Now she wanted it more than life itself.
Never in her life had she fainted.
A few impressions stand out vividly from the first years of my life; but "the shadows of the prison-house are on the rest."
But during the first nineteen months of my life I had caught glimpses of broad, green fields, a luminous sky, trees and flowers which the darkness that followed could not wholly blot out.
Her life was on a new course now, and the future looked brighter than it ever had.
His mother said to him: A sailor's life is a hard life.
"It seems funny to me," said Pierre, "that you, you should consider yourself incapable and your life a spoiled life.
I didn't grow up around here like you, and I don't intend to spend the rest of my life working at the diner.
It was the wish of his father and mother that every day of his life should be a day of perfect happiness.
Life existed at a scale smaller than the eye could see.
Many incidents of those early years are fixed in my memory, isolated, but clear and distinct, making the sense of that silent, aimless, dayless life all the more intense.
Pierre was staying at Prince Vasili Kuragin's and sharing the dissipated life of his son Anatole, the son whom they were planning to reform by marrying him to Prince Andrew's sister.
Somehow it simply wasn't top priority in her life right now.
I guess he's always been a part of me... one I've wasted most of my life trying to remove.
Here is life, an experiment to a great extent untried by me; but it does not avail me that they have tried it.
"Our people do not acquire their real life until they leave their bushes," said the Prince.
"I am the only man in the world who can paint a picture so true to life," he said.
You may come to America and be poor, but if you work hard, your children will have a better life and a better opportunity.
And while it may not be perfect, life will be profoundly better for everyone on the planet.
We will finally be able to build an oracle, and we will use that tool, that collection of life experiences, to optimize our own lives.
More and more of your everyday life leaves such an echo.
That said, if I had to pick one function I think the Internet will turn out to "be," it is this: The Internet will become a repository and a set of applications for storing the sum total of all life experiences of all people on earth.
The ability of science and technology to improve human life is known to us.
And if each of those billion people in turn shared a million of their life experiences, and you recorded them, you'd have an aggregate number of life experiences so large I had to look it up online.
Imagine what you could do with the combined learning of a quadrillion life experiences.
In the future, something very much like the Amazon suggestion engine, but for all of life, will change that.
The system will weigh heavily the choices of people with Italian last names, and people who own restaurants—all these different factors, millions and millions of factors, all from the passively recorded life experiences of a billion people.
In almost all aspects of life, the application of this process will bring improvements.
In the years to come, the available knowledge will grow to include the sum total of the life experiences of all the people who have lived since the system came online.
Fifth: We will understand correlations between lifestyle factors, quality of life, and genome.
Many tasks in life have to be done.
At the end of the week the prince reappeared and resumed his former way of life, devoting himself with special activity to building operations and the arrangement of the gardens and completely breaking off his relations with Mademoiselle Bourienne.
Among the innumerable categories applicable to the phenomena of human life one may discriminate between those in which substance prevails and those in which form prevails.
That life of the salons is unchanging.
Princess Mary, alarmed by her father's feverish and sleepless activity after his previous apathy, could not bring herself to leave him alone and for the first time in her life ventured to disobey him.
Trying to convict her, he told her she had worn him out, had caused his quarrel with his son, had harbored nasty suspicions of him, making it the object of her life to poison his existence, and he drove her from his study telling her that if she did not go away it was all the same to him.
Thoughts that had not entered her mind for years--thoughts of a life free from the fear of her father, and even the possibility of love and of family happiness--floated continually in her imagination like temptations of the devil.
Thrust them aside as she would, questions continually recurred to her as to how she would order her life now, after that.
She recalled all her life with him and in every word and act of his found an expression of his love of her.
Occasionally amid these memories temptations of the devil would surge into her imagination: thoughts of how things would be after his death, and how her new, liberated life would be ordered.
The demands of life, which had seemed to her annihilated by her father's death, all at once rose before her with a new, previously unknown force and took possession of her.
After the Emperor had left Moscow, life flowed on there in its usual course, and its course was so very usual that it was difficult to remember the recent days of patriotic elation and ardor, hard to believe that Russia was really in danger and that the members of the English Club were also sons of the Fatherland ready to sacrifice everything for it.