We work to earn money and earn a living. That is the reality. If we do not earn money, we can not meet our basic needs such as shelter, food and clothing. However, we must not allow ourselves to be controlled by money. If you let it, you will never find happiness and satisfaction.
Unfortunately, today most people work in jobs they do not like just for money. They think if they earn enough money, they can buy what they want like cars, clothing, electronics and others, they will be happy. But actually not so, they forget one thing. Money can not buy happiness.
You should work in a job that you really like, in addition to earning money, you will also gain happiness from the job. If you keep trying to make money everything in life, you will find some problems. Here are some problems you will face.
1. You Will Never Feel Enough
Although your salary or wages in the place where you work high enough. You will not feel enough with it all, you keep complaining about what you get. As a result, you find it hard to get happiness in living this life.
2. Frequent Moving Work
Because you feel less and unhappy with what you have earned, chances are you will often move jobs. Maybe you will feel happy in the beginning, because meet new people. But not so in the long term. You will still feel less with what you get, automatically you are hard happy.
3. Having More Debt
After you graduate from college and get a job. You will work then earn enough money, and once it’s gained, you have the desire to buy a house. Because the money is not enough, you will borrow money to keep it, you feel confident because you have worked and have a considerable income.
However, you do not realize if you are in a vicious circle. As a result you have to spend the high salary to pay the debt. So you feel burdened with it all, and in the end you are not happy with the job.
4. Being a Money Slave
As we can understand. If we work solely for money, we can be a slave to money. Ultimately our lives are totally controlled by money. Keep in mind that money is not everything in this world, although with money we can do many things.
It’s good we do not do anything solely because of money, including in work. So do everything because you like it and it makes you happy.
Those are some of the problems that will arise if we focus our lives on mere money. From the above exposure, money can be good and bad for someone. The good impact if we can control the money, and the bad impact if we are controlled by money.