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Kashaf Mamoon

Computer science engineering student,

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Money or Life ??

From childhood it is said too have life you have to earn money but while earning all these we always think we have money but we can enjoy the life why it is so why people make them so busy in earning money so that they can enjoy their life is it necessary to focus that much on money and dont able to get a bit of enjoyment from the life ???


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  • Oct 4 2012: The answer to your question is largely based on where your circumstances.

    Our society generally require us to make money, as money is the medium that allow us to trade for things we want in life.

    Taking a model into the explaination, I will reference my case to Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs.

    The first level of needs is Physiological, which means survival essentials - shelters, food, clothings.

    Do we need money for all these items, what we deemed as for "survival?" Yes.

    As you can see, money, whether we like it or not, becomes a large pie in our needs. And the society is partially the cause of the social behaviour.

    Say for instance, I like arts and designs. But in where I am, there is no place for appreciation for arts. hence, even with the passion, the chances of me succeeding and actually "surviving" with it is slim (and by no means impossible).

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