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Sake Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Sake

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The best friend is the man who in wishing me well
wishes it for my sake.
- Anonymous

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I am not interested in power for power's sake,
but I'm interested in power that is moral,
that is right and that is good.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

I forgive everyone - especially myself.
I forgive for my own sake,
that I may transmute my resentments into Unconditional Love.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache;
do be my enemy - for friendship's sake.
- William Blake

 

Practice yourself, for heaven's sake in little things,
and then proceed to greater.
- Epictetus

Never "for the sake of peace and quiet"
deny your own experience or convictions.
- Dag Hammarskjold

I forgive for my own sake,
that I may transmute my resentments into Unconditional Love.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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That service is the noblest
which is rendered for its own sake.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Forgiveness is the salve that heals
the wounds of unkind words and acts.
Forgive everyone for every hurt you have ever received -
for your own sake, that you may live in peace.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong,
but the love of money for its own sake.
- Margaret Thatcher

Art for art's sake, money for God's sake.
- Simon Raven

Faith is a living and unshakable confidence,
a belief in the grace of God so assured that
a man would die a thousand deaths for its sake.
- Martin Luther

I forgive everyone for every "wrong"
that I believe they have ever inflicted upon me.
I forgive them for my own sake,
that I may release the venom -
the anger and resentment within myself -
and regain my joy and serenity.
I have compassion for everyone who has ever
been a player upon the stage of my life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I travel not to go anywhere, but to go.
I travel for travel's sake.
The great affair is to move.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

Men for the sake of getting a living forget to live.
- Margaret Fuller

A man can live and be healthy without killing animals for food;
therefore,
if he eats meat, he participates in taking animal life
merely for the sake of his appetite.
- Leo Tolstoy

The moment you cheat for the sake of beauty,
you know you're an artist.
- David Hockney

To love for the sake of being loved is human,
but to love for the sake of loving is angelic.
- Alphonse de Lamartine

Beauty is desired in order that it may be befouled;
not for its own sake,
but for the joy brought by the certainty of profaning it.
- Tom Stoppard

Manual labor to my father was not only good and decent for it's own sake but,
as he was given to saying, it straightened out one's thoughts.
- Mary Ellen Chase

When I tell the truth, it is not for the sake of convincing
those who do not know it,
but for the sake of defending those that do.
- William Blake

I had then and still retain an interest in science
for its own sake and as a metaphor for our current lives.
- Peter Hammill

He that does good for good's sake seeks neither paradise nor reward,
but he is sure of both in the end.
- William Penn

I've never worked for the sake of working.
There's probably enough crap out there for me not to add to it.
- Judy Davis

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.
- Desmond Tutu

For God's sake, if you sin, take pleasure in it,
and do it for the pleasure.
- Gerald Gould

Charming women can true converts make,
We love the precepts for the teacher's sake.
- George Farquhar

There is nothing about which I am more anxious than my country,
and for its sake I am willing to die ten deaths,
if that be possible.
- Elizabeth I

I don't know what reception I'm at, but for God's sake give me a gin and tonic.
- Denis Thatcher

Think of how we challenged the impression that we taxed
for its own sake and that we were hostile to business.
We were right to change.
- Ed Miliband

You try to stay within the rules for the sake of the game,
but you can always turn up the intensity.
- Lawrence Taylor

I never give in to the temptation to be difficult just
for the sake of being difficult.
That would be too ridiculous.
- Jacques Derrida

Seek happiness for its own sake, and you will not find it;
seek for duty,
and happiness will follow as the shadow comes with the sunshine.
- Tryon Edwards

The search for the truth for truth's sake is the mark of the historian.
- B. H. Liddell Hart

I don't shop because I need something,
I just shop for shopping's sake.
- Cat Deeley

I don't want to save a creek for the creek's sake,
but what's in it for human beings.
- Jim Fowler

People say I pay too much attention to the look of
a movie but for God's sake,
I'm not producing a Radio 4 Play for Today,
I'm making a movie that people are going to look at.
- Ridley Scott

