Sentence Examples


  • Our chief of men, who through a cloud Not of war only, but detractions rude, Guided by faith and matchless fortitude, To peace and truth thy glorious way hast ploughed,.
  • This condition of mind can be obtained only by "living conformably to nature," that is to say, one's whole nature, and as a means to that man must cultivate the four chief virtues, each of which has its distinct sphere - wisdom, or the knowledge of good and evil; justice, or the giving to every man his due; fortitude, or the enduring of labour and pain; and temperance, or moderation in all things.
  • Fortitude of character is not always found in the most likely places.
  • Fortitude is required to ensure competitive strength.
  • By batting for nearly nine hours in the match he displayed a fortitude to match anything achieved in his previous 78 tests.

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