Quotes by sacrifices

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  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Our ideals, like the gods of old, are constantly demanding human sacrifices.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
    James Baldwin
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    Perhaps the whole root of our trouble, the human trouble, is that we will sacrifice all the beauty of our lives, will imprison ourselves in totems, taboos, crosses, blood sacrifices, steeples, mosques, races, armies, flags, nations, in order to deny the fact of death, which is the only fact we have.
  • Florence Nightingale
    Florence Nightingale
    English social reformer, founder of modern nursing and statistician 1820-1910
    Florence Nightingale
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    The martyr sacrifices themselves entirely in vain. Or rather not in vain; for they make the selfish more selfish, the lazy more lazy, the narrow narrower.
  • Hector Hugh Munro
    Hector Hugh Munro
    British Novelist, Writer 1870-1916
    Hector Hugh Munro
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    The sacrifices of friendship were beautiful in her eyes as long as she was not asked to make them.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    We can offer up much in the large, but to make sacrifices in little things is what we are seldom equal to.
  • Bhagavad Gita
    Bhagavad Gita
    Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
    Bhagavad Gita
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    Whatever you do, make it an offering to me - the food you eat, the sacrifices you make, the help you give, even your suffering.
  • Maya Angelou
    Maya Angelou
    African-American poet and writer 1928-
    Maya Angelou
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    Whatever you want to do, if you want to be great at it, you have to love it and be able to make sacrifices for it.
  • Bobby Orr
    Bobby Orr
    Canadian ice hockey player 1948-
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    When you're young, you don't realize the sacrifices that people are making for you.
  • Edmund Burke
    Edmund Burke
    English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
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    Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays instead of serving you if he sacrifices it to your opinion.
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