There's a higher place that I have no illusions about reaching.
There's a sophistication and aesthetic about composers
who only write only for the music's sake.
- Bill Conti

I mean, art for art's sake is ridiculous.
Art is for the sake of one's needs.
- Carl Andre

If I have any advice to give to the Syrian president
it is to cooperate for the sake of the investigation
or for the sake of uncovering the truth.
- Walid Jumblatt

We are not in Afghanistan for the sake of the education
policy in a broken 13th-century country.
We are there so the people of Britain and our global
interests are not threatened.
- Liam Fox

I trust, that your readers will not construe my words to mean,
that I would not have gone to a 3 o'clock in the morning session,
for the sake of defeating the Nebraska bill.
- Gerrit Smith

Murrow covered something because it needed coverage.
He wasn't trying to get an audience just for the sake of it.
- Daniel Schorr

I don't even like old cars.
I'd rather have a goddam horse.
A horse is at least human, for God's sake.
- J. D. Salinger

The herd seek out the great, not for their sake but for their influence;
and the great welcome them out of vanity or need.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

I learned to love dance for its own sake.
- Suzanne Farrell

One of my proudest moments is I didn't sell my soul
for the sake of popularity.
- George W. Bush

I know of nothing more despicable and pathetic than
a man who devotes all the hours of the waking day to
the making of money for money's sake.
- John D. Rockefeller

If you try to go beyond your interests just for the
sake of pretensions or wealth,
your art becomes less legitimate.
- Vincent D'Onofrio

For my part, I travel not to go anywhere,
but to go.
I travel for travel's sake.
The great affair is to move.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

You may take great comfort from the fact that suffering
inwardly for the sake of truth proves abundantly that
one loves it and marks one out as being of the elect.
- Ernest Renan

For God's sake hold your tongue, and let me love.
- John Donne

There is always the danger that we may
just do the work for the sake of the work.
This is where the respect and the love and the devotion come in -
that we do it to God, to Christ,
and that's why we try to do it as beautifully as possible.
- Mother Teresa

So the thing is to put out music for music's sake.
- Joshua Homme

I keep my hands empty for the sake of what I have had in them.
- Antonio Porchia

But is not He who created it for the sake of the sick
body more than the remedy? And is not He who cures the soul,
which is more than the body, greater?
- Paracelsus

I have never designed a language for its own sake.
- Niklaus Wirth

Let my name stand among those who are willing to bear
ridicule and reproach for the truth's sake,
and so earn some right to rejoice when the victory is won.
- Louisa May Alcott

It is only for the sake of those without hope that hope is given to us.
- Walter Benjamin

I love you the more in that I believe you had liked
me for my own sake and for nothing else.
- John Keats

I mean, what are they scared of? Who's going to vote
for anyone from the Communist Party,
for God's sake?
- Tim Robbins

Art for art's sake is a philosophy of the well-fed.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Confrontation is not a dirty word.
Sometimes it's the best kind of journalism as long
you don't confront people just for the sake of a confrontation.
- Don Hewitt

The more obstinately you try to learn how to shoot
the arrow for the sake of hitting the goal,
the less you will succeed in the one and the further the other will recede.
- Eugen Herrigel

Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to
think the long sad years of youth were worth living
for the sake of middle age.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

I don't believe in an annual dose of film music for
the sake of it being film music.
If we program film music, it will be because there
is a real artistic reason for doing so.
- Esa-Pekka Salonen

I think most people see drawing as subservient to the subject,
a sort of meditation, a studying, a searching observation,
in my case, for its own sake.
- Peter Wright

To say that an artist sells out means that an artist
is making a conscious choice to compromise his music,
to to weaken his music for the sake of commercial gain.
- Ken Burns

I'm not sure it pays to do anything remotely public in Britain.
It's such a spiteful society.
People seem to enjoy making your life hard for the sake of it.
- Andrew Eldritch

I won't do something just for the sake of working.
- Juliette Binoche

The goal, I submit, is obvious: subjugating the world (which is barbarian,
dangerous, envious and ungrateful) to US power for
the sake of America's interests.
- Breyten Breytenbach


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