There were many diligence assignments.
After my tour was over, my diligence was truly rewarded in the kitchen of all places!
We need a diligence check of the results.
With planning and diligence, his business would be on its feet in a few years and she would be working in the pediatric ward at the hospital.
But this difficulty was soon removed by the pupil's diligence; the very exigencies of his situation were of service to him in calling forth all his powers, and he studied the language with such success that at the close of his five years' exile he declares that he " spontaneously thought " in French rather than in English, and that it had become more familiar to " ear, tongue and pen."
The work shows extreme diligence, and scrupulous care in the use of authorities.
You should exercise caution and perform due diligence on your vendors.
Plunket showed amazing diligence in furthering the cause of his Church.
Due diligence is done, the interim figures are complete, the Board's position is set.
It is connected with the railway station of Ayassoluk by a diligence service.
You must exercise caution and perform due diligence on your vendors.
It is part of the diligence process.
They were favoured with a soil extremely fertile, and one which their skill and diligence kept in good condition.
He used a diligence defense.
His exemplary diligence and unusual mathematical capacity were soon noticed.
He managed diligence investigations at Federal sites.
His Ecclesiastica Samlingar testify to his skill and diligence as a collector of MSS., while his Minnen och Bref, ed.
A diligence exercise is to be undertaken.
The United States contended that it must be a diligence commensurate with the emergency or with the magnitude of the results of negligence.
any employee," it is not proved that the employee failed in due care and diligence; by another law of 1910 in certain dangerous employments the employer is liable unless the injured employee was negligent.
His convictions gained weight from the simplicity, uprightness and diligence of his character; but they need a more effective justification than he was able to give them.
We need to do diligence of moveable articles owned by the debtor.
The successive publication of Tables for the Purchasing and Renewing of Leases (1802), of The Doctrine of Interest and Annuities (1808), and The Doctrine of Life-Annuities and Assurances (1810), earned him a high reputation as a writer on life-contingencies; he amassed a fortune through diligence and integrity and retired from business in 1825, to devote himself wholly to astronomy.
The survey shows that the industry is introducing enhanced due diligence for sensitive transactions.
David is based at Nel's Stockton office and is responsible for carrying out in-house financial due diligence.
Though Hobbes claims to have performed his work " with much more diligence than elegance," his version is remarkable as a piece of English writing, but is by no means accurate.
He brought to the duties of the office the untiring diligence which was the characteristic of his public life.
The investment bank has been conducting due diligence on a potential investor over the past month.
See an officer of the court who serves legal documents and executes diligence.
(1566), the skill and diligence of Borromeo contributed materially to suppressing the cabals of the conclave.
The agricultural labourer has preserved the uprightness, diligence and sobriety which characterize the Turkish peasant; but the richer inhabitants of the cities are grossly sensual.
He was elected a Perse scholar in 1628, and fellow of his college in 1633, but the best evidence of his diligence as a student is the enormous learning of which he showed so easy a command in after years.
A gifted addressed himself with energy and diligence to the great problems awaiting him.
Apart from its intrinsic merits as a learned and valuable addition to classification, this work is interesting in the history of ornithology because of the wholesale changes of nomenclature it introduced as the result of much diligence and zeal in the application of the strict rule of priority to the names of birds.
At the age of seven Newman was sent to a private school conducted by Dr Nicholas at Ealing, where he was distinguished by diligence and good conduct, as also by a certain shyness and aloofness, taking no part in the school games.
Nothing else is known of his doings 1 The translation, under the title Eight Books of the Peloponnesian War, written by Thucydides the son of Olorus, interpreted with faith and diligence immediately out of the Greek by Thomas Hobbes, secretary to the late Earl of Devonshire, appeared in 1628 (or 1629), after the death of the earl, to whom touching reference is made in the dedication.
8vo, beside numerous articles in reviews, journals, newspapers and encyclopaedias, are extant to attest the untiring activity of his mind, and his patient diligence during this period.
This was the work of the remainder of Trench's life; it exposed him at times to considerable misconstruction and obloquy, but he came to be appreciated, and, when in November 1884 he resigned his archbishopric from infirmity, clergy and laity unanimously recorded their sense of his "wisdom, learning, diligence, and munificence."
