self-sustenance love

self-sustenance

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Self-support.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Much is made of Eggleston's visual preoccupation with his native region, and certain "qualities" of the south - the sense of topical wear and even decay, for instance, or the persistence of rural self-sustenance even in the middle of urban environments - do persist.

    Peter Frank: Pioneering Art: Three Retrospectives At LACMA

  • At the end of the program, participants repay their loan by bringing a pair of their animal's offspring back to Asili Hopsital, enabling Project GRACE to continue a cycle of empowering future participants with tools to achieve self-sustenance.

    Vivian Glyck: What's AIDS Got to Do With It?

  • It was during a Pitch Your Own Game assignment where I proposed a 1500's village-farmer-by-day, werewolf-by-night, Adventure RPG based around self-sustenance and social contracts amidst betrayal where you're compelled to befriend people as much as eat them, and survive one event-driven calendar year skirting a Church ready to burn you at the stake once they discover who you are; kind of an Oblivion meets Harvest Moon meets Persona 3 affair.

    We Built Another World

  • You make the investment, but you don't want an immediate return; you can afford to wait and allow the business to achieve self-sustenance, and then you will see a return on that initial investment.www. binashah.net

    Patient Capital and Power

  • Because two people whose approaches to self-sustenance and pleasure are that uniformly different probably aren't going to make it.

    Elissa Altman: What Do You Eat When No One is Watching?

  • Many have demonstrated a determination to use the support provided by the project toachieve self-sustenance in the near future.

    Empowering Butikiro, Uganda To Secure Sustainability

  • I work so much better when I'm single because I know I have to work on self-reliancy and self-sustenance.

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • • Plan the marketing of produce to local areas with a view to self-sustenance and even profitability community-supported agriculture.

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • "I work so much better when I'm single because I know I have to work on self-reliancy and self-sustenance"-- so very true.

    Courage in Patience

  • Oscar had yet to learn fundamentals of self-sustenance, and I had to learn to stand back while he caught up.

    My Son's Unfinished Life--And Mine

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  • The ability to not need to ever eat or sleep.

    May 15, 2008