Rich: You should learn life skills. Parents teach their children life skills. Place value into that education and knowledge.
Poor: I can pay someone to solve my problems. Why waste time learning the skills–dude, don’t you understand economics? Let someone else learn the life skills: If you can’t afford to pay someone else it just means you’re not rich enough to have that quality of life.
This perception is in ironic opposition to Specialization – Rich vs. Poor
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