Thread: Word Of The Day
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Old 01-31-2010, 08:01 AM   #16
Seashore
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fortitude

for·ti·tude

Strength of mind that allows one to endure pain or adversity with courage.

[1422, from M.Fr. fortitude, from L. fortitudo "strength," from fortis "strong, brave" (see fort).]

“Patience and fortitude conquer all things.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

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