Examples Of Happiness In Fahrenheit 451

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Prevention of Pleasure In the ignorant society in Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, Society is oblivious of their own thoughts. The government wants the society to deny their sadness. Society understands a misconception of happiness. The community thinks that listening to the government’s rules and regulations will help bring them happiness instead, it is preventing them from thinking or expressing happiness. Society finds contentment in obeying the government rather than displaying their feelings. “And if we listen nice, Mr.Montag will be happy and then maybe we can go on and do something else” (Bradbury 95). Society trusts the government’s judgment on happiness. They do not permit themselves to think on their own. Society themselves create

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