Essays Tagged: "inner strength"


isn?t aware of what the Inspector is about to tell him and his family. The Inspector is a figure of inner strength and moral authority. For instance, when he enters the Birlings? living room, Mr Birli ...

(13 pages) 41 0 4.1 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


I am weak. I may look like someone who stands tall with inner strength but inside, I am frail. Like a little leaf that's easily blown, I am vulnerable.I liv ...

(2 pages) 22 0 2.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Bryce Courtenay - Power of One - Peekay speaking eulogy for Geel Piet.

medicine man, Inkosi Inkosikasi, endowed me with a mental refuge, a place where I could draw on my inner strength to overcome any obstacles. It was a Jewish shoe-store owner by the name of Harry Crow ...

(5 pages) 51 0 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Authors

Compare and contrast Joseph fomr the Bible, and Homer from the Odyssey

as not any physical strength that enabled him to do so, but instead God was able to give Joseph the inner strength to let his brothers know who he really was. Odysseus also had to reveal himself to a ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Rewriting of Hester Prynne's Fate

ugh exquisite painfulness could still be sensed in her haughty smile, the woman seemed to get great inner strength from a mysterious source.Outlawed from the Puritan society, Hester Prynne and her dau ... r's face for love to dwell upon. Though she still appeared young and beautiful, the fountain of her inner strength died out. Some important attributes had departed from her, which made her no longer a ...

(8 pages) 12 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Chris Guthrie in Lewis Crassic Gibbon's "Sunset Song".

with an admirable resistance. She is noble, attractive, intense, loyal and has an almost unshakable inner strength and a sharp wit. That all these characteristics were attributed to a female character ... to a female, and in this case the skill and insight of Gibbon become apparent. His portrayal of the inner workings and self examinations of the mind of Chris, as a women are at points spookily accurat ...

(11 pages) 24 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Narration Essay - An event that changed your life

d for almost seventeen years with the disease, through all her treatments she taught me how to find inner strength and that life was precious to enjoy it.As a junior in high school, my mom went in ... days that she would go take a treatment in the morning and come home to do all her chores and cook dinner. I ask her how she did this and she said "staying busy keeps me alive". I learned from my mom ...

(5 pages) 63 0 1.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


erina but sometimes she can seem tough enough to look like she can beat every boy on the block. Her inner strength surpasses her striking exterior and her source for this abundance of inner strength i ...

(2 pages) 21 0 4.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

The Strengths of the Female Characters in "A Farewell to Arms" and "For Whom the Bell Tolls": Books written by Ernest Hemingway

as rape and death, but they still show courage through a male-dominated world. The women show great inner strength, as they prepare those closest to them for their own journey after death. Through it ... more than the men.Death has occurred several times throughout the novels, but the girls find great inner strength and power. They manage to inspire and prepare the men for their journey after death. ...

(5 pages) 18 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway

The Human Spirit

n Spirit Throughout many novels the theme of the determination to win, overcoming obstacles and the inner strength come very apparent through strong characters. In the novel Pre, Once and Runner and t ... dy has managed to overcome the fear then anything is possible. To win a race you need guts and the winner is whoever wants it the most, not always who's the best. This is when the human spirit can do ...

(5 pages) 444 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Brians Return

it turns out, he gets lost in a huge chain of lakes. Once again, he must use all his skills and his inner strength to survive. There are two conflicts in the book. The first is about Brian's fe ...

(1 pages) 1854 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


narily bad luck that has brought him to rock bottom, but also to a discovery, within himself, of an inner strength that he cannot understand. Through this, you are able to see that in life we all make ... for her, he begins to think of the things in life that had gone wrong for him, and he discovers the inner strength he had in himself that for so long he didn't know about. After he made this discovery ...

(6 pages) 8 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Worn Path

esses on with strength of will that can be surpassed by nothing. Perhaps Phoenix has developed this inner strength and sometimes stubbornness because of the times in which she lives. Soon, the destina ...

(1 pages) 20 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Armor By: John Steakley

gh Felix's eyes. The two main characters in Armor often survive based on reaction, or their intense inner spirit. Their will or spirit protects them against all odds, which proves: Strength of spirit ... ego, which is a manifestation of his spirit's strength (or will) to survive. Jack Crow shows great inner strength as he refuses to let his spirit be broken when his fate seems certain. Felix's armor ...

(6 pages) 3 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

American Sprirt In Literature

enjamin Franklin. Their writings show the spirit of yesterday's America.Bradstreet showed America's inner strength in her writing about the burning of her house. Her passage, ''Then, coming out, behel ... at modivated people to become better, more appeasing people to their Lord. His compelling sermon ''Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God'' displayed an image of people being held by God's hand over the ...

(2 pages) 26 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Returning To School Anxiety

with the burden of a full time job may make these feelings all too real.Once they have found the inner strength to continue, they inevitably find their fears or anxiety unreasonable or unfounded. W ...

(1 pages) 365 0 0.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Life's Choices

in with maturity. Maturity begins when a person recognizes his or her weaknesses and summons inner strength. Holden did not really mature until he opened his eyes and saw his weakness. He never ... o see his love for Phoebe and take responsibility if not for himself then for her sake. He summoned inner strength of love and decided to be a better role model for Phoebe. Holden's view of Phoebe and ...

(3 pages) 421 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

With Love Bev

's recovery. It marked the beginning of the healing process for Beverly. Many other forms of inner strength came out of Beverly. Several times during her recovery, she used meditation and what ...

(5 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Survival In “One Day In The Life Of Ivan Denisov

in which Solzhenitsyn expresses his philosophical viewpoints. He dwells upon the ideas of morality, inner strength, self-discipline, self-reliance and dignity and self-respect. In all his novels, a pr ... dship and trust is important for survival.? ?A quieter life, d?you call it?? Fetiukov hissed. (The dinner break was getting near and everyone was huddling round the stove. 'Men are having their throat ...

(7 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Heart Of Darkness

first the question builds up of what type of man Kurtz may be as Marlow travels up the river to the Inner Station where he will meet him for the first time. It is learned that Kurtz "had been educated ... many admirable things in Europe, but only a place like the jungle could test his real abilities and inner strength.Although Kurtz was a "universal genius" and had originally planned to help the savage ...

(3 pages) 358 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature