Free Essays on National Hero

  1. Jose Rizal. Why is he a national hero>

    Christian Eero Adolfo Why Jose Rizal is our National Hero For me, I agree that Jose Rizal is declared as our national hero for the reasons that: 1) He influenced a movement against Spanish colonizers through a peaceful way 2) He was a selfless, self-denial, and what made him admirable is...

  2. Hero of market

    Hero Honda Rebranding To Hero Motocorp Marketing Essay A marketing strategy allows an organization to concentrate its limited resources on the greatest opportunities to increase sales and its competitive advantage. Often companies will spend a ton of money on promotional activities that don't get...

  3. What Is Meant to Be a Hero

    means to be a hero. Now write about one of your heroes, explaining what this person had done to make them a hero in your eyes. A hero involves not only about courage, noble deeds, and outstanding achievements, but also the bravery to make difference and a heart full of love. My hero is Dr. Jose P...

  4. The Ubiquitous Hero

    The Ubiquitous Hero For someone who has never picked up a comic book, the first and most obvious question is what it offers those fascinated by them. From established titans to well-received newcomers, there are a variety of archetypes and mechanisms that run throughout the entire genre. On the surface...

  5. To What Extent Was National Socialism Fascist?

    National Socialism is a complex historical concept, which amalgamates elements of nationalism, socialism and particularly fascism. However it cannot be treated as a notion or a term as there are hardly any definitions that would fully characterize its aspects. No one has a precise explanation but many...

  6. Rizal vs. Pacquiao

    COMPARISON A Reaction Paper: Literally speaking, HERO is a person admired for his brave and humane deeds. Everyone can be a hero in their own ways even in simple and little ways. As long as there’s a need and thought of helping, it is always given that Hero is always there willing to do everything just...

  7. Women in Islam

    apologize for their weaknesses, women for their strengths. Because man and woman are the complement of one another, we need woman's thought in national affairs to make a safe and stable government. "....Are those equal, those who know and those who do not know? It is those who are endued with understanding...

  8. Kanniya

    |Star Wars | |Epic Hero: |Epic Hero: | |Larger than life: defeats monsters (Grendel, giants, sea...

  9. reaction on the movie, JOSE RIZAL

    Rizal runs his life. While watching the movie, I felt mixed emotions given the fact that it was made to help us, Filipinos, understand what our national hero had done for the country. It shows how Rizal really love his mother country for him to sacrificed his own life. The film also works through a...

  10. Terrorist

    that live together and marry with own country people. For example, if National hero lecture that big family is one of the best happiness in the world, Citizens will think that happiness because they always believe national hero ,so they follow his words. However, The government may not give all married...

  11. The Odyssey - Homer’s Folk Epic

    A True Hero Homer’s folk epic The Odyssey introduces one of the most prominent characters in literature; Odysseus the hero of the Greek tragedy. When reading The Odyssey we venture with Odysseus through his ten-year journey from the battlefield of Troy all the way to his homeland of Ithaca. The...

  12. english

    Vargas as a hero? Do you think he makes a convincing case? If not, what additional evidence do you think he needs to present? In my opinion O’Conner see him like a hero because he already had so many success in different type of events at Huff-po also like a freelancer for major national magazines...

  13. Bill Gates and Warren Buffet : The Greedy Bastards of wealth

    easily be mistaken in a hero role. They seem to lack flaws, have non-human like perseverance and foresight, and they both seem to be doing the right thing to the naked eye. But when more things are considered in the big picture view both of these men fit the role more of an anti-hero or not even that at...

  14. Striking Media Reaction to 9/11 in an Insecure Nation: The Discussion Between Writers

    types of stories they wrote. These attempts link to the media only choosing to cover certain aspects of post 9/11 events that revolves around the national myth of invincibility while hiding the rest. Books as well as online articles have emerged regarding the media and how they interpret events post...

  15. Nelson Mandela

    Nelson Mandela A person that is able to think beyond himself and help those around him is the authentic definition of what it is to be a hero. Throughout the many struggles that a human can endure in their lifetime, it is possible for them to overcome very troubling circumstances, no matter...

  16. Mmeee

    Napoleon joined the army of the new government. Hero of the Hour In October 1795, fate handed the young officer a chance for glory. Napoleon and his gunners greeted thousands of royalists with a cannonade. The attackers fled. Napoleon Bonaparte became the hero of the hour and was hailed throughout Paris...

