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But were the coming narrative to reveal, in any instance, the complete abasement of poor Starbuck's fortitude, scarce might I have the heart to write it; for it is a thing most sorrowful, nay shocking, to expose the fall of valor in the soul.
What instances must pass before them of ardent, disinterested, self-denying attachment, of heroism, fortitude, patience, resignation: of all the conflicts and all the sacrifices that ennoble us most.
Here and there, human nature may be great in times of trial; but generally speaking, it is its weakness and not its strength that appears in a sick chamber: it is selfishness and impatience rather than generosity and fortitude, that one hears of.
He developed a talent for telling them home truths, which made them bear with fortitude his declaration that he had done with that city and was settling in Gerona, a little town in the north of Spain which had attracted him when he saw it from the train on his way to Barcelona.
He prayed to Allah Almighty to rest the departed souls in eternal peace and grant strength and fortitude to members of the bereaved family to bear the irreparable loss with fortitude.
He has extended sympathies to the bereaved family and prayed that may Allah Almighty rest the departed soul in eternal peace and grant courage and strength to the bereaved family to bear the irreparable loss with fortitude.
Tectonic said it has announced aggregate capital raise of USD2 million by Fortitude MB, a principal investment group in Littleton, CO and Salesforce Ventures, Salesforce's global corporate investment group.
Auto Business News-August 20, 2015--Mercedes-Benz Australia sells showroom at Brisbane's Fortitude Valley
In a condolence message, the Chief Minister prayed that may Allah Almighty rest the departed soul in eternal peace and grant strength and courage to the bereaved family to bear the irreparable loss with fortitude.
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Michael Gambon in Fortitude and walruses in Svalbard