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|If we allow that heroes exist today, they are different than the heroes of the past (|
excepting sports and entertainment heroes), not only in actions but in ...
Emerson's assertion "Every hero becomes a bore at last" has never been more
|"Every hero becomes a bore at last," he reminded others, indirectly remonstrating |
those he had selected for high approval — including his friend across the Atlantic
, Thomas Carlyle, who doted on heroes, and wanted more of that line of secular ...
1908 - 1029 pages
|Every hero becomes a bore at last. Emerson. Representative Mai. Uses of Great |
Men. BORROWING. Poloniim. Neither a borrower nor a lender be : For loan oft
loses both itself and friend, And borrowing dulls the edge of husbandry.
|J. G. Snxs. My Fhmi'lior. Every hero becomes a bore at last. Exnnson. |
Repreaeldative Mm. Uses of Great Mm. BORROWING. Poltmius. Neither a.
borrower nor a. lender be: For loan oft loses both itself and friend, And borrowing
dulls the edge ...
|But generally every bore feels he has the right to do as much talking as he does |
by virtue of his being more entertaining, more knowledgeable, ... "Every hero
becomes a bore at last," wrote Emerson, but every bore remains a hero to himself
|WALTER MITTY RIDES AGAIN Emerson might have been right on the money |
when he pricked the bubble of pretentiousness by writing, “Every hero becomes
a bore at last,” but in this era ofWalter Mitty look-alikes, it may be more
Robert Andrews - 1989 - 343 pages
|Hero-Worship 138 Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duties, and so bear |
ourselves that, if the British Empire and its Commonwealth last for a ... Dr. Samuel
Johnson (1709-1784) English author Every hero becomes a bore at last.
|This is the last justification of hero worship. William James We feed on genius. |
Great men exist that there may be greater men. Emerson Emerson declared that
every hero becomes a bore at last. True history is not made by single heroes.
|By Henry Ward Beecher Quote Rating 75% Topics: Heroes / Heroism Heroism is |
not only in the man, but in the occasion. By Calvin ... By Ralph Waldo Emerson
Quote Rating 75% Topics: Heroes / Heroism Every hero becomes a bore at last.
Susan J. Drucker, Robert S. Cathcart - 1994 - 342 pages
|It is a long way from the Aristotelian hero as a person "not preeminently virtuous |
and just, whose misfortune, however, is brought upon him ... Ralph Waldo
Emerson once said that "every hero becomes a bore at last." In a media age, the
life of ...