Anonymous asked in Society & CultureMythology & Folklore · 9 years ago

Who is the first famous mentor that pops in your head?

I have to do a presentation soon over mentors in fiction and nonfiction situations and need some ideas.

11 Answers

  • Yvan R
    Lv 5
    9 years ago
    Best Answer

    Ignatius of Loyola founded the Society of Jesus in the 16. century.

    St Francis of Assisi founded the Order of the Friors minors in the 13. century.

    Father Junipero Serra founded 21 Franciscan missions in California in the 18. century on behalf of the Spanish crown.

    Siddharta or Buddha lived in the 5. century BC.

    Hannah Arendt was a major teacher in political philosophy in the US during the 50's and 60's.

  • 9 years ago

    Socrates who mentored Plato, who mentored Aristotle, who mentored Alexander the Great

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago


    The first one that comes to mind is Merlin. He mentors Arthur, Uther, Nimue and several others.

    Chiron, as someone else mentioned, is a very good one. Both fictional.

    Paracelcus is another great teacher of our time - non fictional.

  • 9 years ago

    Fiction- Greek Mythology- Chiron the centaur- half horse half man trained Heracles Roman name Hercules

    trained many other famous heroes but i cant think of there names right now but hope this helps

    Non-fiction- Greek- Arosotile (if i spelled it right)

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  • 9 years ago

    The Dalai Lama

  • 9 years ago

    Obi Wan Kenobi!

  • 9 years ago


    Source(s): Bible
  • Mr Miyagi.

  • 9 years ago

    Aristotle. He was the teacher of Alexander the Great.

  • 9 years ago

    Socrates. or Plato

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