It showed Hamilton’s horrific rough patches in his life, but it also showed his constant victories for the American people. Not many men of power during these times understood the struggles of the American people/identity quite like Hamilton did (American Identity, APUSH
(Sarah Ann McGill, Alexander Hamilton, Great Neck Publishing) Hamilton urged the federal government to take over state taxes and the debt left by the war. (Flash Focus: Alexander Hamilton, Lakeside Publishing Group, LLC) In 1789, when Washington was inaugurated, Hamilton became the first Secretary of State. Hamilton, although challenged by people like Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, Aaron Burr, and others, managed to balance the economy.
From building libraries, to handling the Civil War with intelligence, and tying the nation back together and building schools, George Washington had started it all. He was one of our great Founding Fathers of the Constitution, and without a start, there would be nothing. In the same manner, Washington did fought to keep our country from invasion. He was not the type of president to have power over his head and demand unreasonable things. Even after the war, he was one to lead the country back to peace and keep the nation safe and away from
Reading through part I of the “Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin,” there are several traits displayed immediately. From Franklin being extremely ambitious to believing in himself when others didn’t and even not being afraid of competition, he paved a way for many business people to look up to and follow his lead. One of the most important messages received from Franklin’s journey that should be adopted is that of not letting his past effect his future. The narrator states, “I was fatigued with traveling, rowing and want of rest, I was very hungry; and my whole stock of cash consisted of a Dutch dollar, and about a shilling in copper” (Franklin, 1996, p.19). Franklin allowed his in trust in God to never fail which lead him to success; Proverbs 3:5 states, “Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding” (King James Version).
George Washington also acknowledge that he made mistakes himself and is far from a perfect individual but made clear to be open minded of criticism and corrections and to seek challenges by taking the easy routes in life. Washington’s Farewell Address is important part of our history and is taught up till this day to young American children in our schools and by Historians but few people understand the meaning and the importance behind the Farewell Letter. The Farewell Address the federal government, warnings against the party systems, the importance of religion and morality, warnings against forming a permanent foreign alliance, and a powerful military. George Washington has an overwhelming reputation by his military service, his position as our first president of the United States of America, and by leaving his position in office by leaving behind his Farewell Address to give present and future Americans insight on the history of our country and what it’s known for. It’s well encouraged to research what American history is about and how we can apply the Farewell Address into our life by living in peace, exercising our freedom of speech and choice or religions, along with respecting our governments and live in unity to achieve success.
“Mr. Rickey, if I could rub this color off me I’d be as good as any man" ("Robinson and Branch Rickey: Together in history by Steven Marcus”) Jackie Robinson is considered one of Americans heroes. His history and background is distinct from others. His accomplishments are important, and the legacy he has left behind is important to everybody around the world. Read the journey Robinson took throughout his rough career.
Gallant heroes must not back down from a challenge and an audacious hero will take risks to help commoners. Courageous heroes are brave because they are fearless and courageous heros also help out the public. According to Sam Adams, a hero of the revolutionary war once said “ The Constitution shall never be construed... to prevent the people of the United States who are peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms.” By saying this he showed he had respect for the american citizens and their beleifs. Sam was one of the most courageous heros because he was the first person to address the Boston Massacre, the day after the massacre happened!
“No matter what you do you'll never run away from you”. Paul Revere is a hero from the american Revolution. A hero is someone that is courageous, wise, intelligent,and respected. A hero fights battles, struggles at times,works towards something, protects something, or aids someone. They also show pride and determination in what they do.
Even our people in our community just doing the job they love. There are other people who show what heroism is not, by doing crimes and acts of evil. But, anybody can turn into a hero, they can just do selfless acts of kindness for the greater good Hero 's try to make the world a better place, just like Fredrick Douglas and Abraham Lincoln. Another example of heroism in Abraham Lincoln he helped abolish slavery.
As it seems he was a man of unique benevolence, generosity and forgivingness, yet had the intellect to make just and informed decisions. He acted as benefactor for the people in times of tragedy, but was his generosity to the people of Rome was not merely limited to these times. He won several battles and the Parthian war, and improved the integrity of Rome. However, it must be conceded that he did have one very significant fault as an emperor. Which was going by the convention of adopting a successor, and instead naming his own son, Commodus, as successor.
During the time, Hancock was elected and reelected for many important positions that proved how loyal and valuable he was for the defeat of the British. The support for the American Revolution Hancock showed was immense, especially when he became friends with Samuel Adams, another dominant war figure. Samuel Adams, an agitator and legislator who was a fierce patriot, boosted the patriot cause when he was seen with Hancock at events. Hancock also donated gifts to his city to gain their favor for his
When you turn on the nightly news and all you see is the bad in the world, the hurt, and the corruption that has engulfed us as a society, it is nice to see someone do something not because they will get paid or become famous, but because they know its simple the right thing to do. This story fits the concept of a hero most similar to Bernardo’s explaination of a hero. Riggs’ saved his family and risked his life not because thats what people would expect but because he had the responsiblity to take care of them. Just like Bernardo states, he did this “because he loves them and wants to”. Riggs displayed the kind of courage it takes to be a hero.
In The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, being love for each character is the most important on their lives. The love could heart but it is a necessary component of life, and no matter what it takes to get there, it is completely worth it. The Fukú and the Zafa used in this book help to the reader understand the main and important theme. All have a beginning and an end, Trujillo a powerful man who made not only goo buildings to his country, but also he made them suffer.
Donald Trump is one of these people who wants to change the laws of immigration, even though he might not know what they really are. As he has said on his presidential campaign, that he will Enforce Immigration law, because Donald sees the immigration system weak and wants to make it stronger.(koser) Opposing dream act is another thing Trump wants to get rid of because he sees it as giving immigrants, some free money that they “didn 't earn”, but he doesn 't see it as he 's literally taking away children 's education. (koser) Donald Trump wants to enforce the border laws by, building a fence, deploying 25,000 additional border agents, and utilizing predator drones, which a lot of people see as too much because it’s is.
William was a good king. I strongly believe that William was a good king, mainly because he had won many wars for his nation and had given them pride and land to live,work on and rule. Even though that he had raised the taxes really often it was for a good cause, like buy metals and other building material for military purposes or just for building houses for the serfs and their landowners. William was in his time,winning all his wars and bring fame upon his name. He was a good leader and protector for his people because all the invasions that were held in his domain he had successfully held them of and won.