Capitalism and Custodianship | A History of Wealth

Everything that is ours belongs to the one who temporarily loaned it to us before our earthly incarnation.

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This is China: the money, the materialism and the madness

Zhejiang Province is an industrial area populated with factories, businesses and businesspeople that emit copious amounts of smoke. You simply cannot run from the grey fog. Clear skies are rare. Given the poor air quality, I still can’t wrap my head around the number of smokers around here. And they smoke wherever they like. But that’s another story for another day. Anyhow, I’m not sure if this is the right town for me. There just isn’t enough heart or soul to keep me happy – even though materially I lack nothing.

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Five of Pentacles: Material wealth, spiritual and emotional poverty

The richest people I know are also the stingiest. They have so much, yet give so little. They’re the kind of people who spend thousands of dollars on a trip overseas and when they return, they give you a thoughtless gift that costs a dollar. They’re always on Facebook and Twitter, but have no time to…

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