the good life


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the good life

An especially comfortable, pleasurable, luxurious, and/or wealthy lifestyle. Sitting in the sun, having a few drinks, eating great food, with no worldly stresses… this is the good life, eh? We've been living the good life since my wife's wealthy uncle left us his entire fortune.
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the good life

A wealthy, luxurious way of living.
See also: good, life
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Our developments are designed to offer an independent, low maintenance lifestyle freeing them up to enjoy the good life, whatever that might mean to them.
Kendal, Keith and Eddington were largely unknown when The Good Life began - by the time it ended they, along with Briers, were household names.
In his Nicomachean Ethics, Aristotle argued that happiness plays a role in the good life only for simpletons.
However, even if this discussion convinces one of the value of emotions for the good life, it does not convince one of God's emotional nature--nor of his existence.
We have become expert in risk management and sustainability, but remain devoid of discourse on the good life.
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Don't Let The Good Life Pass You By by Mary Verdick is the intimate and inspirational story of how a tragedy might become positive when Kitty Maddox's husband is killed in the same auto accident that renders her 12-year-old daughter paraplegic.
This book is described as one which will "guide you,as you undertake your search for the good life, in your search for happiness.
Couch potatoes will welcome the news today that watching classic TV sitcoms like The Good Life and Only Fools And Horses may actually be good for you.
Obesity is an unintended and unanticipated consequence of attaining the good life.
IT'S World Environment day tomorrow and if that leaves you yearning for a bit of the Good Life then Llwyn y Gwaew at Llanbedr-y-cennin in the Conwy Valley may be just the place to up sticks to.
Unfortunately they're not as entertaining as Richard Briers and Felicity Kendal in The Good Life, but this is an interesting look at self-sufficiency.