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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
 
Bashfulness
 
A scoff is the reward of bashfulness.  1
At table bashfulness is out of place.  2
Bashfulness is an enemy to poverty.  3
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth but a reproach to old age.  Aristotle.  4
Bashfulness is no use to the needy.  Dutch.  5
He that wants should not be bashful.  Italian.  6
His bashful mind hinders his good intent.  7
It is only the bashful that lose.  French.  8
To cast a sheep’s eye at one.  9
 
 
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