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Schindler s List

MyrandaВ MarottaВ

USВ HistoryВ IIВ

PeriodВ 8В

2/27/15В

Schindler'sВ ListВ В

Often times in life one's weaknesses can develop into their greatest strengths.  This idea directly relates to German industrialist Oskar Schindler and his character's transformation throughout the Steven Spielberg directed film ​ Schindler's List​

. В OskarВ SchindlerВ

was a Nazi member who saved over a thousand lives during the Holocaust by employing Jewish prisoners to work at his factories.  Although this act of utter courage and selflessness definitely gave Schindler a remarkable reputation,  his flaws were what helped him achieve such greatness.  In the movie ​

Schindler's List​

, В OskarВ Schindler'sВ excessiveВ drinking, В selfВ

indulgenceВ andВ disrespectВ forВ theВ lawВ contributeВ toВ hisВ successВ inВ savingВ soВ manyВ lives. В DrinkingВ wasВ amongВ theВ manyВ flawsВ thatВ executedВ Schindler'sВ alteration. В AtВ theВ beginningВ ofВ theВ movie, В SchindlerВ becameВ friendlyВ withВ NaziВ officersВ throughВ alcohol. В Also, В heВ beganВ toВ attendВ manyВ partiesВ andВ madeВ aВ reputationВ forВ himself. В AlcoholВ helpedВ transformВ SchindlerВ fromВ aВ nobodyВ toВ aВ popularВ NaziВ partier. В ByВ buildingВ relationshipsВ withВ Nazi's, В SchindlerВ wasВ ableВ toВ sneakВ aroundВ theВ strictВ NaziВ lawsВ andВ achieveВ theВ salvationВ ofВ manyВ JewishВ lives. В InВ additionВ toВ drinking, В selfВ indulgenceВ alsoВ demonstratedВ Schindler'sВ risingВ toВ aВ greatВ hero. В В

SelfВ indulgenceВ existedВ asВ oneВ ofВ Schindler'sВ greatestВ characterВ flaws. В Primarily, В heВ roseВ toВ extremeВ wealthВ byВ takingВ moneyВ fromВ theВ JewsВ inВ orderВ toВ startВ upВ hisВ factory. В FromВ theВ liquidationВ andВ utterВ destructionВ ofВ theВ Jews, В SchindlerВ sawВ profit. В ByВ hiringВ JewishВ peopleВ toВ workВ forВ him, В SchindlerВ wouldВ saveВ moneyВ forВ himself. В SchindlerВ dinedВ inВ fancyВ restaurantsВ

andВ woreВ theВ mostВ expensiveВ clothes, В asВ millionsВ ofВ JewsВ wereВ beingВ killed. В FromВ hisВ purchaseВ ofВ JewishВ lives, В SchindlerВ developedВ aВ connectionВ withВ NaziВ officersВ thatВ wouldВ aidВ...