Essays Tagged: "Passions"

Samua Colt. A Man and His Gun

ill,mostly dying clothes. Science, adventures of an active life, and mechanics were all thefavorite passions of young Colt. The adventures eventually led Colt into trouble. At theage of seventeen Colt ...

(4 pages) 44 0 3.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Mechanical Engineering

Role of Falstaff in Henry IV, Part One

century with Samuel Johnson. For Johnson, the Prince is a 'young man of great abilities and violent passions,' and Hotspur is a 'rugged soldier,' but 'Falstaff, unimitated, unimitable Falstaff, how sh ...

(4 pages) 52 0 3.3 Oct/1996

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

Romeo and Juliet

unes, but they were mostly victims of the society in which they live, malignant fate, and there own passions.Romeo and Juliet are members of two families that are each others two biggest enemies, ther ... ls herself as well. So fate plays a major role in the deaths of Romeo and Juliet.Romeo and Juliet's passions for one another also plays a role in their deaths because they fell madly in love right awa ...

(2 pages) 27 0 3.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet

The Pathological Jealousy of Iago

m the audience. In his few soliloquies, he presents definitivemotives for his vengeful desires. His passions are so dark that they can only be understoodby himself.The first scene depicts Iago convers ...

(3 pages) 134 0 4.8 Mar/1996

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

My Perception of William Shakespeare's Othello

s on how those people receive it. There isan extraordinary fusion of characters' with different passions in this tragedy. Every character ismotivated by a different desire. Shakespeare mesme ...

(10 pages) 308 2 4.4 Apr/1995

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

Drinking & Driving

ohol has been around for a long time, and people have always enjoyed it's effects. Many people have passions for alcohol, some people have refrigerators filled with beer, many others are wine connoiss ...

(5 pages) 312 0 4.2 Nov/1996

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

Dostoevsky's "The Gambler " As A Reflection Of Myself. Personal comparison

would be Dostoevsky's Alexei, The Gambler. I can relate to him because like me, he is a man of many passions. He is also all but helpless against his addiction to gambling. I have also felt helpless t ...

(3 pages) 72 0 2.3 Mar/1995

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Locke's State of Nature, good for notes , and presentations.

fits the crime by using our own reason but people cannot be judges in thier own cases because their passions conflict with their reason. Once you can leave the state of nature, you enter the state of ...

(1 pages) 99 3 2.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Modern Philosophy

Ozymandias by Percy B. Shelley

e lies, whose frown,And wrinkled lip, and sneer of cold command, 5Tell that its sculptor well those passions readWhich yet survive, stamped on these lifeless things,The hand that mocked* them and the ...

(3 pages) 192 0 4.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Confucius, Philosophy of Religion. About cinfusianism and christianity

ernment. He described a society governed by "reasonable, humane, and just sensibilities, not by the passions of individuals arbitrarily empowered by hereditary status" (Clearly). He felt that this cou ...

(4 pages) 184 0 3.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Shylock Antisemitism

(7)"I am a Jew/ Hath not a Jew eyes? Hath not a Jew hands, organs/ dimensions, senses, affections, passions; fed with/ the same food, hurt with the same weapons, subject/ to the same diseases, heal'd ...

(4 pages) 77 1 4.0 May/2002

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

The Guardians of the Inferno (Dante)

itted, and that the crime willreceive a matching punishment. The lustful were carried away by their passions in theirprevious lives, and therefore they are thrown about by a black wind. Dante consider ... they are part men, part beasts. This describes the violent against the neighbors, as theyexperience passions for shedding blood, and therefore their punishment is to wallow in theriver of blood, the P ...

(5 pages) 109 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Hester's Individualism As Present in Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter

ore or since. But for this reason specifically, emotions began bubbling and eventually boiled over, passions a novelist such as Hawthorne could seize at red heat and use for the basis of an effective ...

(8 pages) 89 0 3.0 Nov/1996

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

An evaluation on two dancers in dance performance class(advanced dance) also explains echniques used in a dance class.

n others and vise- versa. What I did discover from observing the class as a whole was the different passions in everyone-on different levels-for dance.Warm up: Warm-up, to me, is the time where you ge ...

(2 pages) 145 3 4.3 May/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

While some people find reading poetry challenging, others find it inspiring and enjoyable. What to you is the 'appeal' of poetry?

ry teach, guide and inform us but also depicts processes of the imagination and expresses emotions, passions and desires. The pure enjoyment and satisfaction that can be obtained through poetry, and i ... ity of genres and natures of poetry, which I believe, makes poetry appealing. No matter what tastes passions or desires one has, poetry has a form to suite those tastes and infinite forms to challenge ...

(5 pages) 168 0 3.9 Oct/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

"Ozymandias - Power and Despair" by Percy Bysshe Shelley

andias is the sculptor of the barren statues, one must realize that even kings cannot contain their passions and emotions. Ozymandias erected a statue of his destress where none could see it and witho ... es behind, the sculptor is given a chance to reveal to others the underlying sadness of his soul. "[Passions read] Which yet survive, stamped on these lifeless things, The hand that mocked them". Thou ...

(2 pages) 94 0 3.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

John Woo's Road to Fame

een poor growing up, but his love for films never died ever since he had stepped into a theatre.His passions for movies started back in his childhood, the days when his family was poor and had to be s ...

(15 pages) 96 0 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

In the Crucible residents inflicted with hysteria inflict dreadful atrocities against themselves and their community. (Religion, Mental Conflict and the Inability To Adapt)

rict societal order that welcomes the repression of emotions. Residents were expected to keep their passions to themselves and were not allowed to let their infatuations get the best of them. Little d ...

(3 pages) 42 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Nervous Liberals: Propaganda Anxieties from World War I to the Cold War" by Mr. Gary.

d critics understand patriotic hysteria in all countries and the repressive domestic climates those passions provoked." (Gary 1) Gary argues in his book, The Nervous Liberals: Propaganda Anxieties fro ...

(6 pages) 51 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Hobbes' "Leviathan".

under the social contract, a covenant which expresses their promise to curb their own ambitions and passions, their liberty, in order to work for the common good and to escape the violence that pervad ... lth. Outside of society, there are no guarantees for protection. Men live for themselves, and their passions ignite conflicts. It would be unreasonable to follow a covenant outside the Commonwealth as ...

(8 pages) 132 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory