"Quotes By Captain Beatty" Essays and Research Papers

  • Quotes By Captain Beatty

    Beatty, the Nearly Enlightened As fire captain, it is Captain Beatty’s job to promote and direct the eradication of knowledge and free thought within his district through the burning of books in Ray Bradbury’s novel Fahrenheit 451. Though one may expect his job to be one occupied by a brutish, obtuse man with a powerful inferiority complex, this is not so: Beatty is obviously intelligent, well-versed in literature, but also completely devoted to the act of book-burning and the structure that...

    Book burning, Censorship, Dystopia 1395  Words | 4  Pages

  • Be a Captain

    I think I would be a good sports captain because I will do my best by encouraging you, motivating you, supporting you and most of all, being a good sport. encourage others to participate in sport Criteria: SCHOOL VALUES FOR HOUSE CAPTAINS The elected house captain should (already) and will: HONESTY: § Tell the truth. § Not give into peer pressure when loaning equipment, and will not favour their friends over others. § Report people misusing equipment or being unfair in sport. KINDNESS...

    Extracurricular activity, Help me, High school 996  Words | 3  Pages

  • Quotes

    English External: 91098- Analyze specified aspects(s) of studied written text(s) supported by evidence. Quotes to be used Bath: • “Difficulty arise as it had last time she bathed she would have some way of rescuing herself” • “Now seemed more like the edge of a cliff with a deep drop below into the sea.” • “She leaned forward feeling the pain in her back shoulder.” • “Faster, her breath came more quickly, her mouth war dry.” • “She began to call out but as she had predicted there was...

    The Edge, Year of birth missing 1302  Words | 5  Pages

  • quotes

    strong but when merlvyen started drinking their love was cold and crushed and how they ended up separating. This represents how during 1935 women wanted to get married and would fight to get the best men, and would do anything to get him. This quote means that since the horses were used for military purposes. But the races conflicted with it because every one wanted to own a horse and affected the economy. Horses were used for gambling and they were being mistreated everyone would want too...

    Aerosmith 640  Words | 3  Pages

  • quotes on Fahrenheit 451 part 2 explained

    She says that the people on the TV tell her things and make her laugh and they are full of colors, whereas the books are black and white and don’t make sense to anybody and doesn’t make her laugh instead makes her feel bad. Page 70, 71 1. This quote was said by Faber to Montag. In Montag’s world, people are superficial; they don’t think or talk deeply about anything, and seem to be even scared to do so. Faber on the other hand, thinks very deeply about everything, he doesn’t just talk about things...

    Dystopia, Faber Towers, Fahrenheit 451 1527  Words | 5  Pages

  • Captain Phillips

    it was stolen. But if it was stolen who was it stolen from? Foreign piracy is an act of robbery at sea. Captain Richard Phillips’ (Tom Hanks) fear was building up as he was approaching to take his crew around the horn of Africa, the most dangerous part of the sea. Once the crew has gotten all aboard and situated they set sail for Kenya to deliver cargo. Before they set sail, Captain Richard Phillips makes security checks by looking at the locks on each and every door. His fear is building...

    A. P. Moller-Maersk Group, Combined Task Force 151, MV Maersk Alabama 1491  Words | 5  Pages

  • Quotes Assignment

    Quotes Assignment Quotes from the website: http://www.inspirational-quotes.info/ The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. Martin Luther King, Jr. We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls. Winston Churchill Michael Johnson Quotes from the website: http://www.heartsandminds.org/quotes/education.htm I believe that it is better to learn from the diverse people around...

    2007 singles, 2008 singles, Benjamin Franklin 598  Words | 3  Pages

  • O Captain, My Captain

    Tarenia Carthan Dr. Jackson English 1102 [ 8 March 2011 ] Literary Summary/Analysis of “O Captain, My Captain” by Poet Walt Whitman “O Captain! My Captain” is a poem written by American poet Walt Whitman which expresses admiration for the 16th president of the United States of America who was assassinated. Written as an elegy in memory of Abraham Lincoln, who led the nation through turbulent times during the Civil War, the poem invokes the emotions both of pride and solemnest that Whitman...

