- n an impermanence that suggests the inevitability of ending or dying
- And the transitional administration seems dead set on emphasizing its transitoriness with infighting.
- From death, that sunken rock of an abstraction, Wights painted ideas ripple out to include what he calls "the transitoriness lite.
- There are ways to deny the painful transitoriness of existence at culturally permissible levels.
- Henry Kissinger in Times Online
Life is suffering, birth involves death, wrote Kissinger in his sprawling Harvard senior thesis, "The Meaning of History": "Transitoriness is the fate of existence. No civilization has yet been permanent, no longing completely...