True Wealth

Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.

Epictetus 

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Practical Death

The practical orders of life in a profit economy, while purporting to benefit man, serve to stunt his human qualities.
Adorno

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Condition & Consciousness

Das gesellschaftliche Sein bestimmt das Bewusstsein.
Karl Marx

Social being leads awareness.

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Saddle Your Stuff

Things are in the saddle and ride mankind.
Emerson

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Money’s Goggles

It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends on his not understanding it.
Upton Sinclair

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