It seems we are capable of immense love and loyalty, and as capable of deceit and atrocity. It's probably this shocking ambivalence that makes us unique.
Loyalty and devotion lead to bravery. Bravery leads to the spirit of self-sacrifice. The spirit of self-sacrifice creates trust in the power of love.
As we try to change, we will discover within us a fierce struggle between our loyalty to that battle-scarred victim of his own childhood, our father, and the father we want to be. We must meet our childhood father at close range: get to know him, learn to forgive him, and somehow, go beyond him.
A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle; and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.
Patriotism is just loyalty to friends, people, families.
Loyalty to petrified opinion never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul.
Unless you can find some sort of loyalty, you cannot find unity and peace in your active living.
The scholar does not consider gold and jade to be precious treasures, but loyalty and good faith.
I’ll take fifty percent efficiency to get one hundred percent loyalty.
The strength of a family, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to each other.
A boy can learn a lot from a dog: obedience, loyalty, and the importance of turning around three times before lying down.
In the Olympic Oath, I ask for only one thing: sporting loyalty.
The game is my wife. It demands loyalty and responsibility, and it gives me back fulfillment and peace.
The test of good citizenship is loyalty to country.
"But love of the wilderness is more than a hunger for what is always beyond reach; it is also an expression of loyalty to the earth which bore us and sustains us, the only home we shall ever know, the only paradise we ever need - if only we had eyes to see."
"I come more and more to the conclusion that wilderness, in America or anywhere else, is the only thing left that is worth saving."
"The idea of wilderness needs no defense. It only needs more defenders."
"Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit."
Sometimes party loyalty asks too much.
While the State may respectfully require obedience on many matters, it cannot violate the moral nature of a man, convert him into a serviceable criminal, and expect his loyalty and devotion.
For above all things Love means sweetness, and truth, and measure; yea, loyalty to the loved one and to your word. And because of this I dare not meddle with so high a matter.
The greater the loyalty of a group toward the group, the greater is the motivation among the members to achieve the goals of the group, and the greater the probability that the group will achieve its goals.
Independence - is loyalty to one's best self and principles, and this is often disloyalty to the general idols and fetishes
Loyalty is dead, the experts proclaim, and the statistics seem to bear them out. On average, U.S. corporations now lose half their customers in five years, half their employees in four, and half their investors in less than one. We seem to face a future in which the only business relationships will be opportunistic transactions between virtual strangers.
Loyalty is a feature in a boy's character that inspires boundless hope.
Lack of loyalty is one of the major causes of failure in every walk of life
Mere human beings can't afford to be fanatical about anything. Not even about justice or loyalty. The fanatic for justice ends by murdering a million helpless people to clear a space for his law-courts. If we are to survive on this planet, there must be compromises.
A lot of fantasy players feel now as though winning in their fantasy league is more important than what they will at times describe as their childlike loyalty to one team.