“Modernity is the transient, the fleeting, the contingent; it is one half of art, the other being the eternal and the immovable.”
“Ambition has but one reward for all: A little power, a little transient fame; A grave to rest in, and a fading name!”
Walter Savage Landor
“Eternal Power!Grant me, through obvious clouds, one transient gleamOf thy bright essence in my dying hour.”
“(Downtown has) a very good concentration of similar kinds of workplaces and ones that are generally ignored by other unions because of the small size and the transient nature of the workers.”
“Pleasures are transient, honors are immortal”
“The nature of Hong Kong is that it needs overseas recruitment. It's a small city and a very transient community, few people actually stay here and they need to be replaced from somewhere.”
“[Mitchell, 49, was] a fairly famous transient down in Salt Lake, ... Emmanuel.”
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