So why do we do it?

Why be a chemica engineer. Well the Chemical engineer bachlors degree is the ultimate victory, its like climbing everest, it sucks sometimes on the way, but at the end of the road its beautiful. A chemical Engineer can do anything from process engineering, to pharmaceutical study, Med School, Law school, Business school and so forth.

The question is asked when taking Chemical engineering thermo, why am I doing this. 8 hours a day in the library, no social life, etc. Well apart from cold cash, Chemical Engineering has a lot of benifits, what do you think?