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Embarrassment Quotes Page 3

This (policy) is an old dinosaur that is an embarrassment to the nation.
Steve May
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did not want any embarrassment to fall upon Mr. Young.
Griffin Bell
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I was raised to ignore it. It was something my mother's generation saw as an embarrassment. It was corny and archaic and not pushed as something an up-and-coming musician wanted to learn. My mother wanted me to write Broadway shows.
Hankus Netsky
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They should resign, ... Where is their embarrassment? Why are they still in positions of influence and collecting directors' fees?
Hal Vogel
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As painful as it may sometimes be, we must not sweep these issues under the rug of embarrassment, silence and indifference,
Stuart Eizenstat
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Myself and the players were an absolute disgrace this afternoon. We were an embarrassment to this football club... We were so spineless at times it was frightening.
Stuart Pearce
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I felt that I have caused some embarrassment to the regime that I respect very much (so) I presented my resignation to President Mubarak and I bear the political responsibility,
Hosni Mubarak
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We stunk, we had an awful game. It's a complete embarrassment. We're going to have to come back from this and bounce back.
Ilian Evtimov
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The only leverage we have for bad pay is embarrassment.
Richard Ferlauto
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I think in the end it was a case of embarrassment for the state of North Carolina when this finally got publicized. Allen just fell through the cracks. He just got lost and nobody paid attention. When Allen's case started to get media attention, the people involved began covering their tracks. The state realized that for 25 to 30 years they were paying between $25,000 and $30,000 a year to keep a 65-year-old man in prison for stealing a TV.
Richard Rosen
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The fraud is ugly, the perpetrators are gone, and this is an embarrassment in a huge way. Now the issue is one of the new leadership -- can they keep everyone focused, can they keep the wheels on the wagon?
Richard Williams
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caused embarrassment.
James Parker
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[They haven't quite worked out yet how they will get over the embarrassment.] I imagine it will be an issue at first, ... Perhaps we should stand up and introduce our bodies to one another like at an AA meeting.
James Cracknell
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[The vice president] may face a little embarrassment, but I don't think he will face any practical impact, ... if Gore didn't want to live by that statement, he shouldn't have made it.
Fred Wertheimer
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Jon Corzine
I never intended to cause embarrassment or never intended to offend. And I assure you that I think that these remarks, as said, are something that I have apologized for and I do so again today.
Jon Corzine
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I used to say it was more an embarrassment than a problem, but now I would say it's a problem,
Michael Mussa
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That was an absolute embarrassment. We're at the low point of our season. As far as reasons why, that's what we're all searching for. There's not a guy who doesn't look in the mirror and wonder what they're doing.
Mike Knuble
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To blow a 14-point lead in the fourth quarter, that's an embarrassment. There's no other way to put it.
Antawn Jamison
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It was an embarrassment. We have to become accountable. We've got to become more aggressive. We've got to take it personal. We're letting teams manhandle us. We've got to get more physical. We have to get after people. We've got to have more pride. We're just in a funk. We're out there stumbling around. We're not competing. It was just completely unacceptable.
Bob Weiss
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It would be easy to say the decade of embarrassment is primarily the children's fault. I don't think that would be honest or fair. I think Mrs. King herself increasingly found that running a historical archive was not going to be a profit-making venture. The sense that his legacy ought to be used for maximum income — I think that's something that increasingly stems from her.
David Garrow
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Tonight it has been a bit of an embarrassment for the lads,
David Beckham
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After Kris Johnson, all our pitchers pitched like they were scared. I don't know why. We were quite an embarrassment tonight, to the whole program and the history and tradition of our program.
Gene Stephenson
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George Eliot
But that intimacy of mutual embarrassment, in which each feels that the other is feeling something, having once existed, its effect is not to be done away with.
George Eliot
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John Keats
There's a blush for won t, and a blush for shan't, and a blush for having done it: There's a blush for thought and a blush for naught, and a blush for just begun it.
John Keats
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Kofi Annan
There must be no more sticking heads in the sand. No more embarrassment and no more hiding behind a veil of apathy,
Kofi Annan
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Larry Coker
There's no question our guys were not satisfied with last season. There was some embarrassment there. You could say there is a sense of urgency on this team.
Larry Coker
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Lord Byron
He scratched his ear, the infallible resource to which embarrassed people have recourse.
Lord Byron
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This is a source of much embarrassment and puzzlement to me about myself. (It) probably requires psychoanalysis of why there is this aberration in my life. The rest of my conduct, I think you will agree, is not reflective of my driving record, and I apologized for it.
Zulima Farber
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It means a whole lot. Last year was an embarrassment.
Travis Niesen
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He was a giant figure in American theater. Heroic is not a word one uses often without embarrassment to describe a writer or playwright, but the diligence and ferocity of effort behind the creation of his body of work is really an epic story.
Tony Kushner
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