« a person’s perception of his social standing compared to others is more important to increasing happiness than the actual amount of money he has.
Hence I am happy af because everyone else is pleb af in terms of my own standards of what really matters in life.
Also why forcing people of different social class / wealth level to mix, is a recipe for disaster. Plebs making do with scraps while being forced to see the elites indulge in their luxuries.
Given a choice, plebs would actually prefer to hang out with fellow plebs.