And the generation born after the Second World War has come of age.
For not only leadership is passed from generation to generation, but so is stewardship.
It was a gospel that had to be preached with tears and beseechings from one generation to another.
For Gerald Raymount, it made a man of him—which he is not who is of no service to his generation.
In the course of a generation he had become an established institution.
Doubtless posterity has acquired a better city by the calamity of that generation.
Dear old Dr. Rathbone, wise in his generation and big of heart!
Yet who can be to the present generation even what Scott has been to the past?
The trouble of one generation of scientists may be turned to the honour and service of the next.
One would have said he belonged to the generation before his brother.