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The Coder's Path to Wealth and Independence by Mark Beckner

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CHAPTER  12

Business Investing and Wealth Utilization

The Abundance Mentality

The uncharitable do not go to the world of the gods; fools only do not praise liberality; a wise man rejoices in liberality, and through it becomes blessed in the other world.

—From The Dhammapada

There are two predominant mindsets about economics; one believes in riches and abundance, while the other sees only poverty and lack. The abundance mentality believes that there is more than enough of everything to go around for everyone, and that new wealth and material can be created. The poverty mentality believes that there isn’t enough to go around, and that resources are finite and can only be consumed. As in all things, whichever mindset you lean toward manifests ...

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