lust for life


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lust for life

Intense eagerness to experience all that life has to offer. I don't mind growing old, but I sometimes miss that boundless lust for life I had when I was younger. My 80-year-old grandfather has a lust for life that continues to amaze us all!
See also: life, lust
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And brother Gary, 55, posted a video of the pair driving around LA in a Ford Mustang while playing Iggy Pop's Lust for Life.
Carl Baker is a talented and charming baseball player who has managed to keep his biggest secret from the public and his wife, Susan, a lawyer whose lust for life is only surpassed by her lust for love and acceptance.
Former RAF engineer Russell Browne, from Dundee, puts his fitness and lust for life down to crosswords, eating healthily and the support of a group of wonderful "ladyfriends.
Spend five minutes in a chicken shed and you see that they are individuals with a lust for life as anyone will know who has rescued hens.
The history of cinema is punctuated with biopics about real artists, featuring memorable star performances: Charles Laughton as Rembrandt in Alexander Korda's 1936 film; Jose Ferrer as Toulouse-Lautrec in John Huston's 1952 Moulin Rouge; Kirk Douglas as Vincent van Gogh in Vincente Minnelli's colourful Lust for Life (1956; Figs.
He received further nominations for the Bad and the Beautiful and Lust for Life.
When Eve's voracious sister Ava (Wasikowska) unexpectedly arrives, her lust for life causes events to spiral out of control.
He said that most kids have boundless energy and lust for life - something that starts deteriorating as they become older and perhaps more jaded.
Our city's lust for life was further demonstrated by another weekend festival - Brazilica, the UK's largest Samba Carnival.
He said: "The people of the region are passionate, tenacious and full of a lust for life.
He's considered to be the godfather of punk, and in a career which has lasted since the 60s he's notched up a huge archive of hits from albums with The Stooges and 17 solo albums including Lust For Life, which featured in the film Trainspotting, The Passenger and Real Wild Child.
He had a genuine lust for life and was also brilliant at the job he loved - and with us he certainly wasn't in it for the money, he just enjoyed the banter of the rails.
They polished her new dance-inspired sound in the rooms where Bowie made his classic album Heroes, U2 recorded Achtung Baby and Iggy taped Lust For Life.
Despite his problems he has faced in his life he is just pushing on and has a great lust for life and great attitude.
VARIOUS ARTISTS - 101 RUNNING SONGS THIS five-disc set is packed with countless cardio-busting tunes, including Iggy Pop's Lust For Life and Footloose by Kenny Loggins.