David Suzuki: Why I Chosen To Be My Hero Essay

The amazing person I’ve chosen to be my hero is David Suzki. Heroes can come in all shapes and sizes but, what truly does make a hero? It’s an easy, but difficult question to answer. To me a hero is someone who helps others. A hero doesn’t need to be a god, superhero, president or … Read more

To Kill A Mockingbird Heroism Essay

Nelson Mandela once said, “I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear” (Mandela). Nelson Mandela, one of the most admired world leaders of all time, went through the same journey to … Read more

Courage Definition Essay

Courage by definition is “the attitude of facing and dealing with anything recognized as dangerous, difficult, or painful, instead of withdrawing from it; quality of being fearless or brave” (Webster 325). Whether it is fighting for our country, risking your life to protect that of others, or simply being able to stand up for what … Read more

Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad

The novel “Lord Jim” by Joseph Conrad is a story about a sailor named Jim who has to go through life trying to put a hideous act of cowardice behind him. He has no place to call his own, and it seems as though his history follows him everywhere he goes. This makes it difficult … Read more