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I strove to quiet myself.
The two powers strove in him.
We strove to speak, but choked.
Many know that the Devil strove.
It strove hard to hop and run away.
In vain they strove to break loose.
Time was when cold seduction strove.

The blood boiled and the passions strove.
He strove to brace himself up the instant.
We passed the School, where Children strove.
They both strove to keep their voices steady.
He strove to protect her now but it was futile.
Falteringly, Chrissie strove to do as she was told.
But Jericho strove to tell her one important thing.
Whether he strove with anger or doubt none could say.
Our illustrious kingdom that we have strove to raise.
After two turns he strove to be silent but kept moving.
The man resumed, in that voice which he strove to render.
What they meant I did not know, but I strove to remember them.
Dantes strove to do this with his nails, but they were too weak.
I strove to look stern, thoughtful, and noncommittal all at once.
Every instant I strove to reform, but I lived like a wild beast.
The irony was that those who strove to comply with the rule were.
She strove to keep from flinching at Grace’s touch and almost.
So the Allan ship strove on, fearing that the worst had happened.
He dreamed (alas, 'twas but a dream!) Of Liberty: but as he strove.
I strove with Set by fire and steel and the juice of the upas-tree;.
Again and again he strove to break away, but I as often headed him off.
Her absence troubled him as he strove to make sure of the preparations.
As they pushed towards the opening door, those inside strove to escape.
When I strove to speak, a few inarticulate sounds alone escaped my lips.
They halted for a minute, during which he strove to collect his thoughts.
He even strove not to love her; then, when he heard the creaking of her.
Clare strove, although we could not hear what she was saying, to calm her.
In the early days of their reign, Son and Lyla strove to turn the kingdom.
I now strove to rouse him—"Queequeg!"—but his only answer was a snore.
Thus, she strove to avoid him as much as possible, which would have been.
His heart was empty and depressed, and he strove again to drive off thought.
Dantes seized the handles, and strove to lift the coffer; it was impossible.
Stubb no more strove to raise a smile; Starbuck no more strove to check one.
It is striving to reach.
Striving to enter a building.
You are striving for recognition.
And are always striving to becomebetter.
Keep on striving to live a healthy life.
M: Striving too is a form of restlessness.
Thus, through relentless striving he earns.
When striving ends, so too does linear time.
This also is vanity and a striving after wind.
I was striving for acceptance and approval but.
What is worth wishing for is worth striving for.
He felt nervous, his mind striving for clarity.
And strive for God, with the striving due to Him.
Derek was right, what was the point of striving?
God says: Strive full striving to be nearer to God.
He agreed with Ava that she had done it thru striving.
She was striving hard to pursue her dream of becoming a.
I turned off the TV while she was striving with her shoes.
If that’s the case, then what’s the point of striving.
This is because they were at least striving to understand.
He waited silently, striving to pierce through the darkness.
Through perseverance and constant striving he evolves into.
Wake up from the slavery of striving into the bliss of being.
For in a realm of chaos there is no striving but towards order.
Mercedes, BMWs, etc, and boy, that was what he was striving for.
Somehow performance, religious mindsets, and striving creep in.
You know God in yourself through the striving towards this union.
M: What is wrong with striving? Why look for results? Striving it-.
Then there comes the striving to change life and again the set-back.
Not tyrants, but people striving for absolute power over the world.
He is constantly striving to attain something which he has not, and.
For the good of water is that it nourishes everything without striving.
KJD is an association of soul-at-peace community striving to help its.
He might in the end lose the very thing that his soul was striving for.
Obviously it is vital to keep striving towards the betterment of your.
Striving to stop coughing, he got his arms under her and picked her up.
Constant striving to become an individualized entity and to develop a.
In that moment, all striving disappeared, and so did all need to influ-.
We are ourselves the answer, the secret of success in spiritual striving.
The goal of doing nothing is striving for perfect inner peace and balance.
Mankind as a whole has always striven to organize a universal state.
All the courtesy, all the gentleness Ellen had striven to instill in.
Accomplished sages have striven to explain the nature of the world by.
Knowledge, Rule, Order; all the things that we have so far striven in vain.
The neat groupings of one hundred, each with its own leader that Moshe had striven to.
He was not the worthless, broken, forsaken man that the Bird had striven to make of him.
Conversely, others greatly fear them and have long striven to prevent such enlightenment.
Moshe's charges slipped into the safety of the shadow of the hill that they had striven so.
As for my disposition, that is, perhaps, somewhat too hasty; but I have striven to repress it.
He had striven all his life to do what he could for her, and he'd nothing to reproach himself with.
