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Minerva

Meaning in life and other stories . . .

BMJ 2015; 350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h1807 (Published 08 April 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;350:h1807

Life Stages

Childhood is a time of education.
Adulthood is a time of dedication.
Old age is a time of meditation.
Life is maturation, purification & elevation.
War is retaliation, devastation & obliteration.
Peace is cooperation, amelioration & celebration.

Competing interests: No competing interests

08 April 2015
Hugh Mann
Physician
Retired
New York, USA