If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place. - Cicero
A man whose life has been dishonourable is not entitled to escape disgrace in death. - Lucius Accius
A nation which can prefer disgrace to danger is prepared for a master, and deserves one. - Alexander Hamilton
Think on blessings and not curses, beauty not ugliness, health not sickness. Meditate on wealth not poverty, success not failure, grace not disgrace! - Jaachynma N.E. Agu
In the woods, we return to reason and faith. There I feel that nothing can befall me in life, — no disgrace, no calamity, (leaving me my eyes,) which nature cannot repair. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Poverty is not a disgrace, but it's terribly inconvenient - Milton Berle
A revolutionary career does not lead to banquets and honorary titles, interesting research and professorial wages. It leads to misery, disgrace, ingratitude, prison and a voyage into the unknown, illuminated by only an almost superhuman belief. - Max Horkheimer
No one can disgrace us but ourselves. - Josh Billings
You care for nothing but shooting, dogs, and rat- catching, and you will be a disgrace to yourself and all your family.
Think it the greatest impiety to prefer life to disgrace, and for the sake of life to lose the reason for living. - Juvenal
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at second, or even the third place. - Cicero
Your integrity may disgrace your pride at the time you don't think but that doesnt mean you should stop. You'll have to accept and move on with your life in the way it is. - Auliq Ice
One act of beneficence, one act of real usefulness, is worth all the abstract sentiment in the world. Sentiment is a disgrace, instead of an ornament, unless it lead us to good actions. - Ann Radcliffe
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book. - Ronald Reagan
That's just the way: a person does a low-down thing, and then he don't want to take no consequences of it. Thinks as long as he can hide it, it ain't no disgrace. - Mark Twain
What an utter disgrace it would be to find something truly magic and spend any time at all pretending and trying to convince yourself it is all just an unbelievably orchestrated and beautifully choreographed illusion. - Tyler Knott Gregson
Only the Supreme Being_Allah is Perfect!For humans intention of being a perfectionist can cause sudden downfall and disgrace even below average. - Tehreem Rahat
Peace is the happy, natural state of man; war corruption, his disgrace.
It is no disgrace to be poor, but it might as well be.
When, in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes... Haply I think on thee, and then my state, Like to the lark at break of day arising From sullen earth, sings hymns at heaven's gate; For thy sweet love remember'd such wealth brings That then I scorn to change my state with kings. - William Shakespeare
A non-reading society is nothing but a miserable society; a non-reading nation will be nothing but a disgrace of all other nations! - Mehmet Murat ildan
To have once been a criminal is no disgrace. To remain a criminal is the disgrace - Malcolm X