The Roman idea of self-denial differed very strikingly from our own.
Another tradition of manliness would point them toward discipline, sacrifice, and self-denial.
The virtues of thrift and self-denial have been disappearing.
This self-denial is the test and definition of self-government.
They would have convinced and mastered him, except for the self-denial which they demanded of his love!
I lay no claim to the distinction, and have the self-denial to reject it.'
self-denial must be practiced by some for the enjoyment of the remainder.
At the root of all lies the fear of the self-denial and the sacrifice which will be needed.
She talks not of useless austerities and rigours, suffering and self-denial.
A self-denial no less austere than the saint's is demanded of the scholar.