Ordinary Meaning of Earn
  • To gain something (e.g. discrnment) through assiduous effort or work

  • To receive something (e.g. money) for working

  • To deserve something (e.g. recognition)

Perennialist Meaning of Earn
  • Transform oneself into a more advanced person

  • Work to attain higher understanding

  • Study Perennial Wisdom to gain the higher capabilities of appreciation and respect