If they said sacrifice, they would sacrifice you; but if they thought you a god, you would be treated with great honor.
"By Right of Conquest" by G. A. Henty
The king was unwilling to sacrifice Haugwitz, Beyme, and Lombard to you, and hence you withdraw from the service.
"Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia" by L. Mühlbach,
Carthaginians, in worshipping Saturn, offered up human sacrifices to him.
"The Mysteries of All Nations" by James Grant
Economic loss entailed by sacrifices to the dead.
"The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead, Volume I (of 3)" by Sir James George Frazer
This seems likely from the fact that the sacrifice was by fire as in the other places where the Devil used the goat-disguise.
"The Witch-cult in Western Europe" by Margaret Alice Murray
It meant a new set of self-sacrifices.
"The Triflers" by Frederick Orin Bartlett
But my life was wellnigh a sacrifice to yours.
"Ernest Linwood" by Caroline Lee Hentz
Life is sacrifice, renunciation: true life is dependence on God.
"Letters to His Friends" by Forbes Robinson
The Sudras were excluded and could take no part in sacrifices.
"The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India--Volume I (of IV)" by R.V. Russell
The followers of the great Legist Abu Hanifa render it, "sacrifice," and add the words (the "victims").
"The Faith of Islam" by Edward Sell
True glory can only be attained in earth or heaven through self-sacrifice.
"Daily Thoughts selected from the writings of Charles Kingsley by his wife" by Charles Kingsley
He shares with the latter the honor of invocations and sacrifices at such critical moments.
"The Religion of Babylonia and Assyria" by Morris Jastrow
My other sacrifice, of course, you do not understand.
"The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of Jane Austen" by Jane Austen
I may almost sacrifice my love, but I am true, ever true to my country.
"Hansford: A Tale of Bacon's Rebellion" by St. George Tucker
THE sacrifice for the redemption of the world was accomplished.
"Mary, Help of Christians" by Various
My marriage has demanded the sacrifice of our friendship.
"The Undying Past" by Hermann Sudermann
He is ruled by a passion to which he brings the rest as sacrifices.
"The Ego and His Own" by Max Stirner
With a bored laugh he made the sacrifice and took her to the concert.
"The Song of Songs" by Hermann Sudermann
For the Aztecs pushed the superstitious practice of human sacrifice to absolute frenzy.
"Lectures on the Origin and Growth of Religion as Illustrated by the Native Religions of Mexico and Peru" by Albert Réville
Make me the sacrifice of the pride which prevents you from speaking the conciliating word.
"Too Rich" by Adolph Streckfuss
Wound us with love, pierce us with longing, make
Our souls thy sacrifices; turn and take
Our hearts for our sin-offerings lest they break,
And mould them with thine hands and give them might.
"A Year's Burden -- 1870" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
Mighty Love demands his crown
Now for all his sufferings done;
For all Love's tears, for all his sighs,
Thyself must be the sacrifice.
Virgin, brighter than the day,
Haste from thy chamber, come away!
"Epithalamium" by Anna Laetitia Aikin Barbauld
Help us that we may not deny
Our brotherhood in hour of strife;
When swords shall from their scabbards fly,
And great the sacrifice of life,
May we in pity o'er them bend,
And help to wounded foe extend.
"Father Of Universal Man" by Joseph Horatio Chant
To Thee, meek Majesty, soft King
Of simple graces and sweet loves!
Each of us his lamb will bring,
Each his pair of silver doves!
At last, in fire of Thy fair eyes,
Ourselves become our own best sacrifice!
"Verses From The Shepherds' Hymn" by Richard Crashaw
POLONIA. To Thee, O Lord, my spirit climbs,
To Thee from every lonely hill
I burn to sacrifice my will
A thousand and a thousand times.
And such my boundless love to Thee
I wish each will of mine a living soul could be.
"The Purgatory Of St. Patrick - Act III" by Denis Florence MacCarthy
But chief 'twere sweet to think such life
(Though but escape from fortune's strife),
Something most matchless good and wise,
A great and grateful sacrifice;
And deem each hour to musing given
A step upon the road to heaven.
"Marmion: Introduction to Canto II." by Sir Walter Scott
When you dream big and you're willing to make sacrifices, anything is possible, as this young couple discover.
Her eight-step program doesn't ask readers to sacrifice lattes or pedicures to save the environment.
But if you think that you have to sacrifice your healthy diet on Thanksgiving, think again.
With heavy riffs, self-medication and talks of sacrifice, you're forgiven for thinking Rainbows Are Free originates from the swaggering '70s.
There is evidently no limit to the sacrifices actors will make for their art.
it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority.
Cannibalism, Headhunting and Human Sacrifice.
CANNIBALISM, HEADHUNTING AND HUMAN SACRIFICE IN NORTH AMERICA: A History Forgotten, by George Franklin Feldman 249 pages, illustrated.
But at the same time, those customers are not willing to sacrifice quality.
The "Celebrating Moms" series of commercials by Proctor & Gamble during Olympic coverage is a tear-jerking ode to sacrifices mothers make to support their kids' athletic careers.
You don't have to sacrifice the traditional smoky punch of this Cajun favorite just because you're short on time.
The Inspirational True Story of Bravery and Sacrifice Aboard the USS Samuel B Roberts.
Bluffton gathers to remember ' bravery and self-sacrifice'.
This time of year is one where we celebrate our collective Independence and reflect on the sacrifices that make it possible.
Some from the same states, and how these families now have to deal with their ultimate sacrifice.