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Reproach Quotes By Geraldine Jewsbury: One's conscience reproaches one much more stingingly for One's conscience reproaches one much more stingingly for one's follies than one's crimes. Geraldine Jewsbury
Reproach Quotes By Samuel Johnson: Every other author may aspire to praise; the Every other author may aspire to praise; the lexicographer can only hope to escape reproach. Samuel Johnson
Reproach Quotes By William Wordsworth: Men who can hear the Decalogue, and feel Men who can hear the Decalogue, and feel To self-reproach. William Wordsworth
Reproach Quotes By John Milton: They who have put out the people's eyes They who have put out the people's eyes reproach them of their blindness. John Milton
Reproach Quotes By Anatole France: We reproach people for talking about themselves; but We reproach people for talking about themselves; but it is the subject they treat best. — Anatole France
Reproach Quotes By Franz Kafka: If education tries to make other persons out If education tries to make other persons out of us than we essentially are, deeper inside, it stultifies, and reproach matters. — Franz Kafka
Reproach Quotes By Plato: No reproach for a person willing to give No reproach for a person willing to give honorable service in the passion to become wise. — Plato
Reproach Quotes By Richard Harris Barham: Knight without fear and without reproach. Knight without fear and without reproach. — Richard Harris Barham
Reproach Quotes By Friedrich Nietzsche: Praise is more obtrusive than a reproach. Praise is more obtrusive than a reproach. — Friedrich Nietzsche
Reproach Quotes By Samuel Johnson: As the faculty of writing has chiefly been As the faculty of writing has chiefly been a masculine endowment, the reproach of making the world miserable has always been thrown upon the women. — Samuel Johnson
Reproach Quotes By Theophile Thore: Think, speak, and act. With age comes self-reproach: Think, speak, and act. With age comes self-reproach: I might have done more. Therefore now do! — Theophile Thore
Reproach Quotes By Herman Melville: Are not half our lives spent in reproaches Are not half our lives spent in reproaches for foregone actions, of the true nature and consequences of which we were wholly ignorant at the time? — Herman Melville
Reproach Quotes By Benjamin Franklin: The Sting of a reproach, is the Truth The Sting of a reproach, is the Truth of it. — Benjamin Franklin
Reproach Quotes By Eric Stoltz: It seems that whatever we do is somehow It seems that whatever we do is somehow beyond reproach - murder, rape, drunk driving - as long as we go on a TV show and apologize. — Eric Stoltz
Reproach Quotes By Oscar Wilde: The only form of lying that is absolutely The only form of lying that is absolutely beyond reproach is lying for its own sake. — Oscar Wilde
Reproach Quotes By Letitia Elizabeth Landon: There is no wretchedness like self-reproach. There is no wretchedness like self-reproach. — Letitia Elizabeth Landon
Reproach Quotes By Honore De Balzac: How sternly we reproach virtue for its failings, How sternly we reproach virtue for its failings, how indulgent we are to the better qualities of vice! — Honore De Balzac
Reproach Quotes By Dick Cavett: Why anyone, by dying, should thereby be declared Why anyone, by dying, should thereby be declared beyond criticism, innocent of wrongdoing, suddenly filled with virtue and above reproach escapes me. — Dick Cavett
Reproach Quotes By Anton Chekhov: There are in life such confluences of circumstances There are in life such confluences of circumstances that render the reproach that we are not Voltaires most inopportune. — Anton Chekhov
Reproach Quotes By Murray Leinster: The hearts of the rich are hardened. The The hearts of the rich are hardened. The existence of the poor is a reproach to them." But — Murray Leinster
Reproach Quotes By Jupiter Hammon: If we should ever get to Heaven, we If we should ever get to Heaven, we shall find nobody to reproach us for being black, or for being slaves. — Jupiter Hammon
Reproach Quotes By Eva Devon: You've got the right of it. My wife. You've got the right of it. My wife. . . my duchess, she must be beyond reproach. We can never be in the gossips' stews. — Eva Devon
Reproach Quotes By Karl Kraus: Through my satire I make little people so Through my satire I make little people so big that afterwards they are worthy objects of my satire and no one can reproach me any longer. — Karl Kraus
Reproach Quotes By Jane Austen: But a note had had been prepared and But a note had had been prepared and left for her, written in the very style to touch
a small mixture of reproach with a great deal of kindness — Jane Austen
Reproach Quotes By Joseph Addison: There is no defense against reproach, but obscurity; There is no defense against reproach, but obscurity; it is a kind of concomitant to greatness. — Joseph Addison
Reproach Quotes By Anonymous: Righteousness exalteth a nation: but sin is a Righteousness exalteth a nation: but sin is a reproach to any people. — Anonymous
Reproach Quotes By Arthur Schopenhauer: A reproach can only hurt if it hits A reproach can only hurt if it hits the mark. Whoever knows that he does not deserve a reproach can treat it with contempt. — Arthur Schopenhauer
Reproach Quotes By Joyce Meyer: Reproach is shame, blame, disgrace, disapproval and a Reproach is shame, blame, disgrace, disapproval and a disrespectful attitude toward yourself. When you're under reproach, your behavior shows it. — Joyce Meyer
Reproach Quotes By Lucullus: It is difficult to heal the wound of It is difficult to heal the wound of reproach. — Lucullus
Reproach Quotes By William Safire: The new, old, and constantly changing language of The new, old, and constantly changing language of politics is a lexicon of conflict and drama?ridicule and reproach?pleading and persuasion. — William Safire
Reproach Quotes By Aristotle.: Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age. — Aristotle.
Reproach Quotes By Rex Stout: I said it is vainglorious to reproach yourself I said it is vainglorious to reproach yourself for lack of omniscience. That is also true of omnipotence. Report in as you can. — Rex Stout
Reproach Quotes By David Hume: What praise is implied in the simple epithet What praise is implied in the simple epithet useful! What reproach in the contrary. — David Hume
Reproach Quotes By Jef I. Richards: The law requires a paper towel ad to The law requires a paper towel ad to be scrupulously honest, but allows political candidates to lie without reproach. What's wrong with this picture? — Jef I. Richards
Reproach Quotes By Ferdinand Lassalle: But I felt all the more bound to But I felt all the more bound to make this proposal, because it at once turns to a reproach. — Ferdinand Lassalle
Reproach Quotes By James Madison: Popular liberty might then have escaped the indelible Popular liberty might then have escaped the indelible reproach of decreeing to the same citizens, the hemlock on one day, and statues on the next. — James Madison
Reproach Quotes By Mason Cooley: Beggars beg to get money, not to reproach Beggars beg to get money, not to reproach the passerby. — Mason Cooley
Reproach Quotes By Demosthenes: To remind a man of the good turns To remind a man of the good turns you have done him is very much like a reproach. — Demosthenes
Reproach Quotes By Thucydides: Concessions to adversaries only end in self reproach, Concessions to adversaries only end in self reproach, and the more strictly they are avoided the greater will be the chance of security. — Thucydides
Reproach Quotes By Yosa Buson: The behavior of the pigeonis beyond reproach,but the The behavior of the pigeon
is beyond reproach,
but the mountain cuckoo? — Yosa Buson
Reproach Quotes By Sophocles: When an oath is taken ... the mind When an oath is taken ... the mind is more attentive; for it guards against two things, the reproach of friends and offence against the gods. — Sophocles
Reproach Quotes By Bidemi Mark-Mordi: Grace is an empowerment to be above and Grace is an empowerment to be above and beyond reproach, to live your life at a standard that pleases God. — Bidemi Mark-Mordi
Reproach Quotes By William Blake: Listen to the fool's reproach! It is a Listen to the fool's reproach! It is a kingly title! — William Blake
Reproach Quotes By Henry David Thoreau: It would be no reproach to a philosopher, It would be no reproach to a philosopher, that he knew the future better than the past, or even than the present. It is better worth knowing. — Henry David Thoreau
Reproach Quotes By Jesse Helms: We can live our own lives in a We can live our own lives in a way that does not bring reproach on the principles we claim to support. — Jesse Helms
Reproach Quotes By Thomas Paine: He, who survives his reputation, lives out of He, who survives his reputation, lives out of despite himself, like a man listening to his own reproach. — Thomas Paine
Reproach Quotes By Pittacus Of Mytilene: Do not reproach a man with his misfortunes, Do not reproach a man with his misfortunes, fearing lest Nemesis may overtake you. — Pittacus Of Mytilene
Reproach Quotes By Agatha Christie: There is no question of defence. I have There is no question of defence. I have always acted in accordance with the dictates of my conscience. I have nothing with which to reproach myself. — Agatha Christie
Reproach Quotes By Kojo Annan: My father is a man of impeccable character My father is a man of impeccable character who has worked tirelessly for the United Nations for many years. His integrity is beyond reproach. — Kojo Annan
Reproach Quotes By Madeleine De Souvre, Marquise De ...: When people reproach us, they only increase their When people reproach us, they only increase their own failings even as they are disclaiming them. — Madeleine De Souvre, Marquise De ...
