stage of life

See: age
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In good time, nevertheless, as the ardor of youth declines; as years and dumps increase; as reflection lends her solemn pauses; in short, as a general lassitude overtakes the sated Turk; then a love of ease and virtue supplants the love for maidens; our Ottoman enters upon the impotent, repentant, admonitory stage of life, forswears, disbands the harem, and grown to an exemplary, sulky old soul, goes about all alone among the meridians and parallels saying his prayers, and warning each young Leviathan from his amorous errors.
The busy stage of life, the virtues of heroes, and the actions of men were his theme; and his hope and his dream was to become one among those whose names are recorded in story as the gallant and adventurous benefactors of our species.
He is akin, of course, to Obermann, to Rene, even to Werther, and, on our first introduction to him, we might think that we had to do only with one more of the vague "renunciants," who in real life followed those creations of fiction, and who, however delicate, interesting as a study, and as it were picturesque on the stage of life, are themselves, after all, essentially passive, uncreative, and therefore necessarily not of first-rate importance in literature.
I suppose the old gentleman was in his dotage, for he manifested in various ways the characteristics which mark this particular stage of life.
In the Shark Tracker section, users can track sharks by recent activity, gender, stage of life, or location tags.
1 : being in the first or an early stage of life, growth, or development <young children>
Those questions would form a minimal agenda for research on the dying stage of life.
The bishop tells the government that they should ensure the dignity of all Canadian citizens at any stage of life.
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falciparum in its transmissible stage of life, and one child was uninfected.
It's never right to commit, encourage, endorse or assist suicide for persons of any age or stage of life,'' said Ned Dolejsi, executive director of the California Catholic Conference, which includes the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
org) offers the public a convenient and easy-to-understand source of information on financial issues arising in each stage of life.