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By playing your cards right, most actions can be manipulated with reverse psychology. Learning about psychology can be a great way to exploit other people’s actions.
-The more you say you don’t want them to do something, the more they want to do
-The more you do something that you don’t want others to do, the more others will want to do.
Milton Erickson–who, when his child refused to eat the asparagus on his plate, countered his wife's demands by telling his young son that of course he shouldn't eat his asparagus–brilliantly providing him with the unacceptable reason: "You're not old enough." Which was quite enough to get the resistant child to immediately set about devouring his asparagus–to demonstrate unequivocally to his parents that, yes, he was indeed old enough to eat the "advanced" vegetable.