But thou shalt remember the LORD thy God: for it is He that giveth thee power to get wealth, that He may establish His covenant which He swore unto thy fathers, as it is this day. --
The above story is a great example of someone using creativity to improve his own life. Sure, he could have sat around complaining about his mom not being able to give him any money. Instead, he took matters into his own hands and started to create his own wealth. By taking the initiative, he restored his customers’ beautiful yards, provided his friends with a nice paying summer job, and padded his pockets with extra cash.