"All of your experiences are determined by your assumptions and it is how you are using your imagination that is driving these assumptions to create your state of being. For an assumption will build of bridge of incidents that lead inevitably to the fulfillment of your image of your conscious or unconscious desires." Beverly Blanchard, Waking Times
Greed plus the three monkeys routine equals a statement on the negatives of capitalism. The money is placed in the ears, eyes or mouth of each monkey representing their silence bought as they stare on looking half asleep. Pretty basic with the cartoon style.