I have often heard Pericles speak of his childish obstinacy and perseverance.
I sincerely wish you, sir, the success your perseverance so well deserves.
But in his heart, I am sure, he was relieved by my perseverance in the project.
As to that wretch's perseverance, those only, who know not the man, will wonder at it.
The bears are put off the scent; they have no perseverance, ...