New words are constantly being coined, some will prove ephemeral, others are here to stay.
The civic reaction was an example of the ephemeral nature of the public's interest.
Concentrate on remembering the ephemeral moments which will be the most precious 20 years from now.
This ephemeral regime lasted from the 2 4 th of June 1858 to the 24th of November 1860.
Practically all hedonists have argued that what are known as the "lower" pleasures are not only ephemeral in themselves but also productive of so great an amount of consequent pain that the wise man cannot regard them as truly pleasurable; the sane hedonist will, therefore, seek those so-called "higher" pleasures which are at once more lasting and less likely to be discounted by consequent pain.