Topics: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Sacrifices Quotes


"Everything good requires sacrifices." - Ann Brashares

"Small sacrifices must be made." - Otto Lilienthal

"Prayers and sacrifices are of no avail." - Aristotle

"Beauty too often sacrifices to fashion." - Leigh Hunt

"There is no love without sacrifices." - Edgar Cayce

"Great lovers have made great sacrifices." - Louis Auchincloss

"My life is so full of sacrifices." - Zubin Mehta

"Man habitually sacrifices his life to his purse, but he sacrifices his purse to his vanity." - Miguel De Unamuno

"It stands to reason that if sacrifices are being given, somebody is collecting sacrifices." - Ayn Rand

"If Tal sacrifices a piece, take it. If Petrosian sacrifices a piece, don't take it." - Mikhail Botvinnik

"We owe it to our past futile sacrifices to continue making further futile sacrifices." - Ashleigh Brilliant

"I don't call them sacrifices. I call them exchanges." - Shawn Johnson

"Compassion is a quality which impels one to perform sacrifices." - Radhanath Swami

"He who sacrifices freedom for security deserves neither." - Benjamin Franklin

"Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"That's chess!" snapped Ron. "You've got to make some sacrifices!" - J K Rowling

"Some sacrifices are sound; the rest are mine" - Mikhail Tal

"There are two types of sacrifices: correct ones and mine" - Mikhail Tal

"Anyone who sacrifices his dreams to reality is forever beaten." - Thomas Muller

"Sacrifices are concerned with the feelings of devotion and longing." - Xunzi

"I think I made a lot of sacrifices." - Donald Trump

"I love the idea of ordinary women making extraordinary sacrifices." - Megan Chance

"All interested parties must be willing to make significant sacrifices." - John Mccain

"Singing is an arduous business and it needs sacrifices." - Lesley Garrett

"Unfortunately, pioneers will always pave the way with sacrifices." - Buzz Aldrin

"Sacrifices are concerned with the feelings of devotion and longing." - Xun Zi

"I foster a sorrowful conception of affection. Make no sacrifices." - Franz Liszt

"I made sacrifices willingly; it was what I did best." - Karen Mccarthy

"Love sacrifices all things to bless the thing it loves." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

"People ask me about what sacrifices I've made. I always answer: I've made no sacrifices, I've made choices." - Aung San Suu Kyi

"Man sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health." - Dalai Lama

"If you want to do creative work, there are tremendous sacrifices involved, and tremendous financial sacrifices too. It requires dedication and solitude." - Joyce Johnson

"To love is to know the sacrifices which eternity exacts from life." - Pearl Mary Teresa Craigie

"To achieve some depth in your field requires a lot of sacrifices." - Mikhail Baryshnikov

"If you really love one another, you will not be able to avoid making sacrifices." - Mother Teresa

"Our ideals, like the gods of old, are constantly demanding human sacrifices." - George Bernard Shaw

"A man who sacrifices for his wife and serves her becomes much more attractive to her." - Jimmy Evans

"Some of us weren't born for rewards, Froi. We were born for sacrifices." - Melina Marchetta

"...we understand only the individual's capacity to make sacrifices for the community, for his fellow men." - Adolf Hitler

"Love between man and woman cannot be built without sacrifices and self-denial." - Pope John Paul Ii

"No man achieves great success who is unwilling to make personal sacrifices." - Napoleon Hill

"Christianity is haunted by the theory of a God with a craving for bloody sacrifices." - John B S Haldane

"God sacrifices himself for man and puts himself where only man deserves to be." - John Stott

"Republics, like individuals, who are benefited by personal sacrifices, are proverbially ungrateful." - Epes Sargent

"When we make little sacrifices we like to have them appreciated, at least..." - Louisa May Alcott

"Quiet moves often make a stronger impression than a wild combination with heavy sacrifices." - Mikhail Tal

"Empowered women who reach tough or unconventional positions make CHOICES not sacrifices" - Kiran Bedi

"It is the responsibility of the living to make meaningful the sacrifices of the dead." - Stephen R Donaldson

"A people without the memories of heroic suffering and sacrifices are a people without a history." - John Brown Gordon

"The happiness of married life depends upon making small sacrifices with readiness and cheerfulness." - John Selden

"But sometimes, in order to win, you have to make sacrifices." - Jodi Picoult

"Sacrifices are not in vain. At the end, everything will pay off." - Gabby Douglas

"Become strong again in spirit, strong in will, strong in endurance, strong to bear all sacrifices" - Adolf Hitler

"As often as we do good, we offer sacrifices to God." - Aristotle

"Taking somebody's sacrifices is like taking counterfeit money. You're only the poorer." - Dorothy Canfield Fisher

"Time and energy. Those are the most valuable sacrifices leaders can make." - Simon Sinek

"Any religion which sacrifices women to the brutality of men is no religion." - Julia Ward Howe

"When you are willing to make sacrifices for a great cause, you will never be alone." - Coretta Scott King

"War should only be used for a policy worth its sacrifices." - Otto Von Bismarck

"Businesses are successful because someone makes the sacrifices other are unwilling to." - Kim Ki-jung

"With relatively few exceptions, the novel sacrifices too much, for me, on the altar of plot." - David Shields

"I know that sacrifices have to be made to play with good teams." - Chris Bosh

"The beauty of a game of chess is usually assessed according to the sacrifices it contains." - Rudolf Spielmann

"Everybody sacrifices something in an attempt to reach what they think society wants." - Shawn Johnson

"No matter what, if you're a parent, you have to make sacrifices." - Billie Joe Armstrong

"I think every touring musician sacrifices aspects of their life to do it." - Joshua James Alphonse Franceschi

"In olden times sacrifices were made at the altar, a custom which is still continued." - Helen Rowland

"In the Gita continuous concentration on God is the king of sacrifices." - Mahatma Gandhi

"True worship has less to do with offering sacrifices than with being a sacrifice ourselves." - Mike Mason

"He who sacrifices his conscience to ambition burns a picture to obtain the ashes." - Proverbs

"Love doesn't please itself by seeking revenge. Love sacrifices itself for the good of others." - Kerrelyn Sparks

"The ambitious sacrifices all to what he terms honor, as the miser all to money." - Johann Kaspar Lavater

"Security is a false God. Begin to make sacrifices to it and you are lost." - Paul Bowles

"I don't feel I made any sacrifices at all. I'm doing my best to juggle." - Aaliyah

"Nobody's more mindful of the sacrifices of our troops than those of us that command them." - John Abizaid

"And it is essential that in fighting terrorism, sacrifices should not be made on democracy." - Bulent Ecevit

"We must never forget or diminish the sacrifices of those who gave everything for this nation." - Jim Walsh

"Repaying the debt of these ultimate sacrifices seems nearly impossible but we must try." - Michael N Castle

"My father never talked about the sacrifices that the family made for me." - Novak Djokovic

"You make sacrifices to become a mother, but you really find yourself and your soul." - Mariska Hargitay

"Nothing so much enhances a good as to make sacrifices for it." - George Santayana

"People want to make sacrifices but they don't want to be sacrificed." - Helle Thorning-Schmidt

"Humility is the altar upon which God wishes that we should offer Him His sacrifices." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"In art as in life the valid sacrifices are those that bring no income." - Jean Rostand

"In olden times sacrifices were made at the altar - a practice which is still continued." - Helen Rowland

"When times are tough, public employees should have to make the same sacrifices as everyone else." - Robert Reich

"Years at sea probably explains why I'm single. But every person in the military makes sacrifices." - Sarah West

"People want to make sacrifices but they don't want to be sacrificed." - Helle Thorningschmidt

"I'm a married man and I've got two children, and you have to do sacrifices." - Glenn Tipton

"I take care of military families. Their sacrifices are very real." - Mark Vonnegut

"We all have choices we have to make, and with those choices come certain sacrifices." - Hill Harper

"I think that you can honour the sacrifices of a common soldier without glorifying war." - Geraldine Brooks

"The price of success: hard work, patience, and a few sacrifices." - Edward Bok

"Sometimes in life you have to make a decision and make sacrifices." - Debi Mazar

"Anything that endures over time sacrifices its ability to make an impression." - Robert Musil

"When you're young, you don't realize the sacrifices that people are making for you." - Bobby Orr

"Would we codify the laws that should reign in households, and whose daily transgression annoys and mortifies us, and degrades our household life, we must adorn every day with sacrifices. Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Man has his being in truth-if he sacrifices truth he sacrifices himself. Whoever betrays truth betrays himself. It is not a question of lying-but of acting against one's conviction." - Novalis

"It is unjust, and sometimes very untrue, though it is a common theory, to hold that it is sacrifices which make the beauty of a combination, and that the combination is prettier by the magnitude of the sacrifices." - Eugene Znosko-Borovsky

"While I do not hesitate to applaud certain aspects of the resolution honoring the sacrifices of our courageous soldiers who are risking their lives in Iraq, I cannot be supportive of capitalizing on these very sacrifices for political gain." - Ed Pastor

"Worship is living our life individually and corporately as continuous living sacrifices to the glory of a person or thing." - Mark Driscoll

"Happy endings were never handed out. You had to fight for them, earn them with bruised hearts and sacrifices." - Kim Harrison

"To win Olympic gold it takes a lot of HARDWORK, a lot of PASSION, a lot of SACRIFICES." - Gabby Douglas

"Jesus was the temple to end all temples, the priest to end all priests, & the sacrifice to end all sacrifices." - Timothy Keller

"The sacrifices of friendship were beautiful in her eyes as long as she was not asked to make them." - Saki

"I made real sacrifices and took big risks. But living, it seems to me, is largely about risk." - Jan Karon

"As a Korean War veteran, I know firsthand and understand the sacrifices made by our men and women in uniform." - Charles Rangel

"The middlegame I repeat is chess itself, chess with all its possibilities, its attacks, defences, sacrifices, etc." - Eugene Znosko-Borovsky

"You have to reach deep within yourself to see if you are willing to make the sacrifices." - Louis Zamperini

"Some must cry so that others may be able to laugh the more heartily. Sacrifices are necessary..." - Jean Rhys

"No world is without sacrifices. But if we produce casualties, we would also sustain casualties of our own." - Tite Kubo

"Because something is significantly wrong with a creature that sacrifices its children's lives to settle its differences." - Suzanne Collins

"The ability to work hard and make sacrifices comes naturally to those who know exactly what they want." - Scott Adams

"In olden times, sacrifices were made at the altar, a practice which is still very much practiced." - Helen Rowland

"The happiness of married life depends upon the power of making small sacrifices with readiness and cheerfulness." - John Selden

"Let our prayers, like the ancient sacrifices, ascend morning and evening; let our days begin and end with God." - William Ellery Channing

"Because something is significantly wrong with a creature that sacrifices its children's lives to settle its differences." - Suzanne Collins

"I'll play as long as I'm still willing to work this much, to do all these sacrifices" - Stefan Edberg

"We cannot resist the fascination of sacrifice, since a passion for sacrifices is part of a Chessplayer's nature" - Rudolf Spielmann

"Happy persons seldom think of happiness. They are too busy losing their lives in the meaningful sacrifices of service." - David W Augsburger

"This is what we do, my mother's life said. We find ourselves in the sacrifices we make." - Cammie McGovern

"Beware of sentimental alliances where the consciousness of good deeds is the only compensation for noble sacrifices." - Otto Von Bismarck

"Let us pray for all good and faithful priests who dedicate themselves to their people with generosity and unknown sacrifices." - Pope Francis

"Everybody wants to be good, but not many are prepared to make the sacrifices it takes to be great." - Paul Arden

"We're still benefiting from the sacrifices of people long dead, but we're also suffering from their errors." - Ashleigh Brilliant

"One of the biggest sacrifices in running for President, if there is one, is the loss of anonymity." - George W Bush

"Ethics is in origin the art of recommending to others the sacrifices required for co-operation with oneself." - Bertrand Russell

"Having done these things, they made the sacrifices prescribed by custom lest they be found lacking in filial piety." - Henry Beard

"One of reasons I was able to go to university was because of the sacrifices my family made." - Michael Gove

"Class is considerate of others. It knows that good manners is nothing more than a series of petty sacrifices." - Ann Landers

"As a Korean War veteran, I know firsthand and understand the sacrifices made by our men and women in uniform." - Charles B Rangel

"Hopefully, young people will see that you can be young and make the sacrifices to follow your dreams." - Tinie Tempah

"You have to do bad things in order to become a hero. You have to make sacrifices." - John Barrowman

"I had to face a lot coming through this journey, a lot of sacrifices, difficulties, challenges, and injuries." - Gabby Douglas

"Revolutions demand enormous sacrifices and, at the same time, create a new need to change the world again." - Friedrich Durrenmatt

"We invoke the sacrifices of our fallen heroes in the abstract, but we seldom take time to thank them individually." - Rahm Emanuel

"A coldly rationalist individualist can deny that he has any obligation to make sacrifices for the future." - Garrett Hardin

"Ethics is in origin the art of recommending to others the sacrifices required for cooperation with oneself." - Bertrand Russell

"We should have a time to reflect on the accomplishments of the military, of their sacrifices, of their failures." - Richard Engel

"Every time a person sacrifices himself for a larger injustice, it aids in the cycle of change." - Amy Carter

"There are 80,000 prostitutes in London alone and what are they, if not bloody sacrifices on the altar of monogamy?" - Arthur Schopenhauer

"I think that sacrifices of animals in the name of religion are barbarous and they degrade the name of religion." - Jawaharlal Nehru

"The Jew always lives from the blood of other peoples, he needs such murders and such sacrifices." - Julius Streicher

"The sacrifices of friendship were beautiful in her eyes as long as she was not asked to make them." - Hector Hugh Munro

"For you to be successful, sacrifices must be made. It's better that they are made by others but failing that, you'll have to make them yourself." - Rita Mae Brown

"We can offer up much in the large, but to make sacrifices in little things is what we are seldom equal to." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Our country doesn't depend on the heroism of every citizen. But all of us should be worthy of the sacrifices made on our behalf." - John Mccain

"Love is nourished only by sacrifices, and the more a soul refuses natural satisfactions, the stronger and more disinterested becomes her tenderness." - Therese Of Lisieux

"You have to really believe not only in yourself; you have to believe that the world is actually worth your sacrifices." - Zaha Hadid

"My belief is firm in a law of compensation. The true rewards are ever in proportion to the labour and sacrifices made." - Nikola Tesla



Sacrifices, About Sacrifices, Blood of Sacrifices, Enough of Sacrifices, Giving Sacrifices, Human Sacrifices, Living Sacrifices, Making Sacrifices, Right Sacrifices, Sacrifices Not Needed,