    Abraham Lincoln, Beijing Subway, Madrid Metro 1284  Words | 3  Pages

  • Captain Phillips

    The Academy Award for Best Picture is considered the most important award of the ceremony. While there are those who think that the other nominees should win the 2014 Academy Award for Best Picture, Captain Phillips is a fantastic and well made movie based on a true story. The Academy Awards Ceremony of today is far from what it was when it first began. The first Academy Awards ceremony took place out of the public eye during an Academy banquet at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel (“History of the...

    Academy Award, Academy Award for Best Actor, Academy Award for Best Picture 2100  Words | 6  Pages

  • Captain Tory

    Daniel Yu Ms. Sheehan ELA-Period F October 16, 2013 Captain Tory “Wake up everyone! It’s time to start another great day!” Ben woke up with a start. “Can I sleep a little longer? I still feel worn-out from yesterday,” yelled another child. Ben peered out the small window that was installed in the attic and wondered if he would ever meet his parents? He had been dreaming of them even more lately. He put on a small worn old shirt and jeans and stepped cautiously down the squeaky old stairs...

    Captain, Phonation, Sailing 1311  Words | 4  Pages

  • Fahrenheit 451 Lyrics Assignment

    Lyrics: “So many people telling me one way, So many people telling me to stay” Quote: (Captain Beatty) “Well, Montag, take my word for it, I’ve had to read a few in my time, to know what I was about, and the books say nothing!” This quote from the story takes place when Captain Beatty is at Montag’s home and he is talking to him because of the book that Beatty knows Montag is in possession of. Captain Beatty says a number of things, but all of these things all are aimed at getting Montag to...

    Book, Death Cab for Cutie, Emotion 800  Words | 3  Pages

  • captain scott

    RENDRA NOVIAN RIZAN JAYA 12211141032 Captain Scott Title : Captain Scott Author : M. E. Carter. Illustrated by : Louis Ward. Country : United Kingdom. Genre : Science Fiction Novel. Publisher : John Lane. Publication Year : 1950. Printed in : Hong Kong by Peninsula Press Ltd. Theme: Doing something for science. Characters : 1. Robert Falcon Scott : The explorer. 2. E. Wilson (uncle Bill) : A doctors, Artist, Zoologist, Head of Scientific Staff. 3....

    Edward Adrian Wilson, Ernest Shackleton, McMurdo Sound 650  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dance Captain

    The Dance Captain is a member of the company who maintains the artistic standards of all Choreography and/or musical staging in a production. The Dance Captain shall always work in tandem with the Stage Manager in conveying and maintaining the creative intentions of the production. The Dance Captain is a member of the company who maintains the artistic standards of all choreography and/or musical staging in a production. The Dance Captain shall always work in tandem with the Stage Manager in conveying...

    Choreography, Dance, Dance studio 1841  Words | 5  Pages

  • Fahrenheit 451 Quotes

    might stop us from making the same damn insane mistakes!” “I don’t talk things, sir,” “Italk the meaning of things. I sit here and know I’m alive.” “This is some sort of trap! I can’t talk to just anyone on the phone!” “If I pick a substitute and Beatty does know which book I stole, he’ll guess we’ve an entire library here!” “Light the first page, light the second page. Each becomes a black butterfly.” “Milie does” “does your ‘family’ love you, love you very much, love you with all their heart...

    2001 singles, 2006 singles, 2007 singles 1118  Words | 3  Pages

  • Captains of Industry

    Captains of Industry Since the time of its birth, the United States has been a democracy that was pieced together by the beliefs and ideas of different people. This has resulted in a system in which nothing can be classified as “black or white” and there are many areas of gray. Therefore, it is difficult to label anything as a singular extreme. This is the case for the leaders of the industrial period. While they made unusual advancements that greatly helped the public, they also caused many problems...

