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"We weren't lucky enough to sacrifice our lives for our country, but at least we can live for our country!" - Narendra Modi

"The willingness of America's veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude." - Jeff Miller

"Our people sacrifice a lot for their country, including their lives. None of them should have to sacrifice their integrity as well." - Michael Mullen

"Sacrifice is going to war for your country. Sacrifice is a brave young man being blown up by a landmine in Afghanistan." - Sebastian Coe

"A King should sacrifice the best affections of his heart for the good of his country; no sacrifice should be above his determination." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"No man, I fear, can effect great benefits for his country without some sacrifice of the minor virtues." - Sydney Smith

"It is not worth is to sacrifice the interest of the country for the sake of my son." - Chiang Kai-shek

"It is not worth it to sacrifice the interest of the country for the sake of my son." - Chiang Kai-shek

"Everybody in America has to be part of a shared sacrifice to create opportunity for greatness again for our people and our country." - Chris Christie

"Where else, in a non-totalitarian country, but in the political profession is the individual expected to sacrifice all-including his own career-for the national good?" - John F Kennedy

"The enemies of the country and of freedom of the people have always denounced as bandits those who sacrifice themselves for the noble causes of the people." - Emiliano Zapata

"The essence of patriotism lies in a willingness to sacrifice for one's country, just as true greatness finds expression, not in blessings enjoyed, but in good bestowed." - William Jennings Bryan

"Where else, in a non-totalitarian country, but in the political profession is the individual expected to sacrifice all - including his own career - for the national good?" - John F Kennedy

"Sacrifice, sacrifice, sacrifice! That's the condition of the female. Women have been conditioned to sacrifice for centuries." - Betty Dodson

"Desire is craving enough to sacrifice for" - Myles Munroe

"You know what, man? I am going to literally - if (Palin) gets elected president, I am going to hang out on the grassy knoll all the time, just loaded and ready - because you know what? It's for my country. It's for my country. If I got to sacrifice myself, it's for my country." - Christopher Titus

"You know what, man? I am going to literally - if (Palin) gets elected president, I am going to hang out on the grassy knoll all the time, just loaded and ready - because you know what? It's for my country. It's for my country. If I got to sacrifice myself, it's for my country." - Christopher Titus

"I can anticipate no greater calamity for the country than the dissolution of the Union. It would be an accumulation of all the evils we complain of, and I am willing to sacrifice everything but honor for its preservation." - Robert E Lee

"The spirit of sacrifice and selflessness of the defence forces is an inspiration for all Indians. Strong armed forces are necessary for an atmosphere of peace, amity, harmony and brotherhood in the country." - Narendra Modi

"Service is never a simple act; it's about sacrifice for others and about accomplishment for ourselves, about reaching out, one person to another, about all our choices gathered together as a country to reach across all our divides." - George H W Bush

"Never sacrifice your life for anything! Sacrifice everything for life! Life is the ultimate goal." - Rajneesh

"The American spirit wears no political label. In service to others and yes, in sacrifice for our country, there are no Republicans; there are no Democrats; there are only Americans." - John F Kerry

"We strain to tell Americans and aliens in this country that there's nothing unique about America, nothing unique about American civilization, nothing that requires their allegiance, nothing of great value that they should sacrifice for." - Tom Tancredo

"Sacrifice of live, sacrifice for love. Fate is gentle and harsh; she gives and she takes." - Amelia Atwater-Rhodes

"[H]owever weak our country may be, I hope we shall never sacrifice our liberties." - Alexander Hamilton

"America is a country born from semi-mythologized blood, glory and acts of selfless patriotic sacrifice." - Henry Rollins

"I want to show to those who deprive people the right to love of country, that when we know how to sacrifice ourselves for our duties and convictions, death does not matter if one dies for those one loves - for his country and for others dear to him." - Jose Rizal

"I've met so many people of my son's generation who think a sacrifice is when their satellite or Internet is out for a day and that the country owes them something. That old J.F.K. quote about 'what you can do for your country,' doesn't even seem to apply to so many people." - Steve Daines

"Democrats, independents, Republicans, all of us Americans who love our country. What a wonderful time to come together and really just count our blessings. And to remember those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice for us and for this country and all those freedoms we love." - Robert Hurt

