In the quest to earn more money in any which way that we can, moving from one get-rich scheme to another – have we forgotten what we are supposed to be making?
While visiting a Swiss town, an American businessman watched a man painstakingly carving the casing for one of the fine cuckoo clocks made in that region.
Noting the slow rate of progress, the businessman said, “My good man, you’ll never make much money that way.”
“Sir,” the clock-maker replied.
“I’m not making money, I’m making cuckoo clocks.”