How to use Life in a sentence
This is the life he was born for.
Life, as they say, is good.
The remaining vacation slipped by quickly and life returned to normal.
You can't spend your life terrified to leave the house alone.
Now she wanted it more than life itself.Advertisement
Never in her life had she fainted.
Our republic has prospered because it fiercely protected life, liberty, and property, and must continue to do so.
The life in us is like the water in the river.
Señor Medena and Felipa returned to Texas and life returned to normal.
I can't go the rest of my life avoiding birthday cakes.Advertisement
The beginning of my life was simple and much like every other little life.
Only that he had repeatedly saved her life - at risk of his own, no less.
He has a mind to spend the rest of his life in that country.
Love your life, poor as it is.
Even in the best, most friendly and simplest relations of life, praise and commendation are essential, just as grease is necessary to wheels that they may run smoothly.Advertisement
But I am making a simple statement that life is better now than it has ever been.
In almost all aspects of life, the application of this process will bring improvements.
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.
It is life near the bone where it is sweetest.
If you weren't concerned about your own life, you might have thought about your chances of taking someone else with you.Advertisement
Some day Michael would grow up and realize there was something more in life than conquest.
Life existed at a scale smaller than the eye could see.
Princess Ozma once brought him to life with a witch-powder, when she was a boy.
How full of life and motion it was!
Life was simpler without emotional attachments.Advertisement
Here is life, an experiment to a great extent untried by me; but it does not avail me that they have tried it.
Life's too short as it is.
To think of the right to life as somehow different than a right to food is hard for me.
Her life was on a new course now, and the future looked brighter than it ever had.
The additional possibility of access to all humans' Digital Echoes, to be studied for a million unnoticed causal correlations, will hasten the demise of disease as well and will increase quality of life and longevity.Advertisement
Although slavery still exists and the low price of slaves speaks to the low value of a human life, the legal institution of slavery is gone.
Every day fewer places exist where a single person has legal right to end the life of another.
And life went on for a decade.
A few impressions stand out vividly from the first years of my life; but "the shadows of the prison-house are on the rest."
However mean your life is, meet it and live it; do not shun it and call it hard names.Advertisement
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.
Alex doesn't want this kind of life.
He did save your life, you know.
Mr. Marsh was in a coma and attached to life support machines.
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.Advertisement
I've never been so frightened in my life.
I loved you in this life and the last.
The end of her life started this weekend.
So let's say your parents bought Coca Cola stock their entire life, left it all to you, and you are able to live off the dividend payments of the stock.
If your job numbs your mind by day, why would anyone expect it to instantly come to life at night?Advertisement
The theory was that life in the workhouse had to be worse than life outside the workhouse, otherwise it would be overrun with the poor.
I feel we have set the bar way too low and in doing so have fundamentally cheapened life, everyone's life.
They may not bump into them very often in what we call "everyday life" but do know them well enough to friend them.
It is necessary to protect life, liberty, and property.
In the United States, where we have mostly Democrats and Republicans, life is largely the same no matter who is in charge.Advertisement
I feel that her being is inseparable from my own, and that the footsteps of my life are in hers.
Helen Keller's letters are important, not only as a supplementary story of her life, but as a demonstration of her growth in thought and expression--the growth which in itself has made her distinguished.
But he that would save his life, in such a case, shall lose it.
After the first blush of sin comes its indifference; and from immoral it becomes, as it were, unmoral, and not quite unnecessary to that life which we have made.
And the risk to which he would expose his life by carrying out his design excited him still more.
Her life had no external aims--only a need to exercise her various functions and inclinations was apparent.
They would like to have such a life.
It was something she would have to learn to accept - get on with her life.
Because it's your life, Howie, I wanted to say but didn't.
I had no plans to share with Howie what I'd learned of his previous life.
I ruined his life.
She'd experienced one night with an Immortal mate, and it was the most incredible night of her life.
We give each other life.
Life in general was going down hill for her then.
You've been the one constant in my life since this mess started.
This is your life.
Even at such a young age, Rhyn.s features were troubled and somber, as if he knew what kind of a life awaited him.
I hope she had a pleasant life.
Imagine what you could do with the combined learning of a quadrillion life experiences.
People who live their lives following their passions seem more full of life and energy than anyone else.
This will produce extremely specific nutritional information for just you, will add years to your life, and will increase its quality as well.
During the Great Depression in the United States, many unemployed Americans simply left the city and went back to farm life, sometimes living with relatives.
The implication is that any time they nursed, they felt pain as well, to learn at an early age that there is no pleasure to be had in life without pain.
