All this information is important because it shows you that not all stars just care about fame and money. Demi has used her platform to raise awareness about problems that are actually happening in our country. She shows everyone that you don’t have to have a perfect life to be successful. Demi Lovato has changed how some people see mental health. She is one of the greatest ambitious singers and actors, and has changed the entertainment
The concept of a tragic hero can also be applied to real-life individuals. For example, Demi Lovato is a perfect example of a modern day tragic hero. Lovato starts out as someone who is common in social status but becomes noble in character. Further, Demi Lovato worked hard for her career in music, amidst all of the hate she received from others. The setting of which Demi Lovato grew up in was one of loving family members, but also one of hateful peers that didn’t respect her for who she was.
The word “Hero” has many different labels. In “ Heroes Versus Sociopaths” Andrea Kuszewski explains what she thinks the word “hero” means to her. In the article she also talks about sociopaths and what they mean to her. Towards the end of her article she starts to compare and contrast heroes and sociopaths so you can have a better understanding. She quoted, “ They are people who possess extraordinary traits of altruism - selfless concern for the well-being of others - even at the expense of their own existence”, talking about heroes.
Debi Mazar is an actress who stated, “A hero is somebody who is selfless, who is generous in spirit, who just tried to give back as much as possible and help people. A hero to me is someone who saves people and who really, deeply cares.” Heroes are relevant to everyone, because at some point, everyone has had a hero. Sadly, today’s society degrades the meaning of the word “hero”. Heroes are an important aspect of life, but famous people are not always heroes. Scott LaBarge’s essay “Heroes: Why Heroes are Important” is well written because he effectively uses pathos, logos, and karios when explaining heroes to his audience.
Moreover, Lady Gaga has since earned liking for subsequent albums, including one with Tony Bennett, and her performance on the American Horror Story series. (Lady Gaga, biography.com)The hit singles from the albums are "Just Dance" and "Poker Face". In addition, “Poker Face” has gained a lot of fans and it has become the most popular song.
From their initial to their concluding appearances in the play, they exhibited immense and beneficial changes. The most essential ideal that can be extracted from Cyrano de Bergerac is that we all are flawed humans with voids we think we may have, but is up to us to strive to refashion into the best versions of ourselves. It is acceptable to feel doubtful of ourselves but our imperfections will never define us. We all have the strength and capability to change into the individual we yearn to be. At first, it can be challenging but soon we can look back with content.
Through this self-reflection I also understood how my actions effected the people around me and the impact their actions had on me too. As Newton said, every action has an equal in magnitude and opposite in direction reaction. I found out this to be especially true. We say and do many things without realizing just how big an effect they have on the people around us or even our surrounding and environment. For instance in today’s world the standards of beauty are mostly related to models and actors and as such.
Overall, this is why Americans love the captivity genre. But our characters always had hope to come out on top. Like William Samuel Johnson said, “Hope is necessary in every condition. The miseries of poverty, sickness and captivity would, without this comfort, be
The quote by Aristotle “The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons” connects to the world and to The Book Thief. Liesel used her virtues to grow other people. Those in the real world can do that too, whether you are living in a place with a lot of war and sickness, or you are in a place where good is happening. Virtues are very powerful, are you using your virtues for
Even though there are quite a few admirable characters from both Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry and Maus, she should take the MACA. I can understand from certain points of view why she would be shunned for her actions, but if you look at why she did what she did, she showed the true feeling of freedom. I feel that many people can learn from Cassie’s successes and failures, and become a better person not only for themselves, but also for the good of the
Barbra Streisand is a diva; that’s amazing. Celine Dion is a diva; thank you. But if you want to call me a b*tch, that’s not accurate. Because it’s just not in my nature." Ariana Grande may be little, but the pint-sized singer packs some serious punch when she sings or simply gives telling interviews.
Then there was Duke Ellington and Thelonious Monk who met their career demise in the early nineteen forties. But Williams, in continuing to outdo herself, also outdid these heroes of her time in several crucial respects: she played better in her sixties than she ever did, reaching an artistic fulfillment in the nineteen-seventies that was due to the triple coincidence of external circumstances of the music world, those of her personal life, and those of her own creative evolution (The New Yorker). I admire Mary Lou Williams’s strength, persistence and talent, what did in her era was monumental. Being a woman. African-American, composing and arranging music; as well as leading a band was not a common thing back in her time.
Many authors choose to write about characters who experience adversity. In “ How it Feels to Be Colored,” Hurston shows that there will always be difficult times, but being able to learn and take an advantage out of the adversity will show a great benefit. Taking a bad experience and being able to know your worth even if most do not will give you an advantage, Hurston says, “ How can any deny themselves the pleasure of my company? It’s beyond me.” Hurston uses a sense of humor towards discrimnation, The effects of adversity are prominent in my mother’s life. My mom had my father walk out on her when she had a two year old and a newborn.
This quote shows the bond Hulga has with Mrs. Freeman since she is very passionate about deformity. Hulga appreciates Mrs. Freeman because she helps her distinguish a more realistic view life and the world, rather than following the same old good Christian
With the high powered jazz numbers, that keep the show moving forward. In the number, “You Gotta Have A Gimmick” the girls create the world of “Stripping” hoping to explain to Louise how to take the world of stripping by storm. The drum beats that accentuate the ladies hip thrust help create the world very well, and help to create the world that Louise has been thrown in. Overall, the musical Gypsy is an American classic and provided amazing music to the musical theatre cannon. Unfortunately, this stage to screen adaptation is lack luster, leaving much to be desired in the role of Mama Rose.