For the first time , I am ashamed to be a German .
Wilhelm II of Germany?, in regard to Adolf Hitler's anti-Jewish campaign, after Kristallnacht (November 1938); as quoted in Our German Cousins : Anglo-German Relations in the 19th and 20th Centuries (1974) by John Mander, p. 219
A nightingale dies for shame if another bird sings better.robert burton
Love taught him shame, and shame, with love at strife, Soon taught the sweet civilities of life.john dryden
The only art her guilt to cover, To hide her shame from every eye, To give repentance to her lover, And wring his bosom, is to die.Oliver Goldsmith
Pudet hæc opprobria nobis Et dici potuisse et non potuisse repelli.ovid
Here shame dissuades him, there his fear prevails, And each by turns his aching heat assails.ovid
All is confounded, all! Reproach and everlasting shame Sits mocking in our plumes.william shakespeare
He was not born to shame: Upon his brow shame was asham'd to sit; For 'tis a throne where honour may be crown'd Sole monarch of the universal earth.william shakespeare
Næ simul pudere quod non oportet cœperit; quod oportet non pudebit.livy
Pessimus quidem pudor vel est parsimoniæ vel frugalitatis.
I count him lost, who is lost to shame.
Nam ego illum periisse duco, cui quidem periit pudor.