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All five incorporate at least one of the themes found in “Paradise Lost” and are broad enough so that it will be easy to find textual support, yet narrow enough to provide a focused clear thesis statement.
These thesis statements for “Paradise Lost” offer a summary of different elements that could be important in an essay but you are free to add your own analysis and understanding of the plot or themes to them.
Despite the volumes written in an attempt to answer this question, scholars studying “Paradise Lost" remain in debate about the subject. Be sure to demonstrate your understanding of what a hero is, and in defending your choice, cite the characteristics and actions that qualify someone as a heroic figure.
Also, keep in mind that throughout “Paradise Lost" Satan and God are not your only options for heroes.
How else does Milton address and engage the reader throughout the text?
Thesis Statement / Essay Topic #5: Milton’s Goal With “Paradise Lost": Mission Accomplished? Be sure to rely upon evidence that you find in the text to support your argument.
263)“Towards him they bend/With awful reverence prone; and…/Extol him equal to the highest in heaven." (Book II, ll.
477-479)“That for the general safety he despised/His own: for neither do the spirits damned/Lose all their virtue." (Book II, ll.
Milton’s intent, expressed clearly in the epic poem’s opening lines, was to “justify the ways of God to men" (Book I, l. What are the ways of God that Milton wished to justify? For further reading, the following sources will provide an excellent starting point : This list of important quotations from “Paradise Lost” by John Milton will help you work with the essay topics and thesis statements above by allowing you to support your claims.
All of the important quotes from “Paradise Lost” listed here correspond, at least in some way, to the paper topics above and by themselves can give you great ideas for an essay by offering quotes about other themes, symbols, imagery, and motifs in “Paradice Lost” other than those already mentioned.