    Andrew Carnegie, Business magnate, Capitalism 821  Words | 3  Pages

  • Integrating Quotes

    INTEGRATING QUOTES Why Use Quotes in Your Essay? The essay you write for class must be your essay. It should be your own ideas and in your own words. However, many essay assignments will ask that you use sources or quotes. So why would you use quotes in an essay that is supposed to be your own work? 1. To prove that your ideas are correct 2. To illustrate your point of view 3. To demonstrate how you arrived at an original idea of your own When to Use Quotes in Your Essay Usually, you will not use...

    Block quotation, Grammar, Phrase 1462  Words | 4  Pages

  • Captains of Industry

    the public with products that were in high demand for reasonable prices, and opened their markets to countries overseas. Although many people believe the early industrialists were Robber Barons who exploited the poor, these great men were truly Captains of Industry who created new ways of doing business, and provided products and services to the public; moreover, they were generous philanthropists who contributed much to society. Many people believe that these "Robber Barons" were evil, heartless...

    Andrew Carnegie, Business magnate, Business terms 1343  Words | 4  Pages

  • House Captain

    House Captain Well to start with I would request all of you to raise your right hand when I say raise. Raise Well….hands down….. Great…I have just proved one of my most important point….”They all listen to me”…. Well jokes apart coming to the point now. A heart full of respect and love to all my teachers, friends and other supporting staff. Also a very warm welcome to all those who are new to Ruby House. To all those who don’t know me I am Devangi Patodiya grade 9th student...

    2009 singles, English-language films 786  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Summary of the Poem O Captain! My Captain!

    O captain! My captain! (summary) The captain in the poem refers to Abraham Lincoln who is the captain of the ship; this represents the United States of America. The first line establishes a happy mood as it addresses the captain. The phrase "our fearful trip is done" is talking about the end of the Civil War. The next line references the ship, America, and how it has "weathered every rack", meaning America has braved the tough storm of the Civil War, and "the prize we sought", the end of slavery...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Confederate States of America 1288  Words | 3  Pages

  • Captains Logs

    Captains Log Chapter: The Cyclops The Setting: The Cyclops cave Conflict: Polyphemus is a huge man who eats humans. Complications: They are trapped in the cave of the Cyclops and the only one who can open the door is Polyphemus. Climax: Odysseus and his men stab him in the eye and when morning came to let the sheep in to the pasture they held on to the belly. Denouement: The men escape two men were eaten. Character: Polyphemus who was the one-eyed monster son of Poseidon. Archetype:...

    Characters in the Odyssey, Circe, Greek mythology 500  Words | 3  Pages

  • Macbeth Quotes

    Macbeth Quotes Act I 1. Scene 5 (Line 76) The speaker is Lady Macbeth and she is instructing her husband to put on a façade of kindness upon Duncan arrival but to be stealthy when committing the murder. This is an example of imagery because she uses a metaphor by telling her husband to become a flower and snake. The quote also develops Lady Macbeth manipulative character. 2. Scene 3 (Line 39) This quote is said by Macbeth after his victorious battle and right before he encounters the witches...

    Irony, Macbeth, Metropolitana di Napoli 1423  Words | 4  Pages

  • Fahrenheit 451 Paper

    put it into action because Captain Beatty is such a cunning person that Montag couldn’t overbear. Bradbury indicates the deceit of the government by writing that: “A child feigning illness, afraid to call because after a moment’s discussion, the conversation would run so: ‘Yes, Captain, I feel much better already. I’ll be in at ten o’clock tonight’” (48). In this quotation, Montag is scared to call Captain Beatty and asks him for one day-off, because Montag thinks Beatty will figure out the fact that...

    Book burning, Dystopia, Fahrenheit 451 1747  Words | 4  Pages

  • Motivational Quotes

    to write your own ebooks. All at http://www.ebookbillboard.com ii http://www.ebookbillboard.com Reprint and Redistribution Rights Congratulations! You now own the reprint and redistribution rights to this FREE ebook: “101 Motivational Quotes –Your Daily Dose of Motivation”. This means you may freely redistribute this ebook to whom ever you wish. The only conditions are that you do NOT sell this ebook and you do NOT alter it in any way. Disclaimer This ebook is intended for information...

