Government printing-press money distorts economic reality and dilutes morality. Financial speculation rises with the increased quantity of paper money and the general work ethic deteriorates. The something-for-nothing mentality pervades society.
“Hope is never lost. If miracles do not come soon or fully or seemingly at all, remember the Savior’s example: if the bitter cup does not pass, drink it and be strong, trusting in happier days ahead.” Elder Jeffrey R Holland