Wow – ht to Bernard Hickey at interest.co.nz – this is a beaut.

http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/new-economy/2011/0606/Turn-your-back-on-opulence-America

an excerpt:

Now consider a different vision: not passive, slack-jawed “consuming,” but living: doing, achieving, fulfilling, becoming, inspiring, transcending, creating, accomplishing. That’s an alternate vision, one I call eudaemonic prosperity, and it’s about living meaningfully well.

Worth the read.

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