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Blake Edwards Quotes and Sayings

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Shame is an unhappy emotion invented by pietists in
order to exploit the human race.
- Blake Edwards

I reckon this could mean another 10 million at the box office.
- Blake Edwards

Nothing matters but the facts.
Without them, the science of criminal investigation
is nothing more than a guessing game.
- Blake Edwards

There's so few people in this town with a conscience.
- Blake Edwards

 

Being thrown out of this place is significantly better
than being thrown out of a leper colony.
- Blake Edwards

It's been my experience that every time I think I know where it's at,
it's usually somewhere else.
- Blake Edwards

Don't just stand there, idiot.
Call a doctor, and then help me find a nose.
- Blake Edwards

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If you still want to kill him, do me a favor and take him outside.
Those are new sheets.
- Blake Edwards

Our grandchildren's grandchildren will shake their heads in shame
at some of the beliefs that we hold most dear today -
the question is, which ones?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Be yourself. There is nothing more for you to do
than to be the best YOU that you can be -
with no imitation, no pretense, no guilt, no shame.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Guilt is about actions or behavior;
while shame is about the self.
- "Dr. Sanity"

Guilt says I've done something wrong;
... shame says there is something wrong with me.
Guilt says I've made a mistake;
... shame says I am a mistake.
Guilt says what did was not good;
... shame says I am no good.
- John Bradshaw

Isn't it a shame that future generations can't be here
to see all the wonderful things we're doing with their money?
- Earl Wilson

I think it's a terrible shame that politics has become show business.
- Sydney Pollack

You are not your mind. You, a Spiritual BEing,
are neither your mind nor your body.
Mind and body are your tools - to use as you choose.
Sometimes your body appears to have a will of its own,
as when it twitches or pains.
Likewise, your mind often appears to have its own will.
That incessant chattering of regret, disappointment, guilt,
shame, foreboding, worry, and fear
is your Rattlesnake Mind striking off on its own.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

God's gifts put man's best dreams to shame.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Those little nimble musicians of the air,
that warble forth their curious ditties,
with which nature hath furnished them to the shame of art.
- Izaak Walton

Any time you have loose ballots, you have to worry about shenanigans.
It's a shame such a hard-fought election has to come
down to something like this.
- David Axelrod

From infancy on, we are all spies; the shame is not
this but that the secrets to be discovered are so paltry and few.
- John Updike

There is a lust in man no charm can tame:
Of loudly publishing his neighbor's shame:
On eagles wings immortal scandals fly,
while virtuous actions are born and die.
- William Harvey

The public have neither shame or gratitude.
- William Hazlitt

Guys would sleep with a bicycle if it had the right color lip gloss on.
They have no shame.
They're like bull elks in a field.
- Tori Amos

Shame is the feeling you have when you agree with the
woman who loves you that you are the man she thinks you are.
- Carl Sandburg

Those who cultivate moral confusion for profit should understand this:
we will name their names and shame them as they deserve to be shamed.
- Bob Dole

It seems like such a terrible shame that innocent civilians
have to get hurt in wars,
otherwise combat would be such a wonderfully healthy
way to rid the human race of unneeded trash.
- Fred Woodworth

The crime and not the scaffold makes the shame.
- Pierre Corneille

After all, you put a lot into creating a universe and
everything that goes with it,
and it seems a shame to use it only once.
- Terry Brooks

To say of shame - what is it? Of virtue -
we can miss it; Of sin-we can kiss it,
And it's no longer sin.
- Algernon Charles Swinburne

A diagnosis is burden enough without being burdened by secrecy and shame.
- Jane Pauley

It's a crying shame we don't play more parks and fairs.
I would love to go right to the Chamber of Commerce or whoever they are,
so that we could get involved in a different way.
- Davy Jones

Likewise, I see no shame in writing Captain America or Wolverine.
- Mark Millar

It is quite time that our children were taught a little
more about their country,
for shame's sake.
- Henry Lawson

People say, oh it's a shame, you're not nostalgic about the '60s.
Well actually, it's quite good, when you think of it.
Wouldn't it be sad if I was sitting here wishing it back?
- Robert Wyatt

