I live outside of the system and I live quite comfortably. I own my land, work for myself, and only pay taxes on a state level (sales tax).
Yes, it can be quite difficult (I was a vagrant for several years before I found my niche), but as with so many other things, you can make it work if you're determined/creative enough.
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