"If I Were Rich And Famous" Essays and Research Papers

  • If I Were Rich And Famous

    Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous in the Roaring 20’s "The Roaring Twenties”, "The Era of Wonderful Nonsense", "The Decade of the Dollar" , "The Period of the Psyche", "Dry Decade" and the age of "Alcohol and Al Capone”, these slogans are all ways to describe the 1920’s in just a few words. (The 1920s: Lifestyles and Social Trends: Overview) The 1920’s were a decade of parties, money, and extravagant lifestyles. The decade portrayed the American Dream of women, money, alcohol, music, and partying...

    1920s, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Roaring Twenties 1001  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dubai: a playground to the rich and famous?

     Dubai: a playground to the rich and famous? Essay LA 36-35 Marinda Burger 112743 03-MTT-01 Docent: Ferdaous Alami NHTV University of Applied Sciences 05 april 2013 Sex and the City… one of the most famous and fabulous series and movies ever since. Ordinary women can not resist the luxury, glamour, fashion, sex and gossip the four SATC girls are involved in. The first movie was a great...

    Abu Dhabi, Burj Khalifa, Dubai 1471  Words | 5  Pages

  • Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous

    to be. Video games in the 70’s were simple; in one of them all it consisted of was one block on each side that could only maneuver up and down. It was called ping pong, their would be a ball that you could hit back in forth bouncing off you’re block, and sending it to you’re opposing opponent. Now in video games you can take a chainsaw and cut characters head off in the game and be rewarded with points. I chose this topic simply because it is interesting, and I my self play violent video games...

    Aggression, Anger, Arcade game 1322  Words | 4  Pages

  • If I Were in Charge of School

    “If I were in charge of school” If I were in charge of school, I’d cancel homework, restricted lunch, tardies, and also exams. If I were in charge of school, There’d be more freedom, better lunches, and better computers. If I were in charge of school, You wouldn’t have any classwork, you wouldn’t have any textbooks, you wouldn’t have any rules, or a “Dress Code”, you wouldn’t even have to pass your classes. If I were in charge of school, The principal would be a janitor, all teachers...

    "Weird Al" Yankovic, 2006 singles, Association football 884  Words | 4  Pages

  • If I Were a Rich Girl

    If I Were a Rich Girl Some say money can't buy love; well, maybe that's true, but have you thought of what could be bought with money? If I were to win the lottery and receive fifty-million dollars, there are so many things I would do. I'd start by paying off all of my debt, twenty-thousand dollars worth. Next, my husband and I would find the perfect house. A house with three stories; one being the basement, a four car garage, four bedrooms, three bathrooms, a large living area, a big playroom...

    Eiffel Tower, Family, France 621  Words | 2  Pages

  • If I Were the President

    There was once a time when I escaped the hustles of the world. I found myself walking alone in a dark and lonely street. Trash was scattered everywhere and the street was filled with rats. I was deeply moved and saddened by the frightful sight. While I was walking down the street, I saw a boy. The boy had eyes similar to a jaguar’s but showed signs of depression; he was so thin that his bones were clearly outlined under his skin and his clothes were half torn, half worn. I approached the boy and asked...

    Filipino people, Philippines, President 1031  Words | 3  Pages

  • If I Were a Boy

    People like songs that have been covered because they are familiar; it is a tune that they know, lyrics they can recite. The question being is why do artists let other artists remake their work? There is a chance that the cover version may become more famous that the original. That the cover version was so bad it turns people off from the original song. On the other hand why do artists want to cover another artist’s song? When an artist is doing a cover for a song the freedom is all their’s. They can...

    American film actors, Beyoncé Knowles, Cover version 1455  Words | 4  Pages

  • Buddy Rich

    Buddy Rich From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Buddy Rich | | Background information | Birth name | Bernard Rich | Also known as | Traps the Drum Wonder (as a boy) and "B" (as an adult) | Born | September 30, 1917(1917-09-30) | Origin | Brooklyn, New York | Died | April 2, 1987 (aged 69) | Genre(s) | Jazz, Big band | Occupation(s) | Musician, songwriter, bandleader | Instrument(s) | drums and percussion | Years active | 1919–1987 | | | | | Bernard "Buddy" Rich...

