Sentence Examples with the word stubbornness

They exist not merely as logical consequence or development of the absolute, but have a stubbornness of being in them, an antagonistic feature which in all times philosophers have been driven to recognize, and which they have described in varied fashion.

The successful defence of Varna and Silistria seemed to justify the stubbornness of the Porte.

For again Starbuck's downcast eyes lighted up with the stubbornness of life; the subterranean laugh died away; the winds blew on; the sails filled out; the ship heaved and rolled as before.

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His leg was hurt, and only his stubbornness kept him from surrendering to shock.