Lastly how the reader feels throughout the novel/what effect it gives the reader throughout the novel. This is also important because it makes us want to read me and allows to feel the emotions through another person’s eyes. (Scouts eyes) In the novel, Harper Lee shows the injustice that happens to Tom Robinson to be so powerful through the attitude and tones of her characters. Their many tones and attitudes but there is one tone and one attitude that ties this story up into a little red bow. The attitude is hope.
Transcendentalism is one of the most influential fundamentals of man-kind. Transcendentalism is the enjoyment of nature, surpassing yourself to find a greater purpose, and connecting with the Oversoul. In the movie Dead Poet’s Society, one of the professors believed education was meant for teaching people to think for themselves; he believed that if you can’t think for yourself, then you’re not truly living your life, you’re living someone else’s. The man in question was English Professor John Keating. Keating was a true free thinker, he pushed his students to think for themselves.
They both concur heavily that humankind displeased God’s honor by not obeying his predetermined boundaries. The arrogant approach Beatrice takes is enough to convince Dante of her theory. She formats her argument beautifully including a well described creation story depicting the humans as rational creatures God created to love and worship him. Her explanation after reading Dante’s mind in regards to earth, fire and water is superior to Anselm. Both preach humans were crafted to live forever originally, but the trespassing demanded compensation to reinstate God’s dignity as the greatest conceivable being.
The writer’s purpose is that we must respect and understand our elders and that any wisdom we acquire comes with a cost. Our need for spiritual salvation is exemplified as the Mariner begs God for mercy and willingly accepts his punishment. The fact that the Mariner received such a dramatic punishment, yet dealt with it willingly proves that Coleridge was advocating for environmentalism. Why does Coleridge write such a poem and what does he hope that the world will gain from it? As David Jasper explains, “There is a contrasting assumption that, by structuring one's life upon simple 'orthodox' religious formulations, society and the self appear to be self-creating and self-sustaining, paying lip-service to an imagined deity by a suitably respectable code of conduct.” (Jasper) Coleridge hopes to help people understand that they must pay for their sins, and that if they are willing to do so, they will be able to live with their Father again.
Phenomenon of evil in the human heart Evil is a sin, it is a force in nature that presides over, and gives rise to wickedness and corruption. Some may think of evil as a separation from God and usually can be personified by the form of Satan. Phenomenon of evil can exist in many forms that can be hidden within ourselves and others. In the short story "Young Goodman Brown, by Nathaniel Hawthorne, Hawthorne writes about a man whose faith cannot save him from the evil that lies around him and others. In "The Cask of Amontillado" Edgar Allen Poe illustrates that evil can be revealed through revenge, and it only brings malice and cruelty to this world.
The expansion of Israel led followers to believe Jonah was a well-liked prophet and used the expansion as evidence God was on their side. The message for today’s church that Jonah inspires is to treat other people compassion and mercy. Jonah also inspires individuals in today’s church to follow God and do as he wants or there will be consequences. If you do as God wishes there will be rewards but if you don’t do as he pleases, repercussions will be in effect. Just as in the story of Jonah when he did not follow Gods demands his decisions lead them astray into the belly of the fish, modern day Christians feel like they can control their surroundings and their lives and only reach out to God when they are lead astray.
Writers from all over the world use symbolism to enhance their stories and create something so beautiful in each of their pieces. In To Kill a Mockingbird and Night, symbolism was so effective because it provided depth to the text, allowed the reader to break through the surface layer of the story, and gave readers the freedom of interpreting the story in different ways. In Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, the author uses symbolism in her writing to create this bittersweet novel while one of the major symbols was the mockingbird. On page 119, Harper Lee wrote, “...it's a sin to kill a mockingbird, mockingbirds don't do one thing but make music for us to enjoy.. They don't do one thing but sing their hearts out for us.” In this book, the mockingbird took form in two different people from opposite sides of the
Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird has caused a copious amount of controversy over its relevance in today’s society. This marvelous tale is relevant to today’s society. According to the critic Jill May’s article, In defense of To Kill A Mockingbird, it is relevant because Harper Lee herself grew up with the attitudes depicted and the book survived the first period of regional criticism. Quotes from the book’s narrator and lead character, Scout Finch, show us that she, Scout, matures throughout the novel. One reason why To Kill A Mockingbird is relevant is because Harper Lee grew up with the attitudes depicted.
This proves that simplicity in thinking and living life definitely encourages positivity and generates opportunities for a person to achieve great things in life. Having faith heals disappointments towards the ugly truth. Building trust and faith in life is not easy but the fruit sure is sweet. Having faith sparks hope and thus prevents someone from being easily disheartened by demoralizing truth. Lieutenant Dan who believes in his destiny of dying in the war field becomes disillusioned.
But they can follow him to enter his magical world. Pi tries to comfort Richard Parker and encourage himself at the same time. The unreliable first person narration reveals his legendary experiences directly and helps the readers to understand his psychological changes. Pi 's faith and religion not only give him positive energy, but also improve his creativity. The way of narration brings the readers into Pi 's marvellous adventure and makes them no longer consider this is just a fantasy story.