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persevere

Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. intrans.

P. and V. καρτερεῖν, P. διατελεῖν, διαμένειν, ὑπομένειν. Hold out: P. and V. ἀντέχειν. Persevere in: P. ἐγκαρτερεῖν (dat.).

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

persĕvērē: adv., v. perseverus.