Usage examples for vocation

  1. " It is truly a high vocation said he in reply. – Hyperion by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  2. I suppose you'd say that if I had a true vocation I shouldn't be thinking about what part I was going to play in the life of the Order, but that I should be content to do whatever I was told. – The Altar Steps by Compton MacKenzie
  3. No matter what people have fixed upon as their vocation and their welfare, science will be the doctrine of this vocation and welfare, and art will be the expression of that doctrine. – On the Significance of Science and Art from What to Do? by Count Lyof N. Tolstoi