48. The Law of Capital
Your most valuable asset, in terms of cash flow, is your physical and mental capital, your earning ability.
You may not even be aware that unless you are wealthy already, your ability to work is the most valuable asset that you have. By utilizing your earning ability to its fullest, you can bring thousands of dollars each year into your life. By applying your earning ability to the production of valuable goods and services, you can generate sufficient money to pay for all the things that you want in life. The amount of money that you are paid today is a direct measure of the extent to which you have developed your earning ability so far.
The first corollary of the Law of Capital is Your most precious resource is your ...