    Amazon Kindle, E-book, Make You Feel My Love 1415  Words | 7  Pages

  • Othello Quotes and Techniques

    Homework- Othello; Lucy Holman Find quotes which provide information about the following key areas of the play. Attempt to identify material that reveals how these aspects are a source of conflict: |Aspect of the Play |Quotes |How these aspects create conflict | |Patriarchy |-“How got she out?” |-This aspect is highlight...

    Cyprus, Desdemona, Iago 670  Words | 5  Pages

  • Great Quotes

    Great Quotes from Great Leaders by Peggy Anderson Zig Ziglar had this to say about quotes: "If you're like me, you'll jump at the chance to bypass all the churning and scoop the cream right off the top. And that's what quotes are...the cream of our learning." I couldn't agree more! Since I was a freshman in college, I've loved quotations. The right words can engage the brain and bring an idea to life. With quotes, I've had many "a-ha" moments, where I've read it and thought, "Wow, that's...

    Eleanor Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Gallup's List of Widely Admired People 706  Words | 3  Pages

  • Critical Analysis of Oh Captain my Captain

    “O Captain! My Captain!” Critical Essay The poem “O Captain! My Captain!” written by Walt Whitman is a heart wrenching portrayal of a sailors loss at sea as he trembles in the sight of his dear fallen captain. One might ask; who is this captain? What has he accomplished? And why does the sailor feel so strongly for him? Whitman’s themes of masculinity and patriotism in this poem play well with these questions and show the authors true feelings behind his “Captain”. To properly analyze such a...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Andrew Johnson 936  Words | 3  Pages

  • Quote Integration

    Quote Integration   Using quotes from the text is an important way to support your ideas.   In most papers, I would expect at least 3-4 really strong quotations used to prove your topic.  The important word in the last sentence is “prove.”  You do NOT use quotations to establish facts from the story.  You use quotations to PROVE something.   For example – I don’t need a quotation from the book to tell me that Tom Robinson is found guilty.  I have read To Kill a Mockingbird and I know that he...

    Comma, Punctuation, Quotation 956  Words | 3  Pages

  • Realism vs. Surrealism

    Essay Topic:  "Why does Ray Bradbury create Beatty? Why is he so important? What makes is death so significant?" Realism vs. Surrealism Books are a major piece in the puzzle of life. When books, a source that points out a society’s imperfections, are taken away, humanity is lost. In Ray Bradbury’s scientific novel Fahrenheit 451, firemen are the people to start fires, rather than extinguish them, as they do in the modern world. They also investigate homes that are reported to be sheltering books...

    Dystopia, Fahrenheit 451, Knowledge 1548  Words | 4  Pages

  • Idolatry and Quote

    (Beowulf, pg. 13, lines 176-179) a) The main point of this quote is that the Danes, or people of Hrothgar’s kingdom, started asking for help from false idols, breaking the first two commandments of God, and that they are also asking the Devil, Satan, to rid them of his own creation, Grendel. They are retreating to their paganism, their original religion, and they are worshiping the opposite of God (good), Satan (evil). b) This quote connects to one theme in Beowulf: Good conquers evil. The Danes...

    Beowulf, Christian terms, Grendel's mother 867  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Awakening Quotes

    The Awakening Novel Quotes The Awakening by Kate Chopin, is a story of self-discovery, the tale of a woman who breaks free from the norm and takes a dip in the untested waters of hush-hush during the nineteenth century. Edna Pontellier is a Creole woman living in New Orleans during the late 1800’s. Although she is married, she begins an intimate courtship with a man named Robert Lebrun. What seems harmless at first quickly accelerates into a journey or freedom and self-discovery for Edna. The days...

    Can't Help Falling in Love, Edna, Texas, Jackson County, Texas 2265  Words | 5  Pages

  • Frankenstein Quotes !

