I thought that by trying for a near impossible task and failing over and over again, I would learn about the value of sticktoitiveness
. I would learn to keep going despite frustration.
By his own words, it's exactly that type of foresight and "sticktoitiveness
" that makes a difference for brokers and other players looking to carve out their slice of the real estate pie.
senator, and Fiona, a crossword aficionado--teach him more about "sticktoitiveness
" than he ever could have expected.
Cold, injured, bereaved, suffering from the onset of post-traumatic stress disorder, and facing the bleakest imaginable future, victims in northeastern Japan seemed only to embody the spirit of gaman, or "sticktoitiveness
" that exemplifies the Japanese character.
Whatever became of those good old Horatio Alger days when hard work and sticktoitiveness
and lofty morals got you over the hump?
`We're playing with a lot of wounded Ducks, we're thin, and they just continue to amaze me with their sticktoitiveness
, and their attention to detail, and the spirit that they have.