We’ve sourced some of the most interesting and thought-provoking Disgrace Quotes from W. C. Fields, Marcel Carne, Sigmund Freud, John Strachan, William Hague. Each of the following quotes is overflowing with creativity, and knowledge.
When we have lost everything, including hope, life becomes a disgrace, and death a duty.
A lot of people are upset that I’m not working. They say it’s a disgrace.
A belligerent state permits itself every such misdeed, every such act of violence, as would disgrace the individual.
Rather than allow themselves to be separated from the love of Christ, they submitted cheerfully to every privation, to contumely and disgrace, and to death itself.
Iran’s continued, widespread persecution of ethnic minorities, human rights defenders and political prisoners is a disgrace and stands as a shameful indictment of Iran’s leaders.
We are seeing a changed Mumbai, but having showcased Dharavi in ‘Slum Dog Millionaire’ brought shame and disgrace to our city. Whenever the firangs visit Mumbai, they must visit Dharavi; it has become a sightseeing spot. However, I feel saddened about it.
I was raised with the idea of maximum effort: as long as you could look in the mirror and say, ‘I gave it everything I had,’ it was OK. But if you gave it less, that would disgrace you.
My trust in God flows out of the experience of his loving me, day in and day out, whether the day is stormy or fair, whether I’m sick or in good health, whether I’m in a state of grace or disgrace. He comes to me where I live and loves me as I am.
When people told me that ‘Polladhavan’ was a remake of ‘Bicycle Thieves,’ I wanted to laugh because comparing ‘Polladhavan’ to ‘Bicycle Thieves’ is a disgrace to the latter.
Disgrace does not consist in the punishment, but in the crime.
No matter what cause one defends, it will suffer permanent disgrace if one resorts to blind attacks on crowds of innocent people.
It’s a disgrace that we have millions of people who are uninsured.
I have deserved neither so much honor or so much disgrace.
It’s no disgrace to play against the world’s champions and lose by one service break in the last two sets.
He is senseless who would match himself against a stronger man; for he is deprived of victory and adds suffering to disgrace.
A man whose life has been dishonourable is not entitled to escape disgrace in death.
Reproach is shame, blame, disgrace, disapproval and a disrespectful attitude toward yourself. When you’re under reproach, your behavior shows it.
It is not a disgrace to fail. Failing is one of the greatest arts in the world.
That only is a disgrace to a man which he has deserved to suffer.
Performers like to perform, and there’s certainly no disgrace in entertaining people, in giving pleasure, you hope, through your singing. My work defines who I am.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
When you challenge other people’s ideas of who or how you should be, they may try to diminish and disgrace you. It can happen in small ways in hidden places, or in big ways on a world stage. You can spend a lifetime resenting the tests, angry about the slights and the injustices. Or, you can rise above it.
The nation which can prefer disgrace to danger is prepared for a master and deserves one.
I hope there’s a tinge of disgrace about me. Hopefully, there’s one good scandal left in me yet.
Modi is a disgrace to the prime minister’s post.
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.
Taking Big Bird away from our five year olds, lunch money away from our ten year olds, job training programs away from our fifteen year olds, and college loans away from our twenty year olds is a disgrace.
There is no disgrace in an enemy suffering ill at an enemy’s hand, when you hate mutually.
I have come to the conclusion that one useless man is called a disgrace, that two are called a law firm, and that three or more become a congress.
We are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others.
No one can disgrace us but ourselves.
It is more of a disgrace to be robbed of what one has than to fail in some new undertaking.
As a country, we can’t teach kids how to read and write when we got 18 years to do it. And that’s – that’s a disgrace.
That was a pretty fine Army that we had in 1965. By 1973, it was in tatters. It was a disgrace to the country and to itself, to its own heritage, really. So it’s, you know, the Army belongs to all 307 million of us. It is our common possession, it’s our common heritage. As goes the Army, so goes the republic.
It’s an absolute disgrace that there isn’t a books programme on the BBC.
It’s an irony that growing inequality could mean more money for philanthropy. In the U.S., quite a few of the ultra-rich have taken to heart the 19th century industrialist and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie’s comment that it’s a disgrace to die wealthy.
It is a disgrace. I think darts should be at the Olympics. Obviously you’d have to cut out the drinking side of the game. But apart from that there’s no reason why it shouldn’t be there.
A hundred years ago, if you had a child out of marriage, you’d be a social disgrace. Today women feel comfortable enough economically and culturally to bring up a child without a recognized commitment from a man.
The Veterans Administration is a scandal. It’s corrupt, and what’s going on is a disgrace. And, believe me, if I win, if I become president, that will end. The veterans will be treated properly.
At a time when 2500 American soldiers have given their lives for the cause of bringing democracy to Iraq, it is sad and frustrating to watch the Republican establishment disgrace the exercise of democracy in our own House of Representatives.
That DMC Act is a disgrace. And the problem with independent art in this country is that independent artists have been economically blacklisted.
Poverty is no disgrace to a man, but it is confoundedly inconvenient.
I’m kind of proud of myself. I’ve been able to keep a certain grace about me, even in the times of disgrace and craziness.
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.
Beautiful sights arouse feelings of love, and contrary sights bring feelings of disgrace and hate. And the emotions of the soul and spirit bring something additional to the body itself, which exists under the control of the soul and the direction of the spirit.
However saying that I totally support the concept of civil partnerships in the eyes of the law, and think it a disgrace that same sex couples have had to wait so long for legal rights, protection and recognition.
Labor disgraces no man; unfortunately, you occasionally find men who disgrace labor.
Yes, I’m a patriotic person. For these people who disgrace the American way and burn our flag and do all of these things… I say, don’t live here and disgrace my country. Go live in the Middle East and see how you like it.
I think it’s a disgrace that we’re allowing extreme voices in this country to erase our proud heritage.
I used to get comments off people saying, ‘I think it’s a disgrace, you need to be relaxing, you’re pregnant, you need to take the next 10 months off!’ But that doesn’t suit me or my lifestyle or the way I feel about myself. I train a lot for anxiety, it makes me feel good and I like it.