We live in a world where the broke are romanticized and the rich vilified. People buy into the cliché that “money can’t buy happiness.”

Well, here’s a wake-up call for you: money makes you a better person. You can keep your idealistic fantasies, but for those who have the guts to face reality, let’s break down why making more money is better.

1. You’ve Got Power, They’ve Got Excuses

Cash equals power. This isn’t a capitalist propaganda; it’s reality. With money, you can dictate your circumstances, uplift communities, fund important initiatives, and challenge systems that have long overstayed their welcome.

While the penniless are caught in a monotonous loop of struggle, the wealthy are altering the course of history.

Where do you see yourself? As a game-changer or just another nameless face in the crowd?

2. Character Isn’t Built in Comfort

Let’s squash this myth right now: amassing wealth is no walk in the park. The road to riches is paved with sleepless nights, sacrifice, and relentless ambition.

It’s a trial by fire that forges character in ways poverty never will. If you’re wealthy, you’ve faced adversity, you’ve stared failure in the face and punched it away.

You don’t get that grit from playing it safe.

3. Mediocrity is a Disease, And The Antidote Is To Move Your Ass

With money, you get to choose. And here’s a fact: the rich don’t mingle with mediocrity. They surround themselves with other visionaries, game-changers, and pioneers.

The broke? They’re stuck in a cesspool of negativity and small-mindedness. Remember, you are the company you keep. If you find yourself surrounded by negativity, move your ass.

So, would you rather swim with sharks or wade with guppies?

4. Learning Isn’t Just for the Geeks; It’s for the Elites

Money isn’t just about shiny toys and penthouses. It’s a gateway to the world.

Those with cash don’t just read about Rome or Paris – they fly there. They immerse themselves in cultures, they dine with locals, they learn languages on the streets, not just in classrooms.

Every experience makes them more worldly, cultured, and astute. Can your couch-potato lifestyle match up to that?

5. Charity Begins in Bank Accounts

Now, for those who still chant that ‘money is evil,’ how about this: the greatest philanthropic acts come from the deepest pockets.

From establishing institutions to eradicating diseases, the wealthy do more for this world before breakfast than most do in their lifetime.

It’s the rich who leave legacies that echo through time. The poor? They’re often just footnotes.

First you have to make it, then you can make a difference.

6. Opulence is an Attitude, Not Just Bank Balance

Lastly, for those of you who think wealth is just about green bills, think again.

It’s a mindset.

It’s about not settling, always pushing boundaries, and seeking the best in every facet of life. It’s about refinement, poise, and a charisma that the ordinary can never fathom.

Enough with the sob stories. Stop basking in the comfort of your financial mediocrity. Stop blaming the rich and the government.

This isn’t a call to be greedy, but a damn wake-up call to recognize the potential of wealth.

Money isn’t the villain; your mindset is.

Stop buying into the lies society peddles. Be audacious, be ambitious, be greedy for success, growth, and to help the less fortunate.

Because, at the end of the day, money doesn’t just build bigger bank accounts. It builds better humans.

So, either get on board or step aside. The world’s got no time for your excuses.

Onward 🫡

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