Students, the most powerful stratum of the society, know the importance of environment and nature sustainability. Nature has endowed us with all the resources to which maximum beneficiary is human beings. Nature has full proof system of protection of all the creatures and environment subject to check...
Beauty is a combination of qualities that give pleasure to the senses. It is an inborn instinct in human to appreciate beauty. Beauty both of nature and of human form have been a powerful attraction for men and women of all times and climes.
A beautiful object fills the heart with joy and delight...
The beauty of nature is so intense it can be overwhelming.” In comparing and contrasting “How the old Mountains drip with Sunset” with at least one other poem, compare and contrast how the awesome aspect of nature is depicted in your collection.
The poems “How the old Mountains drip with Sunset” by...
Preserving Nature, Preserving Us.
When John Berger suggests, “It is within this bleak natural context that beauty is encountered, and the encounter is by its nature sudden and unpredictable” (Berger 92) he establishes that even though there are rare moments of beauty found in nature, none of them...
Gerard Manley Hopkins wrote this poem ‘Pied Beauty’, which used the tone of contradiction to convince readers to praise and be thankful to God, as He had given us whatever we have. On the other hand, ‘Hunting Snake’ written by Judith Wright created the tone of tense by illustrating the reactions of the...
The overall theme of this poem is to enjoy nature in its element. Filling your senses with the beauty and wonder of nature is not a waste of time but the normality of life. Nature is spiritual, uplifting, vital and a soul-cleansing for the whole person. However, people sometimes...
is the relationship between landscape and psychological well-being? After defining this relationship, discuss how the presence or absence of natural beauty in your environment affects your psychological well-being on an everyday basis. Give at least one specific example.
In my opinion the obvious environmental...
inward sphere.’ For the heart is the meeting-place of all the forces – spiritual and physical, light and dark, that compete for dominance in man’s nature. . . .” (McPherson 68-69). McPherson’s “heart” is the key to understanding the role of women in Nathaniel Hawthorne’s tale, “The Birthmark.”
We all strive for beauty if not for perfection. We all strive for the better and have never been achieved contentment. As I have read the literary pieces, I have learned how people give their own defifition of beauty.
John Keats’ “Ode on a Grecian Urn” is a Romantic ode in Iambic Pentameter. It describes...
In The Tortilla Curtain, T.C. Boyle’s strong use of symbolism through nature and wildlife significantly reflects and portrays both the similarities and differences of the characters, their lifestyles and the conflicts between two worlds. Throughout the novel, the author uses the setting of Topanga Canyon...
Nature: Beautiful or destructive?
Almost every entity in this universe has an opposite. Amongst some examples are the opposite of cold is hot, the opposite of water is fire, love of hate, and beauty of destruction. This idea can even be explained by the theories of science, such as Newton’s 3rdLaw...
Find a photo or a painting which you think is beautiful. Explain why you think it is beautiful. (Attached the photo or painting in your appendix)
Beauty is a characteristic of a person, animal, place, object, or idea that provides a perceptual experience of pleasure, meaning, or satisfaction. In my...
“Healing Power Of Nature
In William Wordsworth poetry’’
“M.A English B.Ed” Section: “C”
Talia Farooq => 157
* Stages of Literary Vision of Nature
* Stage 1
* Stage 2
10 September 2010
Beauty in the Breakdown
For many writers and musicians, some of the best artistic works are born from moments of heartbreak and loss. This motif can be traced all the way back to Anglo-Saxon poetry. It is most noticeable in an elegy...
November 26, 2013
Nature and the Unfamiliar:
Examining the Divergence of Tone in the Travel Writing of Bartram and Waterton
Human experience within nature is a broad, ever-expanding subject of study, wherein one is limited to either divulging personal experience or interpreting...
Nature can nurture and bring peace and comfort
Nature is often thought of as an escape from the business of life. The fact that it somehow gives a feeling of comfort and inner peace to those who appreciate its beauty, only confirms the great affect it can have on people and their delicate emotions...
How Cleanliness and sense of beauty can influence the life of an individual
How Cleanliness and sense of beauty can influence the life of an individual
Cleanliness is a great virtue. It is the habit of keeping the body and all our things free from dirt. It is said...
Treatment of nature by romantic poets
Nasser ud-din sofi
Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University Rajouri.
Abstract: The poetry of the English Romantic Period contains many descriptions and ideas of nature. All these
authors discuss in varying degrees, the role of nature in acquiring meaningful...
There are many definitions to the word beauty. Every person has a different way of determining if someone is beautiful. Many people from different cultures, places, and times define beauty differently. Body art, genetics, and even body modifications are considered beautiful by different people...
Hopkins presents his poem to us in a most unusual way. The first thing one notices is the odd language used: dappled, couple-colour, pied, brinded etc. Along with that we come to realize that all of these words have the same meaning, which is to be of different shades, colours....
“Getting Along with Nature” he inquires toward what relationship exists between humankind and nature. He questions the morality of human actions toward nature. His argument starts with the basic premise that humans need nature but at the same time this dependence forces changes to nature. Berry discusses...
language to convey his compelling relationship with nature to the reader, which can be understood easily. Wordsworth hoped that his poetry would help us ‘to see, to think and to feel’ and this it has done. His poetry heightened my appreciation of nature’s beauty and appeal through his use of simple, everyday...
