No bees, no honey; no work, no money
"...to set budding more,
And still more, later flowers for the bees,
Until they think warm days will never cease;
For Summer has o'erbrimm'd their clammy cells."
A vision of plenty from honest toil.
We read and are impressed, but for the individual who is keen and eager to work but cannot find a job, it is like a bee that can't find flowers.
Sometimes there are no easy answers but, unlike bees, humans have unlimited powers to adapt and change. Self-employment might be the answer. Increasing education and skills can lead to new opportunities, and occasionally the frustrated, unemployed person will come up with a completely new, original idea - and make a fortune.
Necessity is the mother of invention.