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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. (Quote by - George Eliot)

Have you ever gotten the feeling that you aren't completely embarassed yet, but you glimpse tomorrow's embarrassment? Have you ever gotten the feeling that you aren't completely embarassed yet, but you glimpse tomorrow's embarrassment? (Quote by - Tom Cruise)

I hope for the day when everyone can speak again of God without embarrassment. (Quote by - Paul Tillich)

I know you are going to be embarrassed. We're all embarrassed by it, but to hide the embarrassment... silence has never protected women or helped them. We need to talk about it more with our, you know - whoever - our friends, our family. (Quote by - Cybill Shepherd)

I understand the worries of many - not only here in this auditorium -, and some have already written to me to say that technical progress has lowered the threshold that stops people from helping themselves to protected works without the slightest embarrassment. (Quote by - Johannes Rau)

I used to be a discipline problem, which caused me embarrassment until I realized that being a discipline problem in a racist society is sometimes an honor. (Quote by - Ishmael Reed)

I won't say there aren't any Harvard graduates who have never asserted a superior attitude. But they have done so to our great embarrassment and in no way represent the Harvard I know. (Quote by - Derek Bok)

Irregular contact with doctors means many men fail to receive any preventive care for potentially life-threatening conditions. In addition, when men do seek care, embarrassment can often prevent them from openly discussing health concerns with their physicians. (Quote by - Michael Crapo)

It's an embarrassment of riches because you have directors who don't better. You end up with so much stuff going on the screen that you don't know where to look, and that's what I consider self-indulgent. (Quote by - John Dykstra)

It's an embarrassment that we don't have a broad enough consensus among political leaders that true reform should take place. I could count the members of Congress on one hand that took these issues seriously. (Quote by - DeForest Soaries)

Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disenfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourses of my book friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness. (Quote by - Helen Keller)

Most photographers would feel a certain embarrassment in admitting publicly that they carried within them a sense of wonder, yet without it they would not produce the work they do, whatever their particular field. (Quote by - Bill Brandt)

Most things in life are moments of pleasure and a lifetime of embarrassment; photography is a moment of embarrassment and a lifetime of pleasure. (Quote by - Tony Benn)

My films are about embarrassment. (Quote by - Alan Bennett)

One never comes into embarrassment, if one is ready to balance. To ask oneself never in embarrassment, what have you in these decades made. (Quote by - Siegfried Lenz)

One of the most frightening things about your true nerd, for may people, is not that he's socially inept - because everybody's been there - but rather his complete lack of embarrassment about it. (Quote by - Siegfried Lenz)

One would think that in writing about literary men and matters there would be no difficulty in finding a title for one's essay, or that any embarrassment which might arise would be from excess of material. I find this, however, far from being the case. (Quote by - James Payn)

Right now, my daughter's just rolling her eyes at everything I do; I'm just an embarrassment. (Quote by - Elizabeth Perkins)

Sarah Palin - now don't laugh - is writing a book. Not just reading a book, writing a book. Actually, in the word of the publisher

she's 'collaborating' on a book. What an embarrassment! It's one of these 'I told you,' books that jocks do. (Quote by - Chris Matthews)

So popular is the naval service the only embarrassment is that men volunteer so rapidly we have to work overtime to give them hardy, adequate housing and proper training. (Quote by - Josephus Daniels)

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