I wanted control over what was said and what was not said,
rather than holding my head down in shame.
- Rebecca Loos

It didn't happen, but I feel fortunate for the two
chances we had and it's just a shame we didn't go to
a World Series for Cub fans.
- Ryne Sandberg

Shame, shame, shame.
How many times have I told you not to be frightened?
Have I not told you God looks after all his children?
- Willis Goldbeck

Bite us once, shame on the dog; bite us repeatedly,
shame on us for allowing it.
- Phyllis Schlafly

Today, if you look at financial systems around the globe,
more than half the population of the world -
out of six billion people,
more than three billion - do not qualify to take out a loan from a bank.
This is a shame.
- Muhammad Yunus

I hope this will help new moms not feel alone or desperate,
and that there is no shame in their feelings.
PPD is out of their control, but the treatment and healing process is not.
- Brooke Shields

I'm the last person who has any desire to instruct anybody in shame.
That's no errand for me.
- Jock Sturges

The first draught serveth for health,
the second for pleasure, the third for shame,
and the fourth for madness.
- Anacharsis

Shame may restrain what law does not prohibit.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Acting is half shame, half glory.
Shame at exhibiting yourself, glory when you can forget yourself.
- John Gielgud

Tell the truth and shame the devil.
- Francois Rabelais

It is safest to be moderately base -
to be flexible in shame,
and to be always ready for what is generous,
good, and just, when anything is to be gained by virtue.
- Sydney Smith

Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly
extinguished in the heart;
nor will moderation be utterly exiled from the minds of tyrants.
- Edmund Burke

You know what, rip me off once, shame on me.
But twice? I'm coming after you and taking back what's mine.
- Billy Mays

I seem to find different material every four to six
months and I frequently forget it which is a shame
because it would be nice to have a bigger library.
- Leo Kottke

Standards of beauty are arbitrary.
Body shame exists only to the extent that our physiques
don't match our own beliefs about how we should look.
- Martha Beck

I think sometimes all the charities are doing is mopping up the blood.
It's a shame.
- Thom Yorke

A military man can scarcely pride himself on having
smitten a sleeping enemy;
it is more a matter of shame,
simply, for the one smitten.
- Isoroku Yamamoto

Nobody can stop you but you.
And shame on you if you're the one who stops yourself.
- Damon Wayans

I don't read a great deal of fiction,
to my shame, other than the classics.
- Richard Attenborough

Shame is such an intense emotion.
It just can drive you.
- Kyra Sedgwick

Doubt is the brother of shame.
- Erik Erikson

Most of the groups I worked with 30 years ago are either dead or dead broke.
And it's a shame.
- Ronnie Spector

But let us not too hastily triumph in the shame of Sparta,
lest we aggravate our own condemnation.
- Thomas Day

It's a shame to call somebody a 'diva' simply because
they work harder than everybody else.
- Jennifer Lopez

Toil is no source of shame; idleness is shame.
- Hesiod

It's a shame in a way that people come and go with one album.
- Marc Almond

I don't think closeted homosexual morticians have the
market cornered on self-loathing or sense of shame.
- Michael C. Hall

False shame accompanies a man that is poor,
shame that either harms a man greatly or profits him;
shame is with poverty,
but confidence with wealth.
- Hesiod

I'd love to be in another film, but they haven't asked me.
I think it's a shame but the prospects of me doing
another one now are remote.
Please do campaign on my behalf.
- Julie Walters

The Black skin is not a badge of shame,
but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness.
- Marcus Garvey

Well it's because the record companies are pumping
away with their commercial stuff.
I think it's a shame.
- Marian McPartland

Let us not be ashamed to speak what we shame not to think.
- Michel de Montaigne

I thought of such Christian inventions as the ghetto
and the Jewish badge of shame.
The Nazis didn't have to go very far to pick up their know-how.
- Lionel Blue

I also know how to ask people for money and I have
no shame about doing that.
- Roma Downey

The way we've been neglecting to support our libraries
throughout the country is a shame.
- Matthew Lesko

Honor and shame from no condition rise.
Act well your part: there all the honor lies.
- Alexander Pope

We knew Chris Matthews had no shame.
Now we also know the king of TV ghouls has no souls.
- Michelle Malkin


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