The implication was that Castor and Pollux, knowing of the imminent collapse of the roof, had come calling with the purpose of saving Simonides's life as their payment for the poem.
We are a tiny dot of life suspended in a nearly infinite universe.
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.
The most important day I remember in all my life is the one on which my teacher, Anne Mansfield Sullivan, came to me.
I was never still a moment; my life was as full of motion as those little insects that crowd a whole existence into one brief day.
All life seemed to have ebbed away, and even when the sun shone the day was
I want to entertain him as far as I can, with all the pleasures of life here.
All his life he had looked over the heads of the men around him, when he should have merely looked in front of him without straining his eyes.
It wasn't as if he had to be there every living minute of his life.
But then, he had made it clear from the start that he didn't want any of them in his life.
Had her family known the same terror in their last moments of life?
Well, life doesn't work that way.
Of course, once she had convinced everyone else what a foolish move it would be, how was she going to convince herself that she didn't need Brandon in her life?
She had to get out some so he could have a life.
It's like he didn't have a life.
I'm here in one piece, sort of, and you've given me a clean slate to begin act two of my life.
I volunteer to sleep there tonight, if the love of my life is willing to come along.
I was conflicted; should I support the love of my life or be more pragmatic?
The conversation slipped back to our New York life with our sojourn in New Hampshire relegated to a fun, if bizarre weekend with friends.
Life would be filled with mutual concessions I thought as I tucked my tee shirt into a bottom drawer.
You were part of my school life and the rest of the seasons.
I don't disagree and God knows I have no more idea what's causing these visions but they're ruling his life right now.
We all want to do more, but we can't afford the time away from life to do as much as we want.
I'd be lying if I didn't admit we have expenses and we're limited in what we can do because of real life restraints, but we're not in this for a golden purse.
Little Eric lives with me and is the most important part of my life.
This life; is it more important to each you than what you are accomplishing with this ability?
I'm not sure anyone else in our group was in shape to drive home after our champagne celebration of the scary new life each of us agreed to embrace.
As each of us spent five full days a week together, we agreed to go our own ways on weekends, establishing an outside life.
We're just co-workers and Howie deserves his personal life.
I didn't mention his blossoming love life, but expressed concern over his serious problem of nightmares.
I still think it's a crime you lost so much time out of your life.
We all agreed it was healthy to try and maintain a life outside this business.
The few times Howie was out of ear shot, the rest of us gossiped about his love life like back fence crones but failed to reach a consensus.
Not if it screws up what we're doing... what we should be doing right now, instead of talking about my love life.
I tell her everything, except the biggest thing in my life.
She thinks it's great I've found someone in my life.
You see, though I trust Aldo Benitez with my life, for good reason, he has endured a somewhat checkered past.
I've just been paddling to keep my head above water my whole life long and sinking down further with every stroke.
It would kill him to do so but it means his life, Julie.
How about if I write a piece about her other life?
You've known her all your life.
The baby monitor crackled to life with a sharp cry.
I didn't know, but it bothered me immeasurably. qqq I'm sure we all felt we were on some ludicrous death watch with Mrs. Abbott holding our future hostage with her tenuous cling to life.
Never in my twenty-nine years of white bread life had I encountered anything remotely similar to the fear I felt as that knife pressed in me.
Don't be concerned about Ronnie; he's history in your life now.
This is the most important conversation you'll ever have in your life.
Getting pinched saved my life and introduced me to God.
We drive home from a bar, like we all have done, only someone steps off a curb and we're ruined for life.
Saying that might go further toward getting him to forget the kidnapping and murder and going on with his life.
I sensed my life depended on it.
Howie, out of character, had penned his intentions and with legal assistance referred by Merrill Cooms, she and Molly are financially set for life.
Now, he could deliver what he'd always promised-- a life together-- yet she didn't feel like leaping for joy like she would've a year ago.
Still, a life of betrayal with Aaron was nothing compared to a life as Talon's slave!
Was he really worth her attention on what may be the last day of her life?
She showed no sign of life until he locked the door behind them.
Your brother had to take at least one life to become one of them.
He preferred his life much simpler than it already was.
This isn't exactly easy being ripped from my life.
He didn't need this type of drama, and she was too good for a man like him in her life.
For the first time in his life, he felt like running away from something.
Welcome to your new life.
He'd never been afraid of anything in his life until that moment when all his power and control meant nothing.
For the first time in his life, he wondered what solutions other than execution would work.
If you let anything happen to her, I swear to the Original Beings I'll haunt you from the grave for the rest of your life!
