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America needs young people to be inspired to choose sacrifice over greed.
Sacrifice still exists everywhere, and everywhere the elect of each generation suffers for the salvation of the rest.
Henri Frederic Amiel
My father had many, many veterans over to the house, and the older I got the more I appreciated their sacrifice.
Parenthood involves massive sacrifice: money, attention, time and emotional energy.
What a curious phenomenon it is that you can get men to die for the liberty of the world who will not make the little sacrifice that is needed to free themselves from their own individual bondage.
I have long believed that sacrifice is the pinnacle of patriotism.
I think that the good and the great are only separated by the willingness to sacrifice.
In the military, they give medals for people who are willing to sacrifice themselves so that others may survive. In business, we give bonuses to people who sacrifice others.
An insatiable appetite for glory leads to sacrifice and death, but innate instinct leads to self-preservation and life.
A good sacrifice is one that is not necessarily sound but leaves your opponent dazed and confused.
The gospel alone liberates you to live a life of scandalous generosity, unrestrained sacrifice, uncommon valor, and unbounded courage.
Life is only a long and bitter suicide, and faith alone can transform this suicide into a sacrifice.
I have the greatest respect for single parents who struggle and sacrifice, trying against almost superhuman odds to hold the family together. They should be honored and helped in their heroic efforts. But any mother's or father's task is much easier where there are two functioning parents in the home.
James E. Faust
You can't achieve anything in life without a small amount of sacrifice.
I don't want to abandon one work for the other, and I don't think I need to sacrifice anything to put my all into either one of them.
We can't equate spending on veterans with spending on defense. Our strength is not just in the size of our defense budget, but in the size of our hearts, in the size of our gratitude for their sacrifice. And that's not just measured in words or gestures.
To venture upon an undertaking of any kind, even the most insignificant, is to sacrifice to envy.
Emile M. Cioran
I couldn't sacrifice my heart for a publicity stunt.
Without whining and without making myself a tragic figure, there is no replacement for the loss of your privacy. It's a huge sacrifice.
It takes tremendous will to compete in any athletic endeavor, so it meant going to bed early and getting my homework done in advance. I had to sacrifice things, like a social life, to be a skater at 15. But I loved skating so much that it was worth everything to me.
We don't have to sacrifice a strong economy for a healthy environment.
I am not someone who sacrifice all for the cinema, my life will be always more important.
We are often told we can't have brains and beauty, and I really hope that my message is that you can put on that red lip and curl your hair and put on that power dress - you don't have to sacrifice one for the other.
The people have given me their support; they have given me their trust and confidence. My colleagues have suffered a lot in order to give me support. I do not look upon my life as a sacrifice at all.
Aung San Suu Kyi
The only reason to be in politics is public service. There's no other reason. Frankly, if that's the best job you can get in terms of money, that's too bad, you know. Because frankly, it's not well paid, everyone knows that. So for most people it's a big sacrifice.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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