Quote of the Day – Desire for Riches – April 24 2017

Quote of the Day – Desire for Riches – April 24 2017

Quote of the day for Monday, April 24, 2017

There is nothing wrong in wanting to get rich. The desire for riches is really the desire for a richer, fuller, and more abundant life; and that desire is praiseworthy.” – Wallace D. Wattles

Quote of the Day - Desire for Riches

“What do you really want?”

I thought about that question for a moment and the answer became clear. I want to make more money.


The next question stumped me for a moment. I had to think about why I wanted to make more money. The more I thought about the “why” of it, the more I began to understand that the desire for riches – this need to make more money.

My desire for riches grows up from a desire to be a blessing and a benefit to the people around me. I want to give to others and share with others. It comes from a need to have (and share) a fuller experience in the journey.

I can get there – to this place of abundant life – and it is not a pursuit to hide or condemn. If I want to be a benefit to others then I have to put myself in a position to be that benefit. That is why a desire like this is to be not only praised but pursued.

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Kathryn Lang

#Hope builder. #Dream inspirer. Master of “it’s all about #relationships.” Aficionado of inappropriate laughter, Kathryn Lang believe we can all fly and works to help others find the time to make their dreams come true. She shares with people that are trying to walk the tightrope of family, work, and faith – and keep them all in the right balance. Contact Kathryn today to speak or teach at your next event.

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