1 But, in order to achieve this great revolution in favour of the native English, it was necessary that they should be united among themselves, and act under an acknowledged head.
2 It'll achieve its own salvation.
3 "Sir Thomas is to achieve many mighty things when he comes home," said Mary, after a pause.
4 The gentleman walked on with them by the officer's side; and as many of the crowd as could achieve the feat, got a little ahead, and stared back at Oliver from time to time.
5 I try all things; I achieve what I can.
6 Sometimes he would achieve a position half erect, battle with the air for a moment, and then fall again, grabbing at the grass.
7 The men scampered in insane fever of haste, racing as if to achieve a sudden success before an exhilarating fluid should leave them.
8 We have self-devotion in a cause, and an end to achieve which is not a selfish one.
9 You shall with us come; and together we shall do that which we go forth to achieve.
10 In the night he may lie hidden somewhere; but if he be not carried on shore, or if the ship do not touch it, he cannot achieve the land.
11 One of those omniscient and aweinspiring marvels, a detective, came up from St. Louis, moused around, shook his head, looked wise, and made that sort of astounding success which members of that craft usually achieve.
12 Dantes was on the way he desired to follow, and was moving towards the end he wished to achieve; his heart was in a fair way of petrifying in his bosom.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In Chapter 22. The Smugglers.
13 Next day new steps were to be taken; my plans could no longer be confined to my own breast; I must impart them in order to achieve their success.
14 I honour endurance, perseverance, industry, talent; because these are the means by which men achieve great ends and mount to lofty eminence.
15 The busy people achieve their full share of mischief in the world, you may rely upon it.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 16. I AM A NEW BOY IN MORE SENSES THAN ONE