When you have enough, you are thankful.
When you are thankful, you have enough.
The main thesis of the book? That human well being and prosperity has done nothing to increase for the last millennia, and shouldn’t slow down any time soon.
Or put it another way, by the time we run out of oil, we’ll be too busy mining asteroids to notice.
We’re lucky to be here, living in amazing times. Don’t let the naysayers in the media make you forget it.