Breaking the link between fossil fuel and our energy-fueled lifestyle requires a certain amount of self-abnegation.
Now she would live a life of self-abnegation and labor, but without inward thralldom.
What is his title to the love or gratitude or self-abnegation of his child?
Never, perhaps, had there been a more sublime instance of self-abnegation than was displayed by Sidney Johnston.
Her modesty and self-abnegation were not, so far as any one knew, the result of principle.
I am constrained to say that this self-abnegation was more fastidious than moral.
His devotion to you is the most beautiful expression of self-abnegation that I have ever met.
Whatever the husband does, however, the wife must be faithful, and possess patience and self-abnegation.
He was demanding too much of his exhausted capacity for self-abnegation.
They would need to be men of great devotion and self-abnegation, but there have been many such in other spheres.