Essays Tagged: "tenacity"

Kurt Cobain - Historic Accounts

urt was being beaten down mentally and physically. 'Gramps' often told me of his respect for Kurt's tenacity and compassion even though he was in emotional pain. Shortly before Gramps died, he had bee ...

(14 pages) 141 5 4.6 Nov/1996

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

What is an american?

a person living in a certain area. But to many, it is a combination of a spirit that will not die a tenacity to live and the courage to be brave. People must know that to be considered an American is ...

(6 pages) 117 0 4.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Short Speech on "Changes in The great Gatsby"

nd very wealthy 'west egg' of Long Island or the 'new money'.The text opens at the peak of Gatsby's tenacity and optimism to achieve material wealth and accomplishment at illegally attaining the Ameri ...

(2 pages) 18 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald


power he staggered his way back to camp.        I belief Beck Weathers courage and tenacity deserves to be applaud. Under those kind of harsh conditions of not only the mountain and t ...

(1 pages) 19 0 2.3 Jun/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education


s truly blessed. A land rich in natural resources----our sense of adventure, pioneering spirit, and tenacity. Irving Berlin's God Bless America, Woody Guthrie's This Land is Your Land, and Samuel Smit ...

(3 pages) 36 0 3.8 Jul/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Essay for Stanford: Lego.

by block they built me. From these Legos I learned valuable lessons in versatility, creativity, and tenacity. The sheer vastness of possibilities that Legos present is both intimidating and exhilarati ... edifices grow slowly but surely skyward taught me patience. Watching them fall again taught me the tenacity to continue onwards. Remembering how each task was created piece by piece allowed me to, li ...

(2 pages) 29 1 5.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Persuasive Essay: Joining Wrestling Team

ort, without a doubt, is wresting. Wrestling is an outstanding sport because it teaches discipline, tenacity, and the values of friendship.The only way to succeed in this sport is with discipline. Wre ... rt dates back 15,000 B.C. to early Egyptian and Babylonian beliefs and cave drawing found in France.Tenacity is also a key factor of becoming a wrestler. This sport requires a wrestler to have a highl ...

(4 pages) 17 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

"The crucible" by Arthur Miller. Act 4 analysis. "What is your final impression of Proctor?"

s because he shows the common and accepted characteristics of a hero. These characteristics include tenacity in the face of danger and fear, which is shown in act four by the way Herrick describes him ... upon the guilt of them that died till now." It is Proctor and a few others who have the courage and tenacity to stand against society and put a stop to the hysteria and senseless murder, even at the c ...

(7 pages) 19 0 5.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Discuss the various techniques John Misto's uses to present the central themes within his play 'The Shoe Horn Sonata'

ring the war. In his play, Misto conveys a sense of survival during the hardships of the war, their tenacity of their willingness to survive through secrecy and truth and the bands of their friendship ...

(4 pages) 36 0 3.5 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Christianity's Affect On Roman Virtue

Roman Empire wasn't this drastic, Roman virtue and morals were taken very seriously. "These include tenacity, duty, courage, and especially discipline" (Spielvogel, 89). Romans valued highly the ... fe in the Roman Republic and Roman Empire. Romans now were given a chance to show their courage and tenacity, and to fight for the honor of their families, thus preserving the virtues of olden days, b ...

(5 pages) 34 1 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Stress Management

r, what most of them do not appreciate is that living and working in the '90s, takes resilience and tenacity.There are times when it is necessary to reassess perspectives, move boundaries, challenge b ...

(2 pages) 37 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

'Love and hatred' in 'A Tale of Two Cities'

e Manettes, Defarge, Carton and Evremonde, Charles Dickens has successfully shown that the vigorous tenacity of love is always so much stronger than hate.The first incident that Dickens has portrayed ...

(4 pages) 8 0 0.0 Jan/2008

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

How the scales of inequality a

million women playing the game worldwide. It is no longer just a sport for men. Speed, agility and tenacity are among the most important factors for success in soccer. All of these are qualities that ...

(7 pages) 41 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


intellect, an ability to be learned in all different disciplines and their way of thought, and the tenacity to never give up on learning. These traits are there from the time you are born to the time ...

(2 pages) 14 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Scapegoat Wax

multi track recording, microphones, sequencers and samplers." It was through a combination of time, tenacity and growth as a songwriter that James would get the opportunity to work on his first disc. ...

(1 pages) 520 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Stalingrad was one of the most horrendous battles of World

en Russians dying for every one German in Stalingrad. Although the Russians fought with bravery and tenacity, the Germans would have won if their commanders had not made so many errors. The German los ...

(7 pages) 3310 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Military Vehicles of World War II

he terrain or conditions. The Jeep rarely, if ever, became stuck, but if it did, it had the uncanny tenacity to claw its way out of almost any situation. The Jeep was invented due to an order placed b ...

(11 pages) 10 0 5.0 Feb/2010

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