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His stoical, 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 response.
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 response.