Quotes 1 till 12 of 12.
American arts, writer 1923-+2
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.
Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
Russian revolutionary leader 1870-19240
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
Courage, when it is not heroic self-sacrifice, is sometimes a modification and sometimes a result of faith.
American writer 1902-19830
Dissipation is a form of self-sacrifice.
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.
American writer 1837-19210
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.
American president 1856-19240
Loyalty means nothing unless it has at its heart the absolute principle of self-sacrifice.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-19500
Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing.
Self-sacrifice which denies common sense is not a virtue. It's a spiritual dissipation.
American statesman 1858-19190
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.
T. S. Eliot
British essayist, publisher, playwright, literary and social critic 1888-19650
The progress of an artist is a continual self-sacrifice, a continual extinction of personality.
Sir Max Beerbohm
British Actor 1872-1956-1
No fine work can be done without concentration and self-sacrifice and toil and doubt.