  17. The Odysseus by Homer

    like Superman. Odysseus in the other hand is a Greek’s mythical hero who is not perfect, but he possesses god-like (Greek’s god) traits. Homer’s Odysseus is categorized as epic story; thus, scholars call Odysseus epic hero. An epic hero is basically “the main character or protagonist in an epic that...

  18. The Image of Cowboy in American Illustrations

    usually described as hedonistic or nihilistic, is often blamed for the decline of American (and not only – with regards to the process of dispersal) national character. While there is probably a lot to dislike about the popular culture, it also creates figures and heroes whose significance should be widely...

  19. Scissors

     Do you konw Hiddink, Guus? He was coach of Korea National Football Team. He became a hero after 2002 FIFA Korea-Japan World Cup. There are three reasons why I admire him. First, he kept his way. He knew the weakness of  players and had a long plan for them. He pointed lack of physical strength and pride...

  20. My 5 Year Plan

    Pratap, Sivaji, Saheed Bhagat Singh who have sacrificed their lives for the sake of the country. Among them I prefer Mahatma Gandhi as my favorite hero. The place of Gandhi in the history of India is assured among the greatest personalities. In his period many intellectuals and brilliant people were...

  21. Explain Why Sport Holds Such a Revered Position in Australian Culture

    sport, as a way to change their status in life, examples of this is Lionel Rose in Boxing and Yuovone Goolagong in tennis. This led to a growth in national identity as the Australians ethos of egalitarian was reinforced by this. In rural areas sporting clubs such as bowling and racing clubs were created...

  22. W.E.B Du Bois

    black leaders. In 1905, he founded The Niagara Movement, which later became the principle ideological basis for a separate association known as The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Within the organization, he founded and wrote for the NAACP journal, The Crisis. About...

  23. seabiscuit

    training, and became a hero to the people of the great depression. With four million out of work by 1929. American horses was at the peak of the time, and people were able to identify with Seabiscuit. He looked as beat up as America was at the time. This little horse was a hero to many. Works Cited ...

  24. Biography of Jose Rizal

    Realonda[6][7] (June 19, 1861 – December 30, 1896), was a Filipino nationalist, writer[8] and revolutionary. He is widely considered the greatest national hero of the Philippines.[9] He was the author of Noli Me Tángere, El Filibusterismo and a number of poems and essays. He was executed on December 30...

  25. Byronic Hero

    Byronic Hero – Romantic Hero – Tragic Hero – Anti-Hero During the Romantic Era, a hybrid of the Romantic Hero evolved out of the writings of Lord Byron and the combination tragic hero/romantic hero/anti hero characterization of many of the protagonists in Gothic Novels. Frankenstein is considered...

  26. Media in Society

    broadcasts has a limited number of options as to how the working classes are portrayed. The bottom line is audience share and advertising income. The national audiences will only tolerate certain portrayals of the working classes that agree with their opinions, experiences and preconceptions. But the American...

  27. Hero

    What is a hero? A hero is someone who tries to have a positive impact on someone else. A hero can be a person like a teacher to someone like a surgeon trying to save a life. In some instances, a person does not realize the impact they are making on the individuals around them or they are not trying...

  28. Theodore Roosevelt and the Environment

    City. Many people remember him as the 26th President of the United States. However, many people don't realize that Roosevelt was also an environmental hero. At the age of eight he started The Roosevelt Museum of Natural History. Although he captured and killed many animals, he did it to study them, not...

  29. Heros

    that were not his. He was a hero; he saved my life and made it possible for my sister and me to stay together. Because of this great man who was well into his late 40’s when I meet him, two children were able to stay in the family that we were born. That is what made him a hero. I recently asked a seven...

  30. The Concept of a Hero for Each of Everyone

    HERO The concept of a hero can be defined in many ways. Many individuals believe to call someone a hero is to give them tremendous power. Certainly that power may be used for good, but it may also be used to destroy individuals. Some of society’s concept of a hero goes back to their childhood figure...

  31. Beat Movement

    communist Soviet Union. This allowed for American condemnation and even for the persecution of rebellious and social nonconformists as threats to U.S. national security. It was in this atmosphere the writers came forward to declare their alienation and disgust from what they saw as the epitome of deplorable...

