Sentence Examples


  • She was sitting at the vanity table brushing her hair when he returned.
  • Alas for the vanity of man's judgment and man's prescience !
  • Whether the name was given in mere vanity to the barrier which Alexander passed (as Arrian and others repeatedly allege), or was founded also on some verbal confusion, cannot be stated.
  • As a historian, I know it has been the vanity of every age to think it represents a high point in history.
  • All is vanity, all falsehood, except that infinite sky.