The American Dream: The Balance

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The American Dream Today many Americans have derived their own American dream, whether it be having money in the bank, or having a loving family. Today, According to “The Balance” they have decided that the American dream is, “The pursuit of happiness became the driver of entrepreneurial spirit that defines the free American market economy” (Amadeo 1). This shows their view of the American dream is to have your own business, and make your life comfortable. The question is, is it achievable by all Americans today? Yes, Amadeo may believe that free market and owning a business will bring you happiness, is not the same for all Americans. Many Americans do not look for material wealth, or monetary wealth, but instead they search…show more content…
Why do we care about country, family, and faith? It’s because we need all three to truly pursue and complete the dream, yeah their own, but when all three are taken together they become more, they become true happiness, they fill the gap in your heart, make many Americans satisfied. “We hold these truths to be self evident…”(preamble 1). Americans must hold these three truths to their word, and keep them alive. Without one we do not have the dream. If Americans hold these truths they can experience the true dream, they experience country, family, and…show more content…
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