  32. Beowulf: Aspects of a Hero

    A hero fears not, death, nor destruction of his own being, but instead risks all that he is, for what he believes to be right, moral, and just. Beowulf was during the Anglo-Saxon era, when heroic deeds and loyalty to one’s leader were traits of a person that lived on forever. Beowulf is an epic and...

  33. Trainspotting and Scarface - Review

    Pfeiffer plays the icy role of Elvira Hancock, who marries the bad guy. The story is character driven, focusing mainly on the lead role of Tony, the anti-hero and protagonist, his meteoric brutal rise, and climatic fall in the Miami drug trafficking underworld. The cinematography is excellent, the use of lighting...

  34. The Byronic Hero: Not a Misnomer

    The term Byronic Hero and its use to describe the anti-hero is a misnomer, but when studying the life and writings of George Gordon, otherwise known as Lord Byron, it becomes an accurate description. A hero, by its very definition, is a figure distinguished by noble ideals, courage under fire and exceptional...

  35. Hero Paper

    Satan as a Hero The title "Hero." A profound word, reserved for only the most famous of characters. Since the day of its inception into the English language it has represented an almost superhuman character. In many cases the hero is one who stands above the crowd, one who fights what is wrong and seeks...

  36. Robert E. Lee

    his life after the war. Robert E. Lee was born at Stratford Hall Plantation in Westmoreland county Virginia, the fifth child of Revolutionary war hero Henry Lee also known as Light Horse Harry and Anne Hill Lee. Lee's parents were members of the Virginia gentry class and true Tuckahoes. Tuckahoe was...

  37. Gandhi the Hero

    meaning great soul is considered as a hero throughout our history. A hero is a person who shows courage and bravery and inspires everyone with its selfless nature; they perform good deeds and are admired for their noble work. Mahatma Gandhi, who is a well-recognised hero, was known for his inspirational non-violent...

  38. Joan of Arc as an Epic Hero

    enemies, and ability to lead her people to supremacy are all characteristics that allow her to be defined as a literary hero of epic proportions. Joan of Arc, a great and powerful hero, emerged during the era of the Hundred Years War between England and France. At the early age of 13 she began hearing...

  39. Beo, the hero

    western civilization to be considered a hero: wisdom and fortitude. These modern heroes have wisdom and fortitude. Did Beowulf possess these traits? Beowulf shows he is a hero through both his wisdom and fortitude throughout his adventures. Beowulf is a great hero because he possesses both wisdom and fortitude...

  40. Mlk History

    association. The United States Supreme Court decision declaring Alabama law segregation on buses illegal was the victory from which King emerged as a national hero and r esulted in the formation of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. He inspired people of all races and ethnic backgrounds to join in...

  41. Hero

    Hero Essay A hero is defined as a woman or man of distinguished courage or ability, admired for their brave deeds and qualities, or according to classical mythology, a being of godlike prowess and beneficence that often came to be honored as a divinity. An example of an epic hero is Beowulf, who came...

  42. Macbeth: the Downfall of a Tragic Hero

    Macbeth, many instances lead to the downfall of a tragic hero. A tragic hero is a character of courage and strength, who makes bad decisions that lead to tragedy. In this play, tragedy is caused by Macbeth and this makes him the tragic hero who causes his own downfall and the downfall of others. The...

  43. What Is a Hero?

    Hero What is a hero? There are so many different answers to this question. Everyone has their own opinoin. You can't give the title strictly to Spiderman or Batman. Not even Superman deserves to be soely called a so - called 'hero'. Wouldn't it be nice to live in a fairytale world where...

  44. Hero

    The media has taken the true meaning of hero out of headlines Kyle McGuire English 122 Instructor Amanda Smothers November 18 2013 Abstract Reality television, pop stars, celebrities, and athletes are the highlight of today’s media. These are the new generation of heroes and role models for our...

  45. Shakespeare

    The Question is Not “To Be or Not To Be” but “How to be” William Shakespeare, rightly called England’s national poet is considered as the world’s pre-eminent dramatist. His works include thirty eight plays, one fifty four sonnets and two narrative poems. Though the authorship of the works are...

  46. The First American

    role in establishing the University of Pennsylvania and was elected the first president of the American Philosophical Society. Franklin became a national hero in America when as agent for several colonies he spearheaded the effort to have Parliament in London repeal the unpopular Stamp Act. An accomplished...

