This bloody past suggests to us that enemies cease hostilities only when they are battered enough to acknowledge that there is no hope in victory – and thus that further resistance means only useless sacrifice.
A nation which makes the final sacrifice for life and freedom does not get beaten.
I think there is choice possible to us at any moment, as long as we live. But there is no sacrifice. There is a choice, and the rest falls away. Second choice does not exist. Beware of those who talk about sacrifice.
Sacrifice still exists everywhere, and everywhere the elect of each generation suffers for the salvation of the rest.
Grudge no expense – yield to no opposition – forget fatigue – till, by the strength of prayer and sacrifice, the spirit of love shall have overcome .
The State is the altar of political freedom and, like the religious altar, it is maintained for the purpose of human sacrifice.
The struggle is so great that the triumph over fascism alone is worth the sacrifice of our lives.
America needs young people to be inspired to choose sacrifice over greed.
In order to fully realise our aspirations, we must create in the masses of the people the sense of sacrifice and responsibility that has been the characteristic of the anarchist movement throughout its historic development in Spain.
Hallow the body as a temple to comeliness and sanctify the heart as a sacrifice to love; love recompenses the adorers.