Somehow it made me feel sad to hear it, and a sense of the transitoriness of things came over me.
Literally, the words read "Remember—I, what a transitoriness."
Carry religious principle into common life, and common life will lose its transitoriness.
It teaches the transitoriness and mutability of this world and of all human things.
I have had occasion several times to refer to the transitoriness of the warriors life as continually harped upon by Ossian.
Every mood carried in itself a sub-consciousness of its transitoriness.
The violence of the storm has been counterbalanced by its transitoriness.
As to the permanence of love, or its transitoriness, the plain and candid answer is that there is no real assurance either way.
The early monastic writers dwelt upon the idea of mans mortality and decay, and the transitoriness of human rank and pleasure.
The broken spout is a brisk reminder of the transitoriness of coffee-pots and of life.
late 14c., from Old French transitoire (12c.), from Late Latin transitorius "passing, transient," from Latin, "allowing passage through," from transitus, past participle of transire "go or cross over" (see transient).