After his first visit Boris said to himself that Natasha attracted him just as much as ever, but that he must not yield to that feeling, because to marry her, a girl almost without fortune, would mean ruin to his career
, while to renew their former relations without intending to marry her would be dishonorable.
To all appearance he was just an ordinary, brilliant young officer of the Guards making a career for himself; but intense and complex strivings went on within him.
Kasatsky began to pay court to her, and not merely for the sake of his career.
If I think of any career
, it is the career
Again and again he recurred to the fact that if he could be assured that society was freed from Professor Moriarty he would cheerfully bring his own career to a conclusion.
Your memoirs will draw to an end, Watson, upon the day that I crown my career by the capture or extinction of the most dangerous and capable criminal in Europe.
I have already explained to you, however, that my career had in any case reached its crisis, and that no possible conclusion to it could be more congenial to me than this.
Of their terrible chief few details came out during the proceedings, and if I have now been compelled to make a clear statement of his career it is due to those injudicious champions who have endeavored to clear his memory by attacks upon him whom I shall ever regard as the best and the wisest man whom I have ever known.
I should have thought it needed a good deal of character to throw up a career
after half an hour's meditation, because you saw in another way of living a more intense significance.
He felt that he had penetrated more deeply than ever before into this intricate affair, and that he had originated a leading idea--he could say it without self-flattery--calculated to clear up the whole business, to strengthen him in his official career
, to discomfit his enemies, and thereby to be of the greatest benefit to the government.
Landfall and Departure mark the rhythmical swing of a seaman's life and of a ship's career
I was beginning to work for skill, for a trade, for career
and fortune, and the superintendent's daughter.
This paper aims to analyze and discuss career
-related opportunities associated with effective mentoring, factors that can negatively affect the career
and workforce development of individuals with learning disabilities, subjective aspects of career
counseling in the university setting, and differences in the career
advancement of men and women.
According to Sears (1982), career
development is "the total constellation of economic, sociological, psychological, educational, physical, and chance factors that combine to shape one's career
counseling of gifted and talented students must acknowledge the unique career
and life development issues that may impact their career