"Those Who Sacrifice Liberty For Security Deserve Neither." - Benjamin Franklin

"If you sacrifice liberty for security, you will lose both." - Ron Paul

"For every pleasure, there must be a sacrifice." - O.R. Melling

"Don't sacrifice yourself for me. I will not be grateful." - Mason Cooley

"Self-sacrifice usually contains an unspoken demand for payment." - Mason Cooley

"Sacrifice, that's what we do for the people we love." - Gayle Forman

"Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better." - Louis Mann

"For every sacrifice, there is an expectation of reward." - Wes Fesler

"The creed of sacrifice is a morality for the immoral." - Ayn Rand

"In wartime, people willing to sacrifice liberty for security." - Ron Paul

"I always try to sacrifice my body for the team." - Troy Polamalu

"Sacrifice really means giving up something good for something better." - Stephen Covey

"Don't sacrifice a good life for a good time." - Michael Josephson

"It was better to imagine a sacrifice being for something." - David Brin

"No sacrifice is lost for a great ideal!" - Emma Goldman

"You cannot sacrifice the world for your children." - Patricia Briggs

"Sometimes you have to sacrifice your performance for high heels." - Gwen Stefani

"I couldn't sacrifice my heart for a publicity stunt." - Kim Kardashian

"For the butterfly, mating and propagation involve the sacrifice of life, for the human being, the sacrifice of beauty." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"To sacrifice the moral to the physical, as is done in these days, is to sacrifice reality for a shadow." - African Spir

"Good Soldiers don't sacrifice the cause for love - Lucas If the cause isn't love then it isn't worth the sacrifice" - Claudia Gray

"The Charkha is the symbol of sacrifice, and sacrifice is essential for the establishment of the image of the deity." - Mahatma Gandhi

"There's only one effectively redemptive sacrifice, the sacrifice of self-will to make room for the knowledge of God." - Aldous Huxley

"I am willing to serve my country, but do not wish to sacrifice the brave men under my command." - John Buford

"No sacrifice is worth the name unless it is a joy. Sacrifice and a long face go ill together. Sacrifice is 'making sacred'. He must be a poor specimen of humanity who is in need of sympathy for his sacrifice." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Those who take the most from the table, teach contentment. Those for whom the taxes are destined, demand sacrifice. Those who eat their fill, speak to the hungry, of wonderful times to come. Those who lead the country into the abyss, call ruling difficult, for ordinary folk." - Bertolt Brecht

"We ask our men and women in uniform to leave their families, our guardsmen and reservists to leave their jobs. We ask you to fight, to sacrifice, to risk your lives for your country. The last thing you should have to do is fight for a job when you come home." - Barack Obama

"I discovered [Joan of Arc] toward the age of ten or twelve, when I went to France. I don't remember where I read about her, but I recall that she immediately took on a definite importance for me. I wanted to sacrifice my life for my country. It seems like foolishness and yet...what happens when we're children is engraved forever on our lives." - Indira Gandhi

"We can never fully repay the debt of our proud nation to those who have laid down their lives for our country. The best we can do is honor their memory, ensure that their sacrifice is not in vain, and help provide for their families." - Susan Collins

"I stand before you today heart broken, I know history and I love this country ...God blessed this country and it took sacrifice because even though they were endowed by their creator with certain unalienable rights, that's an inheritance. And if you are not willing to fight for you inheritance, even when you leave your children, if they won't fight for it, they don't keep it. Mean greedy evil people will take it away." - Louie Gohmert

"I decided that I was ready to assume this position when I discovered that the chance to save the country was very meager. I was prepared to sacrifice myself for this country and its 90 million people. They want food, fuel and electricity and yearn for a decent life. Any president who does not pay attention to such details or is unable to provide the minimum level of stability should leave office." - Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

"The distractions, the exhaustions, the savage noises, the demands of town life, are, for me, mortal enemies to thought, to sleep,and to study; its extremes of squalor and of splendor do not stimulate, but sadden me; certain phases of its society I profoundly value, but would sacrifice them to the heaven of country quiet, if I had to choose between." - Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward

"And yet we have brave men and women who are willing to step forward because they know what's at stake. They're willing to sacrifice their lives for this great country. What I'm asking all of you tonight is not to put on a uniform. Put on a bumper sticker." - Rick Santorum

"Too often in the past, our Armed Forces have returned to Canada from their trials with little fanfare. Not so today. Canadians across the country came out in force, united in appreciation, to honour the bravery, heroism, strength and sacrifice of those who fought for freedom and security in Afghanistan." - Stephen Harper

"Even if a country the size of Britain were to shut down and cease using energy or cars altogether, the growth in carbon emissions in China would more than make up for our sacrifice long before the Kyoto agreement expires in 2012." - Christopher Monckton

"I look forward to doing my part to keep our solemn vow to veterans who have served our country with pride and distinction. They are all heroes in my eyes, and they deserve no less. Thank you all for your service, sacrifice and bravery." - Marc Veasey

