Quotes by disgrace

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  • Sun Tzu
    Sun Tzu
    Chinese Military Strategist, Author of ''Art of War'' c 400-430 bc
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    The general who advances without coveting fame and retreats without fearing disgrace, whose only thought is to protect his country and do good service for his sovereign, is the jewel of the kingdom.
  • Lucius Accius
    Lucius Accius
    Roman tragic poet and literary 170-86BC
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    A man whose life has been dishonourable is not entitled to escape disgrace in death.
  • Lao-Tzu
    Lao-Tzu
    Chinese philosopher +/- 600 BC
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    Favor and disgrace are like fear. Favor is in a higher place, and disgrace in a lower place. When you win them you are like being in fear, and when you lose them you are also like being in fear. So favor and disgrace are like fear.
  • Pierre Corneille
    Pierre Corneille
    French playwright 1606-1684
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    I have deserved neither so much honor or so much disgrace.
  • Kin Hubbard
    Kin Hubbard
    American cartoonist, humorist, and journalist 1868–1930
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    It is no disgrace to be poor, but it might as well be.
  • Pierre Corneille
    Pierre Corneille
    French playwright 1606-1684
    Pierre Corneille
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    It is the crime not the scaffold which is the disgrace.
  • Benjamin E. Mays
    Benjamin E. Mays
    American Baptist minister and civil rights leader 1894-1984
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    It isn't a disgrace not to reach the stars, but it is a disgrace to have no stars to reach for.
  • Bobby Fischer
    Bobby Fischer
    American chess grandmaster 1943-2008
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    Kasparov is a gangster, he is a disgrace to chess, he is a disgrace to the human race. He is not something Russia should be proud of. He should join Khodorkovsky in prison. He has committed a terrible fraud with all these prearranged games and matches.
    Source: Radio Interview, May 15 2005 [29]
  • Ulysses S. Grant
    Ulysses S. Grant
    American Army general 1822-1885
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    Labor disgraces no man, but occasionally men disgrace labor.
  • Agnes Smedley
    Agnes Smedley
    American journalist and writer 1892-1950
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    Like all my family and class, I considered it a sign of weakness to show affection; to have been caught kissing my mother would have been a disgrace, and to have shown affection for my father would have been a disaster.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Money is the most important thing in the world. It represents health, strength, honor, generosity, and beauty as conspicuously as the want of it represents illness, weakness, disgrace, meanness, and ugliness.
  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
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    No one can disgrace us but ourselves.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Out of love and hatred, out of earnings and borrowings and leadings and losses; out of sickness and pain; out of wooing and worshipping; out of traveling and voting and watching and caring; out of disgrace and contempt, comes our tuition in the serene and beautiful laws.
  • James Thomson
    James Thomson
    Scottish poet 1700-1748
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    Peace is the happy natural state of man; war is corruption and disgrace.
  • Ronald Reagan
    Ronald Reagan
    American politician and actor 1911-2004
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    Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
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