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  • She stood resolute as some complained that she was asking too much of the team.
  • She has a resolute and unshakeable faith in his character.
  • Only the curious will learn and only the resolute overcome the obstacles to learning. The quest quotient has always excited me more than the intelligence quotient.
    Eugene S. Wilson
  • See first that the design is wise and just: that ascertained, pursue it resolutely;
    William Shakespeare

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  • faced with a resolute opposition
  • Better to stand resolute and proud.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • She entered the room with resolute steps.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • The resolute administrator in him gave way to the student of primitive customs.
    Chinua Achebe  --  Things Fall Apart
  • I think he is one of the most resolute men I ever saw, and yet the most calm.
    Bram Stoker  --  Dracula
  • Did I not tell you how quick and resolute she was?
    Arthur Conan Doyle  --  The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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  • She was white to the lips, but she looked resolute.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • I cry out, more frustrated than pained, and hit the crow with both hands, but it stays in place, resolute, one eye on me, feathers gleaming in the yellow light.
    Veronica Roth  --  Divergent
  • He went back to his study, and this time attacked his work resolutely.
    H.G. Wells  --  The Invisible Man
  • It was neither whining nor reproachful, but drily resolute.
    Edith Wharton  --  Ethan Frome
  • [He makes resolutely for the door]
    George Bernard Shaw  --  Pygmalion
  • They are a resolute troop.
    Edmond Rostand  --  Cyrano de Bergerac
  • Be bloody, bold, and resolute;
    William Shakespeare  --  Macbeth
  • "You mustn’t sell Green Gables," said Anne resolutely.
    Lucy Maud Montgomery  --  Anne Of Green Gables
  • I feel strong and resolute.
    Robert Cormier  --  I Am the Cheese
  • "Never," I said, and hung up with a resolute click.
    Sylvia Plath  --  The Bell Jar
  • He seemed to say, with his sad and resolute look, if he did not say it with his lips, "I love you, and I know you prefer me."
    Charlotte Bronte  --  Jane Eyre
  • He took all manner of risks, resolutely thrusting his little weazened face into the frost and struggling on from dim dawn to dark.
    Jack London  --  The Call of the Wild
  • During all this period Razumihin wore an air of resolute determination.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  Crime and Punishment
  • As soon as I remembered I was not defenceless, courage glowed again in my heart and I set my face resolutely for this man of the island and walked briskly towards him.
    Robert Louis Stevenson  --  Treasure Island
  • finally coming to a decision, he dipped his quill into the ink bottle once more and set it resolutely on the parchment.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  • He has directly challenged the authority of the government, and future discipline depends upon a resolute reply to this challenge.
    Kurt Vonnegut  --  Slaughterhouse-Five
  • ...resolute to struggle ... with a dying man.
    Nathaniel Hawthorne  --  The Minister’s Black Veil
  • I am sorry, with all my heart, to find you so resolute.
    Charles Dickens  --  A Christmas Carol
  • Let your courage be roused by the battle to come; forget death and follow me, a man resolute in action, but one who is not foolhardy.
    Unknown  --  The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • Levin felt so resolute and serene that no answer, he fancied, could affect him.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  Anna Karenina
  • He pushed past Harry, his face turned resolutely away with the air of a man trying to resist temptation.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
  • You are resolute, then?
    William Shakespeare  --  Twelfth Night
  • He walked resolutely to the door and flung it wide open.
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Silver Chair
  • Yes, I preferred the elderly and discontented doctor, surrounded by friends and cherishing honest hopes; and bade a resolute farewell to the liberty, the comparative youth, the light step, leaping impulses and secret pleasures, that I had enjoyed in the disguise of Hyde.
    Robert Louis Stevenson  --  Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • Less reckless and eager than Boromir, but not less resolute.
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Return of the King
  • So, resolutely turning her back upon the house, she set out once more down the path, determined to keep straight on till she got to the hill.
    Lewis Carroll  --  Through the Looking-Glass
  • His sister was a tall, strong girl, and she walked rapidly and resolutely, as if she knew exactly where she was going and what she was going to do next.
    Willa Cather  --  O Pioneers!
  • he is resolute.
    William Shakespeare  --  As You Like It
  • HAMLET moves resolutely towards one wing.
    Tom Stoppard  --  Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  • We should turn resolutely towards Nature.
    Samuel Beckett  --  Waiting for Godot
  • Poor Tom bore his severe pain heroically, and was resolute in not "telling" of Mr. Poulter more than was unavoidable;
    George Eliot  --  The Mill on the Floss
  • Resolutely he pressed on.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Message in a Bottle
  • Or that the resolute acting of your blood
    Could have attain’d the effect of your own purpose,
    William Shakespeare  --  Measure for Measure
  • At times, she became resolute in wanting to be exactly the opposite of her mother.
    Amy Tan  --  The Bonesetter’s Daughter
  • for however resolute he might be at dawn, he could not, for a single evening, check his drift.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Babbitt
  • Her hatred of the town turned resolute as she pushed open the door.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Main Street
  • A vigorous, resolute Church Reader ... was reading something in a loud voice with an expression that precluded any contradiction.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  The Death of Ivan Ilych
  • Clif had risen, not too steadily, though his voice and his eyes were resolute.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Arrowsmith
  • I thought thou hadst been resolute.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Life and Death of King Richard III
  • A purse of gold most resolutely snatch’d on Monday night, and most dissolutely spent on Tuesday morning;
    William Shakespeare  --  Henry IV, Part 1
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