I entreat masters to live a good life and faithfully to instruct their scholars, especially that they may love God and learn to give themselves to knowledge, in order to promote His honour, the welfare of the state, and their own salvation, but not for the sake of avarice or the praise of man.
Men are never really willing to die except for the sake of freedom: therefore they do not believe in dying completely.
That service is the noblest which is rendered for its own sake.
I keep my hands empty for the sake of what I have had in them.
If thou must love me, let it be for naught except for love’s sake only.
For goodness sake, will they hear, will white people hear what we are trying to say? Please, all we are asking you to do is to recognize that we are humans, too.
The search for the truth for truth’s sake is the mark of the historian.
He that does good for good’s sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is sure of both in the end.
Sleeping is no mean art: for its sake one must stay awake all day.
Theoretical principals must sometimes give way for the sake of practical advantages.