They were marked by certain weaknesses, but as a rule inherited a slow tenacity from their Indian ancestors.
"The Lure of the North" by Harold Bindloss
Benares is crowded with examples of the same unconscious tenacity.
"New Ideas in India During the Nineteenth Century" by John Morrison
It is only a question of their tenacity.
"Handbook of Home Rule (1887)" by W. E. Gladstone et al.
Holding on with desperate tenacity to the knife, both clinched with their left hands.
"Lippincott's Magazine, August, 1885" by Various
Soluble glass both stiffens and weakens the stuff, depriving it both of elasticity and tenacity.
"The Art of Travel" by Francis Galton
But the prevailing note was one of utter weariness coupled with dogged tenacity.
"A Student in Arms" by Donald Hankey
The tenacity of life displayed by BULL is paralleled by a case quoted by LE VAILLANT.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 1, September 12, 1841" by Various
He was a man, with a man's trained tenacity of purpose and experienced quickness of resource.
"The Brimming Cup" by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
The tenacity of the old superstition is extraordinary, and we can see it in the case of Canada.
"The Framework of Home Rule" by Erskine Childers
And as regards the tenacity of those convictions, it is with them as it is in plant life.
"Origin of the Anglo-Boer War Revealed (2nd ed.)" by C. H. Thomas
This is owing to the softness or tenacity of the rocks.
"Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and TheNeighbouring Countries" by William Griffith
He clung to that idea with the tenacity of a fanatic.
"The Plastic Age" by Percy Marks
He was aware of a tenacity of impressions and emotions and ideas, once they took hold of him.
"Poor Man's Rock" by Bertrand W. Sinclair
To find a parallel for such tenacity in the pages of the history of any land would be difficult.
"The Life Story of an Old Rebel" by John Denvir
Such conditions impose upon men's tenacity the additional test of surprise and discomfiture.
"The Major Operations of the Navies in the War of American Independence" by A. T. Mahan
Absolutism was dying hard, clinging to its powers with remarkable tenacity.
"Bolshevism" by John Spargo
So there can be no such thing as getting an education, in spite of the tenacity of the expression.
"The Vitalized School" by Francis B. Pearson
His plans were carried out with an unswerving tenacity of purpose.
"Romance" by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
But old as he was, he still had some of the tenacity of youth.
"The Mystery of the Hasty Arrow" by Anna Katharine Green
Indeed, his tenacity was probably equal to that of his critic.
"Sir John French" by Cecil Chisholm
The Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist, who died Wednesday, set an example of fairness and tenacity.
Crone has the tenacity to make it work, says Evans, who was Crone 's boss when both worked in the supply chain practice at Andersen Consulting in the mid-1990s.
Savannah business leader chases success with tenacity .
US Sen Arlen Specter's roots inspired tolerance, tenacity , friends say at Pa.
The tenacity of NASCAR's Jeff Gordon.
Tony Scott's tenacity was on display with 'Unstoppable'.
In Times Of Drought, Movies Show Tenacity Of Life.
A gold medalist's tenacity inside a youthful demeanor.
Dedication, tenacity made recovery possible.
Local lawmen's tenacity paid off.
Key to job hunt is tenacity .
Knights' trademark tenacity fuels club's semifinal win.
Trixia Apiado of Kettering lost her dream trip to Italy and Greece because of a visa snafu, but she learned an all-American lesson in tenacity .
RG3, Redskins need newfound ' tenacity ' and 'attitude' to continue on Thanksgiving vs Cowboys.
John Starks never stopped hustling on the basketball court, so it's not a surprise that he has brought that same tenacity to his life after playing.