Even if we own a lot, it is easy to get
caught up in the idea of getting new
stuff and it is a human behaviour.
Materialism is that insatiable desire to
own things and a belief that when
those desires are fulfilled we’ll
Excessive desire for money, possessions, etc.
Constant fear of losing what we have.
Trying always to establish “THIS IS MINE”.
Having no compassion
My own interest only persists.
But worldly pleasures only
provides momentary happiness
Low personal well beings
Physical and psychological problems
Leads to anti-social behaviours
Ending materialism doesn’t mean
forsaking all your possessions.
It is about understanding the momentary
life of worldly pleasures.
It is about the change in the attitude.
POINTS TO REMEMBER…
You aren’t the things you own.
Relationships are about doing, not having.
Create a system of goals and challengers.
Experience over objects
Build intangible assets.
Use money to free, not to chain yourself.
Avoid status games.
Judge yourself with your ethics.
There is no trick to prevent
yourself from getting caught up
in these materialistic values,
other than understanding your