To be content with little is hard; to be content with much, impossible.–Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

The problem is that the ego wants things to fill the emptiness it feels. But in the long run, things invariably fail to fill that emptiness. The more things you have the clearer that failure becomes. So, rather than filling the emptiness, the feeling of emptiness grows with each acquisition.

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