For the first time in her life, she wanted not to feel completely alone.
Her life was in danger, and so was Jule's.
A faint pulse of life came from the direction of the gym.
She felt the sense of being centered for the first time in her life and knew it was because of the man before her.
She couldn't help thinking her life had been wasted and hoped she still had a chance to make it up to the one person who mattered.
A couple of them were talking quietly, but she didn't hear them, instead unable to fathom that anyone would find her life worth protecting after her father hadn't.
He began to cry, the soul-deep weeping of a man who'd lost all and spent his tormented life in a level of hell she'd never be able to imagine.
For the first time in his life, he felt helpless to help the small form of the woman before him.
Was she destined to spend the rest of her life starving?
He stood over her, watching the life fade from her eyes.
I'll make his life a living hell if so.
He'd known love and trust only in the earliest stage of his life, when he had a family before he entered the dark age of his people.
That he's chosen you as his mate will basically ensure the continued existence of life as we know it.
The life died from Two's eyes, and he replaced his hood.
Darian was showing more signs of life.
Truly thrilled about the start to her new life, she folded the phone and dropped it into her pocket.
You have a great fate to fulfill in this life yet.
Her deal with Darkyn damned her, but also saved her life.
In either case, Deidre never put a stupid deal over the life of another suffering as she had.
In my previous life, I was nearly invincible.
I've been afraid of losing him my whole life.
But this is my life, and I'm sick of it!
Poor Martha lacked even a minimal paper trail on her short, disjointed life.
The Deans had married a year ago and poured their life savings into Bird Song.
The good life on the road cleared me up.
Here's a shot at a real life caper.
Now I'm afraid it's married life.
Jenny Calvia had been the love of Randy's life since high school.
But here was twenty-year-old Randy Byrne, at the threshold of life, batting .362 with seventeen home runs, a slew of RBI's, and a glove that could stop a freight train, being offered the world!
A young couple whose life dream was owning a Bird Song look-alike learned from Fred the principals would be absent for the day and offered to stick around playing temporary innkeepers.
Dean felt a pang of sympathy—a child herself about to bring a life into the world.
That's where I've lived my entire life.
Last night she risked her life climbing down a precipitous cliff in total darkness in an effort to save Billy Langstrom.
It's not as if I wasn't in police work long enough to know that, but Billy's death was such a god-awful waste of a young life.
It was Lydia's trailing smoke that floated it to life.
They were married and we were all starting a good life together.
He wrote letters to me and my mother all his life.
Life went on, mostly unchanged.
You'd make my life miserable.
Look, he was making my life miserable.
Life is too short to spend it with repetition of old dreams that never happened.
Hell ran off deals, but Wynn's life was already in enough trouble without incurring another debt on behalf of a woman who had no hope of ever escaping Hell.
Her Gabriel, who spent his life a part of the shadows, radiated the quiet power of a deity that reached her from across the room.
Something within him clicked, and he recalled his resolve not to let the woman in his life strangle him anymore.
When the sun was up, she retreated from the French doors, troubled by the lost souls and what she did to make Gabriel's life worse, when she'd hoped to make it better.
What is one life in exchange for saving the mortal realm?
Deidre glanced over her shoulder, not really caring at that moment, not when she felt like her world was squeezing the life out of her.
For the first time in her life, Deidre pitied the death dealers.
No tumor, nothing to stop them from working through whatever issues they had to make a life together.
He wanted her, and nothing had ever made her happier in her life than when she saw the depth of his emotion in his eyes and lived through the consuming intensity with which he made love to her.
For the first time in her life, Deidre didn't know what to do.
She made love to him as if she'd waited her life for the moment.
What is one life in the bigger picture?
What if Darkyn slaughtered the innocent life dragged into this mess for no other purpose than to make the goddess' transition easier.
He wasn't about to lose her or the chance to build a life with the woman he'd loved for tens of thousands of years.
Life was simply a maze of possibilities waiting on decisions.
Life hadn't always been so generous with either of them.
They hadn't even asked Lori about her life.
You need to get on with your life.
Certainly money had made their life easier.
As his car pulled away from the hospital, she looked up at the floor where Alex lay fighting for his life.
I blamed you and everyone else for the mess I made of my life.
Would she spend the rest of her life traveling back and forth from a hospital or nursing home?
Maybe this new Alex was the one she would spend the rest of her life with.
Still, there was the change in their love life.
Alex had always liked that shyness when it came to their love life.
You know how they say your whole life passes before your eyes?
At twenty-six years old, she must've done something pretty bad in a past life to deserve this.
