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Can money give us all the joy we need?

I witnessed a discussion among some young people and i observed many agreeing that acquisition of wealth gives one all the happiness needed. Could this be true?

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If someone asked me to list the 10 most important things in my life, money wouldn't get a mention.

  • Family.
  • Home.
  • Food.
  • Health.
  • Transportation.
  • Faith and SteemChurch.
  • Sports, especially with my children.
  • Education and learning.
  • Personal improvement.
  • Freedom.

Unfortunately money plays a role in maintaining all of these things. However, if you believe that money is the key to your happiness, you are not a well balanced person and likely miserable.

More importantly - if you can acquire and maintain the above without money - you will be very satisfied with your life.

Make no mistake, governments and corporations want you to believe that money is important, but it does not need to be.

SirKnight

💰 answereth all things. however, it does not give joy neither satisfaction in life, but it could make you comfortable to some extent. secondly, the source of the 💰 determines what it comes with. if it's not from God, be raised assure of many sorrows

Money and wealth cannot totally give us the joy we need. Joy is a state of mind so with or without money, we should be joyous.

However, only Jesus Christ can give one true and lasting joy.

No i don't think we need money to be happy in life, one can have money and do not have peace of mind.

Joy is a sign of inward grace. Money is not.
Money may provide some comfort to you but not joy.

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