Matthew 16:25

25 For whoever wants to save their lifeawill lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will find it.

Read Matthew 16:25 Using Other Translations

For whosoever will save his life shall lose it: and whosoever will lose his life for my sake shall find it.
For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.
If you try to hang on to your life, you will lose it. But if you give up your life for my sake, you will save it.