Think carefully about the issue presented in the following excerpt and the assignment below.
Idealistic people, people who pursue great ideas in hopes of changing the world, often have ambitious plans that are difficult or even impossible to carry out. These people can claim few solid accomplishments. In contrast, practical people concentrate on workable ideas and goals, even though these may not meet an idealist's high standards. Their approach is likely to be more valuable than the approach of idealistic people.
Is an idealistic approach less valuable than a practical approach?
Plan and write an essay in which you develop your point of view on this issue. Support your position with reasoning and examples taken from your reading, studies, experience, or observations.
2. 审题关键词：idealistic, valuable, practical
正：Practical people do not have false hopes and beliefs that prevent them from actually doing things.
反：People need to have ideals to drive them, and plans to guide them.
补：We need to combine ideals and practices to achieve great things.