Essays Tagged: "famous quote"

Benjamin Franklin

the stuff life is made of.-Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin was correct when he made up this now famous quote. In fact, his life was run by this ideal, that you should live life to its fullest. Fra ... as able to "teach" many people with these devices. For example, in 1732, he first published his now famous Poor Richard's Almanack. He considered this book as a proper vehicle for conveying instructio ...

(4 pages) 163 0 4.5 Sep/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

The Alternative Sexual Directions in the Merchant of Venice

st like siamese twins. When Salanio comes, Salerio comes. When Salerio goes, Salanio goes.Here is a famous quote by Shakespeare, ÒThe love that dares not speak its name.Ó In the play, th ...

(1 pages) 46 0 4.2 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

"Appendices for Thomas Edison". These are appendices for a Thomas Edison term paper.

Appendix AFamous QuoteOne of Thomas Edison's most famous quotes was, "Genius is one percent inspiration and ni ... s, "Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration" (Buranelli 1).Appendix BFamous QuoteEdison would tell those who were inspired by him, "Everything comes to him who hustles w ...

(2 pages) 63 0 3.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

"The Case Against the US Patriot Act"- This essay explores the effects of the US Patriot Act on our Constitutional Rights.

The Case Against the USA Patriot Act"There is nothing to fear, but fear itself." This famous quote, spoken by Franklin Roosevelt, serves as a reminder to people everywhere that fear shou ...

(5 pages) 786 1 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Civil War Cell phones.

ohn GrayMay 6,2003Mr. Fiddler 6th periodCivil War Cell phones"Remember back in the days?" This is a famous quote by many of the older generations, which came before us. However, really if you think ab ...

(4 pages) 80 0 2.8 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Library & Information Science

"Forgive and Forget, What are the difficulties in doing this.

t revenge." Yet we know that it is right to forgive and forget. Everybody remembers Mother Teresa's famous quote, "It is by forgiving that one is forgiven". Since we all know that friendship flourishe ... ave gotten away too easily and this is definitely not in line with the calculative nature of Man. A famous person once said, "Do not expect to be applauded for what you do right, and do not expect to ...

(2 pages) 78 0 1.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Nathan Bedford Forrest. This biography tells about his involvement in the Civil War, KKK, and other important information.

uly 13, 1821 near Chapel Hill, Tennessee. Many people described him as a "born military genius." A famous quote that was his motto was "Get there first with the most men." He was very well known for ...

(1 pages) 23 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Attitude Towards Writing

there mouth and write instead of speaking then one would realize how much more they can express. A famous quote is said by E.M. Foster that states "How do I know what I think until I see what I say?" ...

(2 pages) 53 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

A Biography on Famous Russian Artist, Wassily Kandinsky

e is the Tempered Elan in 1944. I read that Kandinsky created his art from the music in his mind. A famous quote that he said was "Color is the keyboard and the eyes are the harmonies, the soul is the ...

(2 pages) 62 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

"For the Love of Books".

"Education is the key to success" is a famous quote that everyone is familiar with. Nowadays if you are not educated you will have a hard t ... he was in prison and learned everything that he never knew in his books. From his books he became a famous spokesman for the African American people that were suppressed. Rodriguez love of reading soo ...

(3 pages) 63 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Animal Farm paper about to much power

A Little Power is too much"Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely" is a famous quote that explains a lot. In the book "Animal Farm", by George Orwell, corruption of power i ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Bob Dylan's Success.

and had taught himself to play guitar. He later changed his name from Robert Allen Zimmerman to the famous name Bob Dylan. In 1962 Bob visited his big early influence Woodie Guthrie in the hospital. F ... untington's disease in Morristown, New Jersey, Dylan had written him a song called song to Woody. A famous quote from this song is "Bout a funny old world that's coming along. Seems sick and it's hung ...

(5 pages) 88 0 2.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

A letter to President: Lessons from Vietnam War and The Mistakes we should avoid in the future.

it now? "Its never too late - never too late to start over , never too late to be happy." - says a famous quote by Jane Fonda. I found that in American History, Vietnam War is the one we should look ...

(2 pages) 49 1 4.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

"Religion is the opiate of the masses" (Karl Marx). Examine this statement and discuss in relation to the role of the Catholic Church in Angela's Ashes.

the afterlife if their Christian values where not upheld. "Religion is the opiate of the masses" a famous quote made by Karl Marx, so relevant in a Irish society that still upheld a class orientated ... n reasonable comfort funded by the Church.The Irish Catholic Church nearly a century on from Marx's famous quote still contributed in enforcing and maintaining the class system throughout Ireland, kee ...

(5 pages) 49 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Political Momentum

"Only YOU can prevent forest fires". This famous quote, by Smokey the Bear, is a statement that essentially defines momentum. Momentum, in the ...

(3 pages) 23 0 3.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > United Nations

In the Eyes of Walt Whitman

tic which inspired his readers. Whitman identified strongly with the average person of society. One famous quote he wrote said "Not till the sun excludes you do I exclude you." (Lowen, Nancy- page 11) ...

(4 pages) 88 0 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Gay and Lesbian marriage

s and to do what they want. It is their life to live, their choice to make why should we judge it.A famous quote that comes to mind is "whoever hath no sins throw the first stone." Gay and lesbian mar ...

(2 pages) 56 3 3.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Notting Hill

"I'm just a girl standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her". This was a famous quote from Anna Scott in the film Notting Hill. Notting Hill is a classical 'Hollywood' love ...

(1 pages) 23 0 2.5 Mar/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Endless Darkness: An Insight into Night (An essay about the indifference expressed in the book, Night by Elie Wiesel)

"Necessity is the mother of invention". This is a very famous quote that is widely accepted worldwide. But when invention is impossible, something else mus ...

(3 pages) 47 0 4.3 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A DBQ on world war two

cluded an image of "Rosie the Riveter", a buff young woman that represented working women, with the famous quote "We can do it!" (Doc. 1) This poster motivated women and helped them believe that they ...

(2 pages) 28 0 4.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II