Antonyms for lifetime

jiffy, deadness, JIFF, death, twinkle, nanosecond, moment, new york minute, eyeblink, lifelessness, twinkling, sleep, split second, shake, trice, nothingness, heartbeat, wink.

Quotes of lifetime

  1. But I certainly made mistakes, for which I regret, I think most human beings in their lifetime make mistakes, mine ended up in two years prison- two very remarkable years from which I learnt a lot. – Jeffrey Archer
  2. America is the country where you can buy a lifetime supply of aspirin For one dollar and use it up in two weeks. – John Barrymore
  3. I'm proud of Lord of the Rings. I think it's a once in a lifetime role, and a once in a lifetime film. It was made with so much care and passion and meticulous detail and everybody was so behind it. – Sean Bean
  4. Only Socrates knew, after a lifetime of unceasing labor, that he was ignorant. Now every high -school student knows that. How did it become so easy? – Allan Bloom
  5. We like to believe that, in our lifetime the human condition is improving. – Nick Clooney
  6. To hope means to be ready at every moment for that which is not yet born, and yet not become desperate if there is no birth in our lifetime – Erich Fromm
  7. None of us suddenly becomes something overnight. The preparations have been in the making for lifetime – Gail Godwin
  8. Hard Day's Night was one of those great films that will never happen again to anyone in their lifetime UA were in profit before we'd even finished shooting- The advance sales on the album- the film was out before the album was out was more than it cost UA to make the film. – Richard Lester
  9. Beauty is only temporary, but your mind lasts you a lifetime – Alicia Machado
  10. I have a lifetime appointment and I intend to serve it. I expect to die at 110, shot by a jealous husband. – Thurgood Marshall
  11. Fate destined me to play Fagin. It was the part of a lifetime and I was the only actor to be in the stage production and in the film. – Ron Moody
  12. One of the most powerful devices of poetry is the use of distortions. You can go from talking about the way a minute passes to the way a century passes, or a lifetime – Robert Morgan
  13. George Pal had total control, and he was there on the set every day. You never met a more charming man in your entire lifetime what a lovely gentleman. – Ann Robinson
  14. We may train or peek for a certain race, but running is a lifetime sport. – Alberto Salazar
  15. I have a deep conviction that our lives are eternal, that it is waking and sleeping, that we are born together with the people we love lifetime after lifetime – Marcia Wallace

Usage examples for lifetime

  1. A lifetime is too short to allow of rest. – This Is the End by Stella Benson
  2. It is firmly made and will last a lifetime yet it can readily be taken to pieces in a few minutes. – The Book-Hunter at Home by P. B. M. Allan
  3. There are no " mistakes of a lifetime if we sum up the whole life. – Seed Thoughts for Singers by Frank Herbert Tubbs
  4. They record the impression of a careless hour as though it were the experience of a lifetime – Americans and Others by Agnes Repplier
  5. " Why, Alan, haven't I had my whole lifetime to think of it? – The Woman Who Did by Grant Allen
  6. Hoping to extend this too limited circle of Hamlet's friendships, we have accepted as a summer guest a cynical old parrot, who has already, in a lifetime cruelly long for a captive, known a variety of vanishing households. – Sigurd Our Golden Collie and Other Comrades of the Road by Katharine Lee Bates
  7. He is said to have written in all two hundred and fifty books in the course of his lifetime – A Brief History of the English Language and Literature, Vol. 2 (of 2) by John Miller Dow Meiklejohn
  8. It would last a lifetime – Dixie Hart by Will N. Harben
  9. Wanda hoped that here was the opportunity of a lifetime – The Short Cut by Jackson Gregory
  10. No, if he had loved Kimberly and Noppawan at certain times this was enough love for him in a lifetime – An Apostate: Nawin of Thais by Steven Sills
  11. Her son's death, he saw when he looked into her mind, had not come as a surprise to her; it was one more unhappy event, in a lifetime in which she had expected nothing else. – Wizard by Laurence Mark Janifer (AKA Larry M. Harris)
  12. Now and then a few words of their talk fell upon her ears, and it was merry, kindly, intimate talk, the fruit of a lifetime of domestic happiness. – The Emancipated by George Gissing
  13. Remember again that what is and what is promised have come in a lifetime – The French in the Heart of America by John Finley
  14. It takes a lifetime to sell property in Edinburgh. – An Orkney Maid by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  15. They were like roses to the old traders, cast away this lifetime out here in the desert. – The Covered Wagon by Emerson Hough
  16. He probably saw clearly during his stay in Persia then that the Shah's authority rested too strongly in the minds of the people, by reason of his long and peaceful reign and mild rule, to give any hope of a successful revolution during his lifetime – Persia Revisited by Thomas Edward Gordon
  17. He might regret it, if he did, for a lifetime – Voyage To Eternity by Milton Lesser
  18. She explained that she had in the savings- bank five hundred dollars, the entire savings of a lifetime which she intended to use now. – Home Fires in France by Dorothy Canfield
  19. Yes, of my whole lifetime – The Journal of Arthur Stirling "The Valley of the Shadow" by Upton Sinclair
  20. There never was but one woman for me and never will be; and as to stopping here, I might, or I might not, for I've always had my feelings under very nice control and shouldn't break the rule of a lifetime – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts

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