She only married you because I was poor and she was tired of waiting for me... she never loved anyone except for me.
American Dream - Interview
"H]e stretched out his arms toward the dark water. . . . I . . . distinguished nothing except a single green light, minute and far way. . . . When I looked once more for Gatsby he had vanished " (Fitzgerald, 1925, p. 21). The green light symbolizes wealth and prosperity and Gatsby is yearning to achieve it. Ideally, Gatsby would attain riches and live life in affluence.
Daisy's American Dream was corrupt because she was solely focused on materialistic wealth and nothing else. In fact, she left Gatsby only because he was too poor for her, but she continues to have an affair with Gatsby. In the end, though, she says she loves Tom, probably simply because he is richer.
As explained by my mother, the American Dream is "a better life for family and children, achieved through hard work in a society with few barriers and more tolerance for diversity." Pictured above is a variety of students with different ethnicities, different dressing styles, and other key differences collaborating well with each other. Also, they are in a good school, pursuing an excellence education to lead their own American Dream.