“ he was little or nothing but life.”

what does this statement mean?

Rob (or is it Ben?) --

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um.. my name is not ben it is rob! and I just needed help! I did not want the answer I just wanted a push in the right dirrection cuz i don't know what this stament might mean. But I have a guess! the only thing that kept this person going was life?

Your interpretation makes more sense than anything I could guess! It doesn't make much sense to me. Do you know the author or speaker of this statement? What context it was written or spoken? Sometimes knowing those things helps to understand.


I would think of all the things that "life" is... both good and bad, beautiful and ugly. Then I would look at the character and see how he fit that type of statement.

It sounds like a person in solitary confinement for life.

The statement "he was little or nothing but life" could have different interpretations depending on the context in which it is used.

Based on the given information, it seems that the person in question is primarily defined by their life. This could mean that the person's existence is solely centered around the experiences, events, and emotions they have gone through. In other words, their identity is closely tied to their life and the things they have lived through.

To gain a deeper understanding of the meaning, it would be helpful to consider the author or speaker's intentions, the broader context of the statement, and any other information available. This can provide further insights into the specific interpretation and implications of the statement.