The Great Dictator 's Speech By Charlie Chaplin

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In “The Great Dictator’s Speech” spoken by Charlie Chaplin, a famous actor in the early 20th century, seems to talk about the evils in the world and how mankind should all unite and make peace with one another without the need for war, death, and petty rivalries. However, the goal of the speaker in this speech actually points towards his desire to gain power, which he will then abuse as it is written in the name,” The Great Dictators Speech.” The main purpose of the speech itself is to inform people and all of humanity has the power of themselves rather than a dictator. In other words: Freedom and peace in the world. Chaplin’s character talks of how man has fallen, succumbed to greed and misery, which then turns into war and bloodshed. He uses this to convince people they all must set aside their differences to unite as one to prevent future struggles in the world. In his first quote Chaplin says,”We all want to help one another. human beings are like that. We want to live by each other’s happiness- not by each other’s misery. We don’t want to hate and despise one another. In this world there is room for everyone.” He is stating in this text that the world would be a better place should people work together and exercise the love of looking out for one another. If men weren’t so preoccupied with greed and self gratification, negative emotions like hate and misery would cease. The next quote states,” The hate of men will pass, and dictators will die, and the power they
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