Essays Tagged: "Kindness"

Ezra Pound

d his character. Ezra Pound wrote many poems of questionable understanding. One moment he exhibited kindness, and the next he behaved as a seven-year-old writing poetry, words illegible and senseless. ...

(8 pages) 135 1 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

A paper that concerns the lessons that Scrooge learns from the 3 spirits

ersona at the end. Dickens shows in A Christmas Carol that personal greed will lead to peril, while kindness and generosity lead to personal happiness.One of Dickens social concerns was the lack of sy ...

(3 pages) 71 0 3.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Charles Dickens

Kate's Soliloquy in The Taming of the Shrew

afety for the femaleaudience, as well as in making them feel as through they are accepted for their kindnessto men, and in the norm. Women, not having a strong role in society at that time,enjoyed rec ... play Petruchio, short after the inception of hisskillful wooing, begins a plan 'to kill a wife with kindness'.Craftily he gives her anything that she pleases, only to swipe it away when he finds a fla ...

(2 pages) 60 1 5.0 Nov/1996

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

Martin Luther King Jr.

ght that God justifies humanbeings . What Luther meant was that God makes them righteousthrough His kindness to the people .In Jan. 1521, Pope leo X excommunicated Luther anddeclared him a heretic . E ...

(1 pages) 92 0 4.2 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity


such as meditation are means of changing oneself inorder to develop the qualities of awareness, kindness, andwisdom. The experience developed within the Buddhist traditionover thousands of ...

(4 pages) 257 0 4.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Buddhism

Reflections on liberation in Buddhism

ing this path one would not experience feelings of envy or arrogance2) Right thought or motives [15]Kindness towards the unenlightened brings a selfless mind set for both3) Right speech [13-14]Rebuff ...

(1 pages) 56 1 4.3 Feb/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Buddhism

War poems

ar' and 'kind' that are dissimilar. Crane then highlights acts of destruction and despair with the 'kindness' of war. He notes that a child should not weep when his father was killed, 'Do not weep, ba ...

(2 pages) 84 1 4.3 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Melanie Wilkes: A Paragon of Loyalty, Courage, and Kindness (Gone With the Wind)

Melanie Wilkes:A Paragon of Loyalty, Courage, and KindnessMargaret Mitchell?s epic novel Gone with the Wind chronicles the drastic changes imposed on ... orld.? (Mitchell, 725) Melanie?s most distinct characteristics, which include loyalty, courage, and kindness, remain a constant force throughout the entire novel.Melanie Wilkes?s strongest characteris ... swung her rug up and down.? (461-462)Perhaps Melanie?s most defining characteristic is her genuine kindness. Melanie is kind to everyone. ?There was no servant so stupid that [Melanie] did not find s ...

(6 pages) 63 0 4.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Mark Twain's Huck Finn, the true sign of maturity?

h his many experiences with the Duke and the King, the Peter Wilk's scam, and Jim.Huck displays his kindness when he picks up two strangers and lets them travel with him and Jim. 'Here comes a couple ... here between all of them. He goes as far as to refer to them as family. Huck even treats liars with kindness and concern.More of Huck's kindness is shown during the Peter Wilk's scam. He feels bad for ...

(3 pages) 46 0 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

Report on "The Odyssey", by Homer

treats his host with respect and dignity. He address menelaos as 'my lord' to give reverence to his kindness and to be polite. Telemachos is very complimentary to his host by saying 'Zeus must have su ... ows that not only does he wish Telemachos to stay but that he is a very generous man indeed. Due to kindness of both men good things are bound to ensue. For Telemachos the good outcome he receives is ...

(5 pages) 91 1 4.3 Feb/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Hospice, General Purpose of the Department:

, the hospice idea is not new. Literally meaning 'given to hospitality,' hospices provided comfort, kindness, and nourishment to people in need hundreds of years ago. Today, hospices offer comfort to ...

(8 pages) 263 1 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Listening to Women, Being a Man. Speaks of Toni Morrison's "Song of Solomon"

ins to find his inheritance, which is knowing what it is to fly, not gold. At the end, he acts with kindness and reciprocity with Pilate, learning from her wisdom and accepting his responsibilities to ... ride and a coke, only to realize that this is offensive to the man's dignity (255). He learns real kindness when he helps an old man with a crate who gives him information (256). However, in Shalimar ...

(7 pages) 106 0 2.3 Nov/1994

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, was a novel about manners. This essay helps define why manners was significant to the impact of the story.

dwarves request that Bilbo should inspect Smaug's den, Bilbo accepts the duty out of politeness and kindness. Bilbo even goes as far as accepting the duty three times! When inspecting Smaug's den, Bil ...

(2 pages) 46 0 3.3 Jun/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

To Kill a Mockingbird. The question asks to explain the significance of the mockingbird in the novel.

l meaning in the novel To Kill A Mockingbird. In general, it represents peacefulness, innocence and kindness. Characters such as Boo Radely can be compared to the mockingbird in the title of the novel ... Just like a mockingbird, Robinson never hurt anyone. Yet, he was also persecuted by society for his kindness and his race. Tom Robinson is a mockingbird figure in the book. In the end, Mr. Underwood a ...

(2 pages) 187 3 4.9 Aug/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

The Importance of Romantic Relationships

gives his friendship unconditionally as a foundation in the relationship. Friendship takes love and kindness, as do romantic relationships. When a couple starts out as friends, they build a stronger a ...

(2 pages) 130 0 4.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

A complete characterization of six charcters form the novel To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee. This essay only needs a well writen conclusion.

t moving or saying a word. Scout understands that he is uncomfortable and tries to console him with kindness. Boo is descried as a thin, tall and "sickly white" man. Throughout the novel Boo is charac ...

(4 pages) 108 0 4.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Jane Eyre Literary Analysis

scribes the fire as something of a physical comfort, not of terror. The fire is used as a symbol of kindness and friendship, as well as acceptance as an equal to Mrs. Temple. This scene is in direct c ...

(2 pages) 62 1 3.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Biography of William Penn

"I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer ... erance and compassion. That you only go through this life but once, and you should give any sort of kindness you can. In his colony, people enjoyed more personal and religious freedom than had ever be ...

(8 pages) 95 0 3.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Horse in Art

cination to humans. Whether loyal companions, enemies, or a means of sustenance, animals with their kindness, strength, beauty, and mystery have inspired people to create works of art (http://www.arts ...

(13 pages) 139 0 4.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Measure Of Friendship What defining qualities in a person can measure the strength of your friendship with him or her? Loyalty, Humor and Kindness.

a change of personality. I measure a friendship by the degree of the following. Loyalty, Humor, and kindness.First and foremost there is loyalty. Without this there can be no friendship for you to mea ... some cruel purpose? Once again, this must be taken into account.In conclusion, loyalty, humor, and kindness are the three most important qualitites that you can judge a person on to see if they measu ...

(1 pages) 155 4 3.1 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology