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Huh? Charles Dickens was ravenous in the pursuit of money.

Hey, I didn't say this was a general theory of human motivation! This is merely a glib theory of human motivation!

(Indeed, I don't believe in a general theory of human motivation. Keeping your lifestyle from creeping up to a range in which you've got to rake in a large salary to feel adequate is merely one approach to keeping yourself happy. And it surely doesn't work for everyone.)

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