Quotation by Jill Robinson

The American Dream, the idea of the happy ending, is an avoidance of responsibility and commitment.
Jill Robinson (b. 1936), U.S. novelist. As quoted in American Dreams, book 1 part 1, by Studs Terkel (1980).

The daughter of movie producer Dore Schary, Robinson had grown up in Hollywood and was referring obliquely to the movie industry's preference for happy endings.
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