Strives in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Strives

Third-person singular simple present indicative form of strive | plural of strive

Short Example Sentences for Strives

  • 1. That strives with thee my heart to share? 🔊
  • 2. In vain she strives to hide her gladness. 🔊
  • 3. The body by its own weight strives towards its own place. 🔊
  • 4. As a general rule, man strives to avoid labor. 🔊
  • 5. He strives to get up, and, being up, staggers. 🔊
  • 6. Even at this supreme moment he strives to spare her a passing pang. 🔊
  • 7. But not for long Shall one alone prevail who strives against the strong. 🔊
  • 8. It strives after the realization of its Idea; for in unity it exists ideally. 🔊
  • 9. Whence the charm, that strives anew To prolong this last adieu? 🔊

How to use Strives in Sentences?

  • 1. It accomplishes with ease what man strives in vain to do with all his strength. 🔊
  • 2. On the contrary the expression is that of one who seeks help and strives to emancipate himself. 🔊
  • 3. He strives to find what the pupil has aptitude for, what he likes to do and can do best. 🔊
  • 4. Each new-comer strives to outdo his predecessor in excesses, and horrible scenes ensue. 🔊
  • 5. He who strives against and resists the Church, is he assured that he is in the Church? 🔊
  • 6. Each strives to keep studiously in the background any points of difference between himself and the electing body. 🔊
  • 7. He shapes them precisely as the sculptor fashions the pliable clay with which he strives to bring his ideal to realization. 🔊
  • 8. The only case which advanced him toward the reputation for which every young attorney strives brought him no money at all. 🔊
  • 9. Certain colors attract him, for he sees an affinity between them and the tonal effects he strives to produce. 🔊
  • 10. For no poison is more deadly than that which strives to make one man lose all faith in his fellow-man. 🔊
  • 11. The human being strives after a repetition of what has once caused pleasure, and tries to avoid what has been felt as antipathetic. 🔊
  • 12. It is the organ through which the universal spirit speaks to the individual, and strives to lead back the individual to it. 🔊
  • 13. He who strives to practise the works that procure merits frees himself from evil influence, and from the attending miseries. 🔊
  • 14. The wise and good man neither strives with any himself, nor in the measure of his power will he allow another to strive. 🔊
  • 15. In our time an inquirer, here or there, strives perhaps to gain for him something of impartial judgment. 🔊
  • 16. It strives to restate the better aspirations of men generally, and to mitigate some of the pressure that civilization imposes upon them. 🔊
  • 17. As the desire to breed is excited by its nature, the industrious little bird strives to build its nest before breeding. 🔊
  • 18. Like the last, he is grave and masculine; he has the sentiment of the great, and strives to reach it. 🔊
  • 19. The heart is her world; it is there her ambition strives for empire; it is there her avarice seeks for hidden treasures. 🔊
  • 20. It bears witness to the unity of knowledge, and strives by the constructive criticism of the categories of science to render that unity explicit. 🔊
  • 21. The eternal conflict in the soul of man between chaos, whence it came, and harmony, whither it strives irresistibly. 🔊
  • 22. The co-operator, being self-employed, no longer strives to displace a fellow workman by offering service at a lower price. 🔊
  • 23. His eyebrows came together, as of one who strives to recollect, and then a small, sneering smile began to curl the corners of his lips. 🔊
  • 24. The little, pale woman, sitting motionless in the room, hears him, and in her heart of hearts hears what he strives to hide. 🔊
  • 25. This mind is transcendental not in the sense of being alien, but in the sense of exceeding the human mind in the direction of what this means and strives to be. 🔊
  • 26. It cannot be called either individualistic or socialistic; but it strives to be both at once, so that both man and society mean more to this age than they ever did before. 🔊