Chapter 18. The Most Valuable Things in Life Do Not Involve Currency

Young child: What makes a person really wealthy?

Wise elder: You are truly wealthy when you are satisfied with what you have.

When you reflect on what you truly value in your life, does it come down to money? If you had an hour to live, how would you describe the extraordinary moments of your life? Perhaps you would talk about some of your accomplishments, experiences, and people who have meant the most to you. Maybe you would express some regrets and share some great stories. But would you focus on the money? What do you think?

Money is only a part of everything that’s important in your life. More money isn’t going to get you a rich and meaningful relationship. On the other ...

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