, uncommunicative endurance in the face of the flood and his unquestioning sense of obligation to fulfill his mission and return to prison are implicitly contrasted with the fruitless and frantic efforts of the young intern to escape from the world.
Montaigne began his essays as a stoical
humanist, continued them as a skeptic, and concluded them as a human being concerned with man.
They seem quite stoical
about this social order and their demeaning, though vital, role in it.
One of the leaders of the romantic school, although not entirely typical of it in either his life or work, de Vigny wrote poetry marked by stoical
despair and a bare, restrained classicism.
Caroline Abrahams, charity director at Age UK, said: "Loneliness is often a hidden issue, as many older men tend to be stoical
and reluctant to admit how lonely they are.
Jack O'Connell (who was so good in Starred Up as a violent teenage prison inmate and in '71, set in The Troubles in Belfast) is striking as the stoical
prisoner, while the lengthy film looks fantastic.
You know, Bouch is a very stoical
individual, a great character who has great tenacity, and that's the way he's dealing with it.
They are stoical
about the dangers they face on a daily basis in the career they have chosen.
There is a stoical
army of people with long-term conditions out there who have often painful and debilitating conditions and still work, often encountering prejudice by employers and attempts to push them out of the door.
Left pacing the hospital corridors is Grace's husband and Jenny's father Mike, and in on the investigation act is Mike's stoical
sister Sarah, who is a local detective.
In the Occupational Medicine journal, the scientists wrote: "Any association between work-related stress and the common cold may be accentuated in males by their reaction to experiencing a cold and attenuated in females by their more stoical
The South Korean research team wrote in the journal Occupational Medicine: "Any association between workrelated stress and the common cold may be accentuated in males by their reaction to experiencing a cold and attenuated in females by their more stoical