And just at this time he obtained the tranquillity and ease of mind he had formerly striven in vain to reach.
They even increased the prosaicness of that to which before they had striven to give such a fantastic colour.
The medical experts have striven to convince us that the prisoner is out of his mind and, in fact, a maniac.
Since the beginning of her film career, Marilyn had striven to win the approval and respect of those in her profession.
The conditions of that glorious destiny we have striven, according to our ability, to set forth in the foregoing pages.
Modern Rome is grateful to the English and the Germans who have striven to prove that she is not the Babylon of the Apocalypse.
The right girl would want him for what he had striven towards rather than for any framed piece of paper, that award which said he was now a success.
There will not be a man or woman there who has not delighted in the Word of God, poured out his soul in prayer at the throne of grace, and striven to live a holy life.
I remembered something the philosopher Spinoza once wrote: I have striven not to laugh at human actions, not to weep at them, nor to hate them, but to understand them.
Moshe’s charges slipped into the safety of the shadow of the hill that they had striven so mightily to reach as the patrol raced past where they had left the road, in obvious pursuit of the fleeing Caleb.
He had striven to put a cheat upon himself by making the avowal of a guilty conscience, but had gained only one other sin, and a self-acknowledged shame, without the momentary relief of being self-deceived.
She had the mobile face frequent in those whose sight has decayed by stages, has been laboriously striven after, and reluctantly let go, rather than the stagnant mien apparent in persons long sightless or born blind.
The neat groupings of one hundred, each with its own leader that Moshe had striven to produce on the first day of the march south, having slowly reformed into the looser arrangements of convenience, now showed almost no resemblance to its original form.
Wherefore then my brethren let us struggle with all earnestness knowing that the contest is [in our case] close at hand and that many undertake long voyages to strive for a corruptible reward; yet all are not crowned but those only that have laboured hard and striven gloriously.
I assure you that in all my life I never saw a more fearful expression of face and figure! He was evidently quite forgetful of the care with which he had striven till then to hide his feelings from us, and his endeavours to appear cheerful—though, of course, no one was deceived.
Perhaps the archery master, in Zen in the Art of Archery, was referring to right action when he said that the archer practices his art in a state in which nothing definite is thought, planned, striven for, desired or expected, which aims in no particular direction… [272].
Hence we have a secondary aim, that of preparing our members as much as possible to reform their hearts, to purify and enlighten their minds, by means handed on to us by tradition from those who have striven to attain this mystery, and thereby to render them capable of receiving it.
O Arthur, cried she, forgive me! In all things else, I have striven to be true! Truth was the one virtue which I might have held fast, and did hold fast, through all extremity; save when thy good,—thy life,—thy fame,—were put in question! Then I consented to a deception.
Everyone who gains a position of power he has striven for, every general, every minister, every millionaire, every petty official who has gained the place he has coveted for ten years, every rich peasant who has laid by some hundred rubles, passes through this unconscious process of softening.
Bulstrode saw in it not only medical jealousy but a determination to thwart himself, prompted mainly by a hatred of that vital religion of which he had striven to be an effectual lay representative—a hatred which certainly found pretexts apart from religion such as were only too easy to find in the entanglements of human action.
As you know, I have striven hard to open English eyes to the emptiness of Shakespeare's philosophy, to the superficiality and second-handedness of his morality, to his weakness and incoherence as a thinker, to his snobbery, his vulgar prejudices, his ignorance, his disqualifications of all sorts for the philosophic eminence claimed for him.
Haven't I striven, striven with all my strength, to find something to give meaning to my life? Haven't I struggled to love him, to love my son when I could not love my husband? But the time came when I knew that I couldn't cheat myself any longer, that I was alive, that I was not to blame, that God has made me so that I must love and live.
Here he had studied and written; here, gone through fast and vigil, and come forth half alive; here, striven to pray; here, borne a hundred thousand agonies! There was the Bible, in its rich old Hebrew, with Moses and the Prophets speaking to him, and God's voice through all! There, on the table, with the inky pen beside it, was an unfinished sermon, with a sentence broken in the midst, where his thoughts had ceased to gush out upon the page, two days before.
He describes it as a frame of mind in which nothing definite is thought, planned, striven for, desired, or expected, which aims in no particular direction and yet knows itself capable alike of the possible and the impossible, so unswerving is its power… [183] The author quotes his teacher as saying, The right art is purposeless, aimless! The more obstinately you try to learn how to shoot the arrow for the sake of hitting the goal, the less you will succeed in the one and the further the other will recede.
