Essays Tagged: "Desire"

"The Tub" by Edgar Degas

rks, and the way he worked.He was able to completely devote him self to his work, because he had no desire for anymaterial goods. The way in which he created his art took long amounts of time, with co ...

(2 pages) 129 1 5.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

Damn the Fates - the question of Free Will.

ermined destiny and fate that absolutely cannot be altered by the man himself. Yet, it has been the desire of man to avoid the perils that his fate holds and thus he unceasingly attempts to thwart fat ... istically condemn good intentions, for Oedipus was both truly unaware of what he had done and of no desire to harm whom he had thought to be his parents.In the aspect of ignorance, Oedipus purely lack ...

(6 pages) 173 0 2.9 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Antigone by Sophocles

enalizing the leader of the revolt left the one brother unburied outside the gates. Antigone in her desire to bury her brother chooses to break Creon's law and enshrine him. If Antigone exercised some ...

(3 pages) 178 0 3.8 Feb/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Germany United. On the reunification.

The reunification of Germany will be a success resulting from the desire of the German people, the political will of the German government, and many international inv ... e one of the most successful and extremely powerful countries in the world. Germans have the desire to work hard and the employment ethics to be successful. This crucial factor largely contribu ... sful restoration and rebuilding of Germany following World War II resulted from the German's strong desires and work ethics, the German governments political will and numerous international investors. ...

(8 pages) 125 1 4.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Banquo's Soliloquy

s that he committed murder to attain it. He is Macbeth's best friend. He knows that Macbeth has the desire to be the king and would do anything to get the crown. Banquo knows Macbeth has it in him to ...

(2 pages) 43 0 3.8 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Who is Most to Blame For Macbeth's Downfall?

rd this, he figured that no matter what he did he wouldbecome the king. After hearing King Duncan's desire to have Malcom carryon the throne, Macbeth quickly lost faith that he could achieve the thron ...

(2 pages) 70 2 4.2 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

Ambition is the Root of All Evil

cbeth hasgained enough ambition himself to cause his own destruction. We can see a clear building ofdesire throughout the play.Macbeth is first introduced to the limits of his power and his ambitions ... . She is so ambitious thatshe is willing to sacrifice her femininity and all human feelings for her desire for power (I,v).The action's of his own wife are crucial to Macbeth's downfall. She strengthe ...

(2 pages) 56 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Exploring Sexuality in Taming of the Shrew

ome of Bianca's suitors to pursue Kate instead. However, they make it clear that none of them could desire Kate. 'Mates, maid? How mean you that? No mates for you unless you were of a gentler, milder, ...

(5 pages) 95 1 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

The Cause of Macbeth's Ruin

The Cause of Macbeth's RuinThe specific root of Macbeth's ruin is his uncontrollable ambition. His desires take control of his actions and this becomes his tragic flaw. It prevents him from becoming ... ragic flaw. It prevents him from becoming aware of when to stop; he is never fully satisfied as his desire for power grows. Macbeth's judgment is impaired since he only accepts ideas that will benefit ...

(7 pages) 116 0 4.9 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

Business and Government Agencies

ly at least an influence to the degree that those who work for him would at least try and guess his desire for the outcome, at worst he would directly or indirectly tell them. Probably at this point n ...

(3 pages) 147 0 3.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government


like and want but when it is used to much they have to use more of it to get the high in which they desire. It effects your brain by making the THC disrupt the nerve cells in the part of the brain whe ...

(4 pages) 57 0 4.2 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Always and Forever. A love poem.

ays love you,For you have given it to me.In a world full of despair,You've given me hope,A dream, a desire for something more,Something better,For this you will always be special.I love you more than ...

(1 pages) 118 1 5.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

High School Drop-outs

music, clubs. For manystudents, it is their success in extra-curricular activities that fuels their desire toremain in school. If students have no success in either academic or extra-curricular activi ... ort and a great expenditure of time. Parents haveto be more in tune with their children's needs and desires and be willing to helpthem cope with their troubles. Parents must be more forceful in encour ...

(2 pages) 269 2 4.4 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Defintion paper on Desire

DesireDesire: The act of wanting; to covet. One word with so many meaning: Want, crave, longing, car ... word with so many meaning: Want, crave, longing, carnality, lust, greed and so many more. Everyone desires something: a rich and full life, lots of money, slim thighs and a flat stomach, or even a ch ... and a flat stomach, or even a cheeseburger ( No onions please). No matter what it may be, everyone desires, or wants something, size makes no difference.Imagine what the world would be like with out ...

(1 pages) 76 0 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Crime Film,Compares scarface and Bonnie and Clyde

dience. The development of genre films is not entirely the prerogative of Hollywood. It is more the desire of the public viewing audience to have an idea of the type of film they are about to see. The ... ome by justice or meet their own demise. The reason for the consistency in the films is the publics desire to make an informed choice not and not to go in blind.By using the genre qualification, the i ...

(8 pages) 161 0 4.6 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Team Dynamics. Good leaders are made not born. If you have the desire and will power, you can become an effective leader.

Team Dynamics.Good leaders are made not born. If you have the desire and will power, you can become an effective leader. Good leaders develop through an ever-cons ...

(4 pages) 837 3 3.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Degeneration of The kids on the island.

f time, savagery has existed inside of humankind. As time and people have become more civilized the desire to kill mitigates to nothing more than entertainment. In Lord of the Flies we could see that ... of the savage and brutal Indians. After pretending to hunt each other as a ritual they get a strong desire to kill something, then Simon walks out of the forest all cut up and they kill him saying he ...

(3 pages) 66 2 3.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Gustave Flaubert and his "Madame Bovary"

although, it most likely never lasts. There's no real perfect life by definition, but instead, the desire and uncontrollable longing to reach this dream.In the novel Madame Bovary, it's easy to relat ...

(6 pages) 191 1 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Sacks vs. Freud, Different Beliefs, Different Treatments

Sacks vs. Freud: Different Beliefs, Different TreatmentsWhether Oliver Sacks had a desire to cure people suffering from strange mental illnesses, or whether he was simply studying the ...

(2 pages) 78 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

"The growing up of a young boy" Based on the book, "Bless me, Ultima".

experience in adjusting to the rough world at a relatively young age.Narsico's death with Tenorio's desire to kill Tony made him realize his limitations and acknowledge the reality. Before these incid ... his peers to do so. When Tony ran 10 miles home to warn Ultima, a kind whitch about Tenorio, whose desire is to destroy her spirit, he realized he or Ultima could both be exterminated. During the run ...

(3 pages) 65 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American