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Loyalty and devotion lead to bravery. Bravery leads to the spirit of self-sacrifice. The spirit of self-sacrifice creates trust in the power of love.
For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice - no paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.
The progress of an artist is a continual self-sacrifice, a continual extinction of personality.
T. S. Eliot
In Christ we see a maturity of love that flowers in self-sacrifice and forgiveness; a maturity of power that never swerves from the ideal of service; a maturity of goodness that overcomes every temptation, and, of course, we see the ultimate victory of life over death itself.
Self-development is a higher duty than self-sacrifice.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
No fine work can be done without concentration and self-sacrifice and toil and doubt.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Entrepreneurs may be brutally honest, but fostering relationships with partners and building enduring communities requires empathy, self-sacrifice and a willingness to help others without expecting anything in return.
Gentleness, self-sacrifice and generosity are the exclusive possession of no one race or religion.
Parenthood is such a lesson in self-sacrifice.
Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing.
George Bernard Shaw
Dissipation is a form of self-sacrifice.
The world will never have lasting peace so long as men reserve for war the finest human qualities. Peace, no less than war, requires idealism and self-sacrifice and a righteous and dynamic faith.
John Foster Dulles
In the military, you learn the essence of people. You see so many examples of self-sacrifice and moral courage. In the rest of life, you don't get that many opportunities to be sure of your friends.
My dad served in the Air Force as ground crew for several years, and doesn't really talk about it. I know that it's there. I think my main thing about direct or indirect experiences as near to home as it were is the idea of self-sacrifice really.
Self-sacrifice which denies common sense is not a virtue. It's a spiritual dissipation.
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