discouragement


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It ought to be considered as a great point gained in favor of humanity, that a period of twenty years may terminate forever, within these States, a traffic which has so long and so loudly upbraided the barbarism of modern policy; that within that period, it will receive a considerable discouragement from the federal government, and may be totally abolished, by a concurrence of the few States which continue the unnatural traffic, in the prohibitory example which has been given by so great a majority of the Union.
Crawford's attachment would hold out for ever; she could not but imagine that steady, unceasing discouragement from herself would put an end to it in time.
All these thoughts, of the kind that arise in hours of discouragement, succeeded each other and multiplied in his mind, and, by an irresistible association of ideas, the doctor allowed himself to be carried beyond the bounds of logic and of reason.
Italian, Spanish and German brought similar discouragement.
A short account of Jenny Jones, with the difficulties and discouragements which may attend young women in the pursuit of learning.
Her heart was set on performing her promise to Tom and Aunt Chloe, and she sighed as discouragements thickened around her.
IT WOULD be no bad thing if exiting the customs union were to lead to the re-introduction of the customs officer and his traditional stick of chalk which, in skilled hands, was a great discouragement to smuggling of illegal drugs and other contraband.
Chalk one up to stop smugglers IT WOULD be no bad thing were exiting the European Union's customs union to lead to the reintroduction of the customs officer and his traditional stick of chalk which, in skilled hands, was a great discouragement to smuggling of illegal drugs and other contraband.
It's not about discouragement, it's about eradication.
As a nurse, we are all too familiar with symptoms of difficulty concentrating, and feelings of discouragement, exhaustion, and irritability; which can be described as compassion fatigue, or the 'cost of caring.
According to him, who was present at the B2B meetings held in Montreal with Tunisian professionals, "connecting flights are a factor of discouragement for travellers in view of high costs and the long waiting during stopovers.
In his sermon Michael encouraged us to "build people up" but warned that this was harder than (what we often do) putting people down by our discouragement.