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How much is Enough?

I have often heard people say, "Enough is Enough!" in various contexts, but when it comes to the acquisition of stuff! how much do we have to get/accumulate before we can trully say that we have enough and how easy is it maintain discipline when we live in an age of consumerism where we are obsessed with the latest trends and "must haves" and additionally how do we measure ourselves?, is it by the stuff we have!

To a large degree we are judged by what we have, some people will definitely look down on you if "your stuff!" is not of the moment i.e; your phone, car, clothes etc, but hang on a minute! are we not just enriching organisations that already have more revenue than they know what to do with! And the advent of this thing called swagger! has it not got us messed up, to the point where we're always trying to get our swag on all the time! Do we really need a new phone every year? when the old one still looks fine and is working perfectly!

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