Success In Death Of A Salesman Essay

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Chasing success Success is the accomplishment of an aim or purpose.Tragedy is an event causing great suffering, destruction, and distress. Such as a serious accident, crime, or natural catastrophe. So why would tragedy have anything to do with success. Success is something so beautiful that people spend their whole life searching for it and some never do, but they still do it. While tragedy cause nothing but heartaches. The answer is sample, the road to success comes with tragedy. In the Death of a Salesman, one man spends his whole life searching for success. But the only things he finds is tragedy. The idea of success consumes him, that he not only thats to believe that he lies are real but that the lies also affects his whole family. “I don 't say he 's a great man. Willie Loman never made a lot of money. His name was never in the paper. He 's not the finest character that ever lived. But he 's a human being, and a terrible thing is happening to him. So attention must be paid. He 's not to be allowed to fall in his grave like an old dog. Attention, attention must finally be paid to such a person.” Linda, Willie’s own wife 's is saying that he needs attention now because life itself refuse to give him the attention that he seeks. That he is not the best person in the word and that he…show more content…
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