Fahrenheit 451 Rhetorical Analysis

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In the novel Fahrenheit 451 the author, Ray Bradbury, uses diction to deliver his message of disturbing the status quo. What i believe Ray means when he says disturbing the status quo is breaking away from what is considered normal in this society. The way he gets his message across is appealing to the masses is because we can not only relate to the characters but we can clearly understand what he is saying because we may have gone through the same thing. In the articles The Invisible Influence: How our Decisions Are Rarely our Own by Jonah Burger and Why do people follow the crowd? By Dr. Gregory Burns they both discuss the same message Bradbury is pushing for. “You don't make your own decisions because it may not relate to what other people say or to what society wants.” In most of Fahrenheit 451 the main character Montag is struggling to find who he really is. He finally sees the world as it really is and he cannot convince anyone else that everything in this world is wrong. Montag had a breaking point when he was living with the people of the world being so blind that he snapped and showed him the real him. "Damn it!" cried Montag. "What do you know about Hoag and Noble?"(Bradbury 93) This was when it all started. He showed the women that he read books and he denied listening to faber. He was on his own now . He broke away from the “status quo” and the way that Bradbury did it was that in the moment you did not know that this was the turning point in the book but after reading on you relise that this was the thing that set the ball rolling. He literally breaks away when he says “Damn it!”
Because you know that he is angry and from reading before you know that he had been wanting to reveal his secret but he didn't have the courage but the anger just built up inside him and he snapped. His next step was to make everyone else see what he sees. When Beatty told Montag to burn his own house montag had already broken so he knew what he had to do. When he was alone with Beatty he had his chance to make his statement. "We never burned right..." (Bradbury 113) Montag is now gone full psycho trying to get his message though everyone's head but in reality this is what it really feels like. When no one sees what's
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