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The bravery and stoicism of the soldiers can be humbling. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His stoicism and bravery are deeply humbling. The Sun (2008)He dealt with the storm of publicity with huge dignity and stoicism despite the fact that it almost destroyed his career. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The way you reacted to that was typically British with the stoicism. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Their opinions are full of humour and stoicism - far more nuanced than you might expect. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They have also praised Japanese stoicism in the face of disaster. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The miners showed dignity and stoicism, as did the families and politicians. The Sun (2010)Cancer sufferers may show stoicism, fortitude and nobility. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Grim stoicism in the face of bad service and rotten weather has long been a perversely British quality. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The men who served with him noted his calmness and humour, his stoicism in the face of danger. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It was stoicism in the face of adversity, although to be honest they did not have much choice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Has something happened to British stoicism? Times, Sunday Times (2009)And of how often its citizens have drawn on indomitable reserves of courage and stoicism, just to keep calm and carry on. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Japan has been praised for its stoicism in the face of a national disaster, but have its leaders and their ideals betrayed the people? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Like anyone who has lived through a war, they had lower expectations of happiness and a stoicism and dignity that were all their own. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is a lot to be said for the manly virtues - courage, stoicism and strength. The Sun (2016)
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