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As for me, I ask no help from any one: I go into the world and will carve out my own way.

Ambitious, light-hearted, he went to Africa to carve out a name in the army.

I shall have to carve out my own life, and I feel that I am as well able to do it as he was.

Could he not, indeed, carve out another kingdom for himself?

We cant all get married, so we have to carve out our careers.

You must carve out a holding for yourself, for you are a ruler of men by your face, lad.

But now I knew that I had no rank or inheritance, save what I should carve out for myself.

He wanted to carve out for himself a place of position and power.

"We wish to carve out our own destinies," said Anna-Felicitas.

I wonder I never had sufficient wit to carve out one like this before.

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