Indeed, he disavows any such claim by stating expressly, in his dedication to the king, " I have with a cleare conscience purely & faythfully translated this out of fyue sundry interpreters, hauyng onely the manyfest trueth of the scripture before myne eyes," and in the Prologue he refers to his indebtedness to " The Douche (German) interpreters: whom (because of theyr synguler gyftes and speciall diligence in The Bible) I haue ben the more glad to folowe for the most parte, accordynge as I was requyred."
Neither the influx of new deities nor the diligence of the priestly authors and commentators availed to break down the cast-iron traditions with which the compilers of the Pyramid texts were already familiar.
The panel, as always, wishes to demonstrate due diligence to its stakeholders.
Nevertheless he fulfilled all his episcopal duties with diligence, and threw all his heart into the performance of those of a specially spiritual nature, such as his addresses at confirmations and to those on whom he conferred orders.
A "diligence" defense is commonly included in strict liability laws.
He was still felt by many of his clergy and by candidates for ordination to be a rather terrifying person, and to enforce almost impossible standards of diligence, accuracy and preaching efficiency, but his manifest devotion to his work and his zeal for the good of the people rooted him deeply in the general confidence.
It impels the church to diligence in its work of worship, care and prayer (13-18), and in the reclamation of the erring (19-20).
What wonder, then, asks the Greek critic, if the diligence of Demosthenes was no less incessant and minute?
1428), and Cajetanus de Thienis (1387-1465), established by their lectures and their discussions the authority of Averroes; and a long list of manuscripts rests in the libraries of Lombardy to witness the diligence of these writers and their successors.
Through the influence of Samuel Wilberforce, he was offered the post of sub-almoner to Queen Victoria, always recognized as a stepping-stone to the episcopal bench, and his refusal of it was honourably consonant with all else in his career as an Anglican dignitary, in which he united pastoral diligence with an asceticism that was then quite exceptional.
In the meantime Chalmers applied himself with great diligence and assiduity to the investigation of the history and establishment of the English colonies in North America; and enjoying free access to the state papers and other documents preserved among what were then termed the plantation records, he became possessed of much important information.
He painted with unceasing diligence, treating none but sacred subjects; he never retouched or altered his work, probably with a religious feeling that such as divine providence allowed the thing to come, such it should remain He was wont to say that he who illustrates the acts of Christ should be with Christ.
The love of right reason is the supreme virtue, whence flow the cardinal virtues, diligence, obedience, justice and humility.
This body pursued the subject with more or less diligence, and in 1884 laid down the principle that the automatic coupler should be one acting in a vertical plane - that is, the engaging faces should be free to move up and down within a considerable range, in order to provide for the differences in the height of cars.
Unfortunately the fruits of his diligence and foresight were dissipated by the follies of his two immediate successors, Emerich (1196-1204) and Andrew II., who weakened the Ar royal power in attempting to win support by lavish grants of the crown domains on the already over-influential magnates, a policy from which dates the supremacy of the semi-savage Magyar oligarchs, that insolent and self-seeking class which would obey no superior and trampled ruthlessly on every inferior.
He recites how he had heard of the monarch's Christian profession, diligence in good works and piety, by manifold narrators and common report, but also more particularly from his (the pope's) physician and confidant (medicus et familiaris noster), Master Philip, who had received information from honourable persons of the monarch's kingdom, with whom he had intercourse in those (Eastern) parts.
The others have been re-edited with scrupulous care for the Oxford University Press by the pious diligence of that most enthusiastic of all Johnsonians, Dr Birkbeck Hill.
Generally it may be said that throughout his long reign Francis Joseph remained the real ruler of his dominions; he not only kept in his hands the appointment and dismissal of his ministers, but himself directed their policy, and owing to the great knowledge of affairs, the unremitting diligence and clearness of apprehension, to which all who transacted business with him have borne testimony, lie was able to keep a very real control even of the details of government.
The second, where the judge conceives the cause to be at an end, by the information of the party or otherwise, and useth not such diligence as he ought to inquire of it.
It's been so long since I've satisfied my cravings and I deserve a reward for my diligence.
Here he continued to prosecute his scientific researches and his multifarious studies with unabated diligence.
" and guided my pen,'; says Paris, "with much good will and diligence."
Until Bishop Stubbs found it necessary to devote all his time to his episcopal duties, he pursued historical study with unremitting diligence.
His tutor, Jens Vorde, who prepared him in his eleventh year for the university, praises his extraordinary gifts, his mastery of the classical languages and his almost disquieting diligence.
He loved gardening, experimented enthusiastically in varieties and rotations of crops and kept meteorological tables with diligence.
