"A lot of my girlfriends seem reluctant to discuss money, but I think it's a fundamental part of life."

My father told me once that money is like water in your fist.  Once you loosen one finger, it all flows out. To me this means that you must watch where you spend.  It's easier to move up to a higher expenditure lifestyle than to move down to a more restricted financial lifestyle.  This lesson has stuck with me and makes me focus on a lifestyle that gives me freedom both financially and in terms of time.

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