of one's life

of one's life

Being the greatest, worst, or best occasion of a lifetime, as in She was having the time of her life at the party, or The threatened takeover of the company put the president in the fight of his life.
See also: life, of
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The sonnet on his twenty-third birthday, further, is known to almost every reader of poetry as the best short expression in literature of the dedication of one's life and powers to God.
This spending of the best part of one's life earning money in order to enjoy a questionable liberty during the least valuable part of it reminds me of the Englishman who went to India to make a fortune first, in order that he might return to England and live the life of a poet.
One has never heard his name before in the whole course of one's life, which speaks volumes for a man, nowadays.
It is true that working, having a family and dealing with fellow human beings are all parts of one's life.
At the end of one's life, one struggles to find why they need to live on.
One spends up to four decades of one's life preparing for it, and Mike Bonacorsi has advice to make sure it is not floundered.
Clutter is something in every aspect of one's life.
Living Words explains, in plain and simple terms, why the commandments are beneficial to improving the quality of one's life, to the extent that they reveal a glimpse of life lived according to God's best hopes for the world, and presents them as a framework for personal and corporate relationships alike.
Interestingly enough, she interviewed none of the legion of scientists who believe the massive amount of scientific evidence that one can affect one's own health in many positive ways, at any time of one's life.
These relative influence questi ons are used to map the stories, to map the influence of one's life on the stories, and to recognize other people who have a relationship with the stories (i.
That's the psychological term for placing several different aspects of one's life in separate baskets and believing they can remain apart forever.
Stress is important to overall health and a distinction was made between distress, which negatively impacts the quality of life, and eustress, which has a positive impact on the quality of one's life.
There's always an immediate outpouring of support, but the coordination of these volunteers from various circles of one's life is often too cumbersome to attempt.
Chapters explain in plain terms the siren call abusive relationships have some people, and the confusion, low self-esteem, and post-traumatic stress experienced by the victim, along with suggestions for picking up the pieces of one's life and embracing the healing process.
Authoritatively carrying readers through the interpretive perceptions involved in using astrology with birth charts, Astrology For Yourself provides a basic comprehension of talents, abilities, strengths, and how to express such attributes in life; offers an overall understanding of one's life meaning and purpose; reveals insights into life's challenges and how to transform them into opportunities; enables a deeper and more comprehensive understanding of a variety of important dimensions of particulars in life such as career and vocational needs, relationship needs, health, finances, and so much more.