    American jazz drummers, Artie Shaw, Big band 1999  Words | 6  Pages

  • If I Were Primeminister

    If I were the Prime minister of Nepal The Prime minister of Nepal, a country of peace and tranquility, rules over corers of people and enjoys immense power as the defacto head of the nation compared to the president who is only a de jure or nominal head. If I become the Prime minister by a stroke of luck, I’d exercise all the wide powers by improving the lot of the countries catastrophic and miseries. My first duty as Prime minister would be to form a capable and stable cabinet. I’d...

    Cabinet, Constitution, De facto 718  Words | 3  Pages

  • If I Were a Bird

    If I were a bird If I were a bird, I would like to be one of the small species, cute and beautiful. I would love to be a tiny maina who is beautiful, tiny and above all, it is a bird that man can keep as a pet. I would love to stay with men, study their ways and enjoy their company. This I would be able to do with men as, God has given the maina a power of speech just like men. It talks like a human being, has a sweet voice and, above all also has a great capacity to learn whatever it is taught...

    Allahabad, Bird, Education 1421  Words | 4  Pages

  • If I Were Premier of Manitoba

    IF I WERE ELECTED PREMIER OF MANITOBA Canada is a fantastic country and Manitoba is one of my favourite provinces, but of course, I am a little biased. Although Manitoba is a great place to live, there are some things that would make our province even better. If I were ever Premier of Manitoba, it would be a long way into the future but I see the future of Manitoba as a bright and prosperous place, where our province has no deficit, has the best graduation rates in the country and has way higher...

    College, Education, Education in the People's Republic of China 998  Words | 3  Pages

  • If I Were a Boy

    In her song “If I Were a Boy,” Beyonce argues that many women are trapped in bad relationships and never take the time to question how they truly desire to be treated. To confirm this, Beyonce is attempting to look at her unhealthy relationship as if she were in her significant others shoes. She makes an effort to develop an understanding of what it is like to be the man in the relationship, and see how he can just passively mistreat a girl. Beyonce later discovers that she would treat others how...

    2006 singles, English-language films, Ethos 967  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Famous Place I Visited

    If your initial is: A-K You have a lot of love and friendships in your life. L-R You try to enjoy your life to the maximum & your love life is soon to blossom. S-Z You like to help others and your future love life looks very good.. 3. If you were born in: Jan-Mar: The year will go very well for you and you will discover that you fall in love with someone totally unexpected. April-June: You will have a strong love relationship that will not last long but the memories will last forever. July-Sept:...

    Color, Friendship, Green 468  Words | 3  Pages

  • If I Were a Scientist

    If I were a scientist, I would like to carry on my work in the sphere of pure science. Pure science is a relentless search for truth for the discoveries of the mysteries of nature. As such no fault finding is possible with pure scientific research which has broadened the frontiers of man's knowledge about himself and the world. It is systematized knowledge and its pursuit has led to the unravelling of the mysteries of nature and the harnessing of its wonderful power. What the scientist discovers...

    Human, Meaning of life, Modern history 2208  Words | 5  Pages

  • Buddy Rich

    it comes to my playing, I take no prisoners," Buddy Rich tells Mel Torme in February 1949(Unofficial 1). Buddy Rich has taken drumming to new levels, developing ensembles that are centered around his stunning display of endurance and velocity, not to mention his remarkable showmanship. Buddy Rich is one of the most talented and influential drummers of all time. Born to the name Bernard "Buddy" Rich on September 30, 1917, in Brooklyn, NY to parents Robert and Bess, Rich quickly jumped into the...

    Benny Goodman, Big band, Buddy Rich 853  Words | 3  Pages

  • Being rich to being famous

     Being rich to being famous I know that there are many rich and famous people such as movie star, Angelina Jolie, pop singer and actress, Jenifer Lopez, owner of The Apple Corporation, Bill Gates, Princess Diana and UK queen Elizabeth around the world. They became rich and famous is because of their talent, hardworking and creativity. Some of them are born with a silver spoon. Although, being rich and being famous have similar advantages and they have a lot of different aspects. Both being...

