I was thinking.
You know sometimes people say.
If only my parents bought... whatever asset, then we would be rich and won't need to work anymore.
Then I also think. Well, buying XYZ asset would cost a lot in their time and they probably won't have the funds when they were younger.
So I came up with a table. The below is basically for USA. But it's just an example of what life was like. So take it with some salt and pepper.