Flash Player 9 (or above) is needed to view presentations.
We have detected that you do not have it on your computer. To install it, go here.

Like this document? Why not share!

Human strength and human weakness






Total Views
Views on SlideShare
Embed Views



0 Embeds 0

No embeds



Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft Word

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Human strength and human weakness Human strength and human weakness Document Transcript

  • Human Strength and Human Weakness<br />DEFINITION<br />Ambition- ambition is the desire to achieve your personal goals and to be the best that you can be. You are ambitious if you keep trying and you don’t give up. <br />http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/ambition<br />QUOTES<br />-Marcus Aurelius<br />Marcus Aurelius was a Roman Emperor from 162-180<br /> “Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.”<br />-Salvador Dali<br /> Salvador Dali was a prominent Spanish Catalan surrealist painter born in Figueres.<br />DEFINTITION<br />Duty – a job or a task that one is expected or required to do out of respect. For example, it is a mother’s duty to care for her children.<br />http://www.google.ca/search?hl=en&source=hp&q=define%3A+duty&aq=f&aqi=g10&aql=&oq=&gs_rfai=&safe=active<br />QUOTES<br />“Duty is the most sublime word in our language. Do your duty in all things. You cannot do more. You should never wish to do less.”<br />-Robert E. Lee<br />Robert E. Lee was a career United States Army Officer and combat engineer.<br />-Dick Cheatham<br />Dick Cheatham is an accomplished historical interpreter <br />DEFINITION<br />Vice- is to be dishonest and to do things that are corrupt on a regular basis.<br />http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/vice<br />QUOTES<br />“Search others for their virtues, thy self for thy vices.”<br />-Benjamin Franklin<br />Benjamin Franklin was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. A noted polymath, Franklin was a leading author and printer, satirist, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, inventor, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat. As a scientist, he was a major figure in the American Enlightenment and the history of physics for his discoveries and theories regarding electricity. He invented the lightning rod, bifocals, the Franklin stove, a carriage odometer, and the glass 'harmonica'. He formed both the first public lending library in America and the first fire department in Pennsylvania<br />“Vices are often habits, rather than passions.”<br />-Antoine Rivarol<br />Antoine Rivarol was a French writer and epigrammatist.<br />DEFINTITION<br />Virtue- a good or admirable feature. To be good honest person. <br />http://www.google.ca/search?hl=en&source=hp&q=define%3Avirtue&aq=f&aqi=&aql=&oq=&gs_rfai=&safe=active<br />QUOTES<br />-Confucius Quotes<br /> Confucius was a Chinese thinker and social philosopher of the Spring and Autumn Period.<br />“The power of a man's virtue should not be measured by his special efforts, but by his ordinary doing”<br />-Blaise Pascal <br />Blaise Pascal was a French mathematician, physicist, inventor, writer and Catholic philosopher.<br />