Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Once we realize that imperfect understanding is the human condition there is no shame in being wrong, only in failing to correct our mistakes.
Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.
It is a matter of shame that in the morning the birds should be awake earlier than you.
Survival is your strength not your shame.
There is no flag large enough to cover the shame of killing innocent people.
When secularization has had its full sway, it will leave a generation devoid of shame. And if you show me a generation that lacks shame, I will show you a generation that is monstrous in its appetite... never satisfied.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
One of the misfortunes of our time is that in getting rid of false shame, we have killed off so much real shame as well.
I never learned hate at home, or shame. I had to go to school for that.
Shame is an unhappy emotion invented by pietists in order to exploit the human race.
What a man is ashamed of is always at bottom himself; and he is ashamed of himself at bottom always for being afraid.
If we can share our story with someone who responds with empathy and understanding, shame can't survive.
Repentance keeps sin from condemning us because Jesus died and scorned the shame.
Shame may restrain what law does not prohibit.
If we have anything kind to say, any tender sentiment to express, we feel a sense of shame.
We live in an atmosphere of shame. We are ashamed of everything that is real about us; ashamed of ourselves, of our relatives, of our incomes, of our accents, of our opinions, of our experience, just as we are ashamed of our naked skins.
I regard that man as lost, who has lost his sense of shame.
There is no shame in not knowing something. The shame is in not being willing to learn.
Where shame is, there is also fear.
I feel shame, not for the wrong things I have done, but for the right things that I have failed to do.
Love, the beauty of it, the joy of it and yes, even the pain of it, is the most incredible gift to give and to receive as a human being. And we deserve to experience love fully, equally, without shame and without compromise.
Do not be afraid of Confession! One who is in line to confess himself feels all these things - even shame - but then, when he finishes confessing, he leaves free, great, beautiful, forgiven, [...] happy. And this is the beauty of Confession... Jesus is there...and He receives you with so much love.
The only shame is to have none.
When I was a boy if a girl got pregnant the shame was placed on her and the boy could get away.
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