But granted a prince who has established himself as above, who can command, and is a man of courage, undismayed in adversity
, who does not fail in other qualifications, and who, by his resolution and energy, keeps the whole people encouraged--such a one will never find himself deceived in them, and it will be shown that he has laid his foundations well.
There remained - polished, polite, attentive - a sober, learned son of experience and adversity
, gathering wisdom from the lama's lips.
The sickly gas-jet still struggled bravely with adversity
at the end of the raised silver arm of the statuette which had kept to a hair's breadth its graceful pose on the toes of its left foot; and the staircase lost itself in the shadows above.
It is the soul-elevating idea that no man can consider himself entitled to complain of Fate while in his adversity
he still retains the unwavering love of woman.
Certainly if miracles be the command over nature, they appear most in adversity
How England can get on through four long summer months without its bar --which is its acknowledged refuge in adversity
and its only legitimate triumph in prosperity--is beside the question; assuredly that shield and buckler of Britannia are not in present wear.
There was one man there who had fallen on adversity
, and to him she had given board and lodging for several months.
The company he belonged to left town in the adversity
habitual with them.