Reproach Quotes By Elizabeth Gaskell: I must do what my conscience bids. I I must do what my conscience bids. I have borne long with self-reproach that would have roused any mind less torpid and cowardly than mine. — Elizabeth Gaskell
Reproach Quotes By Matthew Henry: Nothing exposes religion more to the reproach of Nothing exposes religion more to the reproach of its enemies than the worldliness and half-heartedness of the professors of it. — Matthew Henry
Reproach Quotes By Simone De Beauvoir: Man may reproach women for their dissimulation, but Man may reproach women for their dissimulation, but his complacency must be great indeed for him to be so constantly duped. — Simone De Beauvoir
Reproach Quotes By Joseph Smith Jr.: Fear ye not the reproach of men, neither Fear ye not the reproach of men, neither be ye afraid of their revilings. — Joseph Smith Jr.
Reproach Quotes By Martin Farquhar Tupper: When thou choosest a wife, think not only When thou choosest a wife, think not only of thyself, but of those God may give thee of her, that they reproach thee not for their being. — Martin Farquhar Tupper
Reproach Quotes By Edward Young: What is a miracle?'Tis a reproach, 'Tis an What is a miracle?
'Tis a reproach, 'Tis an implicit satire on mankind; And while it satisfies, it censures too. — Edward Young
Reproach Quotes By Kate Smith: I must work hard to make my singing I must work hard to make my singing above reproach; there must be no faults which hard work would take care of. — Kate Smith
Reproach Quotes By Henry David Thoreau: Can there be any greater reproach than an Can there be any greater reproach than an idle learning? Learn to split wood, at least. — Henry David Thoreau
Reproach Quotes By H. Beam Piper: You have ability and people who don't never You have ability and people who don't never forgive you for it. Your very existence is a constant reproach to them. — H. Beam Piper
Reproach Quotes By Plato: Those who reproach injustice do so because they Those who reproach injustice do so because they are afraid not of doing it but of suffering it. — Plato
Reproach Quotes By Margery Allingham: Outrage, combining as it does shock, anger, reproach, Outrage, combining as it does shock, anger, reproach, and helplessness, is perhaps the most unmanageable, the most demoralizing of all the emotions. — Margery Allingham
Reproach Quotes By Tacitus: To show resentment at a reproach is to To show resentment at a reproach is to acknowledge that one may have deserved it. — Tacitus
Reproach Quotes By Eustace Budgell: The reproach of a friend should be strictly The reproach of a friend should be strictly just, but not too frequent. — Eustace Budgell
Reproach Quotes By Mark Twain: A woman springs a sudden reproach upon you A woman springs a sudden reproach upon you which provokes a hot retort, and then she will presently ask you to apologize. — Mark Twain
Reproach Quotes By Henry David Thoreau: The slight reproach to which the virtue of The slight reproach to which the virtue of patriotism is commonly liable, the noble are most likely to incur. — Henry David Thoreau
Reproach Quotes By Thomas A Kempis: Sweet shall be your rest if your heart Sweet shall be your rest if your heart does not reproach you. — Thomas A Kempis
Reproach Quotes By Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton: No reproach is like that we clothe in No reproach is like that we clothe in a smile, and present with a bow. — Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton
Reproach Quotes By Charles Dickens: I wanted to make Joe less ignorant and I wanted to make Joe less ignorant and common, that he might be worthier of my society and less open to Estella's reproach. — Charles Dickens
Reproach Quotes By Pawan Mishra: The duel may go on for long, but The duel may go on for long, but the self-defense often wins over the self-reproach. — Pawan Mishra
Reproach Quotes By Irvine Welsh: It was all that vain, egotistical insincerity of It was all that vain, egotistical insincerity of self-reproach. By blaming ourselves we take away the right of others to do the same — Irvine Welsh
Reproach Quotes By Nathaniel Branden: What is guilt? It is moral self-reproach-I did What is guilt? It is moral self-reproach-I did wrong when it was possible to have done otherwise. — Nathaniel Branden
Reproach Quotes By Evelyn Pryce: Now everything about their lives had become a Now everything about their lives had become a duet. — Evelyn Pryce