Economics is based on scarce resources
Supply and demand are its driving forces.
"There's not enough to go around--
Take what you can while it can be found."
"What you want is more and more;
Fill each cupboard and each drawer."
"Without drive you will miss out
Be prepared, like a good boy scout."
"College is expensive; retirement will await;
Use all your assets to accumulate."
A different way to see the earth
Begins in the wonder of our birth.
Parents, milk, a bed and care,
Clothes and food enough to share.
Neighbors smile and stop to chat;
The church puts out its welcome mat
With a new vision of life to grant--
A Lord whose ways are extravagant.
Using a boy's lunch to feed a throng
And lavish grace to convert the headstrong.
Etched on a coin: "In God we Trust"
All hoarding is subject to moth and rust