated in a harsh, strict manner, using shame or corporal punishment for discipline.
Establishing the diagnosis is often hindered by the excessive cautiousness of caregivers or by actual concealment of the true origin of the child's injuries, as a result of fear, shame and avoidance or denial mechanisms.
Children can often feel shame as well as guilt, thinking that they have somehow brought on the disease.
Moreover, untreated phobias can lead to other problems, including depression, alcoholism, and feelings of shame and low self-esteem.
It deals with Learning Autonomy or Shame (Will).
In this stage, parents sometimes experience one or a combination of emotions, including shame, guilt, and depression.
Bulimic behavior is often carried out in secrecy, accompanied by feelings of guilt or shame.
When parents treat a bowel problem as a cause for embarrassment or shame, they may unintentionally aggravate or prolong it.
Children should be taught to not feel ashamed of toileting behaviors, and psychotherapy may help decrease the sense of shame and guilt that many children feel.
You could crank up the air-conditioner, but that keeps you indoors and it's a shame to waste a summer day.
He's been around for years, so it would be a shame if Brad Pitt hadn't changed his hairstyle at least once or twice!
There is no shame in looking at both the pros and cons of this method of schooling.
Without a doubt, unintentional nudity is the winner in the hall of swimming shame.
While losing one's suit is the most common story of swimming shame, some brave souls will admit to having lost control of their bladders in the pool or ocean.
If you're not willing to bare it all in a bikini, there's no shame in turning to more modest swimwear.
No matter what style of swimsuit works best for you, you should feel no shame in choosing a more modest cut.
More often than not, these sensational suits are used in photo shoots, worn by bikini models whose bodies would put most of us to shame.
Should a teacher, because of her career in education, hang her head in shame because she modeled swimsuits?
If you've ever visited a nude beach, especially in Europe or the Mediterranean, you'll know that all sorts of bodies congregate there completely without shyness or shame.
That's a shame, because vegetables such as kale not only contain good amounts of vitamin K, they also provide calcium and are thus bone-building vegetables.
This is a shame, because organic silk is one of the best fabrics there is to wear in summer, as it breathes, flows and remains cool to the touch, besides looking beautiful.
The classic hookup starts in a bar or nightclub and ends with the early-morning "walk of shame," in which one participant leaves the other's apartment dressed in clothes from the night before.
There is no shame in backing out or changing your mind.
To divorce would bring shame to his family.
By viewing dating from this perspective, you let go of guilt and shame and hold an open heart to getting the love you desire.
Yes, the steps are to be up front about how you and your partner are dealing with money without shame and blame or judgment.
Be sure to read and follow the guidelines, too, because it would be a shame to have your wonderful idea rejected because you didn't follow instructions correctly.
Plagiarism.org offers writers a tremendous resource and definition of plagiarism to help them avoid the writer's shame, that of stealing another person's work and labeling it as your own.
That system states that it's an individual's responsibility to cultivate himself, and shame on that person if he hasn't taken the time to take advantage of all learning opportunities or make his own opportunities.
There is no shame in asking for help; the shame is in not asking.
When the teachers would ask Tim how he got the black eye, he would simply drop his head in shame and refuse to say who did it.
If you've made the decision to go with a non-branded sheepskin or faax shearling boot, there's no shame in wearing another brand.
There's no shame in wanting to soak in the inside scoop before everyone else.
This is a shame and something that is easily rectified.
This is a shame as it means that the youngster is not getting used to telling the time or building the foundation of good time management.
While a diagnosis of autism is scary for most parents, delaying intervention out of fear or shame is never a good idea.
Most people think about decorating the dining room when they're planning for Thanksgiving, but it's a shame not to decorate the other rooms of the house.
There are so many ways to get aerobic exercise that it almost seems a shame that so many people opt for using a treadmill at the gym.
Give Alton Brown's pickling brine a try and produce some homemade pickles that put the store bought variety to shame.
What a shame it would be to have inadequate insurance coverage on a yacht when an accident occurs.
They are so incredibly romantic, it's a shame to hide them in the bedroom.
It's a shame, too, because the music track is good.
Shame and Scandal by Madness - Pop/ska music with a light-hearted beat and funny (if childishly written) lyrics.
That's a shame, because they are perhaps the only band to ever take really take the sound of The Beatles and make it their own, by making it sound at once both fresh and classic.
Having said all that, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban puts the previous films to shame with it's no-nonsense approach to the telling of the story.
His father was quite content with allowing her to keep the accounts in line, another shame to Ferengi culture.
The intriguing presentation of the food makes it almost a shame to eat.
His mouth snapped shut and shame filled his eyes.
It would be a shame to ruin those beautiful eyes with this sun.
She pushed away from the wall, trying not to reveal her shame.
Will be a shame when they break you.