The Importance of Experiencing Nature
The more technologically savvy our society becomes and as our cities become larger and more urbanized our connection with nature gets weaker and weaker. It is difficult to remember the natural beauty of a 100 year old oak tree while you dwell in the city where...
Beauty is everywhere. It can be pure and simple. Beauty can be found in the smallest places or when one is least expecting it. If something is beautiful, it is meant for people to stop and stare. Beauty should be appreciated. Beauty brings smiles to people’s faces, and in beauty people find happiness...
divided into two parts: the octet (lines 1-8) and the sestet (lines 9-14). The poet has established the theme of the poem that the beauty of a woman is greater than that of nature with the use of literary devices such as: personification, rhyme scheme and imagery.
Personification is used throughout...
we are reading fairytales are that the good always triumphs, and the villains suffer their just end by the conclusion of the story. However the evil nature of the villains is hardly ever studied beyond the surface level, and if we are to look closer at them we would discover the many layers beneath their...
2.3 million hunted migratory birds such as doves or waterfowl
• 1.1 million hunted other animals such as woodchucks and raccoons
How strange that Nature does not knock, and yet does not intrude! ~Emily Dickinson, letter to Mrs. J.S. Cooper, 1880
I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to...
of 'Pied Beauty' and 'Composed Upon Wesminster Bridge'
Pied Beauty by Gerald Manley Hopkins and the Sonnet: Composed Upon Westminster Bridge by William Wordsworth, both show the beauty of life and the world around us. The only difference is that the petrarchan Sonnet written by Wordsworth...
Keats tells us that truth is beauty and beauty is truth. Wilde tells us that all art is useless. Huxley shows us that, “Where beauty is worshipped for beauty's sake as a goddess, independent of and superior to morality and philosophy, the most horrible putrefaction is apt to set in. The lives...
humanity which Nature, in one shape or another, stamps ineffaceably on all her productions.” Every human being has one imperfection or flaw. This is a simple thing of human nature. It is one choice whether to let that certain imperfection define whom a person is. Even define the outer beauty of one person...
real concern should be with man's "immortal instinct," his "sense of the Beautiful," and particularly with the gap between our instinctual sense of Beauty and our inability to recognize it, except in "brief and indeterminate glimpses" (505). In the poem "Crossing Brooklyn Ferry," Walt Whitman gives voice...
of the beauty of nature” (The Metropolitan Museum of Art).Asher B Durand continued Thanotopsis (1850) inspired by William Cullen Bryant poem he took the creative power of the romantic poem and converted into a masterpiece. Asher B Durand was a romantic genius portraying power emotion and beauty.
Beauty in the Holocaust – striking because of the contrast
In “The Shawl”, Cynthia Ozick shows the life of Magda, Rosa, and Stella in the
Holocaust. In the story, she presents the soldier’s lifelessness and inhumanity along
with Magda’s fragility and innocence. Ozick...
THE BEAUTY OF HEAVEN based on Rev. 21:9-21
By Glenn Pease
Among the world's famous short stories is the one called, The Lost Words Of Love, by the French writer, Mendes. It is the fascinating tale of how an evil spirit sought to ruin man by stealing three words out of his vocabulary. The three...
The sense of beauty has a more important place in life than proven theory has ever taken in philosophy. The plastic arts, with poetry and music, are the most conspicuous monuments of this human interest, because they appeal only to contemplation, and yet have attracted to their service, in all civilized...
chose not to be painted gold, and instead kept her natural beauty.
Mie Prefecture is located almost at the heart of Honshu Island, on the coast facing the Pacific. Having maintained its traditions, sustained its bountiful and beautiful nature, and preserved its history and culture, Mie is rich and possesses...
BEAUTIES OF NATURE
We live among the beauties of nature and beauties of nature live in us. All around can be seen the mysteries of nature. Both the animate and the inanimate objects of nature offer new scenes like a film on the screen. Nature is an integral part of our lives. But even while...
Gerard Manley Hopkins
Gerard Manley Hopkins
Glory be to God for dappled things –
For skies of couple-colour as a brinded cow;
For rose-moles all in stipple upon trout that swim;
Fresh-firecoal chestnut-falls; finches’ wings;
Landscape plotted and pieced – fold...
that leads to the reader's appreciation of the "mental pictures" the poet is attempting to convey.In the poem's title, "Pied" indicates the kind of "beauty" that Hopkins will praise—multi-colored things, and is defined as......having patches of two or more colors, as various birds and other animals:The...
considerable use of repetition of words like ‘pipe, happy, and song’ also make the poem sound child like as it gives it a simple yet honest and content nature, and sounds like the sort of thing a child would read, like a nursery rhyme.
Another theme outlined here by Blake is the idea of freedom. In ‘The...
