Print Friendly, PDF & Email

6)  “The world perishes not from bandits and fires, but from hatred, hostility and sheer apathy”. Comment.(250 words)

Topic: Attitude: content, structure, function; its influence and relation with thought and behaviour; moral and political attitudes; social influence and persuasion.

6)  “The world perishes not from bandits and fires, but from hatred, hostility and sheer apathy”. Comment.(250 words)

 

Why this question:

The question is quotation based and tends to analyse the effect of negative emotions on the society.

Key demand of the question:

One has to explain how the harmful effects of harboring negative emotions far outweigh the harm done by physical acts of theft or loss of material possessions.

Directive:

Commenthere we have to express our knowledge and understanding of the issue and form an overall opinion thereupon.

Structure of the answer:

Introduction: 

Open up the quote in the question statement and explain its meaning.

Body:

Bring out the underlying theme of statement – State how harm done by harboring negative emotions is much greater than done by any physical harm.

Explain through examples/illustrations how negative emotions are detrimental.

Conclusion:

Conclude with a suitable way forward suggesting a framework to address it

CategoriesINSIGHTS