Pride: The Driving Force In American Economics

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Pride is one, if not the, driving force in American economics. For example, people do not want to have a lot of money only so that they can have it to spend on basic necessities. People want to get rich so that they can have more money than their neighbor. There is no set number for what is “rich” and “poor” in America, only the lone fact that having more money than the person next door makes your richer than them. Pride is what drives the economy, and since numbers and money never end, there will always be a lustful desire for more capital. More states that “this kind of vice has no place whatsoever in the Utopian way of life”, but in America, this vice is abundantly present through major corporations and suburbia alike (More: Social Relations:
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