To seek for

Related to To seek for: Goal seek
to endeavor to find.

See also: Seek

References in classic literature ?
T is a long and weary task, for you have made no friends to help you, and will have to seek for them alone.
Then their brother, who was a little insignificant dwarf, went out to seek for his brothers: but when he had found them they only laughed at him, to think that he, who was so young and simple, should try to travel through the world, when they, who were so much wiser, had been unable to get on.
or how deem thee wise, Who wouldst not leave him in his wandering To seek for treasure in the jewelled skies Albeit he soared with an undaunted wing?