    SHELLEY’S FRANKENSTEIN: THE MODERN PROMETHEUS IS A GOTHIC NOVEL OR NOT ! For - Gothic | Against – Romantic Era | RevengeThe novel contains revenge because of the mentioning of the quote; “When I reflected on his crimes and malice, my hatred and revenge burst all bounds of moderation. I would have made a pilgrimage to the highest peak of the Andes, could I when there have precipitated him to their base. I wished to see him again, that I might wreak the utmost extent of abhorrence on his head and...

    Frankenstein, Gothic fiction, Mary Shelley 2171  Words | 5  Pages

  • Leadership Roles of Team Captains

    Team Sports Captains: Effective Leadership Roles Captains of sports teams are given the stereotype that they are the most athletic player on the team, scoring the most goals and handling the ball best. In truth, captains have a lot of work they have to do that doesn't even involve playing the sport. Captains are the most looked at player of the game; other players, younger kids and coaches look to them to set examples. They have to set examples in every aspect of the game; athleticism might be...

    Coach, Coaching, Game 1668  Words | 5  Pages

  • Macbeth Quotes

    Violence Quotes Lady Macbeth Come, you spirits That tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here, And fill me from the crown to the toe top-full Of direst cruelty! make thick my blood; Stop up the access and passage to remorse, That no compunctious visitings of nature Shake my fell purpose, nor keep peace between The effect and it! Come to my woman's breasts, And take my milk for gall, you murdering ministers, (1.5.46-54) Macduff I shall do so, But I must also feel it as a man. I cannot...

    Macbeth 408  Words | 3  Pages

  • iNSPIRATIONAL QUOTES

    NSPIRATIONAL QUOTES - “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” - Winston Churchill “To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.” - Anatole France “Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.” - Pamela Vaull Starr “You see things; and you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say, 'Why not?'” - George Bernard Shaw...

    2006 singles, Albert Einstein, Bernice Johnson Reagon 457  Words | 3  Pages

  • Quotes for The Awakening

    AP Lit. The Awakening Quote How to Read Literature Like a Professor Quote Reveal deeper meaning of The Awakening Quote 1. “He reproached his wife with her inattention her habitual neglect of the children. If it was not a mother’s place to look after children, whose on earth was it?...Tears came so fast to Mrs. Pontellier’s eyes…Such experiences as the foregoing were not uncommon in her married life.” (Chopin, 7-8) 1. “When Virginia Woolf writes about women of her time only being permitted...

    Life, Marriage 675  Words | 2  Pages

  • ITCOM quotes

    Quotes: In the Country of Men    Character/Theme  Quotes  Sulieman   Take care of your mother, you are the man of the house now… pg.5    ...Doubtful of the world and my place in it.. pg21 (naive, trying to be a  man)  Najwa (mama)  But no, i must be a good wife, loyal and unquestioning, support my  man regardless. i’ll support nothing that puts my son in danger pg 97    The mother who tried to never have me, the mother who never  chose it, the mother who resisted in all the ways she knew how...

    Joseph Campbell, Religion 504  Words | 2  Pages

  • Leadership Quotes

    Leadership Quotes Leadership is a relationship founded on trust and confidence. Without trust and confidence, people don’t take risks. Without risks, there’s no change. Without change, organizations and movements die. -The Leadership Challenge In order to grow, you must accept new responsibilities, no matter how uncertain you may feel or how unprepared you are to deal with them. If comfort is what you’re seeking, then don’t aspire. Ambition is uncomfortable by definition. -Pat Summit It is only by...