    Actor, Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt 410  Words | 1  Pages

  • If I Were a Boy One Day

    in a Friday morning. I can’t wait for the weekend. Left my Xbox on last night, chips all over the room and dirty laundry everywhere. I get up take a shower, eat and get dressed. I pick whatever I find first thing on my dresser. After all those things, I usually play COD on my Xbox. I play with my friends and online gamers. It’s been 30 minutes since I started playing. Its 8:50am, I’m going to be late I thought while getting my shoes and bag on. As I arrived at school, I went straight to my locker...

    American football, Association football, English-language films 1072  Words | 3  Pages

  • Adrienne Rich

    The Poetry of Adrienne Rich Adrienne Rich was born in Baltimore, Maryland in the year of 1929. Rich grew up in a household as she describes it as " …white, middle-class, full of books, and with a father who encouraged her to write" (Daniel). Her father Arnold Rich was a doctor and a pathology professor and her mother, Helen Jones Rich , was a pianist and a composer. "Adrienne Rich recalls her growing-up years clearly dominated by the intellectual presence and demands of the male in the family...

    Adrienne Rich, Compulsory Heterosexuality and Lesbian Existence, Feminism 1806  Words | 5  Pages

  • The House Were I Grew Up

    Maria I. Madrigal Mr. Barile English 1A 27 February 2013 The Home Where I Grew Up Situated in front of a dirt road, across from and empty lot that had a river running by it, was my childhood home. I grew up in this home alongside my mother, four sisters, and two brothers. I can remember every corner of the house as if it was yesterday that I lived there. The house is located in Michoacán Mexico, in a small town in the mountains called Coalcoman. The town was so small that everyone knew each...

    Apartment, Bathroom, Bedroom 1128  Words | 3  Pages

  • Why Mark Twain Is Famous

    Why Mark Twain is Famous Why was Mark Twain famous and well known throughout the world? But first what is the fame I am talking about. Many people become famous for mainly two reasons. One is being known or talked about by many people, and the second is achieving something notable that nobody else has done before. Now which category does Twain fall under now? He falls under the category of being known by people and what he does, so he falls under both. The important thing is the he didn’t...

    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, American literature, Mark Twain 1393  Words | 4  Pages

  • The rich man and Lazarus

    KananaFou Theological Seminary Parable of “The rich man & Lazarus” Instructor: Rev. Mafo’eFa’avae NEW.122 Understanding the Parable of Jesus Submitted by: FaatoiaTufele 05/19/2014 In my own understanding, this parable concludes the chain of parables that Jesus edify towards the disciples and also the Pharisees. It concludes with the rich man and Lazarus, and how their association depicts the relationship that echoes back with a big bang that shocked the crowd. One who...

    Christianity, God, Heaven 1357  Words | 3  Pages

  • Rich

    root of all evil. Rich people believe POVERTY is the root of all evil. The average person has been brainwashed to believe rich people are lucky or dishonest. That’s why there’s a certain shame that comes along with “getting rich” in lower-income communities. The world class knows that while having money doesn’t guarantee happiness, it does make your life easier and more enjoyable. Average people think selfishness is a vice. Rich people think selfishness is a virtue. The rich go out there and try...

    Capital accumulation, Middle class, Poverty 1501  Words | 4  Pages

  • Being Rich or Being Famous

    Being Rich to Being Famous Everyone wishes they could be rich or famous and many wish to be both. This is the pushing force that drags other people to strive and work harder but they never spend their time to put their thoughts, into the meaning and significance of these building blocks of life. The biggest difference between rich and famous is that being rich means you have money and being famous means that you are widely known. You can be famous without being rich or being in the news and vice...

    Celebrity, Movie star, Virtue 578  Words | 2  Pages

  • If I Were Chief Minister of State

    irst of all i would really do something to wash out the complete corruption from our system .and for that the main thing to do is to flush out the whole people of this corrupt system then i would really love to slower down the rate of crime in our country . then would add some petrol to our justice giving system so that its speed does increase ,any person found guilt he would be surrendered to the society because only the shoe wearer knows where dose it pinch i would really love to see india as...

