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Post a Comment. You can look at life in many ways. Below are my favorite life metaphors and similes categorized based on the lesson it evokes. On Attitude. You may not have control over what life throws at you but you do have control of your attitude. There are ups and downs, but in the end, you control which direction it goes.
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Anecdotes, quips and quotes, life reflections and everyday experiences I have amassed a collection of life metaphors. Some were personally authored by me, and some I obtained from the net and other sources. The comparisons of life to things and objects are very intersting to note and if you have other ideas please free to add one. Have fun reading! Life is like a seed.
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "metaphor" Showing of I long for exclamation marks, but I'm drowning in ellipses. One is supposed to be cast into belief without reason, by a miracle, and from then on to swim in it as in the brightest and least ambiguous of elements: even a glance towards land, even the thought that one perhaps exists for something else as well as swimming, even the slightest impulse of our amphibious nature — is sin! And notice that all this means that the foundation of belief and all reflection on its origin is likewise excluded as sinful.
A simile is a figure of speech that compares two different things in an interesting way. The object of a simile is to spark an interesting connection in a reader's or listener's mind. A simile is one of the most common forms of figurative language. Examples of similes can be found just about anywhere from poems to song lyrics and even in everyday conversations. Similes and metaphors are often confused with one another.