The Heroic Qualities Of Odysseus In Homer's Odyssey

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This excerpt shows off the amazing and heroic qualities of Odysseus. This epic poem was written by the poet Homer. In it the main character Odysseus goes throw many adventures showing off his heroic qualities. A few of these being his bravery, willingness to accept help, and that he is backed by a Greek God. One heroic quality of Odysseus is his bravery. This is shown by the quote, "Before long they will stand to the right and left of us in combat, in the shouting,"(ll. 1118). The ability to look at battle as just another fact of life as portrayed by the laid back confident speak of this writing right before, as shown in the lines before, a battle of five or six against around a hundred other men is a clear indicator of bravery. This can

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