    Creamy layer, Indian caste system, Indian reservation 908  Words | 5  Pages

  • famous thinkers

    Famous Thinkers Paper This week we were tasked with identifying two famous thinkers from our Electronic Reserve Readings. The two famous thinkers that I selected for this paper were Albert Camus and Ken Wilber. These two individual were born about 36 years apart and both fall under the title of famous thinkers for different reasons. We will explore these individuals and then explain the reason they fall under the title of famous thinkers. Contributions to Society Albert Camus was a French...

    Absurdism, Albert Camus, Existentialism 1108  Words | 4  Pages

  • Famous Thinkers

    Famous Thinkers Roxanne Serna PHL/458 July 30, 2012 Trisha Mc Aloon Famous Thinkers Throughout time, there have been many successful people in the world. Famous people with great minds to create new things that would change history itself. In today’s world, the two famous thinkers that have been chosen for this paper truly created a new nation for us. Through persuasion, creative thinking, through their assumptions, that would prove later to be the best possible outcome. Dr. Martin Luther...

    African American, Critical thinking, Franklin D. Roosevelt 1418  Words | 4  Pages

  • Medical Records and Privacy of the Famous

    Medical Records and Privacy of the Famous Privacy seems to be something that many people desire, but is becoming less and less available. With all the new technology, it is easier than ever to invade someone’s privacy. With cameras everywhere, from ATM’s to people’s cell phones, it is difficult for anyone to do anything that can be kept to one ’s self. While privacy is a right that the average person doesn’t normally struggle with, it is a problem that celebrities encounter everyday. Paparazzi...

    Britney Spears, Celebrity, Ethics 1128  Words | 3  Pages

  • Rich vs. Poor

    Rich vs. Poor   ​ A man’s economic status is based solely on his wealth and his material possessions, or lack thereof to define him as beingrich” or “poor.” Similarly, these two words, “rich” or “poor,” should also describe a man’s character.            Rich is characterized as having a lot of money or possessions: valuable, meaningful, or significant. Poor is characterized as deficient in amount or indicating poverty.  Yet, when we look at a man or woman, do we judge them by their wealth or...

    Capital accumulation, Communication, Donald Trump 1076  Words | 3  Pages

  • If I Were Prime Minister of Canada

    If I Were Prime Minister of Canada As Prime Minister of Canada I feel that there are some things that need to be changed in this country. I think that these things would greatly benefit us better as a country both economically wise and socially wise. These things are; Expanding and securing our far North and Arctic territory by building outposts, both military and research, as well as to construct naval bases to protect our waters from invading countries such as the United States and Russia...

    Arctic, Babysitting, Canada 1050  Words | 3  Pages

  • Rich Con

    Case Analysis – Rich-Con Steel Question 1: What went wrong? What went wrong for Rich-Con Steel was an unsuccessful effort to launch a new IT system. Marty Sawyer, the new president of Rich-Con Steel wanted to change its legacy system to a new IT system that would automate order management, have the capability to analyze trend and would be cheaper to maintain. However, the implementation did not go smooth and this played havoc in Rich-Con Steel’s operations. The reason that the implementation...

    Application software, Computer software, Implementation 1464  Words | 6  Pages

  • Everyone Will Be Famous for 15 Minutes – Andy Warhol

    “Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes.” – Andy Warhol Andy Warhol’s 15 minutes of fame has lasted for 25 years. He created different art forms fromhand drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, silk screening, sculpture, film, and music. According to http://www.art.com/gallery/id--a76/andy-warhol-posters.htm ‘he produced more than art-he was essentially his own brand’. He was an artist from America who was well known for being an important part of the starting of a visual art movement...

    Andy Warhol, Andy Warhol Museum of Modern Art, Art 907  Words | 3  Pages

  • Adrienne Rich (My Own Essay, Hope It Helps)

    ‘In her poetry Rich deals with complex and difficult themes in a striking and unusual way.’ (2008) I found Adrienne Rich’s poetry intriguing and at times difficult to read. In many of her poems such as ‘Aunt Jennifer’s Tigers’ and ‘From a Survivor’, Rich deals with difficult and complex themes that are both personal and political. Her ability to capture these themes in a series of cinematic, striking and memorable images is admirable. I found her work engaging and I truly enjoyed the work of this...

    Feminism, Feminist theory, Marie Curie 1099  Words | 3  Pages

  • Celebrity and Famous Person

    of the word famous, you think of celebrities. When you think of the word famous, you think of great recognition. When you think of the word famous, you think of all the loyal fans. When you think of the word famous, you think of wealth. When you think of the word famous, you think of all the glitz and glamour. When you think of the word famous, you think everything is all right. Do you really think being famous is as great as it seems? I used to think that. I wanted so much to be famous and well known...

    Celebrity, English-language films 1032  Words | 3  Pages

  • imaginative essay if i were a teacher p

    infinitely lasting influence on the wards. I really believe in the saying that teachers make the destinies of the children they teach and they do not know where, if at all, the influence of a teacher stops. This is because a teacher is in close contact with children when they are at a very impressionable age. This is why a teacher acquires the status akin to the parents as, these childhood contacts are the most far reaching and mostly even permanent. If I was a teacher I would be a blend of strictness and...

    Education, Infant mortality, Prime minister 1546  Words | 5  Pages

  • How to Become Rich

    10 Tips on How to Get Rich Fast Wouldn’t it be wonderful if you could get rich tomorrow? What would you do with all that money? Well believe it or not it can be done. Now I didn’t say it would be easy I just said you could do it. Here are 10 tips on how to get rich fast READ IT PLS IF YOU APPLY THESE TIPPS YOU WILL BE SUCCESSFULLY RICH SOON Invest - Start young. In fact start while you are in elementary school, kindergarten is even better. It’s the beauty of compound interest and over time...

    2005 singles, A Lifetime, American films 916  Words | 3  Pages

  • Revolt of the Rich

    “Revolt of the Rich”. Lofgren proposes that the wealthy elite in America are transitioning into separating themselves from the common population. Mike Lofgren’s “Revolt of the Rich”, published on August 27, 2012, describes how the financial elitists in America have seceded from the country. Mike Lofgren explains “I do not mean secession by physical withdrawal from the territory of the state. . . What I mean by secession is a withdrawal into enclaves, an internal immigration, whereby the rich disconnect...

    Economic inequality, Education in the United States, Independent school 1242  Words | 4  Pages

  • Famous or Not.

    promised. Rome was so proud they first elected him as military tribune, then in 69 B.C. he was elected as Qaestor. In 62 B.C. Julius was elected Praetor, where he supported a man named Mettelus Celer. Caesar and Celer became so disruptive they were both kicked out of office. Although Caesar was reinstated shortly after he quelled a public demonstration. He was given the job Governer of Hispania, however, he needed to satisfy in creditors before he could take up his post, but he was in debt....

    Alexandria, Ancient Rome, Augustus 1707  Words | 5  Pages

  • Is It Ethical to Tax the Rich More

    Should the Rich Pay Higher Taxes? I would first like to start off by saying that this question really doesn’t make sense as the rich already pay higher taxes and the candidates aren’t trying to make it so everyone pays the same amount, just that the rich will either pay more taxes or get a tax break. According to usatoday.com “The 10% of households with the highest incomes pay more than half of all federal taxes. They pay more than 70% of federal income taxes, according to the Congressional Budget...

    Corporate tax, Income tax, Progressive tax 1743  Words | 4  Pages

  • Famous tumors

    I was able to listen to a podcast called famous tumors. It talked about many different types of rare case tumors. Such as president Ulysses S. Grant, Tasmanian devils, a man with a safety pin, a nun and God, and a lady and her daughter. The first segment was over a tumor that president Ulysses S. Grant had died from. They talked about going to see the squamous cell carcinoma that actually killed the president. They then go on to talk about actual Tasmania devils that the photographer Christo...

    Benign tumor, Cancer, HeLa 862  Words | 2  Pages

  • Are The Rich Happy?

    ARE THE RICH HAPPY?    1             Are the Rich Happy?  A. Talea Moore  Tremper High School                              ARE THE RICH HAPPY?    2     Abstract  It is often a misconception that money will relief one of their problems and an  almost equally incorrect notion that the rich are unhappy. In this paper question will be  given an analysis and an answer. The components that make up happiness are vast and  ever changing but the dictionary definition is put to test in this paper.    The true...

    The Walt Disney Company, Walt Disney 1397  Words | 8  Pages

  • Famous Thinkers

    Running Head: FAMOUS THINKERS 1 Famous Thinkers Paper ...

    Animal rights, Animal welfare, Bill Gates 1270  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Increasing Gap Between Rich And Poor

    The Increasing gap between Rich and poor ----Economic inequality By Hu Haoyan 200821167 Tertiary Preparation Studies Mrs Christine Taylor ACG Norton College September 13, 2014 Content Page ---Introduction ---The conflict between rich and poor ---Why this kind of things happened ---How to solve...

    Cycle of poverty, Financial transaction tax, Poverty 755  Words | 8  Pages

  • I Believe I Can Fly

    Tom Dilley Alyse Cleaver EN 102-5191 15 July 2013 Writing Project 1: Final Draft I Believe I Can Fly I remember my first time flying on an airplane. My father, brother and I all flew down from Fairbanks, Alaska to Phoenix, Arizona on the Christmas of 1990 to see the Grand Canyon. This was our little vacation while my mom was in Hawaii. It was my first time flying and I was so scared during takeoff that I did not even make a sound. My brother gave me the window seat since it was my first time...

    Airport, Flight, Landing 1448  Words | 4  Pages

  • Such, Such Were the Joys

    Yong Choi Mrs. Kelly AP Lang Period 5 28 August 2013 Critique Of Such, Such Were the Joys In his personal essay Such, Such Were the Joys, Orwell abhors the idea that rich and powerful are favored while poor and weak are scorned at and uses anecdotes from his childhood to support his position. At every mention of such idea, his tone is clearly of a disapproving one. Orwell attempts to convey to the readers of his position by using many kind of literary devices. Orwell supports his view by...

    Capital accumulation, Poverty, Sociology 800  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Rich Brother

    The Rich Brother “The Rich Brother” by Tobias Wolff is a symbol of sibling rivalry. Like most siblings, no matter how much they do not agree and how different the siblings might be, they still love each other. Even though these two brothers, Pete and Donald, do not get along and are vastly different, they need each other to co-exist. In the “Rich Brother” there is one brother Pete is the successful materialistic brother and Donald the loner who lacks everything but faith. Pete has a family...

    Birth order, Family, Need 864  Words | 3  Pages

  • Jesus and The Rich Young Ruler

    The Rich and the Kingdom of God There are 3 books of the Bible that include the Parable of the Rich and the Kingdom of God. Mathew, Mark and Luke, are listed to have the detailed dialogue between the rich man, Jesus and His disciples. When the rich young ruler came to Jesus asking what he could do to inherit eternal life, Jesus told him to sell all that he had and follow Him. The scripture goes onto to say that the young man went away sorrowing (Mark 10:17-31,NIV). Jesus used this confrontation...

    Bible, Christianity, Heaven 1078  Words | 3  Pages

  • Poems by Adrienne Rich

    as exemplified in “Diving into the Wreck” and “Storm Warnings”. Conflict is the common theme between these two poems. Both of these poems were written by Adrienne Rich. Rich was an American poet and she was also a feminist. She wrote “Diving into the Wreck” during time period where women were still viewed as house wives. Even though some women had jobs, they were not giving the same benefits as male coworkers. The external conflict is between the women and the male-dominated business world. The internal...

    Conflict, Emotion, Feeling 1231  Words | 3  Pages

  • I Believe in Education

    I believe in education. Without a good education I could not be here tonight, speaking to you in English. I was born in 1968 in a small village in Yunnan province in southwest China. My parents are farmers who speak ethnic Bai language, which is my first language. They have 3 sons and I am the second one. My mother is illiterate. She cannot read or write. My father had about 9 years’ education, and so did my older brother. My younger brother only had 3 years’ schooling and dropped out. I am the...

    Academic degree, Education, Health 700  Words | 3  Pages

  • Famous Thinker

    Famous Thinker PHL/458 10/08/2012 Lanny M. Brown Famous Thinker All famous thinkers have a few things in common that make them achieve the level of greatness they acquire through life. Creative ideas are the foundation of the creative process (Goodman and Fritchie, 2011). Many of these ideas revolve around finding a solution to a problem, or changing the way people think about approaching issues. The two famous thinkers this paper will examine—Bertrand Russell (1872-1970) and...

    African American, Bertrand Russell, Civil disobedience 1213  Words | 4  Pages

  • I love Ny

     I Love NY Welcome to New York( NY), my name is Shubkarman Singh, I from the travel agency at PS115Q. I will be showing you around our NY. New York was the 11th state in the USA; it became a state on July 26, 1788. State facts State Abbreviation – NY State Capital - Albany Biggest City - New York City Area - 54,475 square miles [New York is the 27th largest state in the USA] Population - 18,976,457 (as of 2000) [New York is the third most populous state in the USA...

    Great Lakes, Hudson River, Long Island 799  Words | 3  Pages

  • Famous Thinkers

    Famous Thinkers Sandra Faye PHL/458/ Creative Minds and Critical Thinking April 22, 2010 Famous Thinkers By this time, 2013, the world has been blessed with a good handful of creative thinkers who have greatly contributed to their communities, thus, to the world. Nelson Mandela and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr are to excellent examples of outside the box thinkers who strove...

    African National Congress, Creativity, Jimmy Carter 1563  Words | 4  Pages

  • Famous Thinkers

    Famous Thinkers Paper: Bill Gates and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. PHL/458 Mr. McDuffie October 2, 2012 While exploring history and trying to realize the famous thinkers of our society, countless men and women stand out. Famous thinkers are individuals who used determination and critical thinking to overcome hard times in order to do well. The two famous thinkers that thrust out in my mind are Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and Bill Gates...

    African American, Altair 8800, Computer 1301  Words | 5  Pages

  • Rich Dad poor Dad

    Lessons from “Rich Dad, Poor Dad” by Robert Kiyosaki Being rich in the near future is everybody’s dream. Our notion of being rich is having all the money to buy all our wants and needs without exerting much effort. As a child, we are sent to school for which the primary reason is to learn, so that in the future, we would obtain stable jobs. It is with this same reason that the author of the book emphasized why a lot never get rich. Through this reading, I gained a lot of insights which will help...

    Investment, Learning 2286  Words | 6  Pages

  • Famous Thinkers

     Famous Thinkers [NAME] BUS/475 October 14, 2013 [Instructor Name] Famous Thinkers There are many famous thinkers that have lived on this earth who have made significant changes to everyone's lives. A couple famous thinkers stand out amongst them all. These two are Mr. Bill Gates and Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Their contributions society have been great and were based off of their personal, social and political environments. They had both sought to solve problems...

    African American, African-American Civil Rights Movement, Bill Gates 1007  Words | 4  Pages

  • If I Were a ....

    individual that we seek for guidance, for inspiration, or to simply to save us from our troubles. To some they are know as heroes, but to me they are known as my mom and dad, they were always by my side in any situation I was in and they always kept their best interest at heart. No matter where I was in school, my parents were always behind me. Most noticeably in my high school career; my mother and father always push me to my limits to achieve better, but that’s just the surface they always had time...

    Family, Father, Hero 482  Words | 2  Pages

  • Famous Thinkers

    Famous Thinkers: Steven Spielberg & Grace Hopper Famous thinkers can come from all walks of life and can be from our generation and others. Reaching goals can be done in many ways. The similarity famous thinkers is that they are all share creative minds and are all creative thinkers. Creative ideas are the foundation of creative process (Goodman & Fritchie, 2011). Famous thinkers base their ideas on searching for solutions to problem, need, or the way others think or view specific issues....

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