American Dream Essay

Submitted By Liambennett
Words: 326
Pages: 2

Everyone has their own idea of what the American Dream is. Some people want to go out and see the world, others would rather stay close to friends and family. I am sort of in the middle. During my life I would like to get a good education, have a great career, own a house, start a family, travel the country, and have many friends and family by my side the entire time. I would like my life to have much excitement in it, but at the same time I would like to have a steady job and a nice home. I would not want to move around too much and would prefer to stay close to my friends and family. The main part of my dream is to be happy. My American dream is doing whatever it takes to be happy.

My idea of the American Dream mainly comes from people I have met and the things I have done and seen over the course of my life. I have met many people in my life and have learned something from each and everyone of those people. I have seen what makes people happy and successful in life. I have also experienced what makes me happy in my own life. I put all of these observations together into my American Dream. My dream comes from past experiences in my life.

I would say that I have a fairly typical American Dream. I believe that I want what most people in America want. Although a lot of people have very high standards for their American dream most people really want the same thing. Most people want to live a typical, average American life. Most people just go with the flow and fit I…