But it is lost if we overtask the perceptions and carry away no idea with us: there is no gain, and positive harm.
Not to reveal too much, and not to tire curiosity or overtask belief, was his daily labour.
But a strong desire to improve and elevate the schools, led him to overtask himself.
But think not I mean to overtask thee,—or that I seriously designed to try thee with this rack of probation.
The work is too severe for African thews, and experience has shown it a bad economy to overtask the slave.
Lo, in the very day of your fast ye find a business to do, and all your workmen you overtask.
Old barriers have disappeared; while new difficulties are being created, of a magnitude to overtask the faith of the strongest.