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If You Want To Open A Door

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If You Want To Open A Door

If you want to open a door,
Use the handle and open the door
If you want to overcome unemployment
Use investment and create employment

Encourage workers to become investors
If you want to overcome poverty
Create employment that pays
reasonable wages

Teach people to make 
Investments that thrive
Teach people how to build wealth
With people becoming more wealthy

The Government earns more in tax
When your people start doing well
Your country starts doing well
With your country earning more tax

Your budget starts looking better
With more money 
You can afford to pay pensions
Taking your children off the streets

and into jobs
Reduces the city's crime
Giving your children jobs 
Makes their parents proud

You want to make America great 
Build employment for Americans
You want to make the world great 
Build employment for the world

Teach people to become investors
Then if robots replace employment
Perhaps people can carry on earning wages
from dividends as we sit by the river drinking wine

Copyright © | Year Posted 2017

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