From the Seer's Private Journal
... In a time when the poor shall send their sons and daughters off to the killing fields to be able to afford education, a day shall come, known as the Day of Equalizing, when the wealthy shall gnash their teeth and wring their hands in anguish. For in the span of that day many fortunes shall be lost and the rich shall be made poor. Great dynasties shall come to naught and fortunes shall be as though they never were.
"But did we not give to charities?" The mighty shall ask. But pitiful and impoverished the gifts that you gave out of the arrogance of your status, for you gave not of yourself, but out of the surplus of your bountiful coffers. Let that which you give of your labor and that which you bestow from your heart, be your offering at the feet of life's bounty. For only then do you give from the fullness of wholesomeness. Let gratitude and not duty guide the bounteous flow of your generosity. In self-reliance shall you be established and in gladness that you are able to bless life with a contribution born of gratitude, shall your life be supplied with never-ending abundance. And your immortal days shall be made rich ...