Martyrdom Related Quotes



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 test.

Samuel Johnson


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A heroic, losing battle! I'm tired of brave men who die. There's nothing pretty about losing.

Warren Eyster


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Martyrdom is often the result of excessive gullibility.

Barbara Mertz


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“In the heat of the Russian summer a sleeping car is the most horrible instrument of martyrdom imaginable.”

Manfred Von Richthofen


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May all Christians be found worthy of either the pure white crown of a holy life or the royal red crown of martyrdom.

Cyprian


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Do good under all circumstances, but with no care for any profit, or any blessedness, or any damnation, or any salvation, or any martyrdom; but all you do or omit should be for the honor of Love.

Hadewijch


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Is the distinction between living for Christ and dying for Him so great? Is not the second the logical conclusion of the first?

Elisabeth Elliot


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We must all have the spirit of martyrdom, though we may not all die martyrs.

George Whitefield


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Often the contempt of vainglory becomes a source of even more vainglory, for it is not being scorned when the contempt is something one is proud of.

Augustine Of Hippo


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But the old man would not so, but slew his son,And half the seed of Europe, one by one.

Wilfred Owen


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