Alexander I- the pacifier of Europe, the man who from his early years had striven only for his people’s welfare, the originator of the liberal innovations in his fatherland- now that he seemed to possess the utmost power and therefore to have the possibility of bringing about the welfare of his peoples- at the time when Napoleon in exile was drawing up childish and mendacious plans of how he would have made mankind happy had he retained power- Alexander I, having fulfilled his mission and feeling the hand of God upon him, suddenly recognizes the insignificance of that supposed power, turns away from it, and gives it into the hands of contemptible men whom he despises, saying only:.
Alexander I—the pacifier of Europe, the man who from his early years had striven only for his people’s welfare, the originator of the liberal innovations in his fatherland—now that he seemed to possess the utmost power and therefore to have the possibility of bringing about the welfare of his peoples—at the time when Napoleon in exile was drawing up childish and mendacious plans of how he would have made mankind happy had he retained power—Alexander I, having fulfilled his mission and feeling the hand of God upon him, suddenly recognizes the insignificance of that supposed power, turns away from it, and gives it into the hands of contemptible men whom he despises, saying only:.
Our ego strives for control.
What he strives to explain.
Often the Bhogi strives harder.
He strives with you by His Spirit.
Our becoming self strives for balance.
For the spirit of God strives with them.
Random Fact #2: She strives to best him.
AISD strives to balance the needs of the.
Whoever strives, strives only for himself.
Ware strives to maintain a diverse, harmo-.
Likewise, string theory, which strives to.
He has always a reward in mind and strives.
This painting strives to capture the essence of.
FLORRY: (Strives heavily to rise) Ow! My foot's asleep.
Though, the real requirement is that he strives onwards.
The Newton Group Elite Sales Associates strives to be the.
And that the human being attains only what he strives for.
It is the state he strives for, the body bringing only pain.
Perhaps it is because of the regularity for which it strives.
He strives to keep a low profile without ever losing control.
Consciousness strives to evolve, to constantly improve things.
The son strives for the freedom to act responsibly on his own.
The wise man strives to no goals but the foolish man fetters himself.
That is the essence of destruction the Civil War strives to achieve.
That’s a quick association to remember what S&P STARS strives for.
In another verse, He says: He that strives strives but for himself.
And He says: That who strives, he strives but for his own advantage.
This is the mind-executioner’s dream and this is what he strives towards.
Because our internal nature, our soul, strives for this every moment of life.
Man is always killing time by the things he loves and by the things he strives.
Putin strives to exploit the West's aversion to conflict and addiction to wealth.
God says: ((And whoever strives hard, strives for the good of his own spirit only.
It strives to offer a balanced, non-denominational understanding of the Scriptures.
He also says:And whoever strives hard, strives for the good of his own spirit only.
Simplified down, most all in the existence of this world strives with a forward motion.
The gravity of the Earth strives to incorporate everything into the Earth’s sphere.
In this phase, society eliminates obsolescence and strives towards maintenance and upgrade.
A song of revelation, it strives to demonstrate what God must be in all his divine splendour.
He strives to detain the army, he recalls it to its duty, he insults it, he clings to the rout.
Because internally, on the subconscious level, he strives for true freedom, freedom of his soul.

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Strive to hurt no one.
He will strive to survive.
Souls all strive for this.
This, you should strive for.
You can strive to be better.
I want you to strive to do that.
He seems to strive to find his.
That’s what I strive for when.
A master doesn't strive for peace.
Geminis strive to combine the two.
Smart cats strive for that North.
Always hope and strive to be happy.
That is what we always strive for.
The Spirit will not always strive.
Where strive the restless hearts?
Know what you want to do, and strive.
What boots it with the age to strive?
And yet he in your cause would strive.
We should strive to rid ourselves of.
You should strive to achieve this state.
They had to strive in order to survive;.
They cannot simply strive to reach the.
Strive to drink 4-liters of water a day.
Let all humanity strive in that same way.
When that time comes, a poem I'll strive.
The other woman is what you strive to be.
And still in the white neat bed I strive.
You should always strive for a lifestyle.
Strive for excellence in the relevant area.
One of the prayers I strive to pray every.
HAVE THE CHOICE OF WHICH ONES TO STRIVE FOR.
Strive to be a good guy or gal, bend over.
Where was the need to strive so hard for a.
Stil , they strive to be better than past.
Great investors don’t strive for mediocrity.
Yahweh said, My Spirit will not strive with.
We strive to provide an unmatched quality of.
There is nothing else I strive to be except yours.
And strive for God, with the striving due to Him.
Each one has to strive to discover it on his own.

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