What material success does is provide you with the ability to concentrate on other things that really matter. And that is being able to make a difference, not only in your own life, but in other people's lives.
I am convinced that material things can contribute a lot to making one's life pleasant, but, basically, if you do not have very good friends and relatives who matter to you, life will be really empty and sad and material things cease to be important.
Material things don't matter.
La más poderosa arma de la ignorancia es el material impreso
Stete Not, langsamer Tod.
Things don't matter, people do