Martin falls short of hero-worship
, refusing to overlook Nader's tactical errors and personal foibles.
By "pathos of glory" I simply mean: any sort of emotive persuasion tending to glorify the dishonest corporate egoism of a community; its self-projective hero-worship
, and unthinking reverence for authority; its conventional moral prejudices.
has got absolutely nothing to do with giving credit to whom credit is due, but is rather a way of reducing ideas into meaningless 'isms'.
Wild man Harris reveals his hero-worship
for the Irish and British Lions International who was written off by the experts for years.
Why go along with the hero-worship
, so universal in our history textbooks, of Andrew Jackson, the slave-owner, the killer of Indians?
necessarily takes an individualised view of society and social change.
Thomas Carlyle, On Heroes, Hero-Worship
, and the Heroic in History, in The Works of Thomas Carlyle, vol.
Seeing black, Harvey seldom sees beyond the overall color of the frock coat or suit to what may be combined with it: red (the Napoleonic military scarlet of Gericault's hero-worship
and Stendahl's metaphor), or floral tapestry (the waistcoats of the 18th century), or even the color accents and idiosyncratic details of modern menswear.
RAFAEL Nadal usually has neither the time nor the inclination to hero-worship
a sporting idol but he bends his own rules when it comes to Rory McIlroy.