“It’s not that you don’t want to earn as much money as you can it is your obligation, of course but companies have obligations beyond that and they certainly have obligations beyond that at certain times, in the times in which they operate. And they also certainly ought to know that meeting and beating expectations is probably yesterday’s game and it will be increasingly so, which would be by the way very healthy for companies. Running a company that meets and beats expectations, and that runs their company accordingly, are companies that I would question why anyone would invest in,” - Barry Diller.
The US is particularly miserable at putting aside money for the future. Should we blame our paychecks or our psychology?