NUKe wrote:Navara wrote:NUKe wrote: People waste money on so many other things that they will never use to the full potential you only have to look at the cars people buy Off roaders that cost the price of small country , that will never anything more off-road than a gravel drive way. vehicles that break the speed limit in first gear. have a top speed of about 3 times the speed limit.
4x4 double-cab Pick-up...tick(but my drive is block paving)
Extremely fast motorbike......tick
"Expensive" Carbon and Ti bikes....tick
I don't consider any of them a waste of money as they all give me pleasure.No point earning money if you aren't going to spend it and enjoy it.
I am not disagreeing just pointing out that if that's the OP Wants to spend his money on its his choice. Cars/motorbike are a good example where people are prepared to pay more than they need, just to be able to say it can do rather than use it for . Your exactly right though its your choice how you spend your money,
I've never meet anyone who leads a purely utilitarian lifestyle they all spend more than necessary on some item or other. I once knew someone who ate raw fruit and veg plus TVP (textured vegetable protein) as he felt it fulfilled all his nutritional needs, everything else was an unnecessary extravagance but even he drank expensive coffee.