CaptainTripps82 t1_jc9s0fr wrote

I think it's healthy for anyone to celebrate their successes. The idea that you shouldn't get pleasure from external validation is kind of ridiculous, along with a few of the other strictures of the various Anons. People are people, addicts or not


CaptainTripps82 t1_j6jq78a wrote

I was encouraged to do so when I purchased a home a few years back. The market wasn't as crazy at it's been the last couple of years but it was still competitive and starting to tip towards sellers with a lot of cash buyers around, so it was seen as an edge.


CaptainTripps82 t1_iqop1yj wrote

Reminds me of Clement Stone or whatever, positive mental attitude. Job I had selling insurance was big on pushing his rhetoric.

On the one hand, it's good simple advice, on the other the following is cultish and generally misguided/ borderline exploitative