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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
 
Resolution
 
A resolute man cares nothing about difficulties.  Tamil.  1
Be resolved and the thing is done.  Chinese.  2
Bold resolution is the favorite of Providence.  3
Every task can be accomplished by a man of resolution.  Chinese.  4
He who refuses to serve either king or prince is possessed of lofty resolution.  Chinese.  5
He who resolves suddenly repents at leisure.  6
In things that must be it is good to be resolute.  7
Once resolved, the trouble is over.  8
Resolution is independent of great age, but without it one lives a hundred years in vain.  Chinese.  9
Set a stout heart to a steep hill-side.  Scotch.  10
Set hard heart against hard hap.  11
The first thing a scholar does is to establish resolution.  Chinese.  12
With ease a man of worth establishes a family, and what is hard to the true superior man when he resolves.  Chinese.  13
Without resolution a man must make his living by the sweat of his brow.  Chinese.  14
 
 
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