A neutral government is bound - (i) to use due diligence to prevent the fitting out, arming or equipping within its jurisdiction of any vessel, which it has reasonable ground to believe is intended to cruise or to carry on war against a power with which it is at peace, and also to use like diligence to prevent the departure from its jurisdiction of any vessel intended to cruise or carry on war as above, such vessel having been specially adapted, in whole or in part, within such jurisdiction, to warlike use; (2) not to permit or suffer either belligerent to make use of its ports or waters as the base of naval operations against the other, or for the purpose of the renewal or augmentation of military supplies or arms or the recruitment of men; (3) to exercise due diligence in its own ports and waters, and as to all persons within its jurisdiction to prevent any violation of the foregoing obligation and duties.
The discussion turned mainly on the question of the measure of "due diligence."
Work out, therefore, your emancipation with diligence!"
As a judge Sir Matthew Hale discharged his duties with resolute independence and careful diligence.
She clamped her mouth closed, watching him check Selyn's vitals with the urgency and diligence of a man whose life depended upon the results.
The lawyer is doing his due diligence.
Miss 'E ' carried out a due diligence exercise on the assets of the business and prepared an initial draft balance sheet.
defenceGlobal retailers have mandated that growers implement EurepGAP as part of their due diligence defense against food safety issues.
The operator of such a system must exercise all due diligence to avoid those workers being unfit.
We also undertake due diligence in the event that you or your company wish to purchase a company.
He was a man of unwearied diligence and laboriousness about his Master's business.
Inferior tangibility is of slight force with this class, for with proper diligence they can read the combined type with ease.
This initial extensive due diligence is now satisfactorily completed.
Glazer's adviser, the investment bank NM Rothschild, has been conducting due diligence on Man Utd over the past month.
due diligence is done, the interim figures are complete, the board's position is set.
exercised all due diligence to avoid committing the offense.
If the administration of the assets of the foundation lacked the diligence of a bonus paterfamilias.
unwearied diligence and application in pursuit of literature were crowned with the most abundant success.
He writes: "In my tender yeares, and barneage in Sanct-Androis at the Schooles, having, on the one parte, contracted a loving familiaritie with a certaine Gentleman, &c. a Papist; And on the other part, being attentive to the sermons of that worthie man of God, Maister Christopher Goodman, teaching upon the Apocalyps, I was so mooved in admiration, against the blindnes of Papists, that could not most evidently see their seven hilled citie Rome, painted out there so lively by Saint John, as the mother of all spiritual whoredome, that not onely bursted I out in continual reasoning against my said familiar, but also from thenceforth, I determined with my selfe (by the assistance of Gods spirit) to employ my studie and diligence to search out the remanent mysteries of that holy Book: as to this houre (praised be the Lorde) I have bin doing at al such times as conveniently I might have occasion."
His relations with these "adopted children of his thought" possessed a singular charm of affectionate simplicity; their intellectual progress and material interests were objects of equal solicitude to him, and he demanded in return only diligence in the pursuit of knowledge.
Among the merits of Herodotus as an historian, the most prominent are the diligence with which he collected his materials, the candour and impartiality with which he has placed his facts before the reader, the absence of party bias and undue national vanity, and the breadth of his conception of the historian's office.
To his modesty Bossuet bears witness, when he told him to stand up sometimes, and not be always on his knees before a critic. Gibbon vouches for his learning, when (in the 47th chapter) he speaks of "this incomparable guide, whose bigotry is overbalanced by the merits of erudition, diligence, veracity and scrupulous minuteness."
This system of execution was simplified by an act of 1837 (Personal Diligence Act), and execution is now usually by diligence (see Execution).
The pair laboured with such diligence that before the close of the year 1567 the required translations of the Liturgy and the New Testament were published in London; the former being the exclusive work of the bishop, whilst the latter was principally the product of Salesbury's pen, although some portions of it were contributed by Bishop Davies and by Thomas Huet, or Hewett, precentor of St Davids (d.
He thus caught a preliminary glimpse of the " Fraunhofer lines," so called because ofer Joseph Fraunhofer brought them into prominent ofer notice by the diligence and insight of his labours upon them in 1814-1815.
His unwearied diligence and application in pursuit of literature were crowned with the most abundant success.
When making decisions about making large purchases, such as a car or home, it is important to practice due diligence.
The lawyer did all of the necessary due diligence to prepare a case before the trial.
