[tags: Family, Hero, Mother, Sheriff] - Merriam Webster defines hero as a person who is admired for great or brave acts or fine qualities, with that in mind do you believe the word hero is used a little too loosely nowadays.
With that said my hero is my mother I know that is a cliche for most, but let me explain how my mom carries and executes the traits of a hero.
[tags: Tragic hero, Tragedy, Poetics] - People questioned if Beowulf acts of heroism can really be called heroic.
He may have done it just to gain fame, or made it sound unrealistic so that people would see him as a god.
- In Search Of A Hero For my research paper, I considered investigating many different NHL goalies that have influenced me because I have been an Ice Hockey goalie for 3 years now and I decided to choose Martin Brodeur of the New Jersey Devils because he is considered to be one of the best in the history of the game.
I am interested in him because he has broken every record set by NHL goalies before him and has received several awards for his stellar play over the course of his career.[tags: Definition of Hero] - Aristotle, the Greek philosopher, characterizes plays or stories where the main character is a tragic hero, who confronts his downfall due to fate, his mistake or any other social reason as tragedies.In the novel “One foot in Eden” novel, set in the 1950s in Jocassee, a town in South Carolina, Rash tells the story of a local military veteran who suddenly disappears and the people who are involved in the case.His hybrid style, a mix of old and new techniques, is much different from any other goalie in the league and poses a challenge to other players that face him....[tags: Hero] - We all have someone in our lives who we consider a hero.[tags: Hero, Character, Family, Fiction] - Like Aristotle had once said about tragedy, it is “the imitation of an action that is serious and also, as having magnitude, complete in itself; in appropriate and pleasurable language; …in a dramatic rather than narrative form; with incidents arousing pity and fear, where with to accomplish a catharsis of these emotions.A hero has a few traits that make them so great and stand out like the perfect apple at the top of a tree, heroes must be selfless (willing to put others above themselves in everything they do), patient (able to take a step back and be willing to wait), and modesty (to be free from vanity)....[tags: Christmas tree, Christmas, Hero, Yule] - The word hero has many different meanings and can be found in every culture around the world.I am honored to have such a heroic father who leads by example.First of all, my dad displays bravery in every aspect of his life. He has worked as a Deputy Sheriff in Meade County for over fifteen years....