    Fiedler contingency model, Leadership, Management 442  Words | 2  Pages

  • O Captian, My Captain

    O’ Captain! My Captain This poem by Walt Whitman was written in 1895 honoring Abraham Lincoln right after his assassination. Whitman admired Lincoln as the “Redeemer President” since he came from the “real west” upbringing (the log hut, the clearing, the woods, the prairie, the hillside etc.) which Whitman longed for. After becoming President, Lincoln gained Whitman’s support and improved his stature as his presidency progressed and as the North won the Civil War, preserving the Union, in turn...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Andrew Johnson 1780  Words | 5  Pages

  • Macbeth Quotes

    Quotes for Macbeth.. Pracheeta There is a demonic aspect of the weird sisters, but their powers are too limited for them to be seen…as full fledges demons. They occupy a kid of twilight territory between human and supernatural evildoing…Shakespeare carefully avoids portraying a Macbeth caught in the grip of irresistible demonic forces: the weird sisters malice is evident in all their trafficking with him, yet no where are we shown invincible proof of their power over him. Quotes Act 1, 111...

    Banquo, Lady Macduff, Macbeth 690  Words | 3  Pages

  • Pericles Quotes

    Pericles Quotes Relative to the Greek Salon Questions 1) Roles and duty of an Athenian Citizen: • • • “Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn't mean politics won't take an interest in you.” “An Athenian Citizen does not neglect the state because he takes care of his own household; and even those of us who are engaged in business have a very fair idea of politics.” “Having knowledge but lacking the power to express it clearly is no better than never having any ideas...

    Aristotle, Athenian democracy, Gender role 506  Words | 3  Pages

  • Quotes

    101 Inspirational & Motivational Quotes in Hindi 101  प्रेरणात्मक कथन    Quote 1: Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended. In Hindi : महान सपने देखने वालों के महान सपने हमेशा पूरे होते हैं. अब्दुल कलाम  Abdul Kalam Quote 2: You have to dream before your dreams can come true. In Hindi :  इससे पहले कि सपने सच हों आपको सपने देखने होंगे . अब्दुल कलाम  Abdul Kalam Quote 3 :Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe. In Hindi : किसी ...

    Ralph Waldo Emerson 2168  Words | 11  Pages

  • Captain James Cook

    the wrong decision and that is the reason he lost his life, I say he made the right decision because up until he died he did not give up like most people would, he kept fighting; he kept going and learned a lot in the process up until his death. Captain James Cook discovered the Hawaiian Islands, at first it was confusing he had native friends in the south pacific but they never mentioned there was islands that far north. The natives did not trust anyone; some came to the shore with makeshift weapons...

    Hawaii, Hawaiian Islands, James Cook 1092  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Alchemist Quotes

    King is telling him he will always have help, and no matter what happens. This is a confidence builder. “The secret to happiness is to see all the marvels of the world, and never to forget the drop of oil in the spoon.”- The King of Salem pg.32. This quote is important because the King is telling Santiago to enjoy his journey as an adventure, but to never forget his goal, which is to find his Personal Legend. “But this fear evaporates when we understand that our life stories and the history of the world...

    2009 albums, Debut albums, Desert 1303  Words | 5  Pages

  • Captain Strong Case File747

     Captain Strong Case File Jennifer King CJA 747 August 4, 2014 Professor Gary Vernon What philosophical approach do you believe Captain Strong should take in carrying out this project? The Equity theory explains what is going on within Captain Strong’s station. Within the equity theory, there is no way of saying how or who person decide to compare themselves to, or how they place value on inputs and outcomes (More, Vito, & Walsh, 2012). Since the equity theory has shown that performance and...

    Douglas McGregor, Management, Motivation 775  Words | 5  Pages

  • Wayne Beatty v. Canadian Mill Case Study

    Week 11 Case Summary : Wayne Beatty v. Canadian Mill, 2003 BCSC 1053 (CanLII) FACTS Mr. Wayne Beatty, the plaintiff brought a claim against his former employer Canadian Mill Services Association (CMSA), the defendant is suing for wrongful dismissal and contending he is eligible for increased damages due to the way the dismissal was handled. The damages include an additional 13 months’ notice and for the loss of a number of fringe benefits. CMSA is a non-profit forest industry association...

