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  1. A Generation

    A Generation is a 1955 Polish film directed by Andrzej Wajda. It is based on the novel Pokolenie by Bohdan Czeszko, who also wrote the script. It was Wajda's first film and the opening installment of what became his Three War Films trilogy set in the Second World War, completed by Kanal and Ashes and Diamonds.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of a generation in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of a generation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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  1. Mark Montanaro:

    The current parade as it exists today has been passed down from generation to generation, it's very family oriented.

  2. Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi:

    If you save one generation, then that generation would be capable to protect all generations to come. So invest in this generation now with a sense of urgency.

  3. Joseph Addison:

    Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down from generation to generation as presents to the posterity of those who are yet unborn.

  4. Thomas Jefferson:

    The day will come when the mystical generation of Jesus by the Supreme Being in the womb of a virgin, will be classed with the fable of the generation of Minerva in the brain of Jupiter.

  5. Jerry Lam:

    Before the Umbrella Movement, Hong Kong people didn't really pay attention to politics. But now, everyone cares, our generation will pass this story onto the next generation, and they'll know what we did.

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