We knew that beyond the border of our Eden men were making history by the sweat of their brows when they might better make a holiday.
Ethel looked at him as if he'd proposed a trip to the moon, stating emphatically the only activity worthy of sweat would take place in her king size bed.
It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the houses of its children ...
She dropped the hoe and mopped the sweat from her forehead with the back of her hand.
After a quick supper of pastrami and fruit at Uncle Sally's Galley, Dean pedaled 27 hard miles, working up a good sweat and a painful case of shin splints.
Taran wiped the sweat from his brow and blew out a breath.
Bare to the waist, Dean trembled in the cool mountain air until someone tossed him an old flannel shirt that smelled of sweat and cigarettes.
Quitting the pump at last, with the rest of his band, the Lakeman went forward all panting, and sat himself down on the windlass; his face fiery red, his eyes bloodshot, and wiping the profuse sweat from his brow.
Fallen man has retained a love of idleness, but the curse weighs on the race not only because we have to seek our bread in the sweat of our brows, but because our moral nature is such that we cannot be both idle and at ease.
Her breathing was unsteady, the scent of her honey musk and sweat thick in his nostrils.