Origin of equanimity
Examples from the Web for equanimity
The war has seen 100,000 deaths; it is not to the credit of journalists that we can write such words and keep our equanimity.
They accept with equanimity the true horror of aging alone, sundered from family and community.No Country for Old People: ‘Kings Point’ Exposes the Hidden Elder Crisis|Donald A. Davidoff|February 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Garland added with an equanimity that comes with age that there are good and bad in every profession.Alleged Nanny Killing, ‘Cannibal Cop,’ Present a New York Gone Mad|Michael Daly|October 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When his mistress read of the impending marriage in a newspaper, she accepted her fate with equanimity.Oral History: The Sex Lives of the Kings and Queens of England|Tom Sykes|July 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He parried every question and implication that Wallace threw at him with equanimity, humility, politeness, and even humor.Was Mike Wallace’s Toughest Interview a 12-Year-Old Kid?|Catie Lazarus|April 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He regarded him as a follower of the evil one, and could not hear his name mentioned with equanimity.
But Mayo looked forward to his meeting with Polly Candage without feeling that equanimity which the father had inspired.Blow The Man Down|Holman Day
Horace Greeley could wear a linen duster with grace and equanimity.The Man Who Pleases and the Woman Who Charms|John A. Cone
Frank Kennedy was not a man to stand this unexpected miscarriage of his eloquence with equanimity.The Young Fur Traders|R.M. Ballantyne
His adherents began to tremble; and he himself had occasion for all his art and equanimity.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II.|Tobias Smollett