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    You have to have extraordinary patience and (to?) make the ultimate sacrifice to ...

    You have to have extraordinary patience and (to?) make the ultimate sacrifice to achieve your goals.

    To achieve your goals, you have to have extraordinary patience and (to?) make the ultimate sacrifice.




    Are those two sentences correct English?

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    Re: You have to have extraordinary patience and (to?) make the ultimate sacrifice to

    What ultimate sacrifice are you referring to?

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    Re: You have to have extraordinary patience and (to?) make the ultimate sacrifice to

    I do not mean "death," rather, I do mean this one:


    If you sacrifice something that is valuable or important, you give it up, usually to obtain something else for yourself or for other people.
    https://www.collinsdictionary.com/di...lish/sacrifice

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    Re: You have to have extraordinary patience and (to?) make the ultimate sacrifice to

    Quote Originally Posted by Odessa Dawn View Post
    You have to have extraordinary patience and (to?) (be prepared to) make the ultimate (plenty of) sacrifices to achieve your goals.
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    Re: You have to have extraordinary patience and (to?) make the ultimate sacrifice to

    I don't think "the ultimate sacrifice" means anything other than death in English. It's almost an idiom.

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