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Unformatted text preview: because of our dependence on luxuries. If we didnt have such a high dependence on cars, we wouldnt pollute our precious environment. 2 nd argument: You change your values the more you depend on luxuries, you focus your mental energy on materialistic goods, and you dont appreciate the non materialistic joys of life. You dont stop to reflect on life and instead you spend all your time on luxuries. 3 rd argument: The more you rely on things outside yourself, the less independent you become. Feelings that are generated from external objects are very shallow, and dont last for very long, therefore you have to have more of that object to enjoy more of the stimulant it provides....
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