    Board of directors, Chief executive officer, Corporate governance 1501  Words | 4  Pages

  • Captain Macwhirr

    the Speaker’s Attitude In the given passage, Captain MacWhirr, a simple yet mysterious sailor, recollects his past choices and relationship with his now deceased parents. Although the achievement of becoming a captain would normally be praised, the disapproval of his parents reduces the accomplishment in the eyes of the reader, which reveals the attitude of the speaker and defines the captain’s character. The speaker’s diction juxtaposes Captain MacWhirr’s peaceful simplicity with his father’s...

    Behavior, Captain of industry, Death 453  Words | 2  Pages

  • Captain Thunderbolt: Australia's "Lone Bushranger"

    Frederick Ward, known as Captain Thunderbolt, was pursued by regular mounted Police, specially commissioned bounty hunters and enlisted Aboriginal trackers. Everything about Ward was unconventional, especially his choice of an attractive part Aboriginal wife, Mary Ann Bugg, who could rightly be said to be largely responsible for the rampage they embarked upon and their having four children while he was a bushranger. Without the influence of Mary Ann there would be no "Captain Thunderbolt". He was...

    Bushranger, Bushrangers, Captain Thunderbolt 2194  Words | 6  Pages

  • the odyssey quotes

    The Odyssey: Epic Convention Quotes 1. Book XI “How Odysseus Visited the Kingdom of the Dead” (133-149) 2. a. “A multitude of these men swarmed down early in the morning…All through the morning…we stood our ground and held them off, although they outnumbered us.” (106) b. “He thought for a moment that he would kill the man…yet he controlled himself and bore it.” (216) c. “Hear me, Poseiden Earthholder Seabluehair!...Odysseus the conqueror of Troy – the son of Laertes – whose address is...

    Odysseus, Odyssey, Telemachus 868  Words | 3  Pages

  • quotes

    Quote #1 “The birds did not understand Snowball's long words, but they accepted his explanation, and all the humbler animals set to work to learn the new maxim by heart. FOUR LEGS GOOD, TWO LEGS BAD, was inscribed on the end wall of the barn, above the Seven Commandments and in bigger letters (3.10, 3.11)” Big words bad, small words good: it's easier to understand rules when they're simple, but simple rules tend to gloss over the complexities of human society. Like, "don't tell lies" is all...

    All rights reserved, Animal Farm, Bad 427  Words | 1  Pages

  • Captain America as a Rhetorical Superhero

    we can do anything. Superheroes represent qualities that we should all attempt to embody. What Captain America truly represents can be interpreted in many ways, but there are messages being conveyed. The authors of “Captain America: The First Avengers” use rhetoric to express the social ideology that being a hero is not exactly how strong you are, but what values and morals you live your life by. Captain America was created through a technological experiment on the capabilities of the human body....

    Captain America, Human body, Iron Man 1592  Words | 4  Pages

  • Captain Ahab and Moby Dick

    Captain Ahab and Moby Dick: Literary critics point to a variety of themes and juxtapositions when analyzing Herman Melville's "Moby Dick". Some see the land opposed to the sea or Fate opposed to free will. Most mention man versus nature or good versus evil. A perspective that seems overlooked though is the perspective of the self and the other. The self and other is when one discovers the other (something not us) within oneself, when one realizes that one is not a single being alien to anything...

    Elijah, Herman Melville, Moby-Dick 1291  Words | 3  Pages

  • Captain Edith Strong

    Captain Edith Strong In today’s society the employees need to feel appreciated as well as motivated to do his or her everyday job successfully. To run a successful business or police department, the workers must feel as if he or she is satisfied with the results of his or her hard work as well as appreciated for everything he or she has done. If the workers and the officers do not get the praise needed and the proper treatment at work he or she would not want to come to work or would feel as if...

    Constable, Maslow's hierarchy of needs, Need 917  Words | 3  Pages

  • my quotes

    hiyaaaaa ..vvvvvere's to us , the crazy ones . the misfits . the rebels . the troublemakers . the round pegs in the square holes . the ones who see things differgently . we're not fond of rules . and we have no respect for the status quo . you can quote us , disagree with us , glorify or vilify us . about the only thing you can't do is ignore us . because we change things . we push the human race forward . and while some may see us as the crazy ones , we see genius . because the people who are crazy...

