Recently I’ve been hearing a lot of people say things like, “Money doesn’t matter to me”, “The best things in life are free”, “Even if you don’t have much money, it’s the heart that matters”, etc. I believe there’s a lot of misunderstandings in such statements.
Such mindsets lead people to view those who pursue money as shallow. It’s almost as if when a person has dreams and ambitions that require money, they are less of a person, because they haven’t learned to enjoy the simple and free things in life.
I myself value knowledge and not money, but I do not adhere to such beliefs as those just stated. I hope to show the faults in such mindsets by explaining what money actually is.
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