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  1. On the contrary, this action of congress has uniformly been in opposition to public opinion, and indeed it has excited popular remonstrance. – Monopolies and the People by D. C. Cloud
  2. It is absurd to say that a country enjoys representative institutions if its delegates are uniformly out- voted by men of another race. – The New Irish Constitution by J. H. Morgan
  3. Printed on Antique Paper, uniformly bound in Cloth. – Yankee Ships and Yankee Sailors: Tales of 1812 by James Barnes
  4. Not that the English garden is uniformly of the same type, at the same periods. – Garden-Craft Old and New by John D. Sedding
  5. The granite stairs, imposing, deserted, uniformly gray under the nocturnal sky, appear to vanish into the empty space above us, and, when we turn round, to disappear in the depths beneath, to fall into the abyss with the dizzy rapidity of a dream. – Madame Chrysantheme Complete by Pierre Loti Last Updated: March 4, 2009
  6. My Father, not a very subtle psychologist, applied to me the same formulas which served him well at the chapel, but in my case the results were less uniformly successful. – Father and Son by Edmund Gosse
  7. This capillary water tends to distribute itself uniformly throughout the soil, in accordance with the prevailing conditions and forces. – Dry-Farming by John A. Widtsoe
  8. As I looked about the car, I studied the faces and persons of my fellow- travellers, and found them uniformly uninteresting. – A Jolly by Josh by "Josh"
  9. There is no custom more uniformly in constant use amongst the poor Indians than that of smoking nor any more highly valued. – Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce by E. R. Billings
  10. For this reason it might have been expected that Dobell's next volumes, Sonnets on the War and England in Time of War, would have been more uniformly good. – The Age of Tennyson by Hugh Walker
  11. She was uniformly cheerful in his presence, but wept in secret because she was denied the privilege of nursing him in his illness. – Elsie's Womanhood by Martha Finley
  12. This has been uniformly the state of the true church. – True Christianity by Johann Arndt
  13. We have drawn it upon ourselves, not so much by our conduct, which I believe to be uniformly above reproach, or by any lack of zeal, as by our ignorance of our calling; by our inability to " convert life into truth," the capital secret of our profession, as I was once told as a divinity student. – Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley
  14. Several letters had passed between mother and daughter, and in response to Frank's inquiries his neighbor uniformly stated that Rena was well and doing well, and sent her love to all inquiring friends. – The House Behind the Cedars by Charles W. Chesnutt
  15. Visits of courtesy or ceremony are uniformly paid at Christmas, or at the commencement of a new year, independently of family parties; a good old custom, the observance of which is always pleasing, and which should be carefully attended to. – Martine's Hand-book of Etiquette, and Guide to True Politeness by Arthur Martine
  16. If one has not satisfactory business acquaintance in the city, I suggest that they learn from their neighbors who have been in the habit of shipping produce, the names of merchants that uniformly have made the best returns. – Success With Small Fruits by E. P. Roe
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