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Even people born wealthy or into a powerful family often go through a twisted upbringing...they grow up with a bunker mentality, like they can't trust anyone because everyone is out to rip them off or steal their place on the ladder. So they only associate with other paranoid rich people...
originally posted by: Edumakated
Most people have some sort of trauma or hardship in their lives.
Often times that trauma or challenge is what makes a person stronger and gives them the drive to be successful.
originally posted by: Never Despise
a reply to: ketsuko
I've heard it said that the skills needed to gain wealth and power are not necessarily the skills needed to preserve it. There seem to be many who rise to the top through great risk taking but lose it all due to an inability to know when to cool off and consolidate...
"Quitting while you are ahead is not the same thing as quitting."
-Former Chinese heroin kingpin in southeast asia who stopped growing poppies at the top of his game.
originally posted by: andy06shake
a reply to: Lumenari
I don't hate anyone Lumenari per-say.
Think about that. x
Seems to be oozing out you all the same.
Cant imagine why that is?
/facepalm right back at ya. x