Heracles (Hercules): Birth and Early Adventures
Themes in Heracles (Hercules): Birth and Early Adventures
Little Words, Big Ideas
Strength and Skill
If there's one theme that keeps on popping up throughout Heracles' life, it's strength and skill. In pretty much every story, he performs some incredible superhuman act. In this origin story, we ge...
Jealousy is a major theme in Heracles' life, just like in pretty much every story featuring Hera. From even before Heracles is born, Hera is out to get him because she's jealous of Zeus' constant a...