Sentence Examples


  • His unity of aim and constancy of purpose make him one of the greatest of modern diplomatists.
  • Eugene Beauharnais, viceroy of the kingdom of Italy, showed both constancy and courage; but after the battle of Leipzig (October 1619, 1813) his power crumbled away under the assaults of the now victorious Austrians.
  • Constancy of purpose was the salient feature of Thomas's military character.
  • Fissure after fissure, running with remarkable constancy N.W.
  • Elizabeth never forgave him; but Cecil corresponded with the Scottish lords, and their answer in July 1559, in Knox's handwriting, assures England not only of their own constancy, but of "a charge and commandment to our posterity, that the amity and league between you and us, contracted and begun in Christ Jesus, may by them be kept inviolated for ever."