Altruism v. Profit

Not to belabor a quickly dying horse and thread, but the wealth that resulted from the PC and flows to people like Bill Gates, Michael Dell, Steve Jobs, etc. etc. is part of why YOU are able to spread the word so effectively


True. But
my point is, it’s not MY “wealth” that causes me to engage in these activities. I was responding to your statement that “profit and wealth have been the CAUSE of every positive advance in the history of

So what you’re saying is that, individually we can do things out of altruism, but we would not be able to do them if not for OTHERS’ wealth and profit???
Or did I miss something?