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Now, mine continually rove away; when I should be listening to Miss Scatcherd, and collecting all she says with assiduity, often I lose the very sound of her voice; I fall into a sort of dream.
Heathcliff; his thick brown curls were rough and uncultivated, his whiskers encroached bearishly over his cheeks, and his hands were embrowned like those of a common labourer: still his bearing was free, almost haughty, and he showed none of a domestic's assiduity in attending on the lady of the house.
Shaikh Mohammed and Shaikh Abdulla congratulated Shaikha Aisha on her success, which reflects her assiduity, perseverance and determination to achieve.
Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Khalifa and Shaikh Abdulla bin Rashid Al-Khalifa congratulated Shaikha Aisha bint Rashid Al-Khalifa on her success, which reflects her assiduity, perseverance and determination to achieve.
This continues the sustained growth trend of the last decade, the progressive consolidation of museums as cultural and leisure centers with an offer that, increasingly, have a loyal public that attends with assiduity.
The other study was conducted by Ram Kalpana (2000) [3] Dancing the Past Into Life: The Rasa, Nirtia and Raga of Immigrant Existence, which illustrates that the reason the orientation towards cultural values as a representation of a human civilization is a disorder underlying the relationship is more important to past and present, the script turned into Indian dance and music is a good language to appreciate the magical powers of representation and assiduity of the level of experience embodied in a coherent and meaningful without their depiction.
However, if I was less charitable, I'd suggest that if they showed the same assiduity in completing deals as they do scarpering in and out of court to look after themselves, then more pictures of new arrivals holding a scarf above their head may appear in this newspaper.
But how little have we availed ourselves of these superior advantages: The glorious fabric of liberty successfully reared with so much labor and assiduity totters to the foundation, and may be blown away as the bubble of fancy by the rude breath of military combinations, and politicians of yesterday.
Apart from the balanced body development, the physical exercise reinforces the will, cultivates the patience, the self control, the courage, initiative, assiduity, discipline, develops their collective spirit and their self confidence.
With this in mind, Basicxx leadership assiduity to perfection and endless efforts to develop has been reflected in constant creativeness in recruiting and evaluation techniques and leadership development program for middle management.
Winterer's assiduity in trying to recover that earlier understanding is manifested in this volume's 46-page bibliography, a feat that affords two collateral benefits.
2) The very dates of the first publication of both the poem and the novel confirm the assiduity of Gadda's thinking about poetry, even though the writing of his poems is concentrated in the years of World War I.