martyrdom quotes

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even the dreadful martyrdom must run its course
Anyhow in a corner, some untidy spot
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The myth of motherhood as martyrdom has been bred into women, and behavioral scientists have helped embellish the myth with their ...
For all have not the gift of martyrdom.
You should read history--look at ostracism, persecution, martyrdom, and that kind of thing. They always happen to the best men, yo ...
The torments of martyrdom are probably most keenly felt by the bystanders.
Mediocrity cherishes rules; as for me, I hate them; I feel for them and for every restriction, corporation, caste, hierarchy, leve ...
As to Mr. Lincoln's name and fame and memory,--all is safe. His firmness, moderation, goodness of heart; his quaint humor, his per ...
Every man has a right to utter what he thinks truth, and every other man has a right to knock him down for it. Martyrdom is the te ...
The difference between a man who faces death for the sake of an idea and an imitator who goes in search of martyrdom is that whils ...
Matrimony is the union of meanness and martyrdom.
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