Sun, 03 Mar 2002 18:30:33 -0800
>My materialism is basically justified by: "Whoever has the most tools is
>likely to have the right tool for the job, be more efficient, and will
>likely be able to be more constructive and efficient overall." I have a
>negative interest in jewelry, but high interest in communication,
>computing devices, tools for hobbies (carbon fiber construction, home
>maint.), and books/pubs (knowledge).
You say you have a high interest in communication and a low interest in
jewelry. You are missing the fact that all art, including jewelry, is a form
of communication. Some ideas are best communicated by art.