The "American dream" is the dream of every citizen of the United States and has always been the pursuit has a long history., in the middle of the 18th century American independence from the British, began quietly budding "American dream”. Due to open early north American land and sparsely populated, so immigrants can share to large tracts of land, they gain wealth through their own farming. …show more content…
“Almost five years! Even if he is sure that afternoon sometimes think Daisy is not as beautiful as his fantasy - this is not a fault of Daisy, but his exact staggering, beyond Daisy, beyond everything. He wrote with a passion to daydream, also unceasingly to try to adorn and rendering, with each wafts of gorgeous feathers to decorate their dreams”. The root of Gatsby dreams is the longing for five years ago Daisy, Daisy is a coveted wealth of the reality, there is no moral belief worship money the female, her voice full of money. Gatsby took all his dreams are pinned on an already does not exist, the image of nothingness, the dream of displacement and distortion, caused the gates than opportunistic in dreams, eventually shattered dreams.
The broken of Gatsby’s American dream has very deep realistic significance. After the first world war, people depression, listlessness, hedonism, money worship. People are absorbed in the racket, spiritual emptiness of life. All kinds of social problems emerged, also gradually widening gap between the rich and poor. In highly material developing civilization today, this story give us a warning alarm that we should realized our dream