There is something inherently wrong, something out of accord with the ideals of representative democracy, when one portion of our citizenship turns its activities to private gain amid defensive war while another is fighting, sacrificing, or dying for national preservation.
The future of America is based on one generation sacrificing for the next.
We are sacrificing ourselves for our ready-made goods; we are consumers and live in such a way that the means may consume the end.Karl Kraus
Modern physics often advances only by sacrificing some of our traditional philosophical convictions.
It was impossible to reconcile the repeal of the Corn Laws by me with the keeping together of the Conservative party, and I had no hesitation in sacrificing the subordinate object, and with it my own political interests.robert peel
I've always paid attention to religion ... because I grew up in a religious background, but I've never felt a part of any of them. I think there's something to be drawn from most of them — other than goat sacrificing.brad pitt
The American Beauty Rose can be produced in the splendor and fragrance which bring cheer to its beholder only by sacrificing the early buds which grow up around it. This is not an evil tendency in business. It is merely the working-out of a law of nature and a law of God.
The star system has us making pictures with personalities rather than stories, sacrificing everything in order to keep some old bags playing young women.gregg toland
Well, you know, I think the American people are sacrificing now. I think they're waiting in airport lines longer than they've ever had before.george w. bush
Man every man is an end in himself, not a means to the ends of others; he must live for his own sake, neither sacrificing himself to others nor sacrificing others to himself; he must work for his rational self-interest, with the achievement of his own happiness as the highest moral purpose of his life.Ayn Rand
If you begin by sacrificing yourself to those you love, you will end by hating those to whom you have sacrificed yourself.George Bernard Shaw
O you who believe, intoxicants and games of chance and (sacrificing to) stones set up and (dividing by) arrows are only an uncleanness, the devils work; so shun it that you may succeed. The devil desires only to create enmity and hatred among you by means of intoxicants and games of chance, and to keep you back from the remembrance of Allah and from prayer. Will you then keep back?
I believe that Anarchism and Socialism are both needed in human society that they represent two strong trends in human psychology the trend toward liberty and individual variation, and the trend toward cooperation, sympathy and solidarity , and that therefore they should work together. Socialism greatly needs Anarchism as a critic and to keep it from sacrificing the individual and his originality to the domination of the mass.
sacrificing good men to journalism is like sending William Faulkner to work for Time magazine.hunter s. thompson
sacrificing anonymity may be the next generation's price for keeping precious liberty, as prior generations paid in blood.
sacrificing anonymity may be the next generation's price for keeping precious liberty, as prior generations paid in blood.Harl Noby
sacrificing anonymity may be the next generation's price for keeping precious liberty , as prior generations paid in blood.
Yagna – means selfless sacrifice for notable purposes. sacrificing of the ego , selfishsness and material attachments and adopting rational thinking, humane compassion and dedicated creativity for the welfare of all – is indeed the best yagna which should be performed by all human beings.