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The Awakening
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  • Her "condition" was in no way apparent, and no one would have known a thing about it but for her persistence in making it the subject of conversation.
  • The persistence of the infatuation lent it an aspect of genuineness.
  • He could speak a little Spanish, and also a language which nobody understood, unless it was the mocking-bird that hung on the other side of the door, whistling his fluty notes out upon the breeze with maddening persistence.
  • You see that I have 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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