A sense of entitlement goes hand in hand with over-empowerment. If one is continually told how great he or she is, he or she eventually begins to believe it and comes to expect that all good things should come to him or her. For these young people, the American Dream is no longer thought of as a quest, but is regarded more as a right.
Sunday, December 8, 2013
The European Dream by Jeremy Rifkin, Penguin 2005