Essays Tagged: "persistence"

Lady Macbeths Suicide Note

on acting, but I just had to have my ambition fulfilled. So I pushed you and now I realise that my persistence was not in our best interests, and I'm sorry for it. Perhaps if I had left the decision ...

(2 pages) 34 0 4.0 Oct/1996

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

Tower of Babel. A look at Robert Louis Stevenson's work

st get along?' In much of literature, many authors have addressed this issue of racialism, and with persistence and much sweat, it has been realized that these practices of racism are morally incorrec ...

(4 pages) 53 0 3.4 Feb/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The American dream

ity to succeed. It is the ability to come from nothing and become something. It requires hard work, persistence and a desire for something better. To have these qualities and the desire and ambition t ... ountain is too tall to climb...If you want to succeed at anything you do you must have patience and persistence." These are values he exemplifies- not just things he says; but his way of life.By 1988, ...

(4 pages) 417 2 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

"The Cuckoo's Egg" by Clifford Stoll

'The Cuckoo's Egg' is a story of persistence, love for one's work and is just plain funny! The story starts out with Clifford Stoll b ...

(8 pages) 66 0 1.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Willy Loman, a Man With A Dream. Character in "Death of a Salesman" by Miller

d somewhat insane. Through his dialogue and actions,Willy Loman portrays a character of insecurity, persistence,and unknown identity.From the very beginning of his life, Willy Lomanexperienced problem ...

(4 pages) 345 1 3.9 Jun/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

life of Franklin Delano Roosevelt was that he was an ordinary man that showed that with courage and persistence one may achieve their greatest goals.Franklin Delano Roosevelt was born January 30, 1882 ... n Delano Roosevelt showed that what makes an ordinary man an extraordinary one is their courage and persistence. Franklin is a man that will always be remembered not only as the 32d president of the U ...

(3 pages) 80 0 4.7 Jun/1996

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

The correlation between socioeconomic status and student performance

this pattern. I believe that both socioeconomic and genetic phenomena can be best explained such a persistence of this trend.First, we can present the biological phenomenon as a way of understanding ... while students in table two and three are poor kids who are trouble makers and do bad in school.The persistence of this trend tell us that the role of education in American society is to sort out the ...

(10 pages) 421 1 3.9 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

TITLE: GOALS This essay is about goals, how to reach them, and why it is important to reach your goals.

rs to keep working until the music realises the glorious sounds playing in the imagination, and the persistence which keeps great artists at their easels until their creation matches their conception ...

(1 pages) 323 1 4.6 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Emily Murphy essay about her contributions to the Canadian "Person's Case" in which Women fought for civil rights and equality among men.

s of all Canadian women. Emily changed the way many Canadians viewed and treated women. Through her persistence and hard work, she passed and changed several laws and acts, wrote many commendable book ... urt ruled that women were not "persons" under the BNA Act. This disappointed the women greatly, but persistence paid off later, when women were considered "persons" on Oct. 18, 1929, and allowed to be ...

(4 pages) 99 1 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Is "Death of a Salesman" a literary tradegy?

t issues fall to the wayside. This is a man with many flaws; the most harmful flaw of all being his persistence in chasing what he believes to be the "American Dream". In doing so, he becomes a lost, ...

(3 pages) 71 0 0.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

"I Show a Child what is Possible" by Jacques d'Amboise.

was not ready to completely retire from dancing. He remembered his first dance teacher and how her persistence had helped him when he was a young, impressionable boy. He began the National Dance Inst ...

(1 pages) 23 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane and the Environment, The Global Impact.

later awarded the 1948 Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine for his efforts. DDT's effectiveness, persistence, and low cost resulted in its use in anti-malarial efforts worldwide. It was introduced ...

(4 pages) 85 1 4.7 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Sporting Legends of the 20th Century: Pelé.

e roadside to help support his impoverished family. Even through the toughest of times, he showed a persistence and determination far beyond his years.It is this persistence and determination that hel ...

(4 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Hero's Journey in Cinema Paradiso (Giuseppe Tornatore).

ilosophy - things that Salvatore will never forget.The "crossing of the threshold" basically is the persistence of Salvatore. One day Salvatore's mother is beating him for not buying milk, instead goi ...

(2 pages) 44 0 0.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Leadership and its role in Project Managment.

hat make leaders different are vision, goals, clear purpose, self-discipline ability to communicate persistence and a positive attitude (Chu, 2003). Leaders have a clear picture of what they see their ... d mental alertness that comes from a high level of energy. Hard work, clear thought, commitment and persistence require a high level of energy. Effective leaders have a high level of energy. There are ...

(4 pages) 492 0 4.3 Aug/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication


water, air, soil, and food.Starting from the old life food was the most essential element for humanspersistence and survive " useful food means strong body and healthy"Health also depends on whether p ...

(2 pages) 85 1 3.7 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

What is motivation?

What is motivation?'The processes that account for an individuals intensity, direction, and persistence of effort towards attaining a goal.' Motivation is usually labelled as a personal trait ...

(4 pages) 326 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

"National History Day" is the title.

ties, it is from this academic competition that I have learned the significant value of dedication, persistence, and knowledge through intensive research. I have been able to immerse myself within to ... es are truly endless as long as you achieve your best through hard work, which requires dedication, persistence, and scholarship. Sometimes, one's goals may hit an obstacle that he or she must push t ...

(4 pages) 40 0 3.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


f the person's behavior in an organization, the person's level of effort, and the person's level of persistence in the face of obstacle (George & Jone 1999). In recent years, 'motivation' has beco ...

(12 pages) 1028 0 4.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"The Awakening", Kate Chopin in depth AP lit/comp report, discussing 7 topics, each topic separated by #

pected to speak and contrasts it with the free mocking bird that does what it likes with "maddening persistence." In this case, it is a cage that represents social expectations. The bird within must c ...

(10 pages) 141 1 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American