The sentiment of hero-worship was at all times strong in the Romans, and no one was ever the object of more sincere as well as simulated hero-worship than Augustus.
No fault, in this respect, can assuredly be found with the legendary Rama, a very paragon of knightly honour and virtue, even as his consort Sita is the very model of a noble and faithful wife; and yet this cult has perhaps retained even more of the character of mere hero-worship than that of Krishna.
awe-struck tones of hero-worship.
One corollary was the famous doctrine of " hero worship " first expounded in his lectures.
Froude's famous portraiture of Henry is coloured by the ideas of hero-worship and history which the author imbibed from Carlyle, and the rival portraits in Lingard, R.
Again, the worship of Dionysus, and of Demeter and Persephone, is mainly or wholly post-Homeric. The greatest difference, however, lies in the absence of hero-worship from the Homeric order of things.
Blackadder is sick of the hero worship of the children of dead French aristocrats.
All of whom received a fair amount of hero worship throughout the festival.
Little Colin Creevey - Collin Creevy appeared in the second novel and developed an intense case of hero worship for Harry.
The native religion was an admixture of idolatry and hero-worship, of some ethical but little moral force.
This belief was supported by the Delphic oracle, which was largely instrumental in promoting hero-worship and keeping alive its due observance.
The Sicyonians accorded him hero-worship as a "son of Asclepius."
In each of the years 1837 to 1840 he gave a course of lectures, of which the last only (upon " Hero Worship ") was published; they materially helped his finances.
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