ceaseless vigilance

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  • For a quarter of an hour he kept his eyes with ceaseless vigilance upon their back trail. Cited from The Wolf Hunters, by James Oliver Curwood
  • It requires ceaseless vigilance at all hours of the day and night. Cited from Young Peoples' History of the War with Spain, by Prescott Holmes
  • The war-ships watched with ceaseless vigilance by day and night. Cited from The Rough Riders, by Theodore Roosevelt
  • During that time it followed up the shortcomings of the Executive with ceaseless vigilance. Cited from The Story of the Upper Canada Rebellion, Vol. 1, by John Charles Dent
  • Besides, the keen, ceaseless vigilance of the guard was not without its quieting effect. Cited from The Border Legion, Zane Grey
  • This quiet man had enemies, hundreds of them, desperate and reckless; ceaseless vigilance alone protected him. Cited from Keith of the Border, by Randall Parrish
  • It was necessary to be cautious, however, and to watch the result with ceaseless vigilance. Cited from Wyandotte, by James Fenimore Cooper
  • For me that means a ceaseless vigilance and fear. Cited from The Best Short Stories of 1920, by Various
  • By ceaseless vigilance and indefatigable patience, she evaded further open rupture until the boy was three years old. Cited from Dust, by Mr. And Mrs. Haldeman-Julius
  • His crooked finger was laid upon his thick, liver-coloured lips, and his dark eyes glanced from left to right with ceaseless vigilance. Cited from A Desert Drama, by A. Conan Doyle
  • Every step in his tortuous course, every phase of his ostentation, every enormity on good taste, was followed with ceaseless vigilance. Cited from Trifles for the Christmas Holidays, by H. S. Armstrong
  • If one watches a bird feeding on a lawn, it is strange to observe its ceaseless vigilance. Cited from Where No Fear Was,by Arthur Christopher Benson
  • In dealing with the Indians they showed good humor and common-sense mingled with ceaseless vigilance and unbending resolution. Cited from The Winning of the West, Volume Four, by Theodore Roosevelt
  • Ceaseless vigilance by night and day, and a steady courage in the presence of danger, had to be constantly exercised. Cited from Woman on the American Frontier, William W. Fowler
  • Our ceaseless vigilance had been momentarily relaxed -- and this was the result! Cited from The Hand Of Fu-Manchu, by Sax Rohmer
  • Ceaseless vigilance was in evidence everywhere among the volunteers who guarded the points above mentioned, and the troops on duty were fully prepared for any invading force that might set foot on our soil. Cited from Troublous Times in Canada, by John A. Macdonald
  • Great Britain, in a word, by ceaseless vigilance and at a great expense of energy, managed upon the whole to dominate one branch of the narrow seas, the channel. Cited from New York Times Current History: The European War, Feb 1915
  • THE MOST notorious ill-fortune must in the end yield to the untiring courage of philosophy -- as the most stubborn city to the ceaseless vigilance of an enemy. Cited from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe V4[Raven Edition]
  • His ceaseless vigilance, made effectual through his elaborate spy system, enabled him to keep the Bedouin hordes in check, though he was by no means uniformly successful in his attacks upon them. Cited from Mahomet, by Gladys M. Draycott
  • Thanks to his ceaseless vigilance, he saw his father steal forth one night, uncover his hoard, gloat over the gold, and then efface the traces of his search with the utmost skill. Cited from Legends of the Middle Ages, by H.A. Guerber
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