Sentence Examples


  • His unity of aim and constancy of purpose make him one of the greatest of modern diplomatists.
  • Eugene Beauharnais, viceroy of the kingdom of Italy, showed both constancy and courage; but after the battle of Leipzig (October 1619, 1813) his power crumbled away under the assaults of the now victorious Austrians.
  • Constancy of purpose was the salient feature of Thomas's military character.
  • Fissure after fissure, running with remarkable constancy N.W.
  • His strategy at Dundee and Inverlochy, his tactics at Aberdeen, Auldearn and Kilsyth furnished models of the military art, but above all his daring and constancy marked him out as the greatest soldier of the war, Cromwell alone excepted.