Wordsworth’s Connection to Nature
William Wordsworth is one of the famous authors from the Romantic era. Romanticism was an era which began to change during the French Revolution and continued through the Industrial Revolution. This genre of writing was different from previous genres. Romanticism...
and Lambeth, Surrey bank in what is now Greater London, England.
The content of the poem describes how the persona of the poem contemplates the beauty of the morning of London from the Westminster Brigde. He describes how everything at sunrise looks splended. Wordsworth uses a sonnet to decalre his...
常所听不到的声息，…使诗人们听见了暮色移动的潜息或青草萌芽的幽响。”Solitude, shielding all the secular troublesome from poets, gifts them with a crystal mind which can reflect the beauty nearby and make it shining. And the magical feeling it brings these is a combination of peace and joyment, leaving them with enough room for meditation...
Earth, a three dimensional world viewed through our human selfish full eyes, feels soothed, while reflected light form beautified scenery touches us, where nature sings and dance. Cool fresh breeze of air moving swiftly touching us quences the thirst, we adore. Songs sung by birds to express...
The nature of religious belief as seen in the Life of Pi
Ever since mankind began to wonder about the meaning of life and the reason for life and death, there have been countless explanations and beliefs that evolved into religions. Different experiences with the environment and society have led to...
Beauty is a part of nature that fulfils our needs, but not physical ones such as food to eat, water to drink, clothes to wear and place to stay. It is a passionate desire to satisfy your heart. Beauty appears in form of colour, like red, yellow and green; outline, like straight, curl, and curve; motion...
Pied Beauty Essay
Explain the ways the poet expresses his admiration for nature and god.
The poem Pied Beauty written by Gerard Manley Hopkins is a Curtal Sonnet that was written in 1877. The main focus of this piece of anthology is the author’s view on god’s creation of nature and how...
In Shelley’s “Hymn to Intellectual Beauty,” we see throughout many hints as to the nature of his sublime, but we are never able to view it directly. This is in keeping with the body of Shelley’s work, wherein the sublime is often alluded to, but seldom shown. In addition, it is impossible to ignore...
According to Edgar Allan Poe, ?Beauty is the sole legitimate province of the poem.? Examine ONE or TWO poets studied on the course in the light of this statement.
When examining the poetry of Edgar Allan Poe it is strikingly evident that the notion of aestheticism was key to his intentions as...
Cinderella’s Beauty In the African and Native tale of Cinderella the beauty of young maiden is not that of which first comes to mind in modern society. Her beauty is that of deeper meaning. In the modern world of today beauty is expressed as a very attractive or seductive looking person. However, beauty is defined...
traditions of love in the
Western world is Platonism. Originating with Plato’s
writings on love (mainly the Symposium whose explicit
subject is the nature of love and Phaedrus, but also the
Republic and the Laws), the tradition flourished through
Aristotle, Plotinus and the revival of neo-Platonism...
Nature is an integral part of our lives. But even while we appreciate the blessings she bestows on us, we forget that we are plundering her treasures and thereby denying our children the pleasure of enjoying nature in all her abundance and variety in the future. The beauty of nature has been extolled...
Nature VS Philosophy
Robert Frost is one of the most famous and beloved poets of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Nature is the subject of many of his poems. Although he is well educated in botany and biology and his content is factual, there is always a connection between nature and a...
11 November 2014
Re-thinking Beauty and the Beast
In Europe, the 1700s was a different time than present day America in which Marie Le Prince de Beaumont’s and Disney’s version of Beauty and the Beast was written and made. Europe in the 1700s was very religion based, meaning that God always...
sentence, such as how when Sylvia sees the beauty of the ships going further out to sea the repetition of the S sound is used to draw the readers attention to the sentence. Maybe to hint at an epiphany or create foreshadowing clues such as how after seeing the beauty of the world such as the ships leaving...
Analysis of Gerard Manley Hopkin's Pied Beauty
Line1: Glory be to God for dappled things –
Hopkins' Pied Beauty is a tribute to the beauty of nature as the work of the creator God. As a Jesuit priest, Hopkins often introduced the theme of God's magnificence in his poetry. Line 1...
NATURE BY DESIGN
PEOPLE, NATURAL PROCESS,AND ECOLOGICAL RESTORARTION
A group of designer at Disney produce a theme park with a grand view of the wilderness in the form of a themed hotel. A design build on carefully contrast ideas of nature. The idea for the project was supported by...
Abbey, Wordsworth shows a strong connection between the inner emotion of man with the outside findings of the world. Relating the heart of man with nature. As Phil Cousineau states in Once and Future Myths, “Myths are stories that evoke the eternal because they explore the timeless concerns of human...
Manley Hopkins is admired for the highly original use of rhythm in his poetry, a quality that can be seen in the following poems, “The Windhover,” “Pied Beauty,” and “Hurrahing in Harvest.” A windhover, also known as a kestrel, is a small type of falcon. These three poems express Hopkins’s devotion to the...
In this essay, I am going to explore and analyze how Gerard Manley Hopkins marries the two themes of religion and nature together in his poem, “Pied Beauty”, and how these ideas are presented in terms of language, form, and structure.
Firstly, Hopkins presents these two themes through peaceful imagery...