Examples from the Web for lifework
In 1966, George E. Vaillant, a 32 year-old psychiatrist, was put in charge of the study, and it became his lifework.What Harvard’s Grant Study Reveals about Happiness and Life|Dan Slater|November 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
If these things were not indispensable for a fair conception of his lifework, I should certainly not have dwelt on them.Ludvig Holberg, The Founder of Norwegian Literature and an Oxford Student|Simon Christian Hammer
My lifework has not been in my foundry, nor in my town, nor in my church—but in my heart, this guilty heart of mine.St. Cuthbert's|Robert E. Knowles
I may as well add a few more such extracts, as strictly within the text of "My Lifework."
If a man hates his lifework, he is very likely to hate his life.The Measure of a Man|Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
What was the lifework he was raised up to do, and how did he do it?