Believing that the artistic calling was the highest one, he despised workaday employment.
Your vocation or calling is your purpose in life - your gift to the world.
Some people call themselves a priest or priestess because they want a title expressing their spiritual calling .
Some were simple employees who worked for the excellent wages the calling offered.
A lot of FBI agents like to say that the Bureau is a calling , not a career.
The calling to a hermit's life became strong again and in 1989, Frances moved back to Whitby and set up her second hermitage.
those who have a special calling to minister to others' needs
The whooping and calling from an enthusiastic audience was reminiscent of a Chippendales' performance on a good night.
Now and then a man may arise among us who in any calling , whether it be in law, in physic, in religious teaching, in art, or literature, may in his professional enthusiasm utterly disregard money.
the calling of a cuckoo