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persistence
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • And brought Miss Hunter down from London in order to get rid of the disagreeable persistence of Mr. Fowler.
  • I had remained indoors all day, for the weather had taken a sudden turn to rain, with high autumnal winds, and the Jezail bullet which I had brought back in one of my limbs as a relic of my Afghan campaign throbbed with dull persistence.

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  • The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
    Napoleon Hill
  • The art of love ... is largely the art of persistence.
    Albert Ellis

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