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.
Humility and self-denial carried to such an extent are superhuman!
They would have convinced and mastered him, except for the self-denial which they demanded of his love!
Your love of our people and of me, my brother, will rouse you to exertion and self-denial.
self-denial must be practiced by some for the enjoyment of the remainder.
"Nay, this is not self-denial, my mother; it is simple justice," replied the boy.
She talks not of useless austerities and rigours, suffering and self-denial.
He desires men that shrink from no self-denial for his sake.