Consumerism is getting as much as you can, canning all you get, and sitting on the can. If you can get more, get that too. You're always overworked and underpaid.
A discussion from the book Deceptions, Distractions, and Disillusionment: Barriers to Your Success and Ours. You CAN beyond limits. Can what? Emphasize the CAN without worrying about the WHAT. This means that you are complete even before the choices are made. http://mawmedia.com/archives/2072