“You will recognize your own path when you come upon it, because you will suddenly have all the energy and imagination you will ever need”. Finding and choosing your destiny or career while you’re growing up is hard especially when people have certain expectations of you. My mom put in me to choose something that would make me happy because I would have to live with It forever nobody else would and making certain decisions either good or bad can have a great effect in my future. Choosing a path that makes you happy is hard to find but with the help of people around you it can make things easier but it can also make it harder. There are so many choices in life you have to make that can make you or break you.
America, the country that many dream to live in, the country that promises a change to one’s lives and give them opportunities they would never get haven’t they been here. America the great is what they call it, but is this country really that great? Or are we choosing to show the great while we hide major underlying issues that deserve attention? For many years America has painted this picture of a perfect life, perfect job, and perfect family, well what does it take for one to live that lifestyle? They say you come here, pull yourself by the bootstraps and if you just work hard enough you will have everything you need.
The American Dream is a little different for everyone but that is everyone’s goal in life to reach their American Dream. In The Great Gatsby, most of the characters wants to reach their American Dreams. But not all succeed in the process of obtaining it why is this what was stopping some of the characters from reaching the goals? Also the characters in this novel prove that they are hollow and don 't think about others and only look after themselves In The Great Gatsby why do the characters feel like its is in there best interest to only look out for themselves and not the others in The Great Gatsby? The American Dream for most people, is an unreachable dream, but everyone wants to reach it.
While its ambitions prod it toward achievement, this also condemns it to failure. A miniscule statistic of Americans are born with the tools and advantages to provide an increased likelihood of success and achievement. However, the vast majority of successful people had to attain not only the ambition, but also the desire to manage a life full of success and prosperity. To an ordinary citizen, the fear that occurs with failure is petrifying. The intimidation of failure is what drives and influences one to strive toward a greater success.
Have you ever been hopeful for something that exceeds what you already have? You would do anything to make that one thing in your life better. Some people are like that and do whatever they can do to make it happen and some people simply just hope for it to happen there whole life. You will never understand why other people hope for what they are hopeful for. It’s like, always wanting more than you have and you have to do something big about it to make the littlest thing happen.
For example, someones American dream could be to own a store, but since they don't know the language spoken, they quit, which might discourage them from continuing. It sometimes feels like everyone has an assigned role to play, and working against it is arduous. People that want to achieve their dream aren't taken seriously as a result of how they dress and where they live. Others might judge and mock for chasing an “unrealistic,” goal since they don't have money to afford their materials. Without access to support, their talent is often overlooked.
There is also the ability to make it happen, today 's society is full of diverse people and each person has a limitation. Moreover, speaking for those people they can 't achieve the American Dream with disabilities or even life situations. The American Dream is only a possibility for those willing to adapt to change, thus to work brutally and to give the most effort. Some say that hard work is the key to success, but what they don’t realize is that it is all about the mindset to stay positive. In today’s society, the normal day to day attitude of a person can be very pessimistic and that makes them differ from those who are very optimistic.
Success is the highest accomplishment everybody hopes to achieve. It is never easy, but there are still multiple ways to approach it. The American Dream is the equal opportunity every citizen is given to achieve success and prosperity through hard work, determination, and initiative. This “American Dream” is different to each of us and this is due to the fact that each person is different. We each yearn for the things that we hope will in return make us happy.
All immigrants have one thing in common: they are chasing the “American Dream”. The American Dream has many interpretations, but it is commonly defined as “the ideal that every US citizen should have an equal opportunity to achieve success and prosperity through hard work, determination, and initiative”. Success stories of the few who go from “rags to riches” by overcoming their obstacles and unfortunate circumstances through hard work, grit, and perseverance have lingered in the American culture for centuries, but with unemployment rates on the rise, and class mobility rates declining, many are questioning if the American dream is
It is believed that if we have what is seen to be perfect lives, we would be deemed acceptable by society. Unfortunately this is not easy to achieve, because it takes hard work and motivation. Instead of working hard for their goals, most people attempt to find a simple way out. Doing this will not successfully allow a being to achieve their goals, if anything, it would bring them further away from what they want to achieve. If we learn to have ambition, our goals will be more achievable.