  47. Is Donnie Darko a Hero

    right at the very end, despite all of Donnie’s actions and the nature of the plot, I would argue that Donnie is the good guy in the story. He is the hero and he ends up really saving the day. In the film, it is the middle of the night when a very strange looking rabbit figure, Frank, comes to Donnie’s...

  48. Characteristics of a True Hero

    misconception that a hero is one that can do super human things. We paint a picture that he can swing from a web, soar through the sky, or lift a car off of a bridge in the nick of time. Yet, in the midst of all the dreams and colors, we hear Emerson’s view of the characteristics that define a true hero. In the...

  49. hhhdhdh

    determination that will never surrender, and no matter how many invaders flooded our shores, he never ceases to meet them with unforgiving steel. He is a hero to the Scottish nation and his example shall be followed by thousands of soldiers to come. In his life, he faces many such situations, and once he...

  50. tragic hero macbeth

    Macbeth was a tragic hero. You would have to firstly have to define those two words. Tragic and Hero. Conventionally a tragic hero is a person of high birth who has a flaw that will lead to their eventual downfall into a pit of hell. For Macbeth this is very true. So how is Macbeth a hero? It is made very...

  51. My Grandfather, My Hero

    enough to know someone that can make the biggest, scariest closet monsters disappear without a trace? Do you have a hero? A hero is a person that influences you to better yourself. A hero should be someone who strives to make the world a better place to live, even by changing one person, who then will...

  52. An Epic Hero Is Superhuman

    An epic hero is a larger than life hero who embodies the values of a particular society. An epic hero is superhuman. He is braver, stronger, smarter, and cleverer than an ordinary person. Epic hero’s tend to be excellent leaders also who inspire many and take chances. Epic hero’s are great things for...

  53. An Examination of the Byronic Hero

    An Examination of the Byronic Hero Literature took many great strides in the eighteenth century, particularly in Britain. Many authors took age-old ideas and time-worn concepts and pushed them to their logical extremes. Lord Byron took the archetypal brooding hero, like Shakespeare’s Hamlet or Satan...

  54. Civil war

    president of the United States, Ulysses S. Grant, embarked with his wife on a two-year tour of the world. At almost every location, he was greeted as a hero. In England, the son of the Duke of Wellington, whose father had vanquished Napoleon, greeted Grant as a military genius, the primary architect of Union...

  55. Tragic Hero 3

    Deanna Elias Mrs. Moretti English 110 13, October, 2010 Tragic Hero They are at the highest of highest points in their lives and then “bam,” their happiness is gone and former admirers are looking down on them. A tragic hero: mostly recognized throughout literature but also throughout our daily...

  56. Blah

    the age 13, however, decided to pursue a tennis career. Ranked No.1 Australian in the Under-18 division in 1996. Captured the Under-18 Australian National Grasscourt title in 1996. Qualified for the 1997 Australian Open aged 15 years and 11 months, the youngest in the tournament’s history. Won the...

  57. Macbeth

    presents a national disaster. Shakespeare’s Macbeth commences and concludes in a similar fashion. It begins with Macbeth defending Scotland against invaders and rebels, while also being drawn to a close with the tyrant defending Scotland from righteous rebels. Macbeth’s transition from noble war hero to oppressive...

  58. About Hero Honda

    HERO HONDA MOTORS Ltd. Hero Honda is the World's No.1 two-wheeler manufacturing company having the trust of more than 5 million customers. The company is a joint venture of Hero Cycles of India and Honda Motor of Japan. Achiever, CBZ, CD Dawn, Karizma, Passion, Pleasure and Splendor are its famous...

  59. Hero Essay

    African-American president, uses many ways to persuade Americans to vote and support him. Therefore, his words lead him toward his actions. Even though a hero is defined by his actions, not his words, it doesn’t mean that his words don’t speak louder than his actions. My parents can be considered heroes...

  60. Devils Nest Ratko Mladic Wanted for War Crimes

    accused of committing egregious atrocities in Bosnia, Mladic is still hiding in Serbia under the protection of the Serbian authorities. Considered a national hero in Serbia, Mladic commands great respect and admiration. How does one explain the non-compliance of the Serbian authorities to accommodate the international...