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The man that blushes is not quite a brute.

Edward Young (1683-1765) English poet
“Night Thoughts,” 7, l. 496 (1742-45)
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A great many people feel “guilty” about things they shouldn’t feel guilty about, in order to shut out feelings of guilt about the things they should feel guilty about.

Sydney J. Harris (1917-1986) Anglo-American columnist, journalist, author
Column, Chicago Daily News (1971)
Added on 7-Dec-15 | Last updated 7-Dec-15
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Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.

Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) American statesman, scientist, philosopher
Poor Richard’s Almanack (1749)
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