March 26, 2020
Today's society is built upon the idea of survival and consumption.
As long as you are hoarding money and being a consumer of expensive material goods, you are accepted as a dutiful citizen of humanity. You are being treated nice and rewarded with other people's approval of you.
A question to ask though, is this where you find true happiness? Suppose you have paid down your debt at an early age and have everything you need. Would you be able to live a joyful life with least amount of luxury?