Wu Tang Clan Essay

Submitted By MIKESMITH199852
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I believe in C.R.E.A.M "Cash Rules Everything Around Me" Originating from the Wu Tang Clan. Unlike many current rap songs, this song stressed the importance of obtaining money, as opposed to spending it. It also showed youth that selling drugs was not a good way to make money, and that hard work and creativity would make more. I have basically based my life around this whole meaning. Since I was very young I always valued hard work and money over many other things. This has helped me in more ways than I could have ever thought of. For example it taught me not to waste money on dumb things like candy and toys. In return at 16 years old I have enough money to do whatever I want. I have a job in which I make good money at and still save. I think I acquired this kind of mind set from witnessing people around me carelessly spend money to the point where they go into debts. An example of why I believe in this was only last week. My brother who never seems to have any money but works all the time bought a used car. He had no money saved up but borrowed money for it with the intent to pay it back. Later the car needed work six hundred dollars’ worth of repairs. If he had saved his money up he could have had more money to buy a better used car and would not have had to put as much money into it. Over the years I have watched him spend endlessly every penny he has and in turn this showed me why I should save my money. Another reason I believe in this is because to me,