<< Back to Home
The station has 6,177 Quotes from 1,359 Famous People
Alphabetical Index of Speakers

Recently Added:
"In business and in life, say "yes" liberally and say "no" wisely, but use each deliberately."
    -- Reid Carr
"Guns give these disgusting people the ability to kill other human beings."
    -- Carly Novell
"Everybody needs to understand how we feel and what we went through, because if they don't, they're not going to be able to understand why we're fighting for what we're fighting for."
    -- Emma Gonzalez
"They say that tougher gun laws do not decrease gun violence -- we call B.S.!"
    -- Emma Gonzalez

Popular Quotes
"It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker, that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own self-interest. We address ourselves, not to their humanity but to their self-love, and never talk to them of our own neccessities but of their advantages."
    -- Adam Smith
"The magic of first love is our ignorance that it can never end."
    -- Benjamin Disraeli
"It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money."
    -- Albert Camus

Quotes by Topic
Share on Facebook  |  Bookmark and Share

Quotes about Sacrifice

I had to be successful to justify my parents' sacrifice for me.
Get Image
What a curious phenomenon it is that you can get men to die for the liberty of the world who will not make the little sacrifice that is needed to free themselves from their own individual bondage.
Get Image
I have given two cousins to war and I stand ready to sacrifice my wife's brother.
Get Image
Real meaningful endeavours, the biggies in human existence, often require the sacrifice of others.
Get Image
Existence, as we know it, is full of sorrow. To mention only one minor point every man is a condemned criminal, only he does not know the date of his execution. This is unpleasant for every man. Consequently every man does everything possible to postpone the date, and would sacrifice anything that he has if he could reverse the sentence. Practically all religions and all philosophies have started thus crudely, by promising their adherents some su
Get Image
Of all the gods, Death only craves not gifts:
Nor sacrifice, nor yet drink-offering poured
Avails; no altars hath he, nor is soothed
By hymns of praise. From him alone of all
The powers of heaven Persuasion holds aloof.
Get Image

Browse more quotes by famous person's name: