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MONEY or WEALTH

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    [SIZE=+2]MONEY OR WEALTH[/SIZE]
    [SIZE=+2](what it can buy)[/SIZE]

    1) Wealth can purchase a 'bed' but not 'sleep'.
    2) Wealth can purchase 'books' but not 'knowledge'.
    3) Wealth can purchase 'foodstuffs' but not the power of 'digestion'.
    4) Wealth can purchase 'medicines' but not 'health'.
    5) Wealth can purchase a 'house' but not a 'home'.
    6) Wealth can purchase 'luxuries' but not 'civilization'.
    7) Wealth can purchase 'pleasures' but not 'happiness'.
    8) Wealth can purchase 'cosmetics' but not 'Beauty'.
    9) Wealth can purchase a 'temple' but not 'purity'.
    10) Wealth can purchase an 'obedient attendant' but not 'respect'.
    11) Wealth can purchase a 'servant' but not a 'friend'.
    12) Wealth can purchase 'Positions' but not 'equality'.
    13) Wealth can purchase 'sensual pleasures' but not 'love'.
    14) Wealth can purchase 'MEN' but not 'BELIEF'.
    15) Wealth can purchase 'commodities' but not 'PEACE'.
    16) Wealth can purchase 'social status' but not 'nobility'.
    17) Wealth can purchase 'credit' but not 'respect'.
    18) Wealth can purchase 'titles' but not 'greatness'.
    19) Wealth can purchase 'service' but not respect for the 'MASTER'.
    20) Wealth can purchase 'power' but not 'influence'.
    21) Wealth can purchase a 'human' but not 'humanity'.​

     
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