Sentence Examples with the word endeavor

Historical science in its endeavor to draw nearer to truth continually takes smaller and smaller units for examination.

No possible endeavor then could enable her commander to make the great passage southwards, double Cape Horn, and then running down sixty degrees of latitude arrive in the equatorial Pacific in time to cruise there.

Do not stay to be an overseer of the poor, but endeavor to become one of the worthies of the world.

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In every sort of human endeavor that ever has existed, jobs have been eliminated by machines.

Let every one mind his own business, and endeavor to be what he was made.

To attain this end we must secure a preponderance of virtue over vice and must endeavor to secure that the honest man may, even in this world, receive a lasting reward for his virtue.

We will also endeavor to get the winning films screened on television.

Everything he did and said during this endeavor would be under scrutiny.

In the Williston Church (Congregational), in Thomas Street, the Young People's Society of Christian Endeavor was founded in 1881 by the Rev. Francis E.

Then, sitting on a pitch pine bough, they attempt to swallow in their haste a kernel which is too big for their throats and chokes them; and after great labor they disgorge it, and spend an hour in the endeavor to crack it by repeated blows with their bills.