Examples from the Web for transience
When I think of them, I also think of the transience of all this and the importance of doing what you can while you can.
Perhaps most remarkable of all in the age of transience, he has only played for one team.Bissinger: Praying That Derek Jeter, Baseball’s Classiest Act, Returns to the Game|Buzz Bissinger|October 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The transience of our lives is one of the things that makes it valuable.
Permanence, transience—Sir Ferdinando and his privies were gone, Crome still stood.Crome Yellow|Aldous Huxley
The element of mortality in the form is included in the transience of imagery.Heart of Man|George Edward Woodberry
It was like a reminder of the transience of the thing he sought, a challenge rousing him to assert its immortality.The Divine Fire|May Sinclair
This was now the reality; this great stone cathedral slumbering there in its mass, which knew no transience nor heard any denial.The Rainbow|D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
At last he had found permanence in a life where heretofore had been naught but transience.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke