• Great Expectations- Character Analysis
    Estella Havisham: Most readers are appalled at the cold-hearted and cruel ways of Estella, but any criticism directed at her is largely undeserved. She was simply raised in a controlled environment where she was, in essence, brainwashed by Miss Havisham. Nonetheless, her demeanor might lead one to...
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  • The Science of Begin Great
    SCIENCE BEING GREAT OF THE by Wallace D. Wattles Content About The Author…………………………………………………………………….. 3 Preface……………………………………………………………………………….... 4 Chapter 1: Any Person May...
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  • Virtue of Selfishness
    THE FOUNTAINHEAD by Ayn Rand To Frank O’Connor Copyright (c) 1943 The Bobbs-Merrill Company Copyright (c) renewed 1971 by Ayn Rand. All rights reserved. For information address The Bobbs-Merrill Company, a division of Macmillan, Inc., 866 Third Avenue, New York, New York 10022. Introducti...
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  • Great Expectations
    Project Gutenberg Etext of Great Expectations, by Charles Dickens #38 in our series by Dickens This is version 10a, from a separate source than version 10 Copyright laws are changing all over the world, be sure to check the copyright laws for your country before posting these files!! Please ta...
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  • Cardinal Virtues in the Great Gatsby
    Cardinal Virtues: Chapter 3 The Great Gatsby In the final line of chapter 3, after revealing Jordan Baker’s “incurable dishonesty,” Nick Carraway says the following about himself: “Everyone suspects himself of at least one of the cardinal virtues, and this is mine: I am one of the few hon...
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  • The Great Gatsby
    The American Dream was the philosophy that brought people to America and to start a new life in a strange, foreign land. Due to this dream, it was believed that America was the land of opportunity, wealth, and prosperity. The dream consists of three components: all men are equal, man can trust and s...
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  • Finding Virtue in Frankenstein
    Virtue is found at the margins of society more often than at its center. In Frankenstein, the novel by Mary Shelley, the monster exemplifies virtue to a greater extent than his creator, Victor Frankenstein. Shelley's creature is an isolate of great sensitivity, kindness, and insight. Contrary to Jam...
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  • Virtue and Voice of Human
    4. Chastity a. “Let those who cannot afford to marry live in continuance until Allah enriches them”. (24 : 33) b. “Never come near adultery, for it is an abomination and evil way”. (17 : 32) c. “Enjoin believing women to turn their eyes away from temptation and to preserv...
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  • Virtue Ethics
    In this lecture, we will consider another basic ethical approach. Traditionally, there are three fundamental approaches to judging whether an action is right or wrong. You can consider an action from the point of view of its results or consequences. Consider, for example, taking a walk in the par...
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  • Virtue
    The quality of moral goodness or excellence, virtue, is a trait that I believe is most admirable in a person. When we speak of virtue on the individual level, we are contemplating about qualities we aspire to. Virtues must be pursued for it to become a way of life in our world around us. For every...
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  • Great Expectation
    张雪 英语1004 Pip’s great expectations can be treated as a dramatic exploration of human growth and fame that distort the value of an ordinary people and make him lose his original virtues . Pip,as a simple blacksmith’s boy , intends to challenge the social boundaries . Although His dream...
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  • Mahatma the Great
    ------------------------------------------------- Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia "Gandhi" redirects here. For other uses, see Gandhi (disambiguation). Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi | | Born | 2 October 1869 Porbandar, Kathiawar Agency,British Indian Empi...
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  • Virtue Ethics Stanford
    Virtue Ethics First published Fri Jul 18, 2003; substantive revision Thu Mar 8, 2012 Virtue ethics is currently one of three major approaches in normative ethics. It may, initially, be identified as the one that emphasizes the virtues, or moral character, in contrast to the approach which emphasiz...
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  • Great Expectation
    Great Expectations Charles Dickens Great Expectations 4 CONTENTS (Click on number to go to chapter) Chapter 1..................................................................................................7 Chapter 2.....................................................................
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  • A Complicated Kindness Reader Response
    Tolerance is a very dull virtue. It is boring. It has always had a bad press. It is negative. It merely means putting up with people, being able to stand things. In Miriam Toews A Complicated Kindness the theme of tolerance is well presented by literary techniques and by the characters as well. Nomi...
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  • Good to Great
    U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services 2 “Good to Great”Policing: Application of Business Management Principles in the Public Sector by: Chuck Wexler Mary Ann Wycoff Craig Fischer COPS COMMUNITY ORIENTED POLICING SERVICES U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTIC...
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  • Great Gatsby
    Seven Deadly Sins and Seven Cardinal Virtues: The Great Gatsby In the book of Proverbs, it is written that there are “six things the Lord hates, and the seventh His soul detests.” Those seven deadly sins are: lust, gluttony, greed, laziness, anger, envy, and pride. In contrast to the seven dea...
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  • Alexander The Great - Macedonia – Under Philip
    Alexander The Great Macedonia – Under Philip There was a certain amount of snobbery in ancient Greece towards the Macedonian people. The state was situated to the north of Mt Olympus – to the south lay an array of many other Greek states and Polis (Cities), each independent and often at...
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  • Pamela or Virtue Rewarded
    PAMELA OR VIRTUE REWARDED By Samuel Richardson PUBLISHERS' NOTE Samuel Richardson, the first, in order of time, of the great English novelists, was born in 1689 and died at London in 1761. He was a printer by trade, and rose to be master of the Stationers' Company. That he also became a...
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  • Great War
    There was once a great war, and the King had a great many soldiers, but he gave them so little pay that they could not live upon it. Then three of them decided to run away from the army. One of them said to the others, ‘If we are caught, we shall be hanged on the gallows; how shall we set about i...
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