He is senseless who would match himself against a stronger man; for he is deprived of victory and adds suffering to disgrace.
That only is a disgrace to a man which he has deserved to suffer.
Poverty us no disgrace to a man, but it is confoundedly inconvenient.
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.
When we read or hear how some professed Christian has turned defaulter, or lapsed into drunkenness, or slipped from the communion table into open disgrace, it simply means than a human arm has broken. The man has forsaken the everlasting arms.
The bravest man feels an anxiety 'circa praecordia' as he enters the battle; but he dreads disgrace yet more.
I pity bashful men, who feel the pain Of fancied scorn and undeserved disdain, And bear the marks upon a blushing face, Of needless shame, and self-impos'd disgrace.
The lines marking a penalty area are a disgrace to the playing fields of a public school.
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.
2005: I just don't have the guts for it anymore. I don't want to disgrace the sport. This is a great sport. It can take men from humble beginnings and have them rub shoulders with royalty.
The disgrace of others often keeps tender minds from vice.
The things we counterfeit are not worth the trouble of falling into disgrace with ourselves.
I think it's a disgrace for the international community that we have allowed so many conflicts to become frozen, and we are not making a serious effort to solve them.
The existance of Israel is an error which we must put right. This is our opportunity to wipe out the disgrace which is Israel which has been with us since 1948. Our goal is clear- to wipe Israel off the map
Failure is not only disgrace, but practical proof of organic incompetence.