stubbornness


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cryed Thwackum, with some warmth, "mere stubbornness and obstinacy
She braved it for a moment or two with an eye full of love and stubbornness, and murmured a phrase or two vaguely of Gen.
Her pride would be exhausted, her stubbornness would be exhausted, by the resolute resistance which it was in her character to make under the circumstances.
Without any conciliation of him, scarcely addressing him, rather speaking as if she were speaking to her own looking-glass for the justification of her own stubbornness, she said, as she gave them to him:
Going about things backwards with unflinching stubbornness is one way to put it.
The author adds that we were again tragically reminded of Balkan's stubbornness, primitivism, provincialism and pathological fear of losing power.
ISLAMABAD -- Senior Hurriyet leader and the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP), Shabbir Ahmad Shah has said that the stubbornness of India is the prime reason of all tragedies and biggest impediment to settlement of Kashmir dispute.
Those are the moments of reflection when I must gather all of my mental energy, strength and stubbornness to forge ahead.
This has determined their actions and their continued stubbornness to make any compromises.
NNA - AN-NAHAR: Cabinet formation crisis collides with Aoun's stubbornness Few days ahead de facto Cabinet?
Do you, too, have a streak of stubbornness in your character?
Researchers from Auckland, New Zealand, who were checking if pride and stubbornness get in the way of good mental health, observed that many patients and couples lead unnecessarily stressful lives by wanting to be right rather than happy, News.
Almost every bother imaginable in my life has been a result of my refusal to compromise" - Julian Assange, of Wikileaks fame, says stubbornness is his worst trait.
There is no strength in repeating past mistakes - that just demonstrates stubbornness and weakness.
Were the terrorists going to stop this life-affirming festival of stubbornness and endurance?