Essays Tagged: "temper"

Jealousy in Julius Caesar

He thinks too much: such men are dangerous' (Act I, sc. II, 194-195). Cassius thinks that Caesar's temper is dangerous. He declares, 'Ye gods! It doth amaze me, / A man of such a feeble temper should ...

(2 pages) 57 1 4.3 Nov/1996

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

Dead Poet's Society/Significant experiences

ight under one's nose and the perception of details one never thought important before. They mostly temper peoples views of events, shedding a different hue of light upon them, revealing multiple poss ...

(4 pages) 175 0 4.3 Nov/1996

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

Romantic sonnets. Mentiones Charlotte Smith and William Wordsworth

e shore of a stormy sea and reflects upon life and the 'wild gloomy scene' that suits the 'mournful temper' of his or her soul (ll.4, 7,8). While much Romantic writing dealt with love and the struggle ... es; the natural imagery of clouds, stars, flowers, animals and landscape is, again, contrary to the temper of the poem. The simplicity in this poem, like the Blake poem, is related to the ideal situat ...

(4 pages) 71 0 5.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Strong Women, Strong Values. Refers to Elisabeth in Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice" and Marian in Margaret Atwood's "The Edible Woman "

h Mrs. Bennet and those like her, who are "of mean understanding, little information, and uncertain temper" (Austen 53). From the beginning of the novel, society prominently displays its views on marr ...

(6 pages) 126 0 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Adolf Hitler, the chancellor of Germany

t in highschool he performed very poorly. This angered his father who unfortunately and a very mean temper. His mother wanted him to study and become a government worker but Hitler's dream was to beco ... enna he took odd jobs and made very little money. In Vienna he was described as odd, moody, and ill tempered. He learned to hate Jews, Slavs, and other members of any other ethnic group. He considered ...

(7 pages) 93 0 3.4 Mar/1996

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

The Black Cat by Poe. A Comparison between the movie and the book

home very drunk and violent so Pluto(the black cat) scratched him out of fear.then the man lost his temper and cut out the cat's eye with his penknife. One morning theman hanged the cat from a tree li ...

(2 pages) 39 0 3.3 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Title: Gun Control, this essay is about the right to carry concealed weapons for the right of protection.

Opponents have concerns that the right to carry concealed weapons would cause people to lose their tempers easily, police officers would be killed more often, and crime would increase, but these conc ... all been proven unfounded.Opponents believe that people who carry concealed weapons will lose their temper wherever they may be, and shoot someone. The truth of the matter, "Is only one time has a cit ...

(2 pages) 129 0 4.0 Jul/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Gun and Weapon Control

This is a exemplification essay about road rage.

road rage, whether tailgating someone or driving too aggressively due to someone else's mistake or temper. Unfortunately, many drivers today have dangerous habits.The first time I had been exposed to ... on the road, I tried to understand why the man acted like he did. I came to the conclusion that his temper got the best of him. The lesson I learned from this experience was that, now I make sure I ca ...

(4 pages) 273 0 4.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

An analysis of the novel The Awakening

as a disagreeable little woman, no longer young, who had quarreled with almost everyone, owing to a temper which was self-assertive and a disposition to trample upon the rights of others." (25) This i ...

(4 pages) 63 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

How Oedious came to experience his final downfall.

was a dinner and at it a man, a drunken man, accused me of being bastard. I was furious but held my temper under for that day,"(pg. 45). However, the insult continued to distress him so he left Corint ... ntourage. The old man wanted to push him out of the road by force. This is the point where Oedipus' temper, which is also one of his hamartias, comes into play.I became angry and struck the coachman w ...

(4 pages) 32 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

The Valor Of Othello.

es utilized slavery during this time period.He demonstrates his bravery and his ability to keep his temper in check when the fuming Brabantio confronts Othello about how he had tricked his daughter in ...

(4 pages) 53 0 2.3 May/2003

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

"Jesus Christ Superstar", movie review separted in 5 parts.

t fully agree with the interpretation of who Jesus was in the movie, except for the fact that had a temper. For example, when Jesus was in the temple, he became extremely angry at the money lenders, m ...

(4 pages) 77 0 4.2 May/2003

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

Summary of the Federal Reserve's history and policy procedures

; The Great DepressionThe stock market boomed in 1928 and 1929. In the beginning, the Fed wanted to temper the boom by raising the discount rate. However, it was reluctant to do so due to its concerns ...

(3 pages) 250 0 4.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

What Makes the Woman in Black a Successful Ghost Story? Deals with the location, atmosphere, writing style etc.

ristmas Eve'. From the beginning, we are held in suspense by Arthur Kipps, the self-described 'even-tempered' man, who, in the very first scene, curiously loses his temper at a Christmas Eve family ga ...

(6 pages) 43 0 4.2 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Death of a Salesman seen through the eyes of Feminsism.

ng her as the victim of the story, having to constantly tolerate and endure the massive dreams, the temper and the little cruelties of Willy Loman (pg 12). Our pity is extended to Linda as we have bee ...

(2 pages) 52 0 2.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Shakepeare - Discuss how Iago is able to manipulate Othello's opinion of Desdemona and move him to jealousy so quickly. By Kala Harvey UK spellings

quickly, this may explain why Othello is moved to jealousy so rapidly. Othello is also a man with a temper.'My blood begins my safer guides to rule / And passion, having my best judgement collied, / A ... name / Robs me of that which not enriches him / And makes me poor indeed'Another side to Othello's temper is his liking for getting straight answers, and when he doesn't get them he can get quite wor ...

(2 pages) 44 0 3.9 Feb/2004

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

Comparing the positives and negatives of the film version and the book version of Death of a Salesman.

ve you that emotion needed to achieve the advanced understanding of the play. While Linda loses her temper with her two sons, the film suggests that she feels a severe disgust for their actions. Where ...

(3 pages) 36 0 0.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Analytical Essay on scene, "Norstadt discovers truth" from movie, 'The Man Without a Face'.

discovers truth', Norstadt finds his stepsister, Gloria, and her boyfriend in bed. Gloria loses her temper and reveals the truth about Norstadt's father who committed suicide in a hospital because he ...

(2 pages) 39 0 4.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Breakfast club character analisis.

ation. In another conversation that doesn't stay warm and fuzzy, Andrew responds with "if I lose my temper, your totaled man!" Andrew is physically threatening Bender for the second time. It is obviou ...

(6 pages) 71 1 5.0 Feb/2004

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

"So Similar, Yet so Different" - An essay on the relationship between THOMAS BECKET and KING HENRY II

ing "proud, irascible, violent and remained so all his life"(Walsh 431), while Henry had a terrible temper"(Britain Express 1). However, since they both were arrogant, it was only peaceful when they a ... between them remained for some times pretty much as before"(Walsh 432). Though Henry II had a harsh temper, he was able to restrain it from erupting to allow the new archbishop adjusting time. Henry a ...

(4 pages) 45 0 3.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History