Quotes by sacrifice
Quotes 1 till 15 of 92.
American arts, writer 1923-
A good cause can become bad if we fight for it with means that are indiscriminately murderous. A bad cause can become good if enough people fight for it in a spirit of comradeship and self-sacrifice. In the end it is how you fight, as much as why you fight, that makes your cause good or bad.
American self-help author 1883-1970
Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness.
American theologian 1809-1894
Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another - too often ending in the loss of both.
American writer 1837-1921
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.
British poet, essaywriter 1784-1859
Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice.
English author 1938-
The great question, is there anything at all which is worth fighting such a war about, with the devastating loss it will bring? I believe yes, there are some freedoms which to sacrifice would be EVEN worse.
American statesman 1858-1919
The men and women who have the right ideals... are those who have the courage to strive for the happiness which comes only with labor and effort and self-sacrifice, and those whose joy in life springs in part from power of work and sense of duty.
American football player 1913-1970
A man can be as great as he wants to be. If you believe in yourself and have the courage, the determination, the dedication, the competitive drive and if you are willing to sacrifice the little things in life and pay the price for the things that are worthwhile, it can be done.
Indian politician 1917-1985
A man who was completely innocent, offered himself as a sacrifice for the good of others, including his enemies, and became the ransom of the world. It was a perfect act.
American activist and former member of the Black Liberation Army (BLA) 1947-
Are you ready to sacrifice to end world hunger? To sacrifice to end colonialism? To end neo-colonialism? To end racism? To end sexism?
American football player 1951-
As a former NFL player, I am one American who will have nothing to do with any NFL Team that cannot find the corporate courage to stand for the millions of courageous past great Americans whose sacrifice gave meaning to our flag and national anthem and to the millions upon millions who still dream to come to its free shores.
French writer and criticus 1823-1892
As soon as sacrifice becomes a duty and necessity to mankind. I see no limit to the horizon which opens before him.
Swedish tennis player 1956-
As tennis players, we work and we sacrifice many things. To lose, that's not a happy thing - I mean sure, I was disappointed. You have to come back strong. But to win the last point in a grand slam tournament, that's the most beautiful and most satisfying feeling you can get as a tennis player. It's worth it.
Irish civil rights activist 1947-
Basically, I have no place in organized politics. By coming to the British Parliament, I've allowed the people to sacrifice me at the top and let go the more effective job I should be doing at the bottom.
Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
Russian revolutionary leader 1870-1924
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Subjects in these quotes:
All sacrifice famous quotes and sayings you will always find on greatest-quotations.com 92 found