For whosoever will save his life shall lose it: and whosoever will lose his life for my sake shall find it.
Anyone finding his life will lose it, and anyone losing his life because of Me will find it.
If you keep silent at this time, liberation and deliverance will come to the Jewish people from another place, but you and your father's house will be destroyed. Who knows, perhaps you have come to the kingdom for such a time as this."
"Go and assemble all the Jews who can be found in Susa and fast for me. Don't eat or drink for three days, night and day. I and my female servants will also fast in the same way. After that, I will go to the king even if it is against the law. If I perish, I perish."
For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life because of Me and the gospel will save it.
Whoever tries to make his life secure will lose it, and whoever loses his life will preserve it.
The one who loves his life will lose it, and the one who hates his life in this world will keep it for eternal life.
except that in town after town the Holy Spirit testifies to me that chains and afflictions are waiting for me.
But I count my life of no value to myself, so that I may finish my course and the ministry I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the gospel of God's grace.
They conquered him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony, for they did not love their lives in the face of death.