Pushing people to their limit wins you respect and a dose of hero worship.
So the boys had bought him cheap; and now presented him in due and ancient form to Dan Rorke, as a pledge of their hero worship.
Carlyle's theory of "hero worship" has fewer adherents than for half a century.
Here again was a little morsel of hero worship, which, though based on a misconception of fact, was still of influence.
This was a piece of hero worship that he, naturally, could not enthuse over.
The element of hero worship prompts them to demand that the leader shall "do things."
But among any crowd of real boys, it is the limit of hero worship.
In the history of the development of science there are many men well worthy of hero worship.
Mark this girl and follow her, for she is worthy of your hero worship.
Now every one looked at Fred, but these were congratulatory glances, with a bit of hero worship about them.