Katie bit into the bread, determined not to eat like a heathen that would shame her sister.
The dark eyes softened, even reflected shame — and then they hardened.
He will not have the shame.
When he reveals his face, then will they be put to shame and the victory will be complete."
He was kindly dismissed by the pope not long after, with a letter recommending him to the protection of the bishops of Tours and Angers, and another pronouncing anathema on all who should do him any injury or call him a heretic. He returned home, overwhelmed with shame and bowed down with sorrow for having a second time been guilty of a great impiety.
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.
Similarly, in Alaska, women felt great shame when seen without the plugs they carried in their lips.
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.
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.
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.
Himself a Catholic priest - "the glory of the priesthood and the shame" - the tone of the orthodox clergy was distasteful to him; the ignorant hostility to classical learning which reigned in their colleges and convents disgusted him.
While the Abbasid dynasty was thus dying out in shame and degradation, the Fatimites, in the person of Mo'izz li-din-allah (or Mo`izz Abu Tamin Ma'add) ("he who makes God's religion victorious"), were reaching the highest degree of power and glory in spite of the opposition of the Carmathians, who left their old allegiance and entered into negotiations with the court of Bagdad, offering to drive back the Fatimites, on condition of being assisted with money and troops, and of being rewarded with the government of Syria and Egypt.
He is constantly admitting that on such and such an occasion he was terribly afraid; he confesses without the least shame that, when one of his followers suggested defiance of the Saracens and voluntary death, he (Joinville) paid not the least attention to him; nor does he attempt to gloss in any way his refusal to accompany St Louis on his unlucky second crusade, or his invincible conviction that it was better to be in mortal sin than to have the leprosy, or his decided preference for wine as little watered as might be, or any other weakness.
Startled at such news he rose up, seizing the end of his outer robe, and hastened to the place where Gotama was, exclaiming, "Illustrious Buddha, why do you expose us all to such shame ?
It's a shame that people have to become more guarded as they grow older but of course you do.
The evident blush proclaims his shame, tho he himself is too tongue-tied, despite his wish, to apologize.
I was keenly surprised and disappointed years later to learn of their acts of persecution that make us tingle with shame, even while we glory in the courage and energy that gave us our "Country Beautiful."
Most men would feel shame if caught preparing with their own hands precisely such a dinner, whether of animal or vegetable food, as is every day prepared for them by others.
Confucius said, "If a state is governed by the principles of reason, poverty and misery are subjects of shame; if a state is not governed by the principles of reason, riches and honors are the subjects of shame."
For a long time Pierre could not understand, but when he did, he jumped up from the sofa, seized Boris under the elbow in his quick, clumsy way, and, blushing far more than Boris, began to speak with a feeling of mingled shame and vexation.
It's a shame for a soldier to steal; a soldier must be honest, honorable, and brave, but if he robs his fellows there is no honor in him, he's a scoundrel.
But before he had finished speaking, Prince Andrew, feeling tears of shame and anger choking him, had already leapt from his horse and run to the standard.
He knew what a shock he would inflict on his father and mother by the news of this loss, he knew what a relief it would be to escape it all, and felt that Dolokhov knew that he could save him from all this shame and sorrow, but wanted now to play with him as a cat does with a mouse.
When she saw Natasha's fright, Sonya shed tears of shame and pity for her friend.
He did not know that Natasha's soul was overflowing with despair, shame, and humiliation, and that it was not her fault that her face happened to assume an expression of calm dignity and severity.
All is over for me, she replied with shame and self- abasement.
Tell me, for God's sake, what will Russia, our mother Russia, say to our being so frightened, and why are we abandoning our good and gallant Fatherland to such rabble and implanting feelings of hatred and shame in all our subjects?
If we had had only peasants to fight, we should not have let the enemy come so far, said he with a sense of shame and wishing to change the subject.
The countess glanced at her daughter, saw her face full of shame for her mother, saw her agitation, and understood why her husband did not turn to look at her now, and she glanced round quite disconcerted.
But though they all realized that it was necessary to get away, there still remained a feeling of shame at admitting that they must flee.
An external shock was needed to overcome that shame, and this shock came in due time.
Moms enjoy comfort foods just as much as anyone else, and there's no shame in satisfying a sweet tooth with a classically simple recipe.
People also may distance themselves from others because they feel guilt or shame about the traumatic event and/or believe that having a relationship with someone isn't worthwhile.
What I will tell you is that knowing who you are is important, and not feeling shame is also important.
There's no shame in reaching out, its one of the healthier things you can do.
Women at every age are beautiful, so there is no shame in dressing age appropriately.
There aren't many of ready made Halloween costumes for teenage girls that are funny, which is a shame considering how many girls like to garner real laughs.
It's a shame, however, to spend a lot of money on a birthday party for a two- or three-year-old.
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.
It just seems a shame to let it sit there and rot.