If due diligence would have been done, the accident could have been prevented.
The pain and worry of a severe diaper rash can disrupt a happy family, but with a little diligence and tender loving care, your baby's health and happiness will improve in no time.
While you should perform due diligence before buying a used car, you also shouldn't be paranoid.
With a little diligence and research, there's no reason you can't find a reliable refurbished Apple laptop to last you a reasonable amount of time.
Due diligence cannot be stressed enough.
You not only need to practice due diligence when you are considering investing, but this diligence needs to be ongoing.
When learning how to buy a hedge fund you want to be aware that due diligence will only get you so far.
Of course, this presupposes that you already have enough knowledge and experience about how the stock market works and the patience and diligence required to arrive at sound, logical decisions to make great profits.
Researching a new financial method takes diligence and time, but remember: a credit card is a tool for you to accomplish certain money management objectives.
This requires even less action on your part, but more diligence to keep your bank account fully funded.
This can take a lot of diligence and attention.
Protecting yourself from this type of theft requires diligence on your part.
So, do your due diligence, rank your players and you'll be taking a giant step to a successful fantasy football draft.
There are many different scholarship programs available, but finding them requires hard work and diligence.
Care and diligence is taken in the kitchen, so each bit of meat and fish when combined with a mere half a spoonful of rice is equal to one mouthful.
By the way, her grades are very good(high B's and a few A's), however a little more diligence could raise them that extra little bit.
Diligence and research will help you find the best deal.
A little diligence and persistence may reward you with substantial savings on your next cruise.
Unfortunately, furniture is not something that can be put away, so it will require more diligence on your part to correct the behavior and help your dog make that mental connection.
Diligence on your part now will speed the training process along and put your pet/owner relationship on a comfortable footing that much sooner.
House training requires diligence and consistency, and some dogs still just don't seem to understand what their owners want from them.
If you consider what kinds of services you need, what each residence has to offer, and conduct some due diligence, you are more likely to find a senior citizen residence that you will be glad to call home.
With the diligence of years of employment, you are offering wisdom and assurance that you will take the job seriously.
You can fix some issues easily enough, but do take due diligence when trying any of these techniques.
The Max Tour is almost impossible and it will take much diligence on your part to complete the game 100%.
Before making an impulse purchase, however, it will benefit you to perform due diligence to find the prepaid plan that works best for your situation.
Preventing lice takes diligence and awareness of what these parasites need.
Jobs for kids under 16 may seem sparse, but diligence and an entrepreneurial spirit can result in more jobs than a young teen can handle.
Diligence is essential when searching for funding opportunities.
When you want to donate a used car to a nonprofit organization, exercise due diligence before doing so.
This Chinese zodiac animal represents hard work and diligence.
Both Cancer and Capricorn are said to be hard workers, although Capricorn truly takes the lead over Cancer when it comes to diligence.
Kids cold sores are preventable with careful diligence.
Clearly, a lot of effort and diligence goes into making each shot memorable.
You'll want to treat your students with due diligence for their safety and progress.
Seeking franchise financing is next after you've completed due diligence, considered several types of franchises, and found the franchise that will bring you the greatest financial return on your investment.
While you can certainly open the phone book or conduct an Internet search for writers, you still need to do your due diligence and find someone with the talent, skills and experience that matches your needs.
Do due diligence before committing time, personal information and money to unscrupulous characters.
During that time, I was impressed by Mary's diligence, creativity, and work ethic.
Usually, due diligence research provides all the information you need to know about a company.
Due diligence, however, cannot uncover every type of problem.
Do your due diligence and talk to experts before wasting your money - or worse, trashing your health - in pursuit of a diet panacea.
Exercise, a well-rounded diet plan and diligence are fundamental strategies to weight loss.
Working to earn a Boy Scout uniform patch takes diligence, time, and dedication.
Whether you end up liking an unregistered domain better or not, it never hurts to do a little due diligence, especially if you are indeed about to plunk down a sizeable chunk of coin for someone's domain.
For these purposes, due diligence goes beyond checking ownership and the like -- it also involves checking the popularity of the keywords that make up the URL against their search engine rankings.
Do your due diligence and research each contender carefully to be sure the company uses legitimate white hat SEO techniques and is a good fit for your specific needs.
The catch is that it takes time, diligence, and attention.
However, with a bit of diligence, the transactions will become a seamless part of your successful online store.
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