I admire your joie de vivre and am always fascinated by your perspective on life.
How do you think it feels to live with the regret that stems from having done something beyond reparation to someone as beautiful as she is in this life?
It was cold, sandy – and completely void of any other signs of life for miles.
Past-Deidre controlled his life.
He was one of the only people she didn't shut out of her life when she was diagnosed as terminal.
Her mood improved, Deidre returned to her penthouse with newfound resolve to enjoy the last few months of her life.
The sight of the lights thrilled her, reminded her she needed to stop moping around and live her life like a glowing chili pepper.
I'm not sure what I want to do with my life.
She'd be lucky to walk again soon, and without medical supplies…with her luck lately, she wouldn't die from infection, just suffer for the rest of her life.
For the first time in his life, he didn't know what to do.
This is my life, and I belong to you.
I'll return your life to you.
What a horrible life he'd lived, if this was the best it'd ever been for him!
His life wouldn't change drastically if he agreed.
They allow us to lead as normal of a life as possible.
It's an incredible life!
You aren't surviving day-to-day anymore as you have your whole life, and for the first time, you're fighting for something other than you.
He wanted her in his life, permanently, only he'd need his brothers' help.
He said he knows someone older than him who can put my life back the way it was.
He said he only needed two months of my time, and even if he didn't do what he needed to at the end of it, he'd let me have my life back.
But it's my life, even if it does suck.
Kris said she needed anyone but him in her life.
He circled his statue, barely recalling his life growing up.
I.ve never thought twice about any life I.ve taken until now.
You wanted your life back, didn.t you? he asked pointedly.
Rhyn watched him, concerned at finding his sole friend so affected by the recent change in his life.
He.d spent most his life in Hell and remembered little of the Immortal world.
He.ll make your life a living hell.
You.re the only good part of my life.
Life is anything but easy.
Then there were the rules their father had created about none of the brothers being permitted to kill the others, with the exception of Andre, whose sole purpose in life was to keep the Council on track and protect them.
Kris could kill or have him killed in retribution for any life he took while inside the walls.
She had no luck in life!
You almost ruined my life once.
For the first time in his life, he felt something akin to pity for Kris.
Gabriel was coming for her and the life growing within her.
The idea of bringing a new life into such a horrific world made her feel sick.
You owe him your life.
The barracks area was heavily guarded, but she was struck by the lack of activity in the part of the castle that normally hummed with life.
Girls can.t fight and they just make life really difficult, he snapped.
He.d never felt like panicking in his life but in that moment, he almost did.
He had one chance to make a safe life for her and their … hatchling.
His whole life was in shambles because of her.
She hadn.t been certain about the kind of life she.d have with him, but she was certain she didn.t want a life without him.
For the first time in his life, he felt and thought too much, and he wanted to keep himself occupied with the world around him rather than the pain within him.
Her words fed at the small piece of him that didn.t want to live in Hell forever, that still thought he could go back to the Immortals and his old life.
People don't know what they want, Evelyn, or life wouldn't suck.
He had no qualms about ordering dinner for her when she went out with them or telling her what to do with her life.
He despised her video game playing and art, instead saying she needed a man capable of keeping her feet on the ground long enough for her to focus on doing something real with her life.
She could paint anywhere, and her life was otherwise so unfulfilling, Evelyn didn't know how she could stand it.
He agreed you needed a real life, though.
I've never been called petite in my life!
She'd lost complete control of her life overnight!
Others more broadly interpret the concept of securing life, liberty, and property.
Imagine if all the people with boring, dead-end machine jobs were told they never had to work another day in their life at a job they did not like.
Can you imagine a better life for a turnip?
In our individual countries, sets of laws are created by the citizenry and are designed to protect life, liberty, and property.
So technology supports quality of life (from vaccines to Volvos) and generates wealth.
The only sign of life was a slight wriggling of his tail.
Their life seems an immense disparity between effort and opportunity.
Some things are really necessaries of life in some circles, the most helpless and diseased, which in others are luxuries merely, and in others still are entirely unknown.
Be it life or death, we crave only reality.
They take too much time, and a man's life will be gone.
Never to the end of his life could he understand goodness, beauty, or truth, or the significance of his actions which were too contrary to goodness and truth, too remote from everything human, for him ever to be able to grasp their meaning.
Yet his presence reminded her that he was alive because she had taken another life.
Life has few guarantees, sir.
I have no fear this woman will attempt to escape as she sees my knife and knows full well her daughter's life is in my hands.
Sofia wrapped her arms around Dustin and squeezed her eyes closed as the engine roared to life.
