Similarities Between Anthem And Fahrenheit 451

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Knowledge, experiences, emotions… everything is nothing if not shared with other people. Knowledge amongst many other things in life becomes meaningless and powerless if only kept to oneself. This is shown throughout the two texts, Fahrenheit 451 and Anthem, where in both texts the characters realize this for themselves and then act upon this realization. Knowledge is meaningless/useless if not shared with others. In Fahrenheit 451 there are a couple of important scenes where the author strongly suggest knowledge loses it’s value if not shared. In one scene Guy Montag tries to share the poetry he has read, with his wife’s house guests because he wants them to experience and understand that there is a deeper and more meaningful way of thinking
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