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  • Beginning with determination and using my gifted hands, I went on for training and sharpening of my skills.
    p. 223.8
  • Because of that determined, perhaps compulsive, personality that demanded so much from herself, she infused some of that spirit into me.
    p. 16.3
  • Determination burned in her eyes, and I never doubted that we would.
    p. 25.9
  • I didn't like the rule, but her determination to see us improve changed the course of my life.
    p. 32.8
  • Somehow, through her love, determination, encouragement, and laying down the rules, Curtis became a more reasonable type of person and started to believe in himself.
    p. 33.3
  • Then an angry determination welled up inside.
    p. 39.5
  • That was her determination at work.
    p. 49.3
  • In those days the Selective Service used a lottery system to determine who should go into the military service.
    p. 59.7
  • I determined that I would go as far as I possibly could in ROTC before I graduated.
    p. 60.4
  • In thinking toward college, I determined that would never happen again.
    p. 69.2
  • No matter what happened during the exam, I would go into it determined to do the best I could.
    p. 73.4
  • I determined that I would be the best person they had ever hired.
    p. 78.3
  • Having Candy at my side, always encouraging me, made me just that more determined to work hard.
    p. 95.5
  • I had reasoned it this way: Since two points determine a line, I could put one ring on the outside surface of the skull behind the area where the foramen ovale should be.
    p. 102.2
  • I was determined that I wasn't going to let him make me react because then he would be able to get to me.
    p. 115.9
  • Brian and Kathy sought every kind of medical information, asking questions, talking to people on and off campus, determined to find some way to stop their daughter's seizures.
    p. 157.8
  • Unfortunately, the entire brain went to sleep, so we couldn't determine whether the surgery would take away Beth's ability to talk.
    p. 159.1
  • And, finally, we reasoned that we three ought to be the ones to determine who was a candidate.
    p. 164.4
  • Yet during that recovery period, showing remarkable determination, he continued in college.
    p. 178.0
  • Since I had seen only X-rays of the children, I needed personally to assess their neurological ability, so I would be part of the team going to Germany to determine if the surgery was still feasible.
    p. 195.4
  • We hadn't been able to predetermine this situation because the pressure in this vascular lake was so high that it washed out the dye during the angiogram.
    p. 200.5
  • How we view those problems determines how we end up.
    p. 223.9
  • They have determined that nothing will stop them from going forward.
    p. 224.5

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