And then there was that other thing – their love life, or lack thereof.
He would take them to see his father if they wished, but his father's life was nothing like theirs.
She meandered through it, absorbing the life around her.
Not fearing for my life is a total turn on, she retorted.
Life's too short to waste a night like this.
Lost to him already, Deidre sank into his world, not caring if it was the last night of her life, if she spent it with him.
She'd wanted him in a way the other women in his life never had.
He'd wanted to make it up to her for her life ending too soon.
Though her hair was pink, there was no mistaking the delicate facial features, porcelain skin and large eyes of the woman who tormented him his entire life then dumped the underworld on him.
The life within always greeted him.
Gabe used his magic to communicate with the small life.
He heard the unquenchable life in a dying woman.
It was his life, a sense of comfort and structure.
Her body roared to life at the scent of his dark spices while she fought the urge to break down into hysterics.
There might be some sort of … Gabe grabbed the new one, and the face flared to life.
This part of his life was in the hands of Fate, who would probably be pleased.
For now, he was content to make her life miserable while she fed him information about Gabriel.
You extended my life over three years after the others said I had a few months.
Life got real weird, real fast.
Life is known for those.
Making love to her, wanting her dead, saving her life, walking away.
She's learned to appreciate life and those around her, following a diagnosis of a terminal illness.
I've been taking a breather from that life.
It left her depressed, when she wanted to be happy the last few months of her life.
Or maybe it was all her fault, created by bad karma she built up when she was some crazy deity in a past life she had no memory of.
Like Gabriel, he was better off without her in his life.
Before you hurt him in this life as you did in your previous life?
It was hard to remind herself she'd done absolutely nothing to earn it in this life.
Determined to do what she wanted with her life, she'd been good with her money but didn't save anything.
If I'm stuck in the land of the living, I'm going to live a normal life.
How was that possible, when she recalled living a full life in Indiana before moving to Atlanta?
The rich cinnamon-vanilla scent of the bath bubbles filled the air, reminding her of the candle she'd bought at the farmers market the day her life went to hell.
He shared his need and pleasure with someone else for the first time in his life.
Death didn't live in the shadows as Gabriel had for the majority of his life.
Had Wynn unknowingly protected Deidre by linking her life to that of the soul in her head?
Soul power rippled through him and with it, the sensation of the invisible shackles he'd worn his entire adult life melting away.
You destroyed my life.
Every time she learned a new one, her life went to shit.
You tear me away from the only stability I have in my life, expect me to change my view on the entire world overnight, reject me and now, you're asking me to take a chance on something you can't guarantee.
You are now everything I wished you were in a past life.
You've never done what I wanted in either life.
The deity you were in a past life started the chain of events that put us here by breaking laws from the time-before-time.
He was endangering her life by giving her hope and risking his emotions by remaining with her.
One of life's growing pains.
Did it matter, if she was able to live a full life?
She wanted a life filled with chili pepper lights.
Was she willing to give life a second shot, even if Gabriel wasn't in the picture and she had no more normal friends after Wynn's betrayal?
She was going to live - and maybe even share a life with someone like Gabriel.
Your life in exchange for keeping the tumor I remove.
I plan on restoring its life as well.
You bargained for your life and pain.
Her life was about to enter its next phase of the nightmare.
You will live a very long life.
I experienced your life with you.
I can go on living a normal life.
With your deal with Darkyn complete, you'll live a very long life.
You can't just swap us out in his life!
In the course of a day, her whole life had gone to shit.
I want my life back!
Kris slid two rare green life crystals across the table, the common form of payment for an assassination not ordered by Death herself.
He poured himself more whiskey and sat on the sofa, feeling utterly alone for the second time in his life.
Tell him I kinda have a life and don't really care what he wants.
Fury lit her insides at his calm words, as if he wasn't responsible for destroying her life!
You will send me home, and you'll remove Toby, Gabriel, and every other interference you placed in my life, down to the scuff marks in the hallway, which I know
She imagined he went to her apartment to check on Toby and was struck by her longing to return to the tiny, cluttered mess of a life that was hers.
He shrugged, not nearly as concerned with her life or death as she was.
He got off on it as he dry humped her and sucked her life from her.
When she got home, she was kicking Toby out, buying a gun, and taking back her life.
He couldn't shake the sense he'd reached the first challenge in his life he didn't know how to handle.
I've saved your life twice now, jackass.
Or why she couldn't just go back to her life and be normal again.
For all other immortals, they get only one shot at a mate in its life cycle.
You may have wished your life to be different or made some statement in anger.
Might have made life easier.