"Self-sacrifice which denies common sense is not a virtue. It's a spiritual dissipation."
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"Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow."
"Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing."
"Behold I do not give lectures or a little charity, When I give I give myself."
"Sacrifice, which is the passion of great souls, has never been the law of societies."
"Sacrifice is nothing other than the production of sacred things."
"In this world it is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich."
"No fine work can be done without concentration and self-sacrifice and toil and doubt."
"They never fail who die in a great cause."
"The key to faith is what we are willing to sacrifice to obtain it."
"To gain that which is worth having, it may be necessary to lose everything else."
"Sweat plus sacrifice equals success."
"In everyday things the law of sacrifice takes the form of positive duty."
"There is no moral authority like that of sacrifice."
"Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness."
"One-half of knowing what you want is knowing what you must give up before you get it."
"A man must be sacrificed now and again to provide for the next generation of men."
"In olden times, sacrifices were made at the altar, a practice which is still very much practiced."
"Nothing so much enhances a good as to make sacrifices for it."
"It is a clear gain to sacrifice pleasure in order to avoid pain."
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