1. Giving up smoking reduces the risk of heart disease.
2. Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
3. Attempt doesn't necessarily bring success, but giving up definitely leads to failure.
4. She had to choose between giving up her job or hiring a nanny.
5. As we were on the point of giving up hope, a letter arrived.
6. They defied/flouted/broke with convention by giving up their jobs and becoming self-sufficient.
7. The minute you think of giving up,think of the reason why you held on so long .
8. They brainwash people into giving up all their money.
9. When you feel like giving up, remember why you held on so long in the first place.
10. He was proud of himself for not giving up.
11. The defeated general showed his submission by giving up his sword.
12. I'm not giving up my holiday to suit you, so you can put that in your pipe and smoke it!
13. Giving up smoking had a magical effect on his stamina.
14. She had mixed feelings about giving up her job.
15. Aren't you chancing your arm a bit giving up a secure job to start up a business?