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Wealth, Health and Morality - Which Is Most Important?

Wisdom on How to Live Life

The following article is extracted from
the book "Wisdom on How to Live Life"
by Dr. Tommy S. W. Wong

Guru: Let me ask you a question. Wealth, health and morality, which is most important?

Tom: From the perspective of the rich and powerful, they’ll say wealth.

Guru: Can you bring wealth with you after the body is gone?

Tom: No.

Guru: Can you bring health with you after the body is gone?

Tom: No.

Guru: Can you bring morality with you after the body is gone?

Tom: This one, I’m not sure. Maybe, maybe not.

Guru: Okay, will morality be left somewhere after the body is gone?

Tom: You mean it could be attached to the name after the body is gone?

Guru: Very good. With good morality, you can leave a good name.

Tom: Forever and a day!

Guru: There’s a saying you know.

Tom: What is it?

Guru: If you lose your wealth, you lose nothing. If you lose your health, you lose something. If you lose your morality, you lose everything.

Tom: So morality is the most important.

Guru: Never trade your morality for wealth.

Tom: Yes, sir.

Dr. Tommy S. W. Wong

Tommy Wong As a bestselling author on Amazon, Dr. Tommy Wong is the author of the book series “Wisdom on How to Live Life,” and other philosophical, spiritual, and self-help books. Since 2009, his books have been available on Amazon and many other online bookstores worldwide. More articles are available here and further information about Dr. Wong’s work can be found on his FB page.

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