The two experiences that keep us together are love and work, and the essence of both experiences is self-surrender.
And, brethren, our self-surrender is the essence of our Christianity.
It must not be supposed that when this self-surrender has been won, that it never wavers or hesitates.
She had reached the stage where complete happiness seems to be rooted in self-surrender.
He caught up the current note of self-sacrifice, self-surrender.
These are reverence for the highest, dependence on the highest, self-surrender to the highest.
"I submit," she repeated in a rapt whisper of self-surrender.
What is killing him is the sense of a thwarted gift, a baffled faculty—the faculty of self-spending, self-surrender.
The poet feels that self-surrender is more than self-preservation.
These sacrifices have made us great and strong, and have aroused in us the capacity for self-surrender and self-sacrificing love.