“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”
“It's always transient, but the campaign is about candidates, not staff. And Michael Steele is very well positioned to win this race.”
“Catch, then, O catch the transient hour; Improve each moment as it flies!”
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