Essays Tagged: "Fountain of Youth"

Ponce de leon

Ponce de Leon begged and persuaded the king to grant him men and ships to search for the infamous "fountain of youth".In his unwise quest, he became the European discoverer of Florida, which he named ... ll odds although he was wounded severely which is the reason he died. Although, he never found the "fountain of youth" his grand voyage over to the Americas left us history and countless stories of his adventures.

(1 pages) 34 0 4.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The Physiological Effects on Aging by Exercise: (predominance of aerobics)and the correlation in slowing the aging process.

elationIn 1523 the Spanish explorer and conquistador Ponce de Leon went searching for the legendary Fountain of Youth. What he discovered was Florida; not quite the quick-fix of a magical substance fl ...

(12 pages) 229 0 3.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Are Commercials Fact or Full of Fiction

and to see how cheep the products were.There were advertisements for how to get a better body, the "fountain of youth" make-up, and the charcoal-less grill. It is amazing what they come up with nowada ... uipment can make you feel younger and give you more energy." There is also an info-mercial for "the fountain of youth" make-up, the make-up is said to make skin appear younger than it actually is; thi ...

(4 pages) 119 2 3.2 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Commercial Essay

nd to see how cheep the products were. There were advertisements for how to get a better body, the 'fountain of youth' make-up, and the charcoal-less grill. It is amazing what they come up with nowada ... uipment can make you feel younger and give you more energy.' There is also an info-mercial for 'the fountain of youth' make-up, the make-up is said to make skin appear younger than it actually is; thi ...

(4 pages) 83 0 4.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Essay on "Dr. Heidegger's Experiment" by Nathaniel Hawthorne, What are some symbols that are used in the story, Dr. Heideggar's Experiment?

w people should lock their past away and always work for the future. When the four guests drink the fountain of youth Dr. Heidegger is experimenting whether people have learned anything from their ear ... o keep the id's desires locked away. In addition, the Doctor revealed part of his past to prove the fountain of youth's power by unlatching the sacred book and taking "from among its black-letter page ...

(2 pages) 49 0 3.7 Sep/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

It's about the benefits for old people exercising!

time. In 1523, the Spanish explorer and conquistador Ponce de Leon went searching for the legendary Fountain of Youth. He discovered Florida. The idea of mythical youth is still very much alive in our ...

(7 pages) 182 2 3.6 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

EXERCISE AND AGING: A Qualitative Correlation

elationIn 1523 the Spanish explorer and conquistador Ponce de Leon went searching for the legendary Fountain of Youth. What he discovered was Florida; not quite the quick-fix of a magical substance fl ...

(12 pages) 231 2 4.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

This essay hits on exercise that you can do without going to the gym to do it. We are an obese nation and this gives tips on getting motivated without thinking about it.

t the day.In 1953, Ponce de Leon, a Spanish explorer, overheard Indians in Puerto Rico talk about a fountain in which if you bathed yourself you would be forever young. Anxious to find this fountain, ... s. He found it in Florida, St. Augustine to be more precise. While the story recalls it as the true fountain of youth, we all know that no such thing exists. Nevertheless, we have not given up on the ...

(2 pages) 51 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Aging

te direction of death. They do not want to face the facts. Instead they tend to want to swim in the fountain of youth. Doing this, they get surgeries like face lifts, tummy tucks, and more. These beli ...

(4 pages) 39 0 1.0 May/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Dearest _____- A Love Poem

rful PersonalityYou Are My One And OnlyLet Me Count The Ways Of My AffectionYour BodyIs The Flowing Fountain Of YouthYour LipsAre The Sun-Kissed Roses Growing In The Great Hanging Gardens Of BabylonYo ...

(1 pages) 14 0 3.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Egyptian Look At Death

e, no one really feels like that in modern day society. There was never anyone who searched for the Fountain of Youth, or any person that has attempted to find pills and cures to slow aging. And of co ...

(3 pages) 305 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

American Studies

e land in the north. When he sailed north he discovered what's now Florida. He was looking for the "fountain of youth." Magellan sailed around South America and across the Pacific. He was looking for ...

(1 pages) 7 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Ponce de Leon

ow Florida, the discovery of Puerto Rico, and his never-ending search for the old time classic, the Fountain of Youth! On November 19, 1493 Ponce de Leon was one of the first Europeans to see the smal ... taken when his rank was taken away. It was at this time that Ponce de Leon began his search for the Fountain of Youth. Many historians feel it was not only to discover the LENGENDARY waters, but also ...

(2 pages) 825 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Don Juan Ponce de Leon

ow Florida, the discovery of Puerto Rico, and his never-ending search for the old time classic, the Fountain of Youth! On November 19, 1493 Ponce de Leon was one of the first Europeans to see the smal ... taken when his rank was taken away. It was at this time that Ponce de Leon began his search for the Fountain of Youth. Many historians feel it was not only to discover the LENGENDARY waters, but also ...

(2 pages) 489 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Ponce De Leon

ves or any kinds. Ponce de Leon was the one to conquer Florida.Ponce de Leon went to try to get the fountain of youth that was suppose to restore youth. Though it restores youth, people think that he ...

(2 pages) 16 0 4.7 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History