"At a family's most difficult time, I want to make sure at a minimum that they have the very basic of comforts: the ability to grieve their loss privately and the knowledge that their country is grateful for their loved one's sacrifice and service." - Dave Reichert

"Don't sacrifice what you wish for most for what you wish for now" - Curtis Martin

"No mother would ever willingly sacrifice her sons for territorial gain, for economic advantage, for ideology." - Ronald Reagan

"I would sacrifice peace for a sovereign Bosnia-Herzegovina ... but for that peace in Bosnia-Herzegovina I would not sacrifice sovereignty." - Alija Izetbegovic

"Make some sacrifice for your art and you will be repaid, but ask of art to sacrifice herself for you and a bitter disappointment may come to you." - Oscar Wilde

"Brotherhood means laying down your life for somebody, really willing to sacrifice yourself for somebody else." - Tim Hetherington

"The great, the fundamental need of any nation, any race, is for heroism, devotion, sacrifice; and there cannot be heroism, devotion, or sacrifice in a primarily skeptical spirit." - Anna Julia Cooper

"Do' sacrifice yourself too much, because if you sacrifice too much there's nothing else you can give and nobody will care for you." - Karl Lagerfeld

"Don't sacrifice yourself too much, because if you sacrifice too much there's nothing else you can give and nobody will care for you." - Karl Lagerfeld

"I began to suspect that the ultimate sacrifice isn't death after all; the ultimate sacrifice is willingly bearing the fullest penalty for your own actions." - Orson Scott Card

"... any citizen should be willing to give all that he has to give his country in work or sacrifice in times of crisis." - Eleanor Roosevelt

"Across the country, people are willing to tighten their belts and sacrifice. The president should ask the oil industry to do the same." - John Salazar

"While I never served in uniform, I fully understand the great service and sacrifice that our brave men and women have given to our country." - Marc Veasey

"If you can't stand a little sacrifice and you can't stand a trip across the desert with limited water, we're never going to straighten this country out." - Ross Perot

"For God, for Country, and for Yale!" - Henry S. Durand

"The thing that we have going for us is that people are willing to sacrifice themselves." - Cesar Chavez

"It is fair to judge peoples by the rights they will sacrifice most for." - Clarence Day

"Self-denial is often the sacrifice of one sort of self-love for another." - Charles Caleb Colton

"Everywhere you turn you see Americans sacrifice their long-term interests for a short-term reward." - Michael Lewis

"You can only become great at something you are willing to sacrifice for" - Maya Angelou

"Love doesn't necessarily mean bless or agree with, it means sacrifice for and suffer with." - Ann Voskamp

"Those who sacrifice essential liberty for temporary safety are not deserving of either liberty or safety." - Benjamin Franklin

"Don't sacrifice your political convictions for the convenience of the hour." - Edward Kennedy

"If we succeed without sacrifice, it's because someone sacrificed for us." - Denis Waitley

"You live in a dangerous place when you sacrifice integrity for security." - Amy Grant

"Those who are ready to sacrifice freedom for security ultimately will lose both." - Abraham Lincoln

"Parenting is not for sissies. You have to sacrifice and grow up" - Jillian Michaels

"Don't sacrifice your spirit for wealth. Grow your wealth by first growing your spirit." - Robert Kiyosaki

"To be able, at any moment, to sacrifice what you are, for what you will become" - Eric Thomas

"Wisdom begins with sacrifice of immediate pleasures for long-range purposes." - Louis Finkelstein

"What was the point of a sacrifice if it wasn't meant for the ones you loved?" - Jana Oliver

"I see neither bravery nor sacrifice in destroying life or property, for offense or defense." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Prayer is a shield to the soul, a sacrifice to God, and a scourge for Satan." - John Bunyan

"Giving up something now for something better later is not a sacrifice. It is an investment." - Andy Stanley

"Whoever is not able to sacrifice, has no talent for love." - Desanka Maksimovic

"I will never sacrifice my morals and ethics for anyone or any win." - Mike Candrea

"History is apt to judge harshly those who sacrifice tomorrow for today." - Harold Macmillan

"Imam Hussain's sacrifice is for all groups and communities, an example of the path of rightousness." - Edward Gibbon

"I'm not prepared to sacrifice my being engaged in the world for just any relationship." - Loreena McKennitt

"A great leader will never sacrifice the people for the numbers." - Simon Sinek

"And ye shall offer for a sacrifice unto me a broken heart and a contrite spirit." - Robert K. Dellenbach

"Lonely? Give it to Jesus. The loneliness itself is material for sacrifice." - Elisabeth Elliot

"Giving up something now for something better later is not a sacrifice. It is an investment." - Andy Stanley

"Only if you sacrifice for a cause will you love it." - Victor L. Brown

"It is a tremendous sacrifice to run for political office in America today." - Roger Ailes

"I think [Sacrifice of Isaac] is the most important event in the Bible except for Sinai." - Elie Wiesel

"COOPERATION means to be willing to sacrifice for the sake of others" - Radhanath Swami

"Don't sacrifice your political convictions for the convenience of the hour." - Ted Kennedy

"Afflictions for God's sake are dearer to Him than any prayer or sacrifice." - Isaac Of Nineveh

"Masters who sacrifice for servants will receive the gift of loyalty." - Proverbs

"A team will always appreciate a great individual if he's willing to sacrifice for the group." - Kareem Abduljabbar

"I think there's no sacrifice too great for family, whether it's career, singing, whatever." - Anita Baker

"People who sacrifice beauty for efficiency get what they deserve. (Bernard Mickey Wrangle, p 99)" - Tom Robbins

"I want to be that person who could sacrifice everything for others." - Queen Rania Of Jordan

"A nation which makes the final sacrifice for life and freedom does not get beaten." - Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

"The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness." - Arthur Schopenhauer

"Parenting is not for sissies. You have to sacrifice and grow up." - Jillian Michaels

"A team will always appreciate a great individual if he's willing to sacrifice for the group." - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

"By thetest of our faith thehighest standard ofcivilization is the readiness to sacrifice for others." - David Lloyd George

"We don't have to sacrifice a strong economy for a healthy environment." - Dennis Weaver

"Jesus made the final sacrifice for all, and we need not make it again." - Stanley Hauerwas

"I wasn't gonna put my balls up on the table just to sacrifice for change." - Redman

"If the title of a great man ought to be reserved for him who cannot be charged with an indiscretion or a vice, who spent his life in establishing the independence, the glory and durable prosperity of his country; who succeeded in all that he undertook, and whose successes were never won at the expense of justice, integrity, or by the sacrifice of a single principle-this title will not be denied to Washington." - Jared Sparks

"My role models are people who can do things; I say to myself, "I wish I could do that." Like women who endure hardships and turn their luck around and bring up children on their own and start a business. Or a social worker who leaves his country, his comfort, his friends, and goes far away to help people he doesn't know. I want to evolve into that, ultimately. I want to be that person who could sacrifice everything for others." - Queen Rania Of Jordan

"From afar, it seems like a war without a solution and like a long sacrifice for the entire country. So when a president appears who tries to open a path to peace, I think that deserves support, because there is a lot of pain, and if they try to settle scores, the war will never end. But there is an opportunity. I would feel selfish if I did not help in any way." - Jose Mujica

"No sacrifice which a lover would make for his beloved is too great for us to make for our enemy." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Real sacrifice comes from self sacrifice." - J. Richard Clarke

"You must sacrifice every thought, very ideology for the good of the nation and for the serenity of our fatherhood." - Francisco Franco

"Anywhere, anytime, I'd sacrifice the finest nuance for a laugh, the most elegant trope for a smile." - Edward Abbey

"For me the present is merged in eternity. I may not sacrifice the latter for the present." - Mahatma Gandhi

"I have no sympathy for those who, under any pressure of circumstances, sacrifice their heart's-love for legal prostitution." - Harriet Martineau

"Pray often, for prayer is a shield to the soul, a sacrifice to God, and a scourge for Satan." - John Bunyan

"You must sacrifice every thought, every ideology for the good of the nation and for the serenity of our fatherhood." - Francisco Franco

"It is for women to come forward and choose the path of sacrifice for serving the nation." - Rahul Gandhi

"When you love you wish to do things for. You wish to sacrifice for. You wish to serve." - Ernest Hemingway

"Jesus' blood was shed for us all; what remains is for us to accept His sacrifice in faith and obedience." - Kenneth Boa

"My philosophy is, don't take no for an answer and be willing to sacrifice your entire project for freedom." - Tim Robbins

"About when to let others sacrifice themselves for you, even if its selfish. They say that if the sacrifice is the ultimate way for that person to show you that they love you, let them do it." - Veronica Roth

"If it is a small sacrifice to discontinue the use of wine, do it for the sake of others; if it is a great sacrifice, do it for your own." - Samuel Joseph May

"True love requires sacrifice." - Francis Chan

"Sacrifice life to truth." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"True success requires sacrifice." - Rick Riordan

"Sacrifice to the Graces." - Diogenes Laertius

"Sacrifice and adore unshod." - Pythagoras

"Sacrifice to the Graces." - Lord Chesterfield



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