Hope has been a prevalent theme throughout American literature. In the play Death of a Salesman, hope has keeps the family working for success in the business world. "Someday I 'll have my own business... Bigger than Uncle Charley 's,"(Miller 18) said Willy, promoting his idea that, in the future, he will be just as, if not more, successful than his brother Willy who is well-off in their society. Willy had so much hope for his future that there were points where he even compared himself to his brother Ben, who ventured to Africa by accident and made a fortune through the diamond mines he discovered. Despite the harsh reality that Willy faced but refused to accept, he still believed in his dreams. He always went out with to the cities with the idea that he can sell more than he ever had before, bringing more money for his family to live comfortably and happily. He always wanted to live out his dreams of wealth and success and never gave up on them no matter what negativity anyone ever had towards his ideas. With this kind of mindset, he was...
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...u can be successful in what you believe in, is driven entirely by hope and persistence. Those two together allow a person to believe in something they really want and to work towards making it happen in real life. Those are the people that never gave into the negativity around them, solely using it as constructive criticism to further improve themselves. Both also prepare people mentally, as a positive mindset will allow someone to work harder than they ever have before. A person who is pessimistic about everything will be lethargic in their process, as they will see the goal as unreachable and that working for it would simply just be a waste of their time. In the end, all anyone needs is some hope, persistence, and a dream and from there they can take themselves as high up in life as they want to achieve their dream and the happiness they both want and deserve.
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