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"If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married."

Katharine Hepburn (1907-2003) American actress

sacrifice (verb): give up one thing for the sake of another thing
admiration (noun): liking; respect; approval
criticism (noun): complaints; expression of disapproval

Contributor: Josef Essberger