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  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    The greatest evils and the worst of crimes is poverty; our first duty, a duty to which every other consideration should be sacrificed, is not to be poor.
  • Bryan Robson
    Bryan Robson
    English football manager and player 1957-
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    A lot of people, some of them close to me as well, have said that I sacrificed myself by doing what I did in bringing Terry on board. I didn't see it that way.
  • Amy Lowell
    Amy Lowell
    American poet, criticus 1874-1925
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    A man must be sacrificed now and again to provide for the next generation of men.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Artists must be sacrificed to their art.
  • Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
    Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
    Iranian politician and writer 1934-2017
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    Both of them were the children of the United States. They sacrificed their children for the benefit of the others. But they were not very devoted children of the United States.
  • Herbert Hoover
    Herbert Hoover
    American engineer, businessman and politician 1874-1964
    Herbert Hoover
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    Economic freedom cannot be sacrificed if political freedom is to be preserved.
  • Olympia Brown
    Olympia Brown
    American minister and suffragist 1835-1926
    Olympia Brown
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    He who never sacrificed a present to a future good or a personal to a general one can speak of happiness only as the blind do of colors.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    In all pointed sentences, some degree of accuracy must be sacrificed to conciseness.
  • Bob Dole
    Bob Dole
    American politician and attorney 1923-
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    It is demeaning to the Nation that within the Clinton administration, a corps of the elite who never grew up, never did anything real, never sacrificed, never suffered, and never learned.
    Source: Acceptance speech for Republican presidential nomination, San Diego, 15 August 1996
  • Barry Bonds
    Barry Bonds
    American professional baseball player 1964-
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    Making the Hall of Fame, would it be something that's gratifying because of what I've sacrificed? Sure. Baseball has been a big part of our lives. We've sacrificed our bodies. It's the way we made our living.
  • Benigno Aquino III
    Benigno Aquino III
    Filipino politician 1960-
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    My father offered his life so our democracy could live. My mother devoted her life to nurturing that democracy. I will dedicate my life to making our democracy reach its fullest potential: that of ensuring equality for all. My family has sacrificed much, and I am willing to do this again if necessary.
  • Henry Miller
    Henry Miller
    American writer 1891-1980
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    One has to be a lowbrow, a bit of a murderer, to be a politician, ready and willing to see people sacrificed, slaughtered, for the sake of an idea, whether a good one or a bad one.
  • Arthur Cayley
    Arthur Cayley
    British mathematician 1821-1895
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    So much the worse, it may be, for a particular meeting: but the meeting is the individual, which on evolution principles, must be sacrificed for the development of the race.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    The artists must be sacrificed to their art. Like the bees, they must put their lives into the sting they give.
  • Ernest Renan
    Ernest Renan
    French writer and criticus 1823-1892
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    The simplest school boy is now familiar with truths for which Archimedes would have sacrificed his life.
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