ceaseless effort

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  • The teachers in all classes and in all lessons throughout the school made ceaseless efforts to win and hold attention. Cited from My Friends at Brook Farm,by John Van Der Zee Sears
  • Some good pictures have been obtained by a ceaseless effort on the part of the operator. Cited from The Boy Mechanic: Volume 1, by Popular Mechanics
  • Her life was one ceaseless effort to avoid doing anything which might influence her charges for evil or shock the natural sensitiveness of their parents. Cited from The Old Wives' Tale, by Arnold Bennett
  • But her fingers, because of her ceaseless efforts to keep up the circulation, retained the stinging pain. Cited from The Man of the Forest, by Zane Grey
  • In fact, an important part of the history of the race consists in the ceaseless efforts it has been making to improve upon and perfect these methods and devices. Cited from Crime and Its Causes, by William Douglas Morrison
  • A ceaseless effort has been made on solution and emancipation.
  • His ceaseless effort was so to train them, care for them, and inspire them as to bring their fighting efficiency to the highest possible pitch. Cited from The Rough Riders, by Theodore Roosevelt
  • At every coigne of vantage she found him, or some token of his ceaseless effort. Cited from Taken Alive, by E. P. Roe
  • If there was class antagonism behind all this unrest, would there not always be those who rose by dint of ceaseless effort? Cited from A Poor Wise Man, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • But if you knew of the ceaseless efforts and passionate striving of the others, those who remain silent, absorbed in their tasks. Cited from Three Cities Trilogy: Paris, Complete, Zola
  • Ceaseless effort and continuous striving toward the conceived goal are the essentials of her nature. Cited from Anarchism and Other Essays, by Emma Goldman
  • Despite Chris and her ceaseless efforts to keep joy at the flood, a listlessness stole over the little party as the day wore on. Cited from Children of the Mist, by Eden Phillpotts
  • The energy which moves this great mass in ceaseless effort to realise some common aspiration, often has its origin in the unknown solitudes of a village life. Cited from Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose, by Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose
  • He wears his heart out in his ceaseless efforts at progression, and all the while his mocking prison whirls under him without letting him progress one inch. Cited from Side Lights, by James Runciman
  • It nerves each heart and arm to ply the oar With ceaseless efforts; working hard until In safety every boat has reached the shore. Cited from The Emigrant Mechanic and Other Verse, by Cowherd
  • Discouragement and weariness will, again and again, suggest doubts concerning the wisdom of this ceaseless effort to improve one's self. Cited from Education and the Higher Life, by J. L. Spalding
  • He thought of his own struggle to be good; of his ceaseless efforts to be decent in every thought as well as deed for Nance's sake. Cited from Calvary Alley, by Alice Hegan Rice
  • There will be ceaseless efforts to enlarge its sphere of action, and if Irish members continue to sit at Westminster they will be as troublesome as ever there. Cited from Against Home Rule (1912), by Various
  • He soon discovered, as all beginners must, that there is very much more to it than one might think; that here, too, one must pay for exact knowledge with painstaking care and patient study and ceaseless effort. Cited from Slippy McGee, Sometimes Known as the Butterfly Man, Marie Conway Oemler
  • But as a way to infer that lawyers and sharks share the same qualities such as aggressiveness, and ceaseless effort to attain their goals with little regard to others in their path.
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