    2004 singles, 2005 albums, Conspiracy theory 2173  Words | 7  Pages

  • Reading Quotes

    Wider Reading Quotes! Train spotting- Irvine Welsh • “felt strange telling the truth” • “nervous silence at this strange moronic comment” • “They looked at him as if they hadn’t done anything illegal in their lives” • “amazing…how things like sex and Hibs were nothing to him when he was on smack, suddenly became all important” • “He felt his skeleton and central nervous system briefly rip out of his skin” • “mother superior, sick boy, Rents” Still I Rise – Maya Angelou • “You may...

    Central nervous system, Chinua Achebe, Igbo people 1093  Words | 5  Pages

  • Brooklyn Quotes

    BROOKLYN – QUOTES (VITO MILANA) PART 1: 1 – 49 Miss Kelly’s thick glasses made the expression on her face difficult to read (5) Anyone who is anyone, comes into the shop and I hear everything (5) Rose would think working behind the counter of a grocery shop was not good enough (6) I’m hoping that she’s quick and sharp and dependable, but nowadays you can’t get that for love or money (10) I’m just there until something turns up (11) She remembered the darkness, the cold and the beautiful emptiness...

    200, The Streets, Vivian Solon 1055  Words | 4  Pages

  • Hamlet Quotes

    Hamlet​  quotes     “Frailty, thy name is woman!”    Hamlet; Hamlet is angry with his his mother for re marrying as quickly as a he did. He  is saying that a woman changes her mind quickly​ .      “Thrift, thrift, Horatio! The funeral bak’d meats / Did coldly furnish forth the marriage tables.”              ​ Hamlet; it was right after they buried his father that his mother married his uncle. It  happened in such a short time that Hamlet feels like the food from the funeral could have  been used for the wedding tables...

    Characters in Hamlet, Hamlet, Polonius 1440  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Quote

    right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.” -Marilyn Monroe- This quote to me means that everything happens for a reason and it is sometimes for the good and sometimes for the bad. I think that this quote says that Everything that happens in one way or another has a direct impact on who you are. How you look at and react to everything that happens around you goes into defining who you...

    2006 albums, 2007 singles, 2008 singles 692  Words | 2  Pages

  • Tumblr Quotes

    feeling in the world is knowing that someone you used to talk to everyday doesnt care about you anymore When I say, “the other day” it can mean any time from yesterday to 364 days ago. DO YOU EVER JUST SIT THERE AND THINK ABOUT HOW JOHN GREEN’S QUOTE “i fell in love like you fall asleep— slowly at first, then all at once” IS SO FRICKING TRUE BECAUSE ONE DAY YOU CAN JUST BE MINDING YOUR OWN BUSINESS THINKING “hey wow that’s a cute person” then BAM sudDENLY YOUR ENTIRE LIFE JUST GOT SUCKER PUNCHED...

    Cunt, Feeling, Fuck 1453  Words | 4  Pages

  • “Captain of Industry” or “Robber Barons”?

    Captain of Industry” or “Robber Barons”? American Industrial leaders of the late 19th and 20th centuries have earned the right to be calledCaptains of Industry”, although along the way they may have acted as “Robber Barons.”It is a difficult to put any of these people into only one category, because without one there would not be the other. Acting as a “Robber Barron” was merely a stepping stone or a means of moving themselves in a leadership position in order to achieve their goal. These people...

    Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, Lake Charles, Louisiana 1242  Words | 4  Pages

  • Captain Arthur Phillip

    Evaluate the career of Captain Arthur Phillip in his role as the first Governor. Captain Arthur Phillip’s role as first Governor of the colony of New South Wales proved to be efficient and successful despite the difficulties. Difficulties included, limited supplies and the soils around Sydney were of poor quality making cultivation difficult. Tools were scarce and the Marines were unsupportive and not at all interested in instilling the discipline the convicts required. Along with these chaotic...

    Arthur Phillip, Botany Bay, First Fleet 1326  Words | 4  Pages

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