The same people who can deny others everything are famous for refusing themselves nothing.
In order to live free and happily you must sacrifice boredom. It is not always an easy sacrifice.
The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the discipline to tell the truth, the capacity for sacrifice. Ironically, their virtues make them vulnerable; they are often wounded, sometimes destroyed.
The only question to ask yourself is, how much are you willing to sacrifice to achieve this success?
He who sacrifices his conscience to ambition burns a picture to obtain the ashes.
As we give, we find that sacrifice brings forth the blessings of heaven. And in the end, we learn it was no sacrifice at all.
Masters who sacrifice for servants will receive the gift of loyalty.
Sometimes when you sacrifice something precious, you're not really losing it.
You're just passing it on to someone else.
It is a clear gain to sacrifice pleasure in order to avoid pain.
The only thing necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing. When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall, one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.
Humanitarianism consists in never sacrificing a human being to a purpose.
Living is strife and torment, disappointment and love and sacrifice, golden sunsets and black storms. I said that some time ago, and today I do not think I would add one word.
Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow.