Check out the Amish/Plain People stuff on another thread.
i think that's a bit of an extreme too, I shouldn't really knock it till I've tried it.
I think life has a lot to do with balance, do stupid things but balance it out with something semisensible ;p
I have met many rich secondary school kids and there is a tendency for them to be sycophants.
over half of them hadn't been abroad, even for a holiday, in the past 10 years
? That's odd, I wonder why, any ideas? working too much?
tended to drive mid-range cars.
I tend to agree, from personal experience.
Many of the (mentally) poorest people I know in Europe tend to wear the trendiest gear, drive flashy looking sports cars (but only flashy looking not actual sports cars) and have the